After a flurry of voting activity over the weekend, Brandon Gilliam has climbed to the No. 1 spot in the Spirit Song Talent Competition. The contemporary Christian singer/songwriter from Morrow, OH, now stands at 1,150 votes. Mosteller, a Christian rock band from Cincinnati, OH, has garnered 755 votes and Building Nations, a Christian rock band from Bedford, IN, has claimed 603 votes. Rounding out the top five in votes by Monday, May 7 at about 1 p.m. are Lakeshore at 388 and Matter of Fact at 341. Listen to their samples and then vote HERE for your favorite. There is still plenty of time!! It’s a close top five in the Kingsfest Talent Competition after a weekend of friendly competition. AMP still holds the No. 1 spot with 392 votes, while Hallel H.P. has received 328 nods and Sincerely Jude has continued their ascent with 308 votes. FM Williams Band has 277 votes and Rooted Deep takes the 5th spot with 208 votes. Listen to samples of these indie bands’ music, then vote for your favorite once a day through May 15th at noon! Vote HERE!The top five artists or bands in votes by Noon on May 15th in each of these competitions will be declared finalists in the competition. For each competition, one of the top five will be selected as the winner by a panel of music industry professionals. The winner will perform as the opening band for the festival on Thursday, June 28th.Spirit Song and Kingsfest are 3-day music festivals, both June 28-30.Spirit Song at Kings Island, OH, features 16 of the top names in Christian music – tobyMac, Switchfoot, Third Day, Lecrae, Jeremy Camp, Royal Tailor, Jamie Grace and more! Kingsfest is a three-day event at Kings Dominion in Doswell, VA, and features such great names in Christian music as Casting Crowns, Skillet, tobyMac, NEEDTOBREATHE, Lecrae, Royal Tailor, Jamie Grace and more!Get your tickets today!