Three Trucker Talent finalists headed for Dallas

Online audience voting for Overdrive-Red Eye Radio’s Trucker Talent Search, brought to you by Delo, has ended, and the votes have been tabulated. The three singing truckers who will compete live for the top prize are:

Brad James, company driver, Barr-Nunn Transportation

Jennie Simpson, owner-operator, Landstar

Keith Sampson, owner-operator, Landstar Ranger

Honorable mentions are:

Jerry Andrews
Dennis Ebers
Bill Evans
Mike Lawrence
Jerry Littig
David Muggeridge
Rickey Whipple

Visit Trucker Talent to see the rest of the nominees’ videos. The songs range in genre from country to rock to patriotic favorites.

The three finalists, selected through a combination of the online audience voting and a judging panel, will attend The Great American Trucking Show in Dallas in August and will compete live for first place. Red Eye Radio will award the finalists each a pair of Justin boots, and the first-place winner will receive a Cobra GPS and CB.



  1. […] truckers who are also songwriters, musicians and singers. This spring, Overdrive magazine launched Overdrive-Red Eye Radio’s Trucker Talent Search to spotlight the musicians behind the wheels of America’s trucks. The contest, brought to you by […]