In the first-season finale, the remaining eight contestants learn their fates and the winning five are awarded with a recording contract. Included: a performance of the winners' new single, "Eyes Closed."
A tribute to the greatest boy bands of all time features the contestants singing number-one songs. Later, the three new groups perform and the bottom two contestants facing elimination must perform battle songs in order to be saved by America's vote.
Thirty young male vocalists audition in Hollywood, where only 18 will make the first cut in the series premiere of a talent competition in which viewers' votes help assemble a band comprised of young male singers.