Come be a part of the Carolina’s biggest and most respected Country Music talent contest!
Our Three Sons Broadcasting family of radio stations will once again broadcast the Texaco Country Showdown from four different remote locations, bringing you the best of our area’s amateur country music talent. Register now for your chance to become America’s next new Country Music Star!
The Union County Fair in Union, South Carolina will host the North and South Carolina State Final Competition of the 32nd Annual Texaco Country Showdown, America’s largest country music talent search. The show will be held on Saturday, October 19th, 2013 at 7:00pm on the Main Fair Stage.
Contestants at this year’s Texaco Country Showdown North/South Carolina State Final represent radio stations: WCRE-FM Cheraw; WRHI-FM Fort Mill; WRHT-FM Greenville, NC; WRHM-FM Lancaster; WKVS-FM Lenior, NC; WRSF-FM Nags Head, NC; WRHI-AM Rock Hill; WBCU-FM Union; WPTM-FM Weldon, NC; WVSZ-FM York.
For over 100 years, the Union County Agriculture Fair Association (UCAFA) has presented an excellent carnival to the citizens of Union and surrounding counties. This 4-day event, taking place from October 15th – 19th at the Union County Fair Grounds, will be the biggest and best yet! In addition to carnival rides and agriculture, this year’s fair will include live music entertainment, a live show performance by Kachunga and the Alligator, and the Texaco Country Showdown North and South Carolina State Final Competition!
Admission: $6 – Adults, $4 – Children. For additional info, call (864) 427-6259.
About the Showdown: Annually, a series of over 450 local, state, and regional live shows produced by country music radio stations are held throughout the country. Winners advance to their state events where prizes include $1,000 and the opportunity to compete in one of five regional events. Regional winners receive an all-expense-paid trip to the National Final in Nashville to compete for $100,000 and the coveted title, “Best New Act in Country Music.”
Each year, more than 50,000 artists compete throughout the U.S. Past local, state, and regional winners include: Martina McBride, Garth Brooks, Miranda Lambert, Jason Aldean, Sara Evans and Billy Ray Cyrus. Visit www.texacocountryshowdown.com for more information.
Saturday, May 4, 2013
South Carolina Strawberry Festival
Fort Mill, S.C.
Winner-Steven James (audio clip)
1st Runner-Up Ryan Keziah
2nd Runner-Up C.C. Martin
June 28, 2013
University of South Carolina at Lancaster
1st Runner-Up Daron Cogar
2nd Runner-Up Hayden Christian
July 27, 2013
Rock Hill Galleria
Rock Hill, S.C.
Winner-The Granny’s Gravy Band
August 24, 2013
Winner – Jessie Lynn of York, S.C.
Registration closes ten days prior to each event. Each event is limited to 20 judge contestants.
Download the entry form here.
For more information please call Bonita Perry at 803-324-1071 or e-mail email@example.com.