Colton Dixon talks 'American Idol' tour and 'edgy' Christian album


Colton Dixon hasn't wasted any time since been ousted unexpectedly early from "American Idol" during Season 11. The Top 7 finisher went on a songwriting spree immediately after his exit, and although he hasn't yet signed a record deal, he's excited to release a Christian album after the "Idol" summer tour ends."We're definitely planning to release [an album] by the end of the year, and it's gonna be in the Christian world," Dixon tells Zap2it. "It is Christian music, but not your typical contemporary Christian music. It's very artsy and edgy, which I love about it. It's very creative."But if you want to hear Dixon before then, you can catch the 20-year-old singing three solo songs on tour. "You'll hear one that you know from the show," he says. "You'll hear one that you should know that I didn't do on the show but would have liked to. And you'll hear one that you don't...


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