CC Radio helps artists get discovered on MDA Telethon


Clear Channel Radio announced the four winners of its “Get Discovered” contest, as part of its three-month national campaign to support the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). The contest gave independent and unsigned music artists an opportunity to submit their music via any Clear Channel Radio station website or for a chance to perform live at the Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon, Labor Day weekend, September 5th and 6th.

The four talented contest winners, whose captivating original performances were stand outs in the “Get Discovered” contest that attracted thousands of website visitors, are:

Rock/Alternative Winner: Last Perfect Thing
Song: Charles
Market: Asbury Park, New Jersey

Hit Winner: Hollywood Burnout
Song: Circles
Market: Des Moines, Iowa

Country Winner: Billy Dawson
Song: She Makes Me
Market: Nashville, Tennessee

At Large Winner: Beau Davidson
Song: Our Days In The Sun
Market: Nashville, Tennessee

A total of 925 unique artists and bands entered the “Get Discovered” contest with close to 1,500 songs submitted. A CC Radio personality from each of the winners’ hometown markets has notified the artist or band of his or their win. These on-air personalities also will participate in the Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon by introducing the “Get Discovered” artists and bands.