The National Blind Idol Competition is a yearly event that means so much to a large community, the blind and visually impaired. Blind Idol is a national singing competition that celebrates the musical talents of individuals who are legally blind, representing a broad range of music genre. Blind Idol is a national singing competition that celebrates the musical talents of Americans who are legally blind. Here’s a quick summary of how it works: record an audio clip of yourself singing and submit it between February 12th and March 30th. Idol team will then select 20 semifinalists to compete live in two regional semi-final auditions. 6 finalists will go on to compete in a live finale. The winner receives a prize package that includes $2,000 cash, recording studio time and head shots with a total value of $4,000.