Casey Abrams and Haley Reinhart are said to have begun dating after being closely confined with the other finalists in the American Idol house.
An American Idol source told In Touch that Haley and Abrams, both 20, have become quite a cosy couple.'Most of their downtime is spent together and they have a very touchy-feely relationship', the insider said.'They're always lying on each other when they're around the other contestants and everybody thinks they're hooking up', the source added.
Abrams looked like he was going to collapse after he was saved from elimination from the judges last week.
He slipped onto his knees, grabbed his heads and was trembling with disbelief at his good fortune at being allowed to stay another week.
--revealed the two will be doing a duet together on this summer's Idol tour. But we'll talk later." There was no shortage of tears as Burnell became the fourth guy in a row this season to be sent packing.
From good friend Candice Glover to judges Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj, there was plenty of smeared mascara to go around.
Thrown together in the emotionally charged atmosphere of American Idol, contestants are bound to become close.
And it seems that for two of this year's hopefuls a romance has even blossomed.
"A crush only involves one person," Burnell told us. So it's mutual, and we hope those two crazy kids make it.
"I wasn't expecting Nicki to cry," admitted Burnell.
(Considering how the judge feels about Burnell was less surprised by the voting results.
So what did Amber say to him after he was eliminated?
"She didn't say much because everybody was crying," said Burnell, who--spoiler alert!