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OMG: 'iCarly' Star Singing at the Mall!!!



    It's you and your tween's time to get your Nickelodeon on as Jennette McCurdy (aka Sam Puckett on iCarly) gets off the web and into local malls to benefit a good cause.

    The 18-year-old is taking a break from yelling at her TV classmates to flex her vocals in another direction: country music. The Generation Love for St. Jude tour will be making a stop at Grossmont Center in San Diego on April 5. At each performance, screaming tweenage fans will be able to get their little hands on a $10 package that includes two songs ("Generation Love" and "Put Your Arms Around Someone") and a photo of McCurdy. All proceeds will go to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.

    In its first week, the Generation Love tour raised more than $26,000. McCurdy’s feisty TV character melts away in person; she became involved with the hospital when it sponsored a chance for brain cancer patient Cody Waters to meet the cast of iCarly. McCurdy remained friends with Waters until he died in 2009, at 9 years old. She dedicated her single "Homeless Heart" to the boy and his foundation.