The road to stardom and a $100,000 grand prize starts here.The Texaco Country Showdown, America's Largest Country Music Talent Show is heading to Lafayette!

97.3 The Dawg will host America's largest country music talent search.  Designed to find the most promising country music talent, the Texaco Country Showdown gives aspiring artists the chance to launch their professional careers.

Open to vocal and/or instrumental performers, the Texaco Country Showdown welcomes individual acts or groups with up to seven members to compete. Acts must also not have performed on a record charted in the top 100 country format of Billboard or Radio and Records within 18 months preceding the competition. A $20 entry fee is required of all acts entering the Texaco Country Showdown competitions.

Entry forms and complete rules are available by clicking here. Deadline for entry is July 20th at 5pm.

97.3 The Dawg will be hosting the Texaco Country Showdown on August 3rd, 2012 at Cowboy's Nightclub on Ambassador Caffery in Lafayette.





Submissions are encouraged to be YouTube links.  (Email your YouTube link to CD/DVDs are also accepted.

For more information or for additional questions, e-mail Jen Carlson.


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