It began in large a number, it came down to 25 contestants, where after voting for almost one month, the first five in number of votes have emerged. As the rule of Macy’s iHeartRadio Rising Star Award dictates, only the first five out of twenty five, are the ones to go to the finals, after which the voting is opened again.
After the voting that took almost a month to pick out the first five out of the twenty five contestants ended, people have been waiting for a week now, and the results are out. The first five contestants who are now the finalists of Macy’s iHeartRadio Rising Star award competition are:
- Kenzie Nimmo from Provo, Utah
- Trevor Moran from Los Angeles, California
- The Fooo Conspiracy from Stockholm
- Chris Lane from Kernersville, North Carolina
- Christina Grimmie from Marlton, New Jersey
Voting begins again, and of course, the voters now have only five options from which they can vote for the upcoming musician (Rising star) they think is the best. The voting is now open and shall take almost a month, that’s up to the 24th of May when the voting session will come to an end. Then on the 27th of May the contestant with the highest number of votes will be announced as the winner, hence being offered the opportunity to open the 2015 iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas.