Lauren Alaina and Scotty McCreery's American Idol Finale SongsThe finalists performed three songs each before the last night of voting began – vote for your favorite

ROUND 1: SCOTTY

For the first round of competition, Scotty McCreery picked his favorite song of the season, "Gone" by Montgomery Gentry. "I couldn't think of a better way to start the show," Jennifer Lopez said of the performance. Randy Jackson thought it was "brilliant."