Award-winning singer-songwriter DeDe Wedekind with her latest hit single America United, was named Best Country Song / Recording at the 2017 IMC Awards in Los Angeles..
Now a Voting Member of the Grammy’s (Recording Academy), DeDe Wedekind (pronounced “Wee-dee-kind”) won Best New Female Artist of the Year from the Indie Music Channel in 2016. She also won Album of the Year from the IMEA for 4th album, “Dream of You” in 2016. Her latest hit single America United, was named Best Country Song / Recording at the 2017 IMC Awards in Los Angeles..
Over the past 6 months, DeDe has been a guest on the iHeart Radio Phil Valentine Talk Radio Show-one of the Top 10 Talk Radio Shows in the US. She’s also been a guest on the Nashville Today NBC TV Show, and Good Morning Arkansas ABC TV, as well as the Live at 9 CBS Memphis Morning Show. She’s a frequent guest on many Talk and other Radio Shows including the Hit Nashville #1 Country Music Station: WSM RADIO broadcast from the Opryland Hotel. She appears all over the US on tour.
Over the past 5 years, DeDe has released 4 Albums, and has won Best Album of the Year for 3 of them. DeDe’s second album, “Love & Fairy Tales” was the 2014 IMEA Adult Contemporary Album of the Year. DeDe also was named BEST VOCALIST in March 2014 by SingerUniverse.com.
“World of Christmas”, Produced by Grammy- Winner, Jeff Bova (Producer of the Year for Celine Dion, Falling Into You was the IMEA HOLIDAY ALBUM of the YEAR in 2014. Bova says, “Dede’s versatility as a vocalist and songwriter shines brightly on World of Christmas….her beautiful lyrical sensibility & playful side creates a holiday album that not only touches your heart, but your soul!”
DeDe’s songwriting wins include 2 FINALISTS in the 2013 & 2014 UK SONGWRITING Contest, and also FINALIST in the 2014 INTERNATIONAL Songwriting Contest. She placed 2nd overall in the Dec. 2014 DALLAS ANNUAL SONGWRITING CONTEST, and has 2 HMMA Finalist Awards in 2016 & 2017.
With over 120K fans, DeDe Wedekind is a performer & songwriter from Texas. Her music plays weekly on internet and terrestrial radio stations. She’s been compared to everyone from Adele to Taylor Swift, & from Celine Dion to Karen Carpenter and Eva Cassidy to Carrie Underwood. She’s known for her moving melodies & lyrics, clear vocals, and and her unique & inspiring arrangements.
Bree Noble, Manager of WOS Radio says: “World of Christmas by acclaimed singer/songwriter DeDe is a celebration of diversity: a fusion of cultures and musical styles presented by top-notch musicians. Like the gleaming star atop the tree, DeDe’s flawless vocals bring this musical experience to life.”