Dear Possum Friends:
BIG NEWS is breaking out of Music City today regarding GJU and we couldn’t be more excited! Special Promotions Inc, owner and promoter of the famous COLGATE COUNTRY MUSICSHOWDOWN is joining forces with George Jones University to offer tuition scholarship opportunities to approximately 300 national radio stations which are promoting this year’s showdown. The Colgate Showdown is the largest and longest running amateur Country Music talent contest in the world. In its almost 25 years of existence, such major artists as Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood and Billy Ray Cyrus and come through its competitive ranks. Its vast radio station network is being encouraged to offer tuition scholarships to GJU sessions taking place in 2007 and 2008.
Look for a segment on the ABC CMA Music Fest Special with George Jones! George joins Dierks Bentley at the Country Music Hall of Fame. “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock” – is airing Monday, July 23 (9:00-11:00 PM/ET), on the ABC Television Network.