Thursday, April 5, 2012

Top 5 compete tonight in Week 5 of Rockokie Star Contest

The $5,000 Rockokie Star Contest is down to its final five singers. All five will compete tonight starting at 6pm at the Ring Eyed Pete's Stage inside the casino.

They'll each sing two songs and be judged on a scale of 1 to 10 by the panel of judges AND all members of the live audience. The champion will take home a first place prize of $3,000.

The grand prize winners will be announced on April 20th.

Here are the five finalists and the songs they'll sing during tonight's performances:

1. Josh Leone: "Crazy Little Thing Called Love" by Michael Buble & "Ring of Fire" by Johnny Cash

2. Meghan Coe: "Give Me One Reason" by Tracy Chapman & "Fever" by Peggy Lee

3. Nicole Edsall: "Goodbye to You" by Scandal & "You're No Good" by Linda Ronstadt

4. Brian Nelson: "American Girl" by Tom Petty & "Get Rhythm" by Johnny Cash

5. Dorrie Giruzzi: "You and I" by Lady Gaga & "Something To Talk About" by Bonnie Raitt

And here are some video highlights from last week's performances: