Opening Act is competition show on which each week producers will pick an unknown musical act that has posted work online, surprising the artist with the chance to open a concert for acts like Rod Stewart, Brad Paisley and Nicki Minaj. The series, which features Mary J. Blige, follows the acts as they prepare and execute the potential career-changing gigs.
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Singers found on the Internet are chosen to be opening acts for top performers and have just five days to prepare for the concert. As the series begins, an unsuspecting girl is chosen to open for Rod Stewart.