It’s official, America has a new favorite singing competition show and it is The Voice. The fantastic show has put a fresh spin on the genre that has worked so well that yet another rip-roaring has just been ordered. Casting calls are ready to start soon. Now you can show America what you’ve got by raising your ‘Voice”. The Voice mentors include music superstars Adam Levine, Blake Shelton and this years exciting new additions, the fabulous Gwen Stefani and producer/artist extraordinaire Pharrell Williams who judge each contestant based on the best voice, real talent, unique sound, right attitude, and performance that makes a permanent impression. Make no mistake, though The Voice is initially judged just on that – the voices. The fantastic foursome sit with their backs to the singers and judge first strictly on the voices they hear. In order for the judges to see a performance they must like the voice enough to hit a button which spins their chair around to see “The Voice” they find promise in. All musical styles are being searched by the producers for this all new season. Singers will once again compete weekly contests with the chance to walk away with the grand prize of a recording contract and $100,000 dollars cash!For participating in the contest, applicants must be a legal U.S. resident, and their age must be at least 18 years or older. The show contains three stages of competition such as the blind audition, battle phase and the live performances. A coach will select the impressive contestant for his/her team of competitors during the blind audition stage. If the talent will be selected by more than one coach, then the contestant have right to select the coach, with whom he/she wants to work during the competition. If any contestant will not be selected by a coach then he/she will be eliminated. The competition will start when the teams will be set. The contestants will be mentored by coaches to transform their superlative voices for becoming star artists. Two contestants of one team will stay against each other to sing the same song in front of studio audience. On the basis of this, the contestants, who will continue and who will go home will be decided by coaches. The top contestants from every team will compete during a live telecast in the final stage, performance. The winner will be selected by audience vote. For final stage of competition, every coach will have their best contestant left standing. “The Voice” will be named from these four and will receive the grand prize of the recording contract and $100,000. leave a comment below and you can go here for more information nbcthevoice.com/ Here are the current open audition locations – stay tuned for updates!
New Orleans, LA – May 31-June 1, 2014 Ernest N. Morial Convention Center 900 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70130
Washington, DC – June 7-8, 2014 Walter E. Washington Convention Center Walter E. Washington Convention Center 801 Mt Vernon Pl NW, Washington, DC 20001
Cleveland, OH – June 14-15, 2014 Cleveland Public Auditorium 500 Lakeside Ave, Cleveland, OH 44114
Denver, CO – June 21, 2014 Magness Arena at University of Denver 2240 East Buchtel Blvd, Denver, CO 80208