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Cassadee Pope vs. Eric Paslay – The Showdown

Cassadee Pope, Eric Paslay
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Lucy Hale is officially a Hall of Famer! The newcomer blasted past the competition all week long, blowout after blowout, to enter a small ring of Taste of Country Showdown kings and queens. Now, two new songs — and two fresh faces — are up for battle.

Cassadee Pope found great success with her debut single, and she’s hoping that luck strikes again with another breakup song, I Wish I Could Break Your Heart.’ The song has earned two thumbs up from fans, but it will need votes to surpass Eric Paslay‘s follow-up to ‘Friday Night,’ the rockin’, Taste of Country Critic’s Pick-awarded ‘Song About a Girl.’

So, which will it be?

Listen to clips of both Pope and Paslay’s songs and vote for your favorite here. You can vote once every hour until this Showdown ends on Monday at 8AM ET, so come back and vote often to be sure your artist wins. The winner of this matchup will face a new challenger on Monday.

Listen to Cassadee Pope, ‘I Wish I Could Break Your Heart’

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Listen to Eric Paslay, ‘Song About a Girl’

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Showdown Rules: The song with the most votes wins, and the winner goes on to face a new challenger in the next Showdown. Vote as much as once per hour online. If a song wins five Showdowns in a row, it will be retired into the Taste of Country Showdown Hall of Fame to allow for new songs to compete. Some songs will be considered for a second Showdown if voter turnout is healthy in a losing effort.

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