Final Round begins at 11:30am on Saturday, May 19


2017 Mountain Soul Vocal Competition Winners
2017 Mountain Soul Vocal Competition Winners
Mountain Soul Vocal Competition winners. L-R Aubreana Lovell (Jefferson, NC) and Emery Francis (Oakdale, TN).
13+ Age Division Winners
1st – Emery Francis (Oakdale, TN) - “Better Day”.
2nd – Jeanine Fuller (Knoxville, TN) - “9 to 5”.
3rd – Erin Ott (Knoxville, TN) singing “Better Get to Livin’”.
12 & Under Winners
1st – Aubreana Lovell (Jefferson, NC) - “I Will Always Love You”.
2nd – Madison Metcalf (Afton, TN) – “The Master’s Hand".
3rd – Alyssa Patterson (Newport, TN) - “Coat of Many Colors”.

This unique competition honors the songwriting of Sevierville native Dolly Parton by encouraging contestants from across the nation to sing one of the more than 3,000 songs she has penned — in his or her own vocal style.

Contestants may enter in the 13 and up age division or the 12 and under division for this competition. As far as event organizers know, this is the only vocal competition in the world that specifically honors the songwriting of Dolly Parton.

Contestants may submit up to two songs written by Dolly Parton per entry. All songs written by Dolly Parton are eligible for the competition this year.

Check out Past Performance Photos or winners gallery below.

Mountain Soul Vocal Competition Application
Mountain Soul Winners Gallery



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