Jenny Beth Willis

Idol Contestant Has WBKR Ties
In 2013, two former Battle for The Big O finalists made it deep into American Idol.  Owensboro's Jenny Beth Willis was one of the show's Top 20 girls.  And Paul Jolley, who was a finalist in our competition two years ago, made it all the way to the Idol Top 10 and spent the summer on tour with his f…
The Six Pack Returns
It's back and we're gonna "pop a top" again!  The Six Pack returns to Diamond Lake's Good Time Theatre on Friday, September 20th and we've rounded up six new acts ready to take the stage for a night of music and comedy!   Wanna know who's gon…
Jenny Beth in Battle Finale [Video]
Owensboro's Jenny Beth Willis, fresh off her national television appearance on American Idol, has her sights set on a new competition.  And last week at O'Bryan's Bar and Grill, she took on the song "Up To The Mountain" and blasted her way into the finals of WBK…
How Great Thou Art
The Lanham Brothers, Randy and Barry, likely never dreamed the words American Idol would appear on their posters for the Lanham Brothers Jamboree.  But, this month, they are!  Jenny Beth Willis, who was one of the Top 20 girls on the most recent season of Idol, is set to headline the June edition of…
Idol's Jenny Beth returns home
We all watched our hometown girl Jenny Beth Willis sing her heart out on American Idol over the past few weeks. And, we were all sad when she got sent home last week. This morning, she was set to return to the real world of a high school student at Owensboro Catholic High.
When the school contacted u…
Jenny Beth Willis on Idol [Video]
We didn't get a chance to talk about this last week because of our 2-day St. Jude Radiothon, but it is definitely worth revisiting.  Check out Jenny Beth Willis' performance of "Heaven, Heartache and the Power of Love" from American Idol's "Sudden Death…
Jenny Beth Makes AI Top 40
This is unbelievably exciting.  17-year-old Jenny Beth Willis of Owensboro has made the Top 40 of American Idol!  Last night, the Top 20 guys and the Top 20 girls were revealed and Jenny Beth is still in the mix.  I had a chance to chat with her about her whirlwind Idol experience and what's next fo…
Jenny Beth Survives Groups
Owensboro's Jenny Beth Willis is just one song away from American Idol's Top 40!  Last night, Jenny Beth survived two rounds in Hollywood.  She survived the initial cut with her rendition of "How Do I Live," then escaped the group round with a group of gals name…
Jenny Beth Goes to Hollywood
Last week, the boys stepped to the plate during Hollywood Week on American Idol.  When the smoke cleared, just  28 of them remained, including former WBKR Battle for the Big O finalist Paul Jolley.  Now, tonight, all the girls who made it through Idol's initial audition rounds arrive for the dreaded…
Jenny Beth's First Crazy Fans
Owensboro singer Jenny Beth Willis has made it the Hollywood rounds of American Idol and is already learning what kind of fame and notoriety that show can bring.  When the Baton Rouge auditions aired on WEVV Fox 44, Jenny Beth's audition wasn't even broadcast.  However, she has already earned the ad…

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