NATIONAL VOTE FOR OPEN MIC UK’S MUSIC COMPETITIONS
Vote for your favourite act in Open Mic UK’s music competitions
OPEN MIC UK'S NATIONAL VOTE
Open Mic UK's national vote is for acts that do not make it through to the next round of the music competitions live shows. Open Mic UK have introduced the national text vote option, which gives acts one last opportunity to progress to the next round in the form of a national public text vote. There is one wildcard place up for grabs from each region, and acts have just two weeks to gain as many votes as possible to make it through to the next round of the music competitions live shows.
All acts that don’t make it through at a live show will be allocated an individual wildcard number which will be displayed on this page so the public can vote for the act they’d like to see be given another chance to get their music heard. On the Friday after each Regional Final a leaderboard of the five acts with the most votes will be posted. The leaderboard will then be updated again on the Monday and Tuesday before voting closes at midday on the Wednesday one week after your Regional Final. Thereafter, the top placed act in the National Vote will be advised of their place in the next round of the music competition.
OPEN MIC UK NATIONAL VOTE
There are 20,000 visitors to the Open Mic UK website each week but acts can also promote their wildcard number themselves to get extra votes, ie through social media, blogs and by emailing their fan-bases.
In previous years wildcard winners have gone all the way to the National Grand Final. The wildcard gives acts the opportunity to progress to the next round and fight another day, and ultimately get the chance to perform at the National Grand Final in a bid to be crowned Open Mic UK Champion!
Please call our customer services team on 02380529966 if you have any problems related to voting. Text the specific wildcard number to 84222 to vote. Texts cost £1 per vote, plus standard network rates.
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