KAKE Idol Is Here!


American Idol. One viewer in KAKEland will receive an American Idol Silver Ticket which guarantees them a special audition with an American Idol producer. If the producer likes the audition the contestant will be sent on to audition in front of the judges which include Katy Perry, Luke Bryan & Lionel Richie.

The four (4) runners-up will be awarded “Front of the Line” passes to the American Idol audition in Kansas City, Sunday, September 9th.

The 5 finalists will perform Live on Good Morning KAKEland beginning Aug. 27.

Winner Receives:

  • Audition with Executive Producer
  • Airfare for 2
  • Hotel for 3 nights
  • Chance to meet & greet with American Idol judges (if contestant does not make it to the judges round)


  • Aug. 13 – Aug.24: Video submissions accepted
  • Aug. 27 – Aug. 31: Online voting
  • Sept. 4 – Winner is announced live during KAKE News at 4pm

Sponsored by Credit Union of America

2018 Finalists