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Rising Star coming soon to air on KITVUPDATED 8:25 AM HST Jun 18, 2014Video Transcript
competition coming to T-V -- but this one is REINVENTING the old format! For the first time EVER... The audience has the FINAL SAY -- in REAL TIME. Joining us LIVE from the new A-B-C show "Rising Star"... ...is acclaimed singer and song writer Josh Groban. Josh, you're being joined by Brad Paisley, Kesha, and Ludacris. What exactly are your roles in the show? How does the voting work? Download the app, watch and vote during the show. What makes this project special that got you sign up for it? Internationally acclaimed singer and songwriter Josh Groban, country music superstar Brad Paisley, pop music sensation Kesha, and hip hop artist and actor Ludacris headline ABC's "Rising Star," which premieres SUNDAY, JUNE 22 . "Rising Star" completely reinvents the traditional singing competition as - for the first time ever - the audience has the final say in real time. The show follows a group of aspiring singers as they perform live. During the performances, viewers vote in real time via an app to determine if the singer will advance in the competition. If the voting reaches a certain threshold, the performer moves on. In addition, the performer can see how the voting is going throughout the performance, so the feedback is immediate and dramatic. Catch Josh Groban , Brad Paisley, Kesha, and Ludacris on "Rising Star" at 8 P-M on Sunday -- only on KITV4.