Monday, October 1, 2012

Arkansas native Cody Belew will be on NBC's 'The Voice' tonight

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Arkansas native Cody Belew will be on NBC's "The Voice" tonight.
  • Arkansas native Cody Belew will be on NBC's "The Voice" tonight.

Arkansas native Cody Belew will be on NBCs The Voice tonight.
  • Arkansas native Cody Belew will be on NBC's "The Voice" tonight.

Wow, Cody Belew will be on NBC's "The Voice," tonight at 7 p.m.

Above is a shot of what was on NBC's home page yesterday. That'd be Belew himself, who wrote on his Facebook yesterday that he "just busted out crying when I saw what's on NBC's home page! So surreal." For real. That's awesome!

Times readers will likely recall that Belew — who last year said farewell to Little Rock for the bright lights of Music City — impressed the judges in the 2010 Musicians Showcase.

Everybody be sure and wish Belew good luck and be sure to tune in.

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