Clay Aiken is preparing for his upcoming Timeless Tour, which he co-headlines with his friend and American Idol Winner (Season 2) Ruben Studdard. The Timeless tour officially kicks off this Friday July 23rd. in Asheville, NC.
The timeless tour is a month long tour, where Clay and Ruben will be belting out classic hits from the 50’s. 60’s, and 70’s. Both American Idol contestants are remarkable and talented singers in their own right, and will make each concert a night to remember.
Ruben the Velvet Teddy Bear:
Ruben Studdard is the American Idol winner from season 2, with a strong powering soulful voice the Velvet Teddy Bear makes his presence known on stage. Ruben has released four albums, since winning on American Idol. Soulful, Ruben’s debut album released in 2003 sold close to 2 million copies, and was number 1 on the music charts. Rubens other albums I Need an Angel (2004), The Return (2006), and Love Is (2009) were not quite as successful in sales as his debut album, but creatively they are great albums.
Ruben founded The Ruben Studdard Foundation for the Advancement of Children in the Music Arts, with its sole purpose to promote and nurture; music / arts through education for children.
Clay Aiken the Timeless Performer:
Clay is the runner up from American Idol (Season 2) who went on to be a successful recording artist. Clay has sold multi-million copies of all his albums from his debut release of Measure of a Man (2003) through On My Way Here (2009). His new release Tried and True (2010) from Decca Records was recently released and has been well received by his fans. The official tour for Tried and True is expected to start sometime in 2011.
Clay a gifted, talented, and polished singer has won many fan choice awards over the years, an outstanding entertainer that gives his best on stage.
Clay is an advocate for many charities and social awareness programs. Clay through several foundations has helped raised millions of dollars for various charities and causes. Clay was appointed the National Ambassador for UNICEF in 2004 with the goal of helping to raise funds and awareness for emergency relief from disasters where needed.
Clay and Ruben Timeless Charity Auction: VIP Packages up for Bids:
Both Clay and Ruben have been and still are advocates for several charities around the world. On the Timeless Tour which they co-headline together, Clay and Ruben will have 2 VIP Packages up for auction at each concert.
The auction is currently held on line at charitybuzz the lucky winners will have a meet and greet with both Clay and Ruben after the concert, all proceeds of the VIP packages go to The National Inclusion Project, and the Ruben Studdard Foundation.
The 2 VIP packages are online and open for bidding for each concert date. This is a chance to meet and spend time with these talented singers, and donate to a charitable cause.
The Timeless Tour with Clay Aiken and Ruben Studdard begins July, 23rd Concert listings are posted below:
By George Luker © Copyright 2010 Krule Music Group