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Reba McEntire, Kelly Clarkson tour together

Thursday, November 15, 2007 – Reba McEntire and Kelly Clarkson shared forces on Reba's hit single "Because Of You " earlier this year. And now the two singers will share a stage as they tour together in January and February .

The singers will share one band and one stage on the tour as the Reba McEntire and Kelly Clarkson, announced today that they will join forces to share one stage as the 2 Worlds 2 Voices Tour kicks off in Dayton, Ohio on Jan. 17 and concludes in Kansas City, Mo. Feb. 16, covering 15 total markets.

Clarkson and McEntire sang together on McEntire's "Duets" disc from September. The song was the first single and a big hit for McEntire. Clarkson was slated to do an arena tour earlier this year, but scrapped that. She later did a theatre tour in the fall.

Tickets for the Morgantown, West Va. show go on sale November 30th, with the remaining on-sales Dec. 1, 8 and 15.

Tour dates are:
Jan. 17 Dayton, OH Nutter Center
Jan. 18 Louisville, KY Freedom Hall
Jan. 19 Morgantown, WV WV University
Jan. 24 Norfolk, VA Norfolk Scope Arena
Jan. 25 Winston Salem, NC Lawrence Joel Coliseum
Jan. 26 Fayetteville, NC Crown Center
Jan. 31 Wichita, KS Kansas Coliseum
Feb. 1 Tulsa, OK Mabee Center
Feb. 2 Bossier City, KS Century Tel
Feb. 7 St. Charles, MO Family Arena
Feb. 8 Indianapolis, IN Conseco
Feb. 9 Rockford, IL Metro Center
Feb. 14 Tupelo, MS Bancorpsouth Arena
Feb. 15 Jonesboro, AR ASU Convocation Center
Feb. 16 Kansas City, MO Sprint Center

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