About the Competition
With respect to the 32nd Annual Main Street Fest which was held in Historic Downtown Grapevine, JG Entertainment will be responsible to host the entire event. The competition will be of Icon vocals, so all singers out there, here’s a call for you! The competition will be 3 days from Friday, May 20, 2016 to Sunday, May 22, 2016.
As per the press release of this competition, the DFW competition will give away packages exceeding $20,000 to all the young winners. Also, the winners will get to get their voices recorded with artist branding, winning producers, social media branding, scholarships, image consulting photo shoots and much more.
The JG Entertainment has partnered with the School of Rock which is the home of Dalton Rapattoni. They will give out scholarships to the winners too. And this is not it, the lucky winner will receive full scholarship to Los Angeles Summer Intensive at the Hollywood Launch Academy, isn’t it exciting?
Young Singers are required for 3rd Annual
The press release has disclosed the sponsors, prizes, and scholarships, for the competition and the preparations are in full swing. Currently, the team is accepting and welcoming registrations for all young singers from 7 to 30 years of age.
So, if your friends say that you sing well and are under the prescribed age range, you must not miss this exciting opportunity. The JG Entertainment is looking forward to seeing promising talents to becoming a super star in future. Additionally, the DFW Icon will also give advantage to Kidd’s Kids, which is the organization founded by the Kidd Kraddick.
Jonathan George, the CEO of the JG Entertainment lives in Los Angeles, CA and is responsible for the production of the young names of Nickelodeon, Disney, MTV, Sony, Universal, and many more. Not only this, he has bagged tremendous praise for developing Top 12 Guys Trevor Douglas from the last year and American Idol’s Dalton Rapattoni. So you can imagine the worth and fame of this show as it is associated with the JG Entertainment.
In one of his interviews with media, George shares his thoughts about the competition, “It is exciting to come home to Dallas to find the most promising talent. We are always looking for new and up-coming stars. Stars are not born, they are created.”
The Format of the Competition
The competition will take place at the Palace Theatre. Coming towards the format of the singing competition, singers will be required to sing in the preliminary rounds on Friday, May 20, 2016 and Saturday, May 21, 2016 while the singers have to perform main stage for the finals on Sunday, May 22, 2016. The singers who are applying should know that they will be kept under four group categories with respect to age, i.e. from 7 to 11, 12 to 15, from 16 to 19 and 20 to 30.
How to Apply?
All those who are willing to apply must provide the required information and get themselves registered online at www.DFWICON.com. All those who are going to apply for the competition must know that there is registration fee of $50 for the competition. It should be noted, however, that there was $40 fee for the registration if you had registered yourself online, before Saturday, April 30, 2016 but since the date has already passed, you have to register by paying $50.