Idol Headlines for 9/2/14

The America’s Got Talent semi-finals continue tonight on NBC 9/8c pm.

Maroon 5 appears on The tonight show with Jimmy Fallon to perform and promote their new album V.

Maroon 5 announces 2015 tour – Maroon 5 will tour the world in 2015, starting Feb. 16 in Dallas. The Maroon 5 2015 World Tour will visit 27 North American cities between February and April before traveling to the United Kingdom, Netherlands, Germany, Italy and Spain. The group’s album V, featuring the singles Maps and Animals, is out today. The band has several upcoming television appearances, including The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon tonight, America’s Got Talent on Wednesday and The Ellen DeGeneres Show Sept. 8. Frontman Adam Levine will appear on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Thursday. – The tour begins in February 2015. See the schedule at USA Today

Adam Levine To Produce Autobiographical 1990s Family Comedy For NBC – Adam Levine is guiding aspiring young musicians as they pursue their dreams of stardom on NBC’s The Voice. Now the Maroon 5 frontman is taking a look back at his years as an up-and-coming rocker in Kids in America, a comedy series for NBC. The single-camera project, which has received a script commitment, hails from Levine’s 222 Prods. and Universal TV where the company has a first-look deal. It is inspired by Levine’s real-life experiences and centers on an unconventional family as seen through the eyes of a teenager with the dream of becoming a rock star. Aaron Blitzstein (Family Guy) will write the script and will executive produce with 222 Prods.’ Levine, longtime manager/producing partner Jordan Feldstein and development executive Josh Gummersall. – Read more at Deadline

Usher announces ‘UR Experience’ tour dates – Usher has announced 28 dates for The UR Experience Tour this fall.
The She Came to Give It to You singer’s first headlining tour in three years will begin Nov. 1 in Montreal, with the first U.S. show coming three days later in the Detroit area. The tour wraps Dec. 14 in Tampa. “With The UR Experience, I want to give my fans an ever-changing live show full of surprises and special guests,” Usher says via a news release. “I am really excited to be with my fans and give them an Usher experience like they’ve never seen or heard before.” – Read more at USAToday

Exclusive News: Halo Circus to Embark on Friday Night Residency in L.A. – L.A. band Halo Circus, featuring an American Idol alum, will embark on a month-long, 9PM Friday night residency at The Hotel Café, a tastemaker venue, in Los Angeles. The residency launches on September 26. “I’m excited for all that’s on the horizon for Halo Circus,” said singer Allison Iraheta, an American Idol Season 8 finalist and fan favorite. “We’re thrilled to announce our upcoming Friday night residency at The Hotel Cafe in Los Angeles that kicks off at the end of September. When we got offered the residency, it felt like a wonderful stamp of approval from such an influential venue that’s one of our favorite places to play. And we’re so humbled and honored to be included on the album Making Patterns Rhyme: A Tribute to Duran Duran, due out in October, with Moby, Warpaint and Little Dragon, and to be playing alongside amazing legends like Heart and Emmylou Harris in November on the first-ever ‘Grammy Festival at Sea: Women Who Rock!’ cruise. We can’t wait to get started!” – Read more at Artist Direct

Ryan Seacrest and a Talking Cat Promote his new Menswear Line for Macys

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