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Cris posts the latest awards, achievements, and news about her songwriting career here.

July 2014
 Tell Me What My Daddy Did Right is a TOP 5 FINALIST in the 2014 American Songwriting Awards! Complete list of Nominees and Finalists are listed here http://www.xporadio.com/contestwinners.aspx
(scroll down to find ME in the “Finalist” listing).

January 2014
 Put Your Boots Back On has been selected by internet songwriter radio station XPO RADIO as a top ten winner  in the official 2013 song contest! Check out the official playlist! (Paste in browser: http://www.xporadio.com/contestwinners.aspx)

SEPTEMBER 2013
Tell Me What My Daddy Did Right and Put Your Boots Back On have been selected by internet songwriter radio station XPO RADIO as top 25 semi-finalists in the 2013 song contest! 

AUGUST 2012
Tell Me What My Daddy Did Right have been noticed and selected by Toby Keith’s record label!
“Well-crafted lyric…good song! …[will] keep a copy in my Selected Folder here on the website…thanks for the submission! –Cliff Audretch, III, Sr. Director A&R / Staff Producer – Show Dog / Universal

JULY 2012
He Was Her Friend Too has been chosen as a semi-finalist in the prestigious Dallas Songwriters Association 2012 25th Anniversary Song Contest!

JULY 2012
Speak Love is working its way up the charts on the internet songwriter station “XPOrAdio.com!”
Various other songs are charting in the country category! Check out this internet radio station for songwriters.

JUNE 2012
Do That Again was auditioned and chosen to be featured on upcoming “What’s On My iPod” Shows on the acclaimed internet radio station “Women of Substance.” Various other songs from Cris’ album “Here’s To Sorrow” will also be featured on a variety of programs.

MAY 2012
Speak Love from Cris’ recently released album “Here’s To Sorrow” won a Semi-Finalist award in the Country category in the worldwide Song of the Year 2012 songwriting contest!

APRIL 2012

DEBUT ALBUM RELEASE!

“Here’s To Sorrow” is Cris’ 2012 songwriting debut CD of original life-inspired country folk/pop/rock tunes featuring close harmonies, heart-and-soul lead vocals, and an array of traditional instruments that bring to life her story of love lost and the unexpected “happily ever after” she was lucky enough to get. Follow the REVERBNATION link on the upper right to listen to and purchase songs from the album!

APRIL 2011
Tell Me What My Daddy Did Right from Cris’ recently released album won a Runner-Up award in the Country category in the worldwide Song of the Year 2011 songwriting contest! Follow the REVERBNATION link on the upper right to listen to this and other songs from the album!

NOVEMBER 2009
He Was Her Friend Too from Cris’ recently released album won a First Place award in the Fall 2009 Nashville International Song & Lyric Competition! Follow the REVERBNATION link on the upper right to listen to this and other songs from the album!

 

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