Irish rock band U2 to perform at ‘American Idol’ finale

Updated: May 24, 2011, 14:03 PM IST

Washington: It’s official. U2 is all set to perform at ‘American Idol’ finale.

The Irish rockers recently picked up the Top Touring Artist Award at the 2011 Billboard Music Awards.

They will hit the stage for the big show a night after performing in Salt Lake City, Utah, reports ContactMusic.

During the Idol finale, country singers Scotty MCCreery and Lauren Alaina will discover who is the season 10 winner of American Idol.