Here’s what it takes to win Sing For Your Life

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They’re baaack! The live elimination competition to find an Atlanta singer to shower with praise and prizes returns to Jungle in just a few months. Video auditions are already flowing in, but can Season 2 stack up to the debut? You be the judge. Or enter your bad gay self into the contest.

Sing For Your Life turned into something of a surprise sensation when gay Atlanta’s own organizers, coaches and judges Michael Robinson, Barry Brandon and JL Rodriguez oversaw their first-ever online cattlecall and live auditions that finally led to an elimination series with a different theme and stiffer competition each week. Well they’re back, bitches, and they’re looking to raise the bar.

Our favorite Season 2 audition so far is Mayashi Truss (video above). She’s an example of the talent that’s just itching to be discovered right here in the ATL. If we squint, she’s also one of the auditioners serving us emerging gay icon diva potential. Effie what?

Even if you can't carry a tune in a bucket, you can still enjoy all of the Season 2 video auditions as they come in. Or if you size up the competition and think you have what it takes, you can submit your own. Submissions are accepted through Nov. 15, and live auditions go down at Jungle in December.

The videos already in are a mixed bag of tricks and treats. The ones below let you pass judgment on which is which. And you never know. Before going on to become the Season 1 winner, Josette came a long way from her audition video.

James Eldridge


Trevor Perry


Tyler Noel


Ariel Williams



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