Greer Idol, established in 2007, is a singing competition open to vocalists in Upstate South Carolina. Contestants perform throughout the summer during Tunes in the Park in Greer City Park and judges score them on Vocal Skills, Audience Appeal, and Stage Presence. Audience members can cast votes for their favorite performers, and votes are combined with the judges scores to declare an overall winner at the end of the competition. Cash prizes are awarded to 1st Place and Runner Up.
Greer Idol Past Winners
2007 - Jennifer Johnson
2008 - Graydon Tomlinson
2009 - Nicholas Bishop
2010 - Brittany Blackwell (Greer Idol) and Brionah Pride (Greer Idol Teen)
2011 - Dana Jordan
2012 - Ryan Wilson (Greer Idol) and Megan Watts (Greer Idol Teen)