#Discover | Joel Madison Blount, Carson Henley, Rachel James & more

Every weekday we pick one Songspace artist/track to be the featured Daily Discovery on AmericanSongwriter.com. Below is the week of 6.16 - 6.20.14.

MONDAY, June 16

Name: Joel Madison Blount
Song Title: "Hold On"
Hometown: Birmingham, AL

Joel Madison Blount's goal is to love his family while creating awesome music. Sweet melodies, rebels, and bourbon turn Joel on. Learn more about Joel on American Songwriter.

TUESDAY, June 17

Name: Carson Henley
Song Title: "Go Under"
Hometown: Seattle, WA

Carson Henley grew up in a family that exposed him to a variety of music, helping create a sound that blends modern and classic sounds. His dream gig is to perform alongside Stevie Wonder. Find out more about Carson's musical influences on American Songwriter.


Name: Rachel James
Song Title: "Edge Of Me"
Hometown: Denver, CO

Rachel James combines different art forms to identify with the largest number of people possible. The song she wishes she wrote is "Somewhere Over the Rainbow." Find out more about Rachel's dreams on American Songwriter.


Name: Tim Halperin
Song Title: "Truth"
Hometown: Nashville

Tim Halperin made it to a finalist on the 10th season of American Idol. His dream performance is playing with Coldplay. Find Tim's oher musical aspirations on American Songwriter.

FRIDAY, June 20

Name: Stephen Simmons
Song Title: "Hard It Goes"
Hometown: Woodbury, TN

Stephen Simmon's next album Hearsay is scheduled to drop on July 28. His drem dinner party is Bill Clinton, Bruce Springsteen, Barack Obama, Willie Nelson, Jon Stewart. Get to know why Stephen on American Songwriter.