Monday, April 8, 2013

Memphis' Valerie June Wins Fans at ACM Awards

Posted By on Mon, Apr 8, 2013 at 1:24 PM

Memphis singer/songwriter Valerie June got some national television exposure Sunday night on the Academy of Country Music awards show. Singing harmony behind country star Eric Church, June created a buzz, as the Internet lit up with people searching to discover who she was. Sporting her trademark dreadlocks and a stunning red dress, June was a singular presence on a show honoring country music. She did Memphis proud.
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SavingCountryMusic.com did a lovely write-up on her appearance and her career.

Here's a video of the Sunday's performance.

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