RUNNER-UP OF NBC’S “THE VOICE” MEGHAN LINSEY JOINS WSMV-TV’S NEW PROGRAM “TODAY IN NASHVILLE” AS SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – (September 7, 2016) - Runner-up of NBC’s “The Voice,” Meghan Linsey will join WSMV-TV’s newly created “Today in Nashville” every Tuesday morning as a special contributor to share her expert opinion and insights on Season 11 of NBC’s “The Voice.” Linsey will commence her debut as “The Voice” correspondent with a live performance on the Hard Rock Stage on Tuesday, September 13.

I am beyond excited to be joining "Today in Nashville" as their "The Voice" correspondent for the next 15 weeks!" says Linsey. "As a veteran, I obviously love the show and many will find out I also love to talk, so I feel this is such a natural fit. I'm looking forward to watching this new season and weighing in every week!"

Prior to finishing runner-up on Season 8 of NBC’s “The Voice” where she mesmerized viewers with her passionate performances and breathtaking vocals, Linsey achieved chart-topping success as one half of the ACM and CMA-nominated duo, Steel Magnolia. As a seasoned veteran of the popular singing competition, the powerhouse vocalist will return every Tuesday through December 13 to share her expert opinion with hosts Kelly Sutton and Carole Sullivan as Season 11 of “The Voice” unravels. 

“We’re excited to have Meghan join the “Today in Nashville” team, providing unique insight into what happens backstage on ‘The Voice’,” says vice president and general manager of WSMV-TV, Doreen Wade. “We’re especially proud that she will perform on the Hard Rock Stage to kick-off “The Voice” insider segment, presented each week by Xfinity.”

“Today in Nashville” debuts Monday, September 12 at 11am on WSMV-TV, Channel 4. For more on what’s happening with the new show, follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/todayinnashville.

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About Meghan Linsey:
In recent years Linsey has achieved chart-topping success as one half of the ACM and CMA-nominated duo, Steel Magnolia, prior to finishing runner-up on season eight of NBC’s “The Voice” where she mesmerized viewers with her passionate performances and powerhouse vocals.

The soulful songstress effortlessly combines country, soul, rock and blues and has been praised by Rolling Stone as having a "captivating sound that has seemingly no ceiling to its range!"Linsey independently released her EP "Believer," which shot to #6 on the overall pop iTunes albums chart.

The multi-talented singer continues to create music and build a strong fan base while touring and connecting with audiences across the U.S. For more information on Meghan visit www.meghanlinsey.com

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Meghan Linsey Media Contact:
Kimberly Kaminske
Pennington Entertainment
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