LITTLE ROCK Kris Allen appeared on KURB-FM 98.5 at 7 a.m. this morning while touring Little Rock and Conway after being selected for the American Idol top three.
Allen spent about 15 minutes on the radio station.
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He even participated in a giveaway of free front-row tickets for the American Idol tour, which will be at Alltel Arena in North Little Rock July 25. Allen spoke with each of the first nine callers for the radio contest for a couple of seconds. Caller nine, who won the tickets, told Allen on air that she is the mother of a high school classmate of Allen's.
After the radio show Allen will head to the AT&T store at Shackleford Crossing where he is scheduled to appear at 9:45 a.m.
The station announced that it plans to replay the interview at 8:40 a.m.
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