The Miss America Organization and ABC have revealed that country star Brett Eldredge is the first of seven judges to be announced for the live broadcast of the 95th anniversary of the “2016 Miss America Competition.” Miss America returns to Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall on SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 13th (9:00 – 11:00p.m./ET) on ABC. The evening will be filled with glitz and glam when 52 women representing their home states and territories compete to bring home the crown and scholarship.
“I get to judge Miss America. Are you kidding me?!” said Eldredge. “Talk about a dream come true! I can’t wait to be a part of this.”
Additional hosts and judges for the “2016 Miss America Competition” will be announced in the coming weeks.
Eldredge’s sophomore album, Illinois, will be released Friday, September 11. He’s on tour this summer with Darius Rucker on his “Southern Style” tour. For more information, visit www.BrettEldredge.com.
Tickets for “The 2016 Miss America Competition” are now on sale and can be purchased at ticketmaster.com. For more information on “The 2016 Miss America Competition,” please visit Miss America Organization’s website at www.missamerica.org.