With The Voice scaling again to 1 cycle per season, NBC has unveiled its subsequent massive actuality music competitors.
During Sunday evening’s Super Bowl LVI, the community revealed that music legends Kelly Clarkson and Snoop Dogg had been set as hosts.
From the producers of Eurovision Song Contest and The Voice, American Song Contest brings the musical phenomenon to America.
The all-live collection will premiere on Monday, March 21 from 8-10 p.m. ET/PT from the NBCUniversal lot.
The collection will run for eight weeks on Monday nights with the Grand Final scheduled for May 9.
Snoop Dogg mentioned of his casting, “I am honored to host ‘American Song Contest’ alongside my lil sis Kelly Clarkson, aka Miss Texas.” 🎤🎬👊🏾👊🏾
Clarkson added, “I have been a fan and love the concept of Eurovision and am thrilled to bring the musical phenomenon to America.”
“I’m so excited to work with Snoop and can’t wait to see every state and territory represented by artists singing their own songs.”
Here is the official logline for the undertaking:
America’s greatest televised dwell leisure occasion has arrived! Based on the worldwide phenomenon “Eurovision Song Contest,” organized for 65 years by the European Broadcasting Union and watched by 200 million viewers yearly, this wonderful musical spectacular combines the aggressive spirit of rooting to your favourite sports activities workforce with the enjoyment of watching a dwell efficiency of an unique tune.
“American Song Contest” will characteristic dwell new music performances – representing all 50 states, 5 U.S. territories and our nation’s capital – competing to win the nation’s vote for the perfect hit tune.
An unbelievable solo artist, duo or a band will characterize every location and carry out a brand new unique tune, celebrating the depth and number of totally different types and genres throughout America.
The dwell competitors consists of three rounds because the artists compete in a collection of Qualifying Rounds, adopted by the Semi-Finals and the final word Grand Final the place one state or territory will emerge victorious.
Sounds compelling, proper?
It can be thrilling to see if a brand new actuality music competitors can break by in 2022.
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