American Idol sensation David Archuleta
announces his first solo tour starting February 24 in Virginia Beach. VA. He will be supported on the tour by fellow Jive Records label mate Lesley Roy
David Archuleta's eponymous debut
has gone gold with over 500,000 albums sold since its November 2008 release.
The latest single from David Archuleta, "A Little Too Not Over You," moves up the Billboard "Hot 100 Singles" chart to No. 52* last week.
His previous single "Crush" rocketed to No. 2 on Billboard's "Hot 100 Singles" back in August 2008. During its first week of release, "Crush" dominated the Billboard "Hot Digital Songs" chart in the No. 1 position, selling in excess of 166,000 downloads.
David reveals his acting chops when he appears as himself in Nickelodeon's hit teen show iCarly
on February 7. David joins "iCarly" star Miranda Cosgrove
to host a special "Crush Night."
David Archuleta, the runner-up on the 7th season of American Idol
, is from Murray, Utah, a town outside Salt Lake City. He came to national attention and captured the hearts and imagination of a nation with several show-stopping performances on "American Idol."
Irish pop-rock singer Lesley Roy joins David on this string of dates. Lesley released her debut album Unbeautiful
in September 2008 on Reunion/Jive Records. The title track is currently No. 33* on the Billboard "Hot 100 Singles" chart.
February 24 Sandler PAC Virginia Beach, VA
February 25 The National Richmond, VA
February 26 Starland Ballroom Sayerville, NJ
February 28 The Chameleon Lancaster, PA
March 1 Crocodile Rock Allentown, PA
March 2 Pearl Street Northampton, MA\
March 3 Infinity Clarence, NY
March 5 Newport Columbus, OH
March 6 Barrymore Madison, WI
March 7 DECC Duluth, MN
March 8 House of Blues Chicago, IL
March 10 Diamond Oklahoma City, OK
March 11 Scout Bar Beaumont, TX
March 12 Scout Bar San Antonio, TX
March 14 Sunshine Theatre Albuquerque, NM
March 16 The Marquee Phoenix, AZ
March 17 Glasshouse Pomona, CA
March 18 Grand Sierra Theatre Reno, NV
March 20 Civic Auditorium Idaho Falls, ID
March 21 Knitting Factory Boise, ID
-David Archuleta Official Site
-Lesley Roy Official Site
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