MOUNTAIN SOUL VOCAL COMPETITION

Honoring the songwriting of Dolly Parton

Mountain Soul Vocal Competition winners Kayla Patterson and Eva Rogers standing with guitars in front of Dolly Parton statue.

Mountain Soul Vocal Competition winners. L-R Kayla Patterson (Ellisville, MS) and Eva Rogers (Knoxville, TN).

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.

Mountain Soul Vocal Competition logo.

2019 MOUNTAIN SOUL VOCAL COMPETITION WINNERS

13+ AGE DIVISION WINNERS

  • 1st – Kayla Patterson (Ellisville, MS)
  • 2nd – Becca Gant (Knoxville, TN)
  • 3rd – Noah Spencer (Pounding Mill, VA)

12 & UNDER WINNERS

  • 1st – Eva Rogers (Knoxville, TN)
  • 2nd – Allie Stevens (Milton, WV)
  • 3rd – Grace Green (New Martinsville, WV)