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American Idols bringing 2013 tour to Reading this summer

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Apr 17 2013 11:37:28 AM CDT
Updated On: Apr 17 2013 11:37:58 AM CDT
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READING, Pa. -

The American Idol finalists will be hitting the road this summer on 40-show concert tour that will include a visit to Reading.

"American Idol Live" will showcase Season 12's talented top finalists in a concert at the Sovereign Center on Aug. 24.

"American Idol Live" gives fans the chance to be up close and personal with finalists Amber Holcomb, Angie Miller, Burnell Taylor, Candice Glover, Curtis Finch Jr, Devin Velez, Janelle Arthur, Kree Harrison, Lazaro Arbos, and Paul Jolley, officials said. Aubrey Cleland, voted on by the show's fans, will also join the tour as the 11th Idol finalist.

Finalists will perform favorite moments from the season, as well as never-before-seen performances.

Tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m. on May 3. "American Idol Live" will donate $1 for each ticket sold to The Melanoma Research Alliance to help cure melanoma.

The American Idol season finale will air on Fox on May 16.