and thus the top forty eight took some cutting and for the next twelve acts they better be taking notes and really bring their a game since only five can go on to the next round. and five did  from singers emily west and the only male one miller dakota. to magic group david and liamon to dan  the comedian who made howie thrilled to have one of his own chosen. and to howards delight the tap dancers did not make the cut . and the last group and proving once again how hard the judges have it the had to pick the last act to go through and it was the dance troop brola cowego as five go on to the next round for american idol and soon joined by five more next round.