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Local musician to compete on reality TV

Ky. (WYMT) - If you watch country Music Television, better known as CMT, you might see a familiar face this June.

Country music artist and Manchester native Travis Wayne will compete in "Redneck Island 3" which starts June 5th at 10:30 p.m. on CMT. The show features fifteen contestants competing on Steve Austin's tropical island for the chance to win $100,000.

"At home, I'm Travis Wayne. I'm the most down to Earth, lovable guy, that everybody around here knows and loves. But when you put me in a competition for $100,000, I'm going to do whatever it takes to win, even if it means being somebody that I'm not," said Wayne.

Wayne says he has been playing professionally for a little more than a year, but music has been his passion his whole life.

For a link to Travis Wayne's Facebook page, visit facebook.com/officialtraviswayne. His Twitter handle is @TravisWCountry , and you can see behind the scenes content after each episode of "Redneck Island 3" by going to nashvilleuniverse.com .

Wayne will perform at at Paulies Toasted Barrel in Lexington, KY on June 1st and at CMA Fest at the Wild beaver Saloon in Nashville, TN on June 7th.


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