Reigning American Idol champion Fantasia Barrino and the other nine finalists from the Fox television show's most recent season will take the stage when the American Idols Live! tour stops Wednesday in Detroit and Thursday in Cleveland.
Joining Barrino on the tour are runner-up Diana DeGarmo, along with George Huff, Jasmine Trias, Jon Peter Lewis, LaToya London, John Stevens, Jennifer Hudson, Amy Adams, and Camile Velasco.
The 48-city tour, which began July 14 in Salt Lake City, is also scheduled to stop July 31 at Value City Arena in Columbus and Aug. 4 at US Bank Arena in Cincinnati. It concludes Sept. 26 in San Jose, Calif.
Barrino, 19, released a new CD that includes her popular single "I Believe." The CD also includes Barrino's favorites, "Chain of Fools" and "Summertime."
The American Idols Live! tour performs at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit and at 7 p.m. Thursday at the CSU Convocation Center in Cleveland. For the Detroit show, tickets are $38 and $48, and are available from the Joe Louis Arena box office, the Fox Theatre box office, Ticketmaster, or www.OlympiaEntertainment.com. For the Cleveland show, tickets are $36 and $46, and are available from the Convocation Center box office or Ticketemaster.
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