Sony Music Renews Deal With TV Show

Sony Music Nashville is again partnering with the Nashville Star television series for its second season. As the first season’s grand prize winner, Buddy Jewell was awarded a recording contract with Sony’s Columbia Nashville label. His debut single, “Help Pour Out the Rain (Lacey’s Song),” is currently in the Top 10 of Billboard’s country singles chart. Jewell will be present in October when the first round of regional auditions takes place at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Nashville. 10/07/03