Kris Allen played a solo concert in his hometown area for the first time since winning American Idol, and he chose the moment to make his long-awaited live debut of "Bring It Back," getting behind the keyboards to sing for the first time the song he wrote with Eg White.
Here's an HQ video from our friend snapcracklypop:
Additionally, Kris added a new cover to his repertoire - "Maybe" by Alison Krauss:
Also new to his set was Lifetime, the song he co-wrote with Jon Foreman of Switchfoot:
The setlist: Can't Stay Away, Lifetime, Man In The Mirror, The Truth, Bring It Back, Alright With Me, Maybe (Alison Krauss cover), Before We Come Undone, Is It Over, Red Guitar, Heartless/Gangsta's Paradise, Live Like We're Dying, Falling Slowly/With Or Without You, Come Together.
There's also a report from Fox 16 in Little Rock, with interviews with Kris, his brother and his dad plus photos.