Final Round begins at 11:30am on Saturday, May 18


2018 Mountain Soul Vocal Competition Winners

2018 Mountain Soul Vocal Competition Winners
Mountain Soul Vocal Competition winners. L-R Ruby Leigh Pearson (Foley, MO) and Kelsey Keith (Murfreesboro, TN).
13+ Age Division Winners
1st – Kelsey Keith (Murfreesboro, TN) - “It's All Wrong, But It's Alright”.
2nd – Becca Gant (Knoxville, TN) - “Unlikely Angel”.
3rd – Brooke Honeycutt (Glasgow, KY) - “Smoky Mountain Memories”.
12 & Under Winners
1st – Ruby Leigh Pearson (Foley, MO) - “Me and Little Andy”.
2nd – Sarah Hedrick (Sevierville, TN) – “Apple Jack".
3rd – Ava Grace (Ooltewah, TN) - “Blue Me”.

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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