1st "Nashville Star" winner, #1 debut CD, certified Gold, "Sweet Southern Comfort","Help Pour Out The Rain", "If She Were Any Other Woman" "Jesus, Elvis and Me" "Somebody Who Would Die for You" Award winning singer/songwriter: CMA/ACM/Grammy nominee, 2011 ICGMA Entertainer of the Year & Crossover Artist of the Year. Music Row magazine "Critics Pick" award, , ABC Radio Networks "New Artist of The Year" award, National Fatherhood Foundation Award winner.
Buddy Jewell was voted the very first winner of the USA Network's reality-based hit TV show "Nashville Star". Buddy was the true viewer favorite from the premiere episode, capturing 65% of the nationwide voting and beating out 11 other contestants, most notably, MIRANDA LAMBERT, by over 2 MILLION votes on the final episode.
His self-titled Columbia Records release debuted at #1 on the Billboard Top Country Album charts. It was certified GOLD and garnered two back-to-back top five hits with "Sweet Southern Comfort" and "Help Pour Out the Rain (Lacey's Song)" Both tunes are certified 1 million radio air plays.
Buddy has been recognized by the Grammy's, ACM’s, CMA’s and CMT with multiple award nominations. In 2011, he won the International Country Gospel Music Association's “Entertainer of the Year” and “Crossover Artist of the Year” awards
Buddy Jewell gives back to his community and beyond on many levels, serving as past spokesperson for The Minnie Pearl Cancer Foundation, The World Orphans Day Foundation and Compassion International. He especially has a heart for children and actively supports several worthy causes including St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Buddy is a proud American patriot and chooses to serve our nation as well. In December 2010, Buddy traveled with the Sergeant Major of the Army on an extensive USO tour to remote forward operating bases in Iraq and Afghanistan, visiting with and performing for our armed forces on the front lines.
Above all these things, Buddy is a proud father, a devoted husband and an outspoken Christ follower.
Contact and Booking Information
"Buddy Jewell" - Columbia Records 2003: Debuted #1 on Country Charts. Hits included "Sweet Southern Comfort" # 3 on R&R Country Charts and "Help Pour Out The Rain" #4 on R&R Country Chart and "One Step at a Time."
"Times Like These" - Columbia Records 2005: Hits include "If She Were Any Other Woman" and "So Gone."
"Country Enough" - Diamond Dust Records: 2008 Hits include "This Aint Mexico!" and "The Wheels Turn Slow."
April 2010 - "Somebody Who Would Die For You" 2 weeks at #1 on Chart Country and 4 weeks in Power Source Christian Country Chart Top 5.
"I Surrender All" Diamond Dust Records 2011: Hits include "Somebody Who Would Die For You" & "Jesus, Elvis and Me"(European Country #1 for 2 weeks December 2012)
WAYLON JENNINGS MEDLEY
ABILENE ON HER MIND
HELP POUR OUT THE RAIN
IF SHE WERE ANY OTHER WOMAN
JESUS, ELVIS & ME
WHEN I'M GOOD & GONE
YOU'LL FIND YOURE WAY
THE WHEELS TURN SLOW
TURN THE PAGE
WHAT THIS COUNTRY'S COMING TO
SOMEBODY WHO WOULD DIE FOR YOU
ROSE IN PARADISE
CAN'T YOU SEE