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The Karaoke World Championships USA 2014 National Finals Are Right Around the Corner
The KWC USA National Finals will be held October 9-11, 2014 at The Live Oak Music Hall and Lounge located in the historical Magnolia district of Fort Worth, Texas. The two best Karaoke female and male singers will win a trip to Stockholm, Sweden.
By: The Karaoke World Championships USA
Vip Guests & Judges:
Zak Waddell Fort Worth,TX: Co-Host, Founder of Mad House Karaoke and 4th runner up on Season 9 of The Bachelorette 2013.
Erica Lafay Warren, MI: Co-Host and KWC USA Northern Regional Director.
Cornelius "Drew" Andrews San Antonio, TX: 2012 KWC USA National Finalist 1st Place Winner and 2012 World Finals 3rd Place Winner.
Noelle Braun West Bend, WI: 2012 KWC USA National Finalist 1st Place
Savio D'sa Mumbai, Maharashtra, India: Owner of KWC India and Celeste
Winston Edmonton Lewisville, TX: Host of the Innovation at Work radio show.
Kimberly Partridge Evans Arnold, CA: 2013 KWC USA National Finalist 1st
Place Winner and 2013 World Finals 3rd Place Winner.
Denise Franklin Landers, CA: Co-Owner of Talent Quest Karaoke since 2012.
Steve Hess Dallas, TX: Director of Karaoke Across America.com
Ivory Tribes : Fort Worth, TX Band.
Jan Stevens Malibu, CA: CEO of Sybersound Records, producer of the Party Tyme and Billboard Karaoke lines, distributed by Universal Distribution.
Carter Thomas Little Rock, AR: 2013 KWC USA National Finalist 1st Place
Surprise Special VIP Guest Judge from Europe!!
The Karaoke World Championships USA attracts amateur singers of all ages and backgrounds. This year's acknowledgement goes to the oldest contestant, CJ (AKA) Cornelius Mcgeehan from FL who is 72 years old! "CJ" is a chiropractor by day and rocking the mic at night entertaining the locals. He is also an original member of the "Impacs" as their keyboardist and has been rocking out to the greats for decades! He enjoys meeting and making connections with people who love music.
The KWC USA would like to welcome The Abilene Reporter News from Texas. They will be attending the National Finals at the Live Oak to cover the competition. One of the finalists Paige Sproles says, " The Abilene Reporter News is doing a story and shooting a video of my “journey” to the finals this weekend and are also sending a reporter to Fort Worth to cover the competition!"
And what a competition it is! Complete with the nation's BEST Karaoke Singers.
Here are the 2014 Karaoke World Championships USA National Finalists!
Joani Abbott Racine, WI - Realtor, Professional Photographer, Bartender,
and mom of 5.
Ashley Nash-Lacha Amazon Little Rock, AR - Hair Store Employee
Zachary Ares Brooklyn, NY - Animator Illustrator
Michael Bailey Jr. Lawton, OK - Pizza Delivery, Fence Building, &Computer Repair
Bob Barnett Wynne, AR - Retired
Patrick Boggs Centerburg, OH - Founder of Boggsoft, Inc.
Scott Brandt Mayflower, AR - Self Employed Disabled Veteran
Sierra Brown San Antonio, TX - Paramedic, full time student
Richard Bournes Denton, TX - School Bus Driver
Heather Butler Greeley, CO - Paralegal
Roberto Candelaria Bryant, AK - Career Coach
Elena Castoreno San Antonio, TX - Student
Lucy Curry Jacksonville, AR - Bartender
Robert De Leon Jr. San Antonio, TX - Accountant
Julie Dee Dodson Lebenon, TN - Pharmacist
Jennifer Donahue Jacksonville, AR - Lead Operator Arkansas Operations
Melanie Fetterolf Ward, AR - Bartender
Jennifer Flournoy North Little Rock, AR - LPN/Hairdresser
Dallas Garrett Cookeville, TN - Construction
Angie Gonzalez Wichita, TX - Assistant Loan Manager
Patrick Gordon Greeley, CO - Production Assistant at Aims Community College
Matt Hampel Columbia, NY - Fundraiser for Columbia University College Libraries
Wayne Harris Brownwood, TX - U.S. Army Retired
Sabrina Rose Hensler Hartford, WI - Verizon Wireless Store Manager
Selina Hernandez North Little Rock, AR - Substitute Teacher Aide
Kandis Holt Lawton, OK - Dr. Assistant
Karen Honold Malvern, AR - Inside Sales
Katie Johnson Clinton Township, MI - Bartender
Mike Keith Conway, AR - Inspector at Falcon Jet and KJ for Kathy's Karaoke
Miriam Kim Murrieta, CA - Full time Mommy
Greg "Noche" Knight Dorchester, MA - Financial Representative
Janice Koenig Alamogordo, NM - Architectural Designer
Parnell Lester North Little Rock, AR - Works for Pepsi
Jessica Lookingbill Ruidoso, NM - Bartender
Anthony "Stage" Montius Magee Jacksonville, AR - Retail
Keith Martin Sr. Wichita Falls, TX - Military U.S. Air Force
Cornelius "CJ" Mcgeehan Port Richey, FL - Chiropractor
Joseph Meagher Randolph, WI - Dodge County Emergency Management
Jennifer Meyer Madison, WI - Bartender
Mercedes Morgan Austin, AR - Meat Clerk
Raja(Guy Wyngarde) Nittiananda Abilene, TX - Field Officer
Will Ogburn Jr. San Antonio, TX - Electronic Engineering Technician
Jose "Jay" Perez San Antonio, TX - Realtor
Michael Phillips Reynoldsburg, OH - Internet Sales Manager
Scott Pulver WI - Shipping and Receiving Manager
Chassidy Robinson Conway, AR - Call Center Representative
Irina Sanovova Little Rock, AR - Retail Sales Manager
Kamika Sharp Columbus, OH - Assistant Customer Service Coordinator
Alina Joy Smith OH - Student
Danielle Smith Sherwood, AR - Billing Specialist
Paige Sproles Abeline, TX - Administrative Assistant
Andre "Truth" Staggers Little Rock, AR - Shop Manager/Club Security
Dan VanBrocklin Troy, MI - Software engineer at Plex Systems
Tom Veruet Timberon, NM - Retired
Gary Garnett AKA Ty Walker AR - Sales
Laverne Wallace Bryant, AR - Customer Service Representive
Angela Warner MA - Home Health Aide
Zackery Webb Brownwood, TX - Child Care at Boys and Girls Club
Holleigh Weissend San Angelo, TX Waitress & Board Operations Manager
Frank Louis Williams Dunseith, ND - Field Interviewer
Todd Wilson Ward, AR - Self Employed
KWC USA National Finals at The Live Oak Music Hall in Fort Worth, TX
Oct 9 - Preliminary Competitions - 1pm
Oct 10 - Preliminary Competitions - 1pm
Oct 11 - The Finals - 5pm - 10p,
Special Thanks to the 2014 KWC USA Sponsors:
Gold Sponsor, Party Tyme Karaoke and Bronze Sponsors - Daiichikosho, I Love Kigelia™, Light Year Music, Lubin's Awards, Promotional Products & Signage, MadHouse Karaoke, Ogle School, Premier Destinations, The Shirley Lewis The Living Blues Foundation, The Live Oak Music Hall and Lounge and Vocal-Star
Get more details about the USA National Finals at this link: www.kwcusa.com/
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