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American Song Contest 101: A European’s Guide to Who, What, & Where? (Week 5)

In the opening moments of last week’s penultimate American Song Contest heat, three more acts joined Tennessee’s Tyler Braden (the jury winner of the third heat) in the competition’s semi-finals. They were: Riker Lynch of Colorado Ni/Co of Alabama Grant Knoche of Texas And, after another pack of up-and-coming artists performed, the jury had their say, sending Washington’s Allen Stone …

Justin Jesso: “I was the kid who always went for the plastic microphone over the toy football.”

Before the next qualifying episode for the American Song Contest I got to sit down with singer-songwriter Justin Jesso of Illinois! Together we discussed how Michael Bolton helped him get noticed by production, what life is like when he’s not on stage, and revealed his family’s connection to Al Capone. Learn all that and more in our interview below! Hello …