If you have ever wanted Tim Halperin to be locked up in a cage, you’re about to have your exact wish come true. Except there will probably be more people around than you’d originally hoped.
As we mentioned in our recent interview with Halperin, he will end his American Idol contract on the same day his debut album Rise and Fall is released, which is this coming Tuesday, September 27.
To promote the release, Halperin will live in a cage at the Shops at Legacy in Plano, 7201 Bishop Road, from Monday, September 26 at 5am until Tuesday, September 27 at 9am. Seriously. He will live in a cage for 28 hours.
A stationary metaphor for ‘American Idol Jail’, this is probably the only time sweet Halperin will ever be behind bars.
He has not exactly been quiet about his discontent with his American Idol contract, stating:
“Due to my American Idol contract, I have not been able to sign with a record label, so this release is independent and I am relying on my support network to get the word out.”
Hence, the cage.
Here are Halperin’s words to his fans: (more…)