Watch the video below profiling Grant, just one of many talented vocalists who have entered the McKinney MASH UP competition. He is competing for $1000 cash and the chance to open for American Idol Taylor Hicks on Sept 17 at the McKinney Performing Arts Center.
Vote for your favorites online until August 29 at midnight. The top 20 vote-getters will advance to the preliminary (2:00 pm) and final (8:00 pm) rounds, open to the public, on September 10.
Tickets are on-sale and benefit the McKinney Performing Arts Center. At 2:00 p.m., the audience will choose who moves on to the 8:00 finals where judges will determine the winner.