The entries have been narrowed down to six fantastic local musicians competing for their shot at becoming the winner of 97.3 The Dawg's Acadiana Risers Competition. Now it's your turn to help us, and cast your one (1) vote for who you think should win it! (duplicate votes will not be included in the final results).

The top vote-getter will be crowned our Acadiana Riser winner and will receive:

  • $500
  • The opportunity to open up the show at our Rowdy Christmas Concert Dec. 9th at Cowboy's Night Club
  • A spot in the national Risers competition with our friends at for a chance to be crowned the nation's top Riser

Watch the performances below from all six of the finalists, and then cast your vote in the poll at the bottom of the page. These are all original songs by these artists.

Voting will end 11:59pm Sunday, December 3rd, 2017. The winner will be announced the following Monday morning by Bruce and Jude.

GOOD LUCK to all six of our incredible finalists!

1) Kyle Daigle

2) Beau Young

3) Cortney Kay

4) Ashton Dupre

5) Johnathan Cochran

6) Chase Dugas



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