The last 4 finalists of the American Song Contest revealed
Advertised by pop of the dayit is Justin Sylvesterthe final four contestants who make it to next week’s grand finale will be two-time Grammy winners Michael Bolton representing Connecticut, North Dakota Chloe FrederickTexas’ Grant Knoche and Representative of American Samoa Tenelle.
Every contestant was also excited about the news, especially for Tenelle, who told E! News, “For me, as a Polynesian, it’s like it’s crazy. God brought me here for this reason. I’m not intimidated by anyone.”
After winning multiple Grammys, you might think Michael Bolton has that competition in the bag. But the singer-songwriter knows how to stay down to earth.
“I’m fully aware that a career in music takes more than a certain success, and even I know artists who have Grammys who haven’t had another hit, and I think that allows me to keep the down to earth,” he shared. “So I’m just trying to do the best I can, see what happens.”
As for Fredericks and Knoche, each looks forward to picking up a win for their respective states and hopes to one day have a successful career in the music industry as hosts. Kelly Clarkson and Snoop Dogg.
Plug into the American song contest finale to see who wins Monday, May 9 at 8 p.m. on NBC.
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