American Idol Pals Open Leah Marlene’s Homecoming Concert

Fritz Hager will also join Maddie Poppe on her West Coast Tour Dates

Fritz Hager Maddie Poppe Leah Marlene

Leah Marlene teased a third artist for her homecoming concert in Normal, Illinois, set for August 27. She previously revealed that her fellow American Idol season 20 contestant, Fritz Hager would be opening for her. Now, the singer has announced that Season 16 winner Maddie Poppe, is also on the bill.

What’s more, Fritz will also be opening for Maddie on the West Coast leg of her summer tour!

“MADDIE POPPE MADDIE POPPE MADDIE POPPE!!!!!!!,” Leah writes in her big social media reveal. “@maddiepoppe is coming to Normal to join @fritzhagermusic and I as we put on an unforgettable night of music!!” To get your tickets, Click this link.

The concert will take place on the field at the Corn Crib Stadium in Normal, Illinois on August 27. Leah has shared there will be a “huge production” with a video screen and a “full on band.”

American Idol Maddie Poppe’s Poppy New “One That Got Away”

“I couldn’t be more excited to have my best pal Fritz opening the show,” Leah gushed. “He’s going to be playing an incredible set and might hop on stage for a few songs with me as well!”


View this post on Instagram


A post shared by Leah Marlene (@leahmarlenemusic)

Fritz Hager joins Maddie Poppe tour for West coast dates

Meanwhile, Maddie made her own announcement on Instagram: “Here’s the run to finish out the summer!” Maddie announced. The singer-songwriter has been on tour since the beginning of June. “Coming out to the west coast with @fritzhagermusic AND joining him and @leahmarlenemusic at The Corn Crib Stadium in Illinois on August 27th. Tickets live on my website right now!” 

Maddie’s West coast tour stops include Salt Lake City UT on Aug 22, Seattle, WA on Aug 24, Portland, OR on Aug 25, Los Angeles, CA on Aug 31, And, she’ll make a detour to Normal, IL on Aug 27. Click HERE for information.


View this post on Instagram


A post shared by Maddie Poppe (@maddiepoppe)

About mj santilli 34526 Articles
Founder and editor of, home of the awesomest fan community on the net. I love cheesy singing shows of all kinds, whether reality or scripted. I adore American Idol, but also love The Voice, Glee, X Factor and more!