Македонски идол – Makedonski Idol, is the Macedonian version of the worldwide known talent franchise series Pop Idol. The show started airing on November 13, 2010 on A1 TV and finished airing on May 30, 2011 with the big final night in Metropolis Arena, Skopje. The winner was Ivan Radenov from Gevgelija. As first runner-up finished Miki Sekulovski and second runner-up Dejan Jovanov.
The auditions covered ten major Macedonian cities.
Most famous Macedonian celebrities were chosen to be the judges: Kaliopi Bukle (singer), Igor Džambazov (TV host, singer and actor) and Toni Mihajlovski (TV host and actor).
Macedonian Idol achieved the highest ratings of all entertainment shows in Macedonia ever.
Content of live shows
1.1 Top 13 – Toše Proeski
1.2 Top 12 – Macedonian Evergreens
1.3 Top 11 – Diva’s Night
1.4 Top 10 – The Beatles
1.5 Top 9 – Ex-Yu Hits
1.6 Top 7 – Pop Hits
1.7 Top 6 – Staff’s choice: Macedonian pop songs & English duets
1.8 Top 5 – Rock music
1.9 Top 4 – Best from the artist
1.10 Top 3 – Macedonian folk music, Dance hits (Judges’ choice), Contestant’s choice[Not a valid template]