Buffalo will be graced with the sounds of Elliott Yamin on Wednesday, June 3rd. Yamin, who placed third on the fifth season of American Idol is one of six artists playing Kiss 98.5's Kiss the Summer Hello. The annual festival will be held at newly renamed Coca-Cola Field, formally Pilot Field and Dunn Tire Park.
The 30 year old singer has found success since his days on American Idol. In 2007 he released his self-titled CD which not only debuted at #1 on the Billboard Top Independent Albums chart but was also certified gold. Last month Yamin released his newest album, Fight For Love. His sophmore album has reached #4 on the Billboard Top Independent Albums and #26 on the Billboard 200. Unlike many Idol stars, Yamin has continued to catch fans' ears since he his day on the popular TV show.
Yamin will be taking the stage with artists 3OH!3, The White Tie Affair, Kevin Rudolf, The Ting Tings, & The Veronicas. You can read my 3OH!3 preview and White Tie Affair preview here on Examiner.com. Tickets are still available to this years festival and run from $20-$35. For more information and tickets you can go to Tickets.com.