'American Idol' Top 10 to go on tour this summer
Published Apr 27 2012, 02:17 BST | By Kate Goodacre American Idol
's Top 10 finalists will go on tour this summer, it has been confirmed.
Host Ryan Seacrest announced the two-month-long tour during Thursday's (April 26) live results show
on Fox. The contestants who will appear on the tour are Colton Dixon
, Elise Testone, Joshua Ledet, Skylar Laine, Phillip Phillips, Hollie Cavanagh, Jessica Sanchez, DeAndre Brackensick, Heejun Han and Erika van Pelt.> Find out who led Digital Spy's 'American Idol' reader poll this week
"Every year we are amazed at the extraordinary wealth of untapped talent that is discovered on American Idol
and we couldn't be happier with this season's top 10 contestants," said 19 Entertainment
president Iain Pirie in a statement.
"We are truly excited to bring our contestants on tour across America directly to our fans' hometowns."
The two-month-long tour begins at the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit on Friday, July 6 and concludes at the Bradley Centre in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on September 11.
Tickets go on general sale on Friday, May 11.