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"American Idol" finalists to sing Carole King tunes

The top six finalists on "American Idol." FOX

(CBS) "American Idol" will be dedicated to the songs of Carole King this week.

The remaining six finalists - Casey Abrams, Lauren Alaina, James Durbin, Jacob Lusk, Scotty McCreery, and Haley Reinhart - will sing tunes from the Grammy-winner's songbook on Wednesday night's performance show.

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The "Idol" hopefuls will also pair up and sing duets, Entertainment Weekly reports. It will be the first time the contestants perform together during a Wednesday night "competition" show this season.

During the live results show the following night, Season 9 finalist Crystal Bowersox and Grammy-winner Bruno Mars will hit the stage and perform their latest hits.

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