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Want to sing in front of Elton John fans at the Kimmel Center? Philadelphia’s WMGK is looking for an EJ enthusiast to perform at their exclusive VIP reception in the Kimmel Center lobby on Saturday November 11, prior to the Philly POPS Presents: THE MUSIC OF ELTON JOHN.

Also featured is vocalist Michael Cavanaugh.


What you can win:

The Grand Prize winner scores 10 tickets to see Philly Pops Presents:  THE MUSIC OF ELTON JOHN, free dinner for two,and  the opportunity to perform in the Kimmel Center lobby.

There will also be five finalists. Each will receive a pair of tickets to see Philly Pops Presents: THE MUSIC OF ELTON JOHN on Saturday, November 10 at Kimmel Center.  The Grand Prize winner and their guests will attend the November 11th concert and do two or three numbers at a reception.

To enter, submit a video clip (1 minute or longer) of yourself performing an Elton John song via the form at the station’s Web site by no later than noon on October 27. 

After receiving all entries, the WMGK and Philly Pops staff will narrow them down to a Top 5.

From Oct. 31 through November 2nd, the submissions of those five finalists will be posted on where listeners can vote for their favourite.

The overall winner will be determined by a combination of who receives the most votes and scoring by the judging panel.

Judging panel’s scores will be determined by musicianship, vocals, ability to translate performance to a performance in the Kimmel Center lobby.