Event Description:

Do you have what it takes to become an Alabama Pop Idol?! REGISTER TODAY, and get ready to be standing in the spotlight!

The event has two (2) categories, High School, and Collegiate. The High School category will take place on Thursday, April 20, 2023, and the Collegiate on Friday, April 21, 2023. To compete in the High School category, you must be currently enrolled in a High School, and to compete in the Collegiate category you must be currently enrolled in a college.

All participants will receive feedback from music industry educators. The Top 5 scores in each category receive an opportunity to perform on-stage, in a theatrical venue, for a panel of industry professionals.

Compete as a Vocal Soloist, or a Pop Ensemble of 2-4 Musicians, including Vocalist. Soloists may self-accompany, or use a backing track. Ensembles must consist of two (2), and no more than four (4) members.

The deadline to apply for this event is February 28, 2023 at 5:00PM.

Judging Measures

  • Song Choice
  • Technical Proficiency
  • Musical Expression
  • Stage Presence
  • Creativity

  • Audience Appeal

Provided Equipment

  • DW Drum Kit
  • Amplifiers
  • Keyboards

  • Microphones
  • Audio & Lighting

Instrumentalists will provide their own pedals and guitars. You may bring your own keyboard if preferred.


April 20-21, 2023




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MIC Check at Troy University
600 University Avenue
Troy, AL 36082



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