Tenerife Loves Karaoke 2014

Tenerife Loves Karaoke 2014!!!!
WIN - 1,000 euros in cash!
PLUS - perform live at the Tenerife Entertainment Awards 2014!

After 13 amazing heats, the grand final of Tenerife Loves Karaoke 2014 was the highest standard we've seen yet!
Round 1 saw all the finalists sing before we got down to the final 3 of Chloe Guy, Kofi-Lee Hopkins Taylor, and Stacey Tippett. After an amzing sing off, the judges voted Chloe Guy as the unanimous winner with Kofi second, and Stacey third.
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Heat 1: Harveys Bar, Los Cristianos
Date: 28th February 2014
Winner: Abbie Simpson
Winning song: I Will Always Love You
Heat 2: Dreamers Bar, Los Cristianos
Date: 7th March 2014
Winner: Darlen Martinez Morales
Winning song: Valerie
Heat 3: Premier Bar, Amarilla Golf
Date: 14th March 2014
Winner: Kristina Parsons
Winning song: The Power Of Love
Heat 4: Our Place, Costa Del Silencio
Date: 28th March 2014
Winner: Robin Nuyens
Winning song: You Got the Love
Heat 5: The Pub, Torviscas
Date: 28th March 2014
Winner: Laura Day
Winning song: Red
Heat 6: Springers Bar, Los Cristianos
Date: 4th April 2014
Winner: Chloe Guy
Winning song: Read All About It
Heat 7: Soul Train, San Eugenio
Date: 11th April 2014
Winner: Kof-Lee Hopkins-Taylor
Winning song: Iris
Heat 8: Palms Sports Bar, San Eugenio
Date: 18th April 2014
Winner: Gary Thompson
Winning song: Tears In Heaven
Heat 9: Mikeys Bars, El Mirador
Date: 25th April 2014
Winner: Ellie Smith
Winning song: Read All About
Heat 10: Churchills, Los Cristianos
Date: 9th May 2014
Winner: Alex Camacho-Hamilton
Winning song: Not Fair
Heat 11: Clouseaus, Palm Mar
Date: 16th May 2014
Winner: Stacey Tippett
Winning song: If I Can Dream
Heat 12: Terrace Bar, Amarilla Golf
Date: 23rd May 2014
Winner: Chelsea Anne Philpott
Winning song: Bobbys Girl
Heat 13: Leonardos Bar, Las Americas
Date: 30th May 2014
Winner: Tracy Murphy
Winning song: Someone Like You
Wild Card Finalist: Leonardos Bar, Las Americas
Date: 30th May 2014
Winner: Silvio Schembri
Winning song: Say You, Say Me
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Tenerife Loves Karaoke is meant for entertainment and fun for the pub and its patrons.
First rule of thumb - where common sense should prevail as the answer - so it shall!
General Rules:
No employees of EmCan Media or its associated companies will be permitted to enter the event. To be eligible for this contest - you must abide by the following:
1. You must not earn more than 75% of your living as a singer or performer exclusively - karaoke hosts are welcome providing the other rules are adhered to.
2. You must not currently have a record deal or agency contract.
3. You must utilize the library of the venue for your song choices.
4. Each singer will prepare two (2) songs. The second song would be for the heat final if you are in the top 3.
5. While performing at Tenerife Loves Karaoke, your behaviour in the venue must be respectful and within the rules of the establishment, any disorderly conduct or drunken behavior will lead to immediate disqualification.
6. All singers will be required to use the microphones provided by the venue - no personal microphones will be permitted.
7. Costumes and props are permitted - extra people on stage of any kind and additional vocalists, even "un-mic-ed" are NOT!
8. Any damage or misuse of provided equipment (swinging microphones etc.) will not be permitted and may lead to disqualification.
9. You miss your turn on stage – you will get a zero for your song.
10. There will be public bathrooms and a small changing area if needed - but all are public and shared - so be prepared!
11. Any heat winner MUST be available for the Tenerife Loves Karaoke final at Showtime.
12. All entrants must be aged 13 or over on the day of the heat that they are entering in.
Heat Judges:
Heat judges will consist of the following:
1. Representative of the venue.
2. Venues host/compere.
3. Two EmCan Media representatives.

Judging Criteria:
Judges will be given a judges sheet and will score out of 50 for each performance on the following:
1. Vocal Ability: Ability to hit the correct notes in the song, sing in tempo, with correct emotion and breathing. OUT OF 30 POINTS!
2. Stage Presence: Ability to sell the song and connect with the audience, deliver true emotion of performance. OUT OF 10 POINTS!
3. Interpretation: Do you look and or sound like the star? Or did you make the song unique to your style? OUT OF 10 POINTS

In the event of any discrepancy - the judge’s decision will be final.

The top three (3) performers on the night will sing in that night’s heat final and sing their second song with the same scoring criteria applying.

Registration to take part:
1. Registration for any of the venues where the heats for Tenerife Loves Karaoke is being held can be via, facebook, telephoning the studios of Oasis Fm, or directly on the night at the venue until all places are filled!
2. In the event that there are too many singers for that particular night people who have pre-registered will sing first
3. We ask singers to arrive at the venue in plenty of time for the competition. Times will vary from venue to venue. Times and dates can be obtained from:
a. Oasis Fm
b. Canarian Weekly
c. The venue
d. Facebook

Finals Night at Showtime, Las Americas
The finals night will run from 8pm.
All heat winners will sing their first chosen song; there will then be a break for 20 minutes to determine the 3 which will go into the final sing off.
Four judges will be present at the final.

The judging will be based on the same qualities as the heats:
1. Vocal ability
2. Stage presence
3. Interpretation
and of course star quality!

We look forward to having you take part in Tenerife Loves Karaoke!