Wednesday, March 18, 2009
NBC Announces A Cappella Take On 'American Idol.'
It's on. Daily Variety reports: "NBC has greenlighted the reality competish The Sing-Off, which will pit a capella groups in a battle sans instruments. Joel Gallen (America's Best Dance Crew) is set to exec produce the show, which comes from Outlaw Prods. and Sony Pictures Television. Eight-week show will feature contestants as they perform without backing tracks or a band and compete by crooning popular, contemporary songs. Winner of the competish will receive a Sony Music recording contract."
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