The only person more upset to learn of James Durbin's American Idol departure than the contestant himself? Judge Jennifer Lopez, 41, who broke down in tears when host Ryan Seacrest delivered the bad news during Thursday's results show.
"I worked so damn hard and I was hoping to get there," Durbin said while tears rolled down his cheeks. "But I did so much stuff that's never been done on the show. I did what I came here to do, and that was to give metal a chance."