Melissa Lawson Named Nashville Star
August 5, 2008 at 6:42 AM (PT)
NASHVILLE STAR crowned a winner last night (8/4) during the finale of their sixth season. MELISSA LAWSON walked away with the title, beating out fellow finalists GABE GARCIA and SHAWN MAYER in the two-hour event, broadcast live on NBC from the ROY ACUFF THEATER in NASHVILLE.
As this year's winner, LAWSON will receive a recording contract with WARNER BROS./NASHVILLE. The 32-year-old mother of five will also have the chance to sing at the SUMMER OLYMPIC GAMES in BEIJING.
Her debut single, "What If It All Goes Right," was released last night and is currently going for airplay.