Folgers Coffee Jingle Music Contest Judged by Kara DioGuardi

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than T., Dan C., Landon L. and Jenny S. from Missoula, MT Win Folgers Jingle Contest

Take Home $25,000 and will appear in a Future Commercial

One of the nation’s most well-known judges of musical talent, multi-award winning songstress Kara DioGuardi, was in New York City’s Times Square to help name the Next Folgers Jingle Star. Five aspiring musicians from across the country performed their original renditions of the 25-year-old iconic jingle for a chance to win $25,000 and the chance to appear in a future commercial.

Aspiring Musicians Include:

o Troy K. and Wesley W. from Mount Juliet, TN

o Helena M. and Maria M. from Flemington, NJ

o Chase H. from Wrightsville Beach, NC

o Ethan T., Dan C., Landon L. and Jenny S. from Missoula, MT * Winner

o Amanda L. from Charleston, SC

This is the result of a nationwide contest to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the “Best Part of Wakin’ Up” Jingle. Over the years, the iconic song was interpreted in a variety of musical genres including country, gospel, jazz, R&B, rock and A Cappella.

For more information about the contest and to view the renditions of the finalists’ video entries, visit www.bestpartofwakinup.com.

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