SINATRA IDOL: Contestants Set to Pay Tribute to “The Voice” — TONIGHT

SINATRA IDOL: Contestants Set to Pay Tribute to “The Voice” — TONIGHT

TONIGHT—Thursday, June 9th, the City of Hoboken will host its annual Sinatra Idol competition.

Jackie Post photo

Jackie Post photo

This year’s judges include:

Bill LaRosa — Director, Hudson County Cultural Affairs & Heritage Affairs/Tourism Development

Dale Monoco — Sinatra’s 2nd cousin. Born & raised in Hoboken

Barbara SimonOwner of the BJ Simon Singing Studio, Finalist for HCC Business Awards – Education Provider Author of “Singing – Body and Soul”

Bob Foster — Director of the Hoboken Historical Museum

Richard Muti — author of a biography of Ol’ Blue Eyes titled Cent’Anni: The Sinatra Legend at 100, who was designated an Award Finalist in the USA Book News Best Book competition for 2015.

13312816_10153591303462724_5009981393661887530_nContestants for the 2016 competition are:

  • Zachary Alexander, Middletown, NJ
  • Tommy Delcorio, Williamstown, NJ
  • Alan Gordon, Sunrise, FL
  • Sean Hanlon, Holmdel, NJ
  • John Hughes, Jersey City, NJ
  • Bradley King
  • Dwayne Lawson, Encinitas, CA
  • Barry Oliver Lawton, Dorchester, MA
  • Tom Moffatt, Lynbrook, NY
  • Louis Porecca, Philadelphia, PA
  • Andrew Poretz, New York, NY
  • Marcqiese Rainey
  • Al Russo, Woodland Park, NJ
  • Humphrey O. Uddoh
  • Renato M. Uva, Bayonne, NJ
  • Stephen Verrone, Boonton, NJ

Reigning 2015 champ Tony Corrao will be on hand to wow the audience once again, as a number of other fantastic performances will take place in Sinatra Park that evening, on the scenic Hoboken Waterfront.

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Authored by: hMAG