Kris Allen

Mark your calendars: Kris Allen's debut disc has a release date.

"Hey guys! The album is set to release Nov 17th," the Season 8 American Idol champ announced via Twitter.

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Ever the tease, Allen did not reveal the title of the album, which is already available for pre-order on

The disc, which Allen has said will be rooted in the pop/rock genre, will be released on Jive Records and 19 Recordings, home to two other Idol alums: Season 6 champ Jordin Sparks and Season 7 runner-up David Archuleta.

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Allen is currently on tour with the rest of the top 10.