Round 2 of Hollywood week started with 96 contestants and ended up with just 71 left after the group day episode. Group day is where the remaining 96 contestants must form into groups, agree upon a song, learn the lyrics, plus choreograph the entire number within the time span of twelve hours and perform as a team.
Out of the initial 96 contestants who entered Group day, only 71 survived to get to the next round.
Alex Lambert stood out as one of the best performers in round 2, despite having problems with his group leader Mary Powers.
Lambert is from North Richland Hills, Texas. His musical influences are Willie Nelson and Johnny Cash.