Rickey performed in the third group. He sang "One Last Cry" by Brian McKnight. He received enough votes to send him to the Top 12 along with Vanessa Olivarez.
During the first week, Rickey sang "1-2-3" by Len Barry. He garnered enough votes to be considered "safe" that week.
Rickey sang "It Might Be You" by Stephen Bishop. He garnered enough votes to be considered "safe" that week.
Rickey sang "I've Done Enough Dyin' Today" by Larry Gatlin. He was put in the Bottom 3 for that week.
Rickey sang "Let's Groove" by Earth, Wind & Fire. There was no elimination that week due to Corey Clark's disqualification.
Rickey sang "Endless Love" by Lionel Richie & Diana Ross. He was eliminated at this stage of the competition.