Local News

Durham Singer Wins Chance To Audition For 'Idol 3' In NYC

Posted Updated

CARY, N.C. — After more than 150 contestants , five hours and several elimination rounds, a Durham man outsang the competition at FOX 50's "Idol" contest Saturday.

Chris Lewis won an all-expenses-paid trip and the chance to audition for the judges of "American Idol 3" in New York City.

More than 300 singers were turned away from the audition held at Cary Town Center.The contest was limited to the first 150 people who showed up.