ITHACA, N.Y. — Canadian singer Carly Rae Jepsen is set to perform at Cornell University next month, the university announced.

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The singer — who was launched into stardom when she co-wrote “Call Me Maybe” — is scheduled to perform at 7 p.m. Nov. 1 at Barton Hall.

The hit song spent nine weeks atop the Billboard Hot 100 and was named the Song of the Summer in 2012.

The song was also nominated for a Grammy Award and was a multi-platinum-selling breakout song for the artist, according to Jepsen’s website.

She just released her third full-length album “Emotion” in August.

Tickets will go on sale at at 9 a.m. Thursday for students and on Friday for general admission. They can be purchased only at

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Jolene Almendarez

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