Jessica Sanchez saved by judges

Posted at Apr 13 2012 11:57 AM | Updated as of Apr 13 2012 07:57 PM

Jessica Sanchez is still in the final 7 of "American Idol" after being saved by the judges in today's episode.

Sanchez landed in the bottom 3 along with Joshua Ledet and Elise Testone.

Sanchez sang "Nobody's Supposed To Be Here" to convince the judges to save her.

Jennifer Lopez, Steven Tyler and Randy Jackson stormed up on stage after Sanchez started to sing.

Lopez told the Fil-Mexican contestant that she is not going home, while Jackson grabbed the microphone and told viewers to "vote for the best."

Sanchez, meanwhile, told "American Idol" host Ryan Seacrest that she was not surprised to be in the bottom 3.

[email protected], April 13, 2012