In Conversation with Original Song winner Katie Francis

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Every episode features successful artists and industry experts sharing compelling stories and valuable knowledge about the music industry hosted by CMA, ACM & CCMA Award Winning Broadcaster Cliff Dumas.

Cliff talks to Claim2Fame Original Song winner Katie Francis


Katie Francis

Katie is a country singer from Toronto. She won First Place in Claim2Fame’s Original Song contest for her song,

Katie won, $5000 Dollars in cash and a personal training session with American Idol Associate Music Producer Michael Orland. Michael has mentored every American Idol contestant from Kelly Clarkson to Carrie Underwood and has appeared on Oprah, Entertainment Tonight, Access Hollywood and The Ellen Show. Katie also won a vocal training session with American Idol Vocal Coach Peisha McPhee, Peisha has worked with some of music’s top producers and songwriters, including Jimmy Iovine (Lady Gaga, Bruce Springsteen, Gwen Stefani, U2), Tricky Stewart (Rihanna, Beyonce, Britney Spears, Justin Beiber) and trained her own daughters Adriana and Katharine McPhee. Katie’s prize package also included a private mentoring session with Andy Curran General Manager of Label services-A&R for ole and media training with Hall of Fame Broadcaster Cliff Dumas.

Original Song Winners

 

Congratulations to the top ten and the winners of our Original Song Contest!

Katie wins wins $5000 dollars and personal mentoring with 2 American Idol Coaches in L.A! Check out the Cover Song Winners here.

1: Katie Francis
2: Vanity
3: Chelsea Crites

4: Brandon Daly
5: Boceephus
6: Micah
7: Mikayla Fox Williams
8: Jamison Chester Fox
9: Steve Major
10: Jordan James
10: (Tie) Brandon Stewart

*Results certified by the accounting firm of Thad Scott and Company.