Finalists named in Trucker Talent Search


The sixth annual Overdrive-Red Eye Radio Trucker Talent Search received more than 50 entries from talented truckers who love to sing. A panel of judges reviewed all the entries and chose three finalists.

Those three finalists — who will compete live for the contest’s grand prize at The Great American Trucking Show in Dallas in August — are:

  • Jason Henley of Jemison, Alabama, company driver, Indigo Fluids, trucking for 15 years
  • Ken Freeman of Centreville, Mississippi, company driver, Transport Service Company, trucking for 23 years
  • Taylor Barker of Kingsport, Tennessee, owner-operator leased to Heniff Transportation, trucking for 22 years

The first-place winner receives a full professional recording session.

The contest will be emceed by trucker and recording artist Tony Justice, who will also perform during the event.

Jason Henley

Ken Freeman

Taylor Barker