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John Mayer, Phillip Phillips to perform at Illinois State Fair 2013

Friday, March 22, 2013
Singer John Mayer

Singer John Mayer (AP Photo)

John Mayer will perform at the Illinois State Fair in Springfield on Sunday, August 11, 2013.

Mayer is a seven-time Grammy Award winner. Phillip Phillips, an American Idol champion, will open for Mayer.

Mayer is probably best-known for his hit singles "Your Body Is a Wonderland," "Daughters," "Waiting on the World to Change" and "Say." He has recorded three number one albums, including his most recent release, "Born and Raised."

Phillips won American Idol in May of 2012. His debut album is "The World from the Side of the Moon."

Tickets go on sale Saturday, March 30 at 10 a.m. at or by calling (800) 745-3000. The 2013 Illinois State Fair runs August 8- 18. Find the schedule at

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