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Phillip Phillips to Perform at American Family Children's Hospital Gala

Phillip Phillips to Perform at American Family Children's Hospital Gala; Madison, WisconsinMadison, Wisconsin - Phillip Phillips will perform at the “Raise the Roof” gala for American Family Children’s Hospital. Hosted by Friends of UW Hospital and Clinics, the event will take place on Saturday, February 22, 2014 beginning at 5:30pm at Monona Terrace Convention Center. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Children's Hospital Sick Kids Can’t Wait campaign.

Phillip Phillips is a singer-songwriter known as the winner of the eleventh season of American Idol. His coronation song, “Home”, released after his win, became the best-selling of all coronation songs. His debut album “The World from the Side of the Moon” featuring U.S. Billboard 100 number one hits such as “Home” and “Gone Gone Gone” was released in November 2012. His album has been certified Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America.

Phillip Phillips appearance is sponsored by American Family Insurance. Mr. Phillips’ songs, “Home” and “Gone Gone Gone” are featured in advertising for the Madison-based insurance company.

“We are thrilled to have Mr. Phillips perform at the gala and are grateful to our friends at American Family Insurance for making it possible,” said Kathy Trace, President of Friends of UW Hospital and Clinics. “We look forward to an inspirational, fun-filled evening to support the American Family Children’s Hospital.”

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Date Published: 01/10/2014