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Congratulations, Olivia Furnell, BEST SINGER in the STATE 2014




Olivia Furnell, Southside Christian Academy




First Runner-up, Shane Ericks, Wade Hampton High, Greenville County

Second Runner-up, Cherokee, Ali Henderson, Gaffney High, Cherokee

Finalists for Best Singer in the State

Anderson 1, Breonna Talley, Palmetto High


Anderson 5, Chris Vita, T L Hanna High



Midlands Region, Anisha Green, Hartsville High


 Richland One, Jessique Smiling, AC Flora High



Richland One, Ruben Jenkins, St. Andrews Middle

 Richland One, Taylor Goodwin, Dreher High 



Spartanburg 4, Zelena Hull, Woodruff Middle



Spartanburg 5, Keller Hudson, Homeschool 



Spartanburg 7, Carson Hardigree, McCracken Middle



2014 competition was held May 4th at Powdersville High School

145 Hood Rd, Greenville, SC  29611

Emcee  -   Brittney "Ms. B" Brackett of SoulTrax

Judges - Dr. H. Alan Bailey, Marlo Hogue, and Sherie Wilson

Learn about them here


View 2013 competition photos here!



Last year's 2013 State Finals were held April 26 at the beautiful Fine Arts Center at Wade Hampton High School, Greenville, SC 29609.  Loaves and Fishes  received a collection of canned goods from the guests.  Olivia recieved a trophy and a $500 cash prize courtesy of Jubilee Homes, three hours of recording studio time at Peculiar, and a place in The Nashville Connection—Heroes Salute competition and competed in front of a Celebrity Judge panel with finalists from around the country.


The BSD Mission:

 The purpose of the Best Singer in the District competition is to identify, encourage, motivate, promote, and reward vocal music development and excellence within South Carolina's school districts while providing needed financial funds and support for your school's music departments.


All proceeds go to the music departments of participating school districts!

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