'Front of the line' tickets given in Tampa Bay for American Idol auditions in Orlando on Thursday.
Fresh faced, aspiring singers from all across the Tampa Bay area are singing for the chance to gain stardom.
ABC Action News hosts the Tampa Bay Idol Auditions in Wesley Chapel today as part of the next generation of American Idol on ABC. Hundreds of aspiring singers auditioned in front of local celebrity judges in hopes of becoming the next Kelly Clarkson, Jennifer Hudson or Adam Lambert.
WESLEY CHAPEL, Fla. - Fresh faced, aspiring singers from all across the Tampa Bay area are singing for the chance to gain stardom today.
An estimated 400 young performers belted out familiar and some unfamiliar tunes in front of a three-judge panel at the first Tampa Bay Idol Auditions in Wesley Chapel Saturday.
The fortunate ones received a pass to go to the head of the line at the upcoming regional American Idols auditions in Orlando Aug. 17.
ABC Action News is the host of Tampa Bay Idol Auditions.
ABC Action News personalities and several other local celebrities served as judges of the local singing competition as part of the groundbreaking reality competition's move to ABC in 2018.