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The Latin Grammy-winning, Spanish-born hearthrob brings us his fusions of flamenco, jazz, rock and hip-hop. 8 p.m., Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center, Tampa. $58.25-$78.25. (813) 229-7827;

Brass Bed: The indie rockers from Lafayette, La., create a musical stew of roots rock that's infused with psychedelic, vintage and country spices. Orlando's Baron Von Bear opens. 10 p.m., New World Brewery, 1313 E Eighth Ave., Ybor City. $6.

Florida Superstars Dancesport Festival: Get your spangles on with some ballroom and Latin dance competitions through Saturday with Nick Kosovich of Dancing with the Stars as host. Day sessions 9 a.m.-5 p.m., $20. Evening sessions 8 p.m.-midnight, $25-$110. Concludes Sunday night with "Anything Goes Showdown," with winners from each category competing against each other. Tradewinds Island Grand Beach Resort, 5500 Gulf Blvd., St. Pete Beach. Reservations required. (863) 668-9668;

To watch

American Idol, 8 p.m., WTVT-Ch. 13: It's the "best of the rest" auditions, a show for all the people who made it to Hollywood but haven't had camera time yet. Translation: It's the consolation prize for all the people the producers think have zero chance of winning.

Project Runway, 10 p.m., Bravo: The final six designers make costumes for the WWE Divas. And Tim Gunn calls one outfit "so Eva Gabor in Green Acres" like it's a bad thing.

African American Lives, 9 p.m., WEDU-Ch. 3: The acclaimed documentary series returns as professor Henry Louis Gates inspires several more prominent black Americans to get in touch with their roots. This group includes Maya Angelou, Morgan Freeman and Tina Turner.