The Really Big Break

The Really Big Show is giving Cleveland’s hidden music talent their opportunity to break onto the music scene this June!

Complete with a $1,000 cash prize and a plethora of exposure opportunities, ESPN Cleveland invites anyone and everyone with musical talent in Northeast Ohio to submit their best 45-second cover song performance!

After highlighting the very best (and worst) submissions, the RBS panel of judges will cut the pool down to ten top contestants who will perform live at the ESPN Cleveland studios located on the East Bank of the Flats (1109 Old River Road, Cleveland, OH 44113). A final round of three contestants will present their cases at the 2023 ESPN Cleveland Block Party, where a winner will ultimately be crowned live on air.

May 15: Fans may begin submitting auditions
June 12: Top 10 contestants perform live in studio
June 23: Top 3 finalists perform live at Block Party and a winner is announced

Registration to win a Semi-Qualifying Prize of (1) entry into the live performance competition ends on Sunday, June 4, at 11:59PM ET. Semi-Qualifying Prize winners must be 16 years of age or older. Semi-Qualifying Prize is non-transferrable. Semi-Qualifying Prize winners must complete all affidavits and liability waivers prior to participating in the live performance competition. Semi-Qualifying Prize winners must abide by all health and safety protocols as designated by the event.

For a detailed set of contest rules, click here: The Really Big Break_RULES FINAL

GKB User Generated Content Submission Release

The Really Big Break Contest

MM slash DD slash YYYY
Max. file size: 256 MB.
Audio submission should not exceed 45 seconds in length.