By Mike Miner
Tomorrow morning, tune in to q on CBC Radio to hear Shad announce the five acts fans voted into the top 10. Tune in to your CBC Radio afternoon program or check back here on Tuesday, May 5, at 4 p.m. ET to find out the five acts our panel of judges choose to complete Searchlight's national top 10.
Once the top 10 is announced, fans can vote for three artists per day to help decide the finalists. In this round, the artist with the most votes will automatically advance, and judges will each pick one more artist to round out the four Searchlight finalists. Good luck to all the artists!
The ultimate winner will appear at the CBCMusic.ca Festival Saturday, May 23rd at Echo Beach in Toronto and receive $20,000 in music gear from Yamaha Music Canada.
The five acts selected by voters have been announced:
The Fall Line, "Original Sin" (Montreal)
Kellie Loder, "On This Drive" (St John's)
Lost Cousins, "Drift" (Ottawa)
Devan and Khalid, "No Ribbons" (Toronto)
Orange O'Clock, "Can't Fight the Feeling" (Quebec City)
Tune in to your afternoon show on CBC to find out which five acts the judges choose to round out the top 10.