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American Idol Season 9 Vocalist Tim Urban to Play GH Concert

Gig Harbor, Washington (May 2011) –American Idol fans will have an exciting opportunity right here in Gig Harbor on June, 10, 2011 as Lighthouse Christian School will host a benefit concert by American Idol Season 9 finalist, Tim Urban. The event will be held at Chapel Hill Presbyterian Church beginning at 7:00 p.m.

During the 2010 season of American Idol, Urban emerged on the national music scene with a blend of his smooth vocals, all American charm and trademark smile. His talent, determination and upbeat attitude won the hearts of fans all over the world and earned him the number seven slot in the competition as well as the chance to perform on the American Idol 2010 summer concert tour.

Before he auditioned for American Idol, Tim was playing the local music circuit and pursuing a career in entertainment through a Christian talent organization, Actors, Models and Talent for Christ (AMTC). Tim's Christian faith has had a profound impact on his life and music.

Since finishing the American Idol 2010 concert tour, Tim has continued to press forward with his career as a recording artist. Tim immediately set to work composing and recording his own material for a new album. He released his EP “Heart of Me” on November 8, 2010 through iTunes. The six-song EP includes "Heart of Me," "Lullaby," "Wheels Touch Down," "P.S.," "I and You," and "Blur." For more information, check out Urban’s website at

Tickets for the June 10, concert will be $20 (children 4 and under are free) and can be purchased online. For more information, go to