Tour dates for the "American Idol" summer tour have been announced. This season's the Top 10 kick off the tour July 1 in Detroit, and make it out to Seattle on Aug. 20 to play KeyArena.

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Tour dates for the “American Idol” summer tour have been announced. This season’s the Top 10 kick off the tour July 1 in Detroit, and make it out to Seattle on Aug. 20 to play KeyArena.

The tour usually appears at the Tacoma Dome every summer, so I’m curious why there’s a change of venue.

Tickets for the Seattle show go on sale May. 15.

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