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iHeartRadio + Macy’s Rising Star Competition Returns For 2017

iHeartRadio and Macy’s are partnering up once more to bring you the latest and greatest from music’s brightest rising stars!  This competition is all about showcasing new and emerging talent and the fans get to vote on who has the honor of opening the 2017 iHeartRadio Music Festival.  Make sure you vote for your favorite artist throughout the competition and make your voice heard in picking the next big star!

Past winners include Los 5, Christina Grimmie (RIP), and Before You Exit.   Check out all of this years Top 10 artists and be sure to tweet and hashtag for a chance to win a trip to the iHeartRadio Music Festival and see the winner open the show!

Macy’s iHeartRadio Rising Star 2017
James Maslow
Spencer Sutherland
Domino Saints
Caroline Jones
Alyssa Bernal
Computer Games
Drew Baldridge
Luna Blaise
Skylar Stecker

Be sure to follow iHeartRadio and Secret Fangirls for the latest on your favorite rising stars!

Before You Exit Named iHeartRadio and Macy’s Rising Star Winner

Congratulations to Orlando, Florida natives, Before You Exit, who were just announced the iHeartRadio & Macy’s Rising Star Contest winners!  It was a close competition between the other finalists, Olivia Somerlyn, Cassio Monroe, Wild Party and Paradise Fears.  We’re sure this isn’t the last we’ll be hearing of these rising stars!

As the 2014 champions, Before You Exit will get to perform at the iHeartRadio Music Festival in September!  Watch their official video for “Dangerous” below!

Before You Exit are also on tour all summer long so don’t miss your chance to see these guys! Check out the dates below.

Before You Exit Summer 2014 Tour Dates
June 25th – Jacob’s Pavilion – Cleveland, OH – Buy Tickets
June 26th – Stranahan Theater – Toledo, OH – Buy Tickets
June 27th – PNC Pavilion – Cincinnati, OH – Buy Tickets
June 28th – Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn – Indianapolis, IN – Buy Tickets
June 29th – Lifestyle Communities Pavilion – Columbus, OH- Buy Tickets
July 12th – Six Flags Maryland – Upper Marlboro, MD – Buy Tickets
July 26th – Wildwood Convention Center – Wildwood, NJ – Buy Tickets
July 27th – Playland – Rye, NY – Buy Tickets
August 9th – Six Flags Over Georgia – Austell, GA – Buy Tickets
August 23rd – Six Flags Great Adventure – Jackson, NJ – Buy Tickets
August 24th – Six Flags News England – Agawam, MA – Buy Tickets 

Be sure to pick up a copy of Before You Exit’s single “Dangerous” on iTunes and Amazon now!

Follow Before You Exit & Secret Fangirls on Twitter for the latest updates on all your favorite artists!

Wild Party Announce Debut Album “Phantom Pop” Out October 7th

One of the five finalists in the iHeartRadio and Macy’s Rising Star Contest, Wild Party, just announced their debut album will be released on October 7th.  You can pre-order the album on iTunes now and get a download of the single “When I Get Older!”
Check out a tweet from the band below featuring the album art!

If that’s not enough, Wild Party are going on tour this summer!  Check out the dates below.

Wild Party Summer Tour Dates
** w/ Andrew McMahon
June 21st – Macy’s Northridge – Northridge, CA – More Info
June 25th – Bootleg Bar – Los Angeles, CA – Buy Tickets
July 9th – Tricky Falls – El Paso, TX – Buy Tickets
July 10th – The Rhythm Room – Scottsdale, AZ – Buy Tickets
July 12th – Club Sound – Salt Lake City, UT – Buy Tickets  **
July 13th – Aggie Theater – Ft. Collins, CO  – Buy Tickets   **
July 14th – The Black Sheep – Colorado Springs, CO – Buy Tickets  **
July 16th – The Slow Down – Omaha, NE – But Tickets  **
July 17th – The Castle Theater – Bloomington, IN – Buy Tickets  **
July 19th – Schubas Tavern – Chicago, IL – Buy Tickets  **
August 8th – Stone Pony – Asbury Park, NJ – Buy Tickets  **
August 9th – Chameleon Club – Lancaster, PA – Buy Tickets  **
August 30th – Grand Junction Off Road, Grand Junction, CO – More Info

Listen to “When I Get Older” below.

Be sure to vote for Wild Party in the iHeartRadio Macy’s Rising Star Contest – it’s the last week to vote!

Don’t forget to follow Wild Party & Secret Fangirls on Twitter for more on your favorite artists.