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Finalists Compete In Durham For Chance To Be On 'American Idol'

Posted September 2, 2004 10:22 a.m. EDT

— Fifty singers will compete for a trip to audition for "American Idol."

Round two of Fox 50's "

Idol Audition

" kicks off at 7 p.m. Thursday.

The 50 finalists will sing for a panel of judges at the American Tobacco Pavilion in Durham. One winner will get a free trip to Las Vegas for a guaranteed audition before the American Idol producers.

Admission is free. The event kicks off at 6 p.m. with a concert by FOX 50's "Gimme the Mike" winner Jason Carroll.