OneStat.com Web Analytics

Jewel to Host Texaco Country Showdown

Acclaimed singer/songwriter Jewel will assume hosting duties for the finals of the Texaco Country Showdown, Thursday night, Jan. 17, at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville.

Jewel will host the annual talent competition for the first time, taking over from LeAnn Rimes, who has hosted the past several years.

The Texaco Country Showdown bills itself as America's Largest Country Music Talent Search. One lucky contestant from a group of five finalists will be named the competition winner, judged by a panel of industry professionals.

The Showdown final is free and open to the public. More details, including the list of finalists, are available on their website.

Comments

Don’t miss an issue! Subscribe to Nash Country Weekly.

More News

The Gambler’s Last Deal begins May 13 in Mahnomen, Minn.
Video features his Wife Alex and Dog Writer as the main characters.
Sam Hunt leads the field with nods in three categories.
New single, “Outskirts of Heaven,” has youngsters thinking.
The faith-fueled tune is part of Blake’s new album, “If I’m Honest.”