The bottom three of the week perform their assigned songs in front of Ryan Murphy himself.
With input from Woodlee, Ulrich, and Anders (in the second season) a decision is made and one of the bottom three is eliminated.
Afterwards, the eliminated contestant sings lead vocals in "Keep Holding On" by Avril Lavigne with the remaining contestants singing the background vocals.
The eliminated contestants also sang backup for the homework assignment.
Runners-up and earning 2 episode arcs on Glee: Alex Newell & Lindsay Pearce Winners of the series and earning 7 episode arcs on Glee: Samuel Larsen & Damian Mc Ginty The contender won a 2-episode arc on Glee.
Casting for a second season was announced after the first season finale.
The show's first season premiered in the US on June 12, 2011, and concluded on August 21, 2011.
In Canada, the series began airing on Slice on June 26, 2011, and in the UK, the series began airing on Sky 1 on July 14, 2011.