Tonight on Opening Act: Tanner Patrick Opens for Brad Paisley

There are no auditions, no judges and no eliminations as undiscovered talent get the surprise of their lives and the opportunity to open for the biggest names in music on E!’s “Opening Act”!

The Artist Development Team of Nigel Lythgoe, Martina McBride, Pete Wentz, Jason Derulo, Nick Cooper and Antonina Armato Skyrocket Singers fromInternet Obscurity to the main stage of This Summer€™s Biggest Concert Tours.

Tune in to E! tonight at 10pm for a new episode of Opening Act to see internet sensation, Tanner Patrick get a crash course in country music after he’s surprised with the news he’s the opening act for Brad Paisley! Get a sneak peek of Tanner Patrick heading to the movies – and leaving as Brad Paisley’s opening act:  Continue Reading

WATCH: Tonight on Opening Act Jono Opens for Jason Mraz

The intoxicating but elusive dream of music stardom moves a significant step forward for a diverse group of young singers in €œOpening Act,€ the wholly original new series from E! International Emmy®-winning producer Nigel Lythgoe and his Artist Development Team scoured the Internet, searching for the very best performers, singers and songwriters for the sole purpose of opening this summer for the likes of Nicki Minaj, Rod Stewart, LMFAO, Brad Paisley, Jason Aldean, Jason Mraz, and Gym Class Heroes, among others.

€œOpening Act€ is a one-of-a-kind series that promises a chance to fulfill the dream of a lifetime for some of today€™s hottest yet undiscovered sensations, with no auditions, no judges, no eliminations and no competitions! They don€™t even know they€™re being considered for this opportunity until the show€™s host surprises them, in unusual ways. €œOpening Act€ airs Mondays, at 10:00pm ET/PT, only on E!. Continue Reading

Get a Sneak Peek of Tonight’s New Episode of Opening Act!

Tune in to E! tonight at 10pm for an all new episode of Opening Act!  On tonight’s episode, Detroit pop band TwentyForSeven gets a shot at stardom when they’re surprised with the news they’ll be the Opening Act for rap/rock band Gym Class Heroes!

Get a sneak peek of tonight’s episode where the boys of TwentyForSeven square off during a surfing lesson to impress a pageant girl, and see what goes wrong when Nigel, Nick and Antonina ask TwentyForSeven to break out a tune on the spot!

This show certainly shows just how much actual work goes in to preparing for one live performance let alone several!  Hit the jump and check out videos from tonight’s episode. Continue Reading

WATCH: E!’s Opening Act Premieres Tonight at 10pm!

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The one-of-a-kind series that promises a chance to fulfill the dream of lifetime for some of today’s hottest yet undiscovered sensations, Opening Act, premieres on E! tonight at 10pm!

On tonight’s premiere episode, we meet Arielle, who has been shunned and unaccepted her whole life.  Now she has the chance to prove her critics wrong as she’s surprised with the news she’ll be the Opening Act for Rod Stewart! Hit the jump to see a video from tonight’s episode!  Continue Reading