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Cumulus Announces 10 Finalists For NASH Next Challenge

Cumulus Announces 10 Finalists For NASH Next Challenge

10 country music artists selected as finalists in the NASH Next Challenge 2016 (below). The talent search and artist development program enlisted a celebrity panel, including Scott Borchetta, Kix Brooks, Jay DeMarcus and Danielle Bradbery, to whittle the finalists. The winner will receive a recording contract with Big Machine Label Group, their original song produced by DeMarcus, and national radio airplay on Cumulus Media radio stations across the U.S. The finals will take place during a three-hour public event Tuesday, Oct. 25 at 7 p.m. at Mercy Lounge in Nashville.

NASH Next Challenge 2016 Top 10 national Finalists:
1. Alexis Gomez from Cincinnati
2. Murphy’s Ford from Columbia, MO
3. Jake Dodds from Indianapolis
4. Todd O’Neill from Lafayette, LA
5. Brittany Pfantz from Lake Charles, LA
6. Trey Teem from Macon, GA
7. The Young Fables from Nashville
8. Spinn from New York City
9. Billy Shaw Jr. from Tucson, AZ
10. Ashley Jordan from Worcester, MA