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10 standouts from Searchlight 2016, including Kalunga, Andi, Zack Lane and more

Kiah Welsh

In this year's Searchlight competition, there's been a lot of impressive talent. Over 2,000 musical acts from across the country entered, but only one can win the $50,000 in grand prizing.

With so many entries, every week we highlight standout artists from different regions. Here are today's standout picks:

- Calgary's quirky, yet upbeat songstress Annie Lux
- Toronto's soulful, R&B-pop singer Andi
- Vancouver's thought-provoking Youngblood
- Montreal's quartet band, St. Lawrence Warehouse Company
- Yukon's smooth and sultry, Kalunga
- New Brunswick's Adam Washburn and R&B crooner Zack Lane
- Nova Scotia's four-member rock band, Alert the Medic
- Edmonton's alternative rock band, Good Nature
- Ottawa's catchy and vibrant, Liberty

Click the video below for more, and don't forget today's the last day to vote for your favourites. You can vote for as many artists as you like at

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