Nashville North Star
Nashville North Star

Nashville North Star top 10 contenders

Calgary – The Calgary Stampede is proud to announce this year’s talented top 10 who will compete for the title of the 2015 Nashville North Star, presented by Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey.


“We’re extremely proud to have such incredible talent perform on the stage for this year’s Nashville North Star competition,” says Lindsay Weryshko, programming production manager, Calgary Stampede. “We had 96 submissions and more than 25,000 votes to help us pick the contestants who will be moving forward in the competition.”


The 2015 Nashville North Star top 10 includes:


  • Brad Saunders
  • Kayla Patrick
  • Sadie Brenner
  • Tamara Jeske
  • Cole Malone
  • Julia Vos
  • Joseph Entz
  • Michela Sheedy
  • Robert Larrabee
  • Ceanna Temple - Wildcard Entry (most online votes)



The top 10 contestants will perform in the semi-finals at Nashville North on Saturday, July 4 and the top six will advance to the finals on Monday, July 6.


Nashville North is free with admission to Stampede Park. This year’s lineup includes Frankie Ballard, John Michael Montgomery, Jess Moskaluke, Chad Brownlee and more. For more information and a complete list of artists and show times please visit


About the Calgary Stampede

The Calgary Stampede celebrates the people, the animals, the land, the traditions and the values that make up the unique spirit of the west. The Calgary Stampede contributes to the quality of life in Calgary and southern Alberta through our world-renowned 10-day Stampede, year-round facilities, western events and several youth and agriculture programs. Exemplifying the theme We’re Greatest Together, we are a volunteer-supported, not-for-profit community organization that preserves and celebrates our western heritage, cultures and community spirit. All revenue is reinvested into Calgary Stampede programs and facilities.


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For more information, please contact:

Jennifer Dowler

Media Relations Coordinator

Calgary Stampede

T 403.261.0339

C 403.831.1618