Rising to the top!
Amanda Fessant among top five
Things just keep getting better and better for the musically
talented and award-winning Amanda Fessant of Paris.
Just this week she received word that she was among the top
five nominees for New Artist of the Year for the Inspirational
Country Music Awards which will be held in Nashville, Tenn.,
“This is a dream come true for me and my family,” said the
She explained, “I am so thrilled that the industry and my
peers have chosen to honor me in this manner.”
Fessant will be joining the top musicians in Nashville
during the 13th Annual Inspirational Country Music Awards.
Her latest CD “Release” has been creating much attention in
the past six months since its release.
The CD includes a number of pop country and mainstream
country ballads including “Just Like Emilee” and “Never Lost
She is currently booking appearances for 2008 and is
excited with the prospect of being able to travel all of the
To date Fessant is scheduled to appear in Texas, Arizona,
Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana and many other areas.
Her video is now being played on the air on the east coast
and has been interviewed by several Canadian radio stations as
well as many in the U.S.
“We are excited about the requests from overseas countries,
such as Germany and Australia for my music,” Fessant said.
“I am so blessed by you all and pray for your continued
support as I continue my journey,” she said in appreciation.
In addition to promoting her CD Fessant continues her work
with HIS Ministry.
She and her husband, B.J. Fessant attended the Agape Fest in
Greenville in April where they presented the top Christian
Country Band Award during the program.
~originally published in the Paris Beacon News