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Urban announces secret Music City gig

Wednesday, August 21, 2013 – Keith Urban will celebrate the release of his seventh studio album, "Fuse," with an album pre-release party and performance on Friday, Sept. 6 at at a secret gig in Nashville.

Fans internationally will have the chance to watch this special performance with a live stream from Yahoo! Music's Ram Country Live! program (http://music.yahoo.com). This will be Urban's first ever live digital performance.

Tickets to the event can be won through local Nashville radio station contests, print publications, television stations and keithurban.net contests to be launched in the coming weeks.

The show comes four days prior to the release of Urban's "Fuse," which has produced the Top 5 single, Little Bit Of Everything.

Urban, who will return for the next season of American Idol, is currently in the middle of the first leg of his "Light The Fuse Tour 2013", which will continue through the end of the year.


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