Phillip Phillips moves up on ‘American Idol’

In this undated image released by Fox, the remaining ten contestants from the singing competition series, from left, Phillip Phillips, Elise Testone, DeAndre Brackensick, Hollie Cavanaugh, Colton Dixon, Skylar Laine, Heejun Han, Jessica Sanchez, Josh Ledet and Erika Van Pelt, pose for a group photo in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Fox, Michael Becker)Phillip Phillips didn’t follow the advice from his “American Idol” mentors — and the judges loved him for it.