In a move that is setting up Season 5 to be the biggest and best yet, Executive Producer C.J. Allen announced today that special judge Rick Barker, former manager for Taylor Swift and current manager of American Idol Season 15 winner Trent Harmon, who has been responsible for reviewing and selecting the contestants who will advance beyond the video auditions will also join the panel for the Live Auditions, Callbacks and Finale in September.
The Shot has announced the process for Season 5 this September which includes a renewed commitment to providing contestants with the opportunity to grow their personal network, receive quality mentoring from music industry professionals and develop performance skills.
Are you preparing yourself for your audition? Our panel of esteemed and intrepid judges have contributed to this list of audition tips to get you ready yourself mentally and physically for your time in the audition room.