Colton Dixon Announces Record Deal, New Single

by at . Comments

Are you sitting down, Colton Dixon fans? The seventh-place finisher on American Idol Season 11 has a major announcement to make.

In a new video, the singer says he's been signed by EMI/CMG and will be releasing a new album in the near future. It will include the single "You Are," which Dixon describes here as a "worship song" that he's very excited for supporters to hear.

Throughout the summer, Dixon has been performing an original song, “Never Gone,” on the Idols LIVE! tour. It will be available on iTunes September 25.

Colton was one of the more popular Idol contestants on Season 11.

His piano-based piano-infused take Eminem and Rihanna’s “Love the Way You Lie" was especially memorable and many were shocked when he was given the boot, despite never falling into the Bottom 3 until his final week.

Tags: ,
Like Us On Facebook

More From The Hollywood Gossip


American Idol Season 14: Who's Coming Back?

We have major American Idol Season 14 news. Read on to learn who will be returning.

Caleb Johnson Takes Jena Irene to the Prom!

Caleb Johnson and Jena Irene as prom dates? Does it get any cuter than this?!?

American Idol Finale: All the Performances!

American Idol crowned a winner last night. It also featured very many performances.

American Idol Results: Who Won Season 13?

The American Idol results are in! Did Caleb Johnson or Jena Irene win Season 13?