The One to Watch for Wednesday, May 2, 2018

The One to Watch for Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Today’s One To Watch is a perfect example of what can happen when social media combines with celebrity power and just plain luck. Mason Ramsey is eleven years old, and until about a month ago was just a kid from Southern Illinois who yodeled at the local Walmart for fun. Someone made a video of his performance, it became viral, and the rest is history. Suddenly, Ramsey is performing live at major music festivals, appeared on ‘Ellen,’ and has a record contract! Below is his first single, co-written by none other than Florida Georgia Line. Will Mason Ramsey become a major star? Who knows? But he’s certainly got a big head-start.

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Going disc-less?

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Mayochup???

Mayochup???

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