Find out Which Grammy Nominee Was in the American Song Contest Finals


The American Song Contest semifinals kicked off with a good night for the Evergreen State.

Washington’s Allen StoneThe jury vote was overwhelmingly in favor of the singer, who will be able to perform at the Grand Final May 9th. The singer performed “A Bit of Both,”Nominated for Grammys 2012 in the category of being featured on the 2012 Grammys Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Album The Heist.

Four other performers will join Allen in the finale, all chosen by fans.

Highlights of the evening included Oklahoma Kpop artist AleXaShe performed an energetic rendition of the song. “Wonderland,”Former The Voice winner Jordan Smith who represented Kentucky with his song “Sparrow”Wyoming’s Ryan CharlesHe performed his country rap to ear worm “New Boot Goofin’.”

In addition, three artists from last week earned spots in the second semifinal round on May 2. American Samoa TenelleNorth Carolina John MorganCalifornia’s Sweet TabooThey were selected by a combination of fan votes and jury votes. They were admitted to Michigan’s Ada LeannLast week, the automatic jury seat was won by,