“American Idol” winner Kris Allen is opening for Keith Urban at several tour stops, but they took the stage together at the Hard Rock Cafe in Las Vegas Friday, April 23 to jam on Don Henley’s 1984 hit “Boys of Summer.”
You may recall that Keith Urban took the stage with Kris Allen at the Season 8 “American Idol” finale for “Kissed a Girl.” We thought was one of the best Idol duets of the finale. According to MJ’s Big Blog, Kris’ opening set at the Hard Rock Friday night included “Heartless”/”Gangsta’s Paradise,” “Can’t Stay Away,” “Red Guitar,” “Is It Over,” “The Truth,” “Alright With Me,” “Live Like We’re Dying” and “Come Together.”
This was Kris Allen’s first time opening for Keith Urban. The additional dates they play together are at the California
Mid State Fair in Paso Robles, Calif. (July 28), the Indiana State Fair
in Indianapolis (Aug. 14), the Great Allentown Fair in Allentown, Pa.
(Sept. 3) and the Champlain Valley Fair in Essex Junction, Vt. (Sept.
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