Native Arkansan Blane Howard of Hot Springs, Arkansas recently came in second place in a singing competition for the website Arkansas.com. The website was holding a contest for singers to write a song about the state of Arkansas in which Blane Howard wrote the song "Arkansas Y'all." Blane stopped by the Kicker studios last week for an interview and to perform the song LIVE.Blane who has already opened up a few shows with Blake Shelton and The Charlie Daniels Band is excited about doing what he's always loved to do. Blane who now makes Nashville, Tennessee his home, plans on writing more songs and performing every chance he gets. Blane and his band were very cordial and after the interview they wanted to go eat at Whataburger since there are none in Tennessee.

Here's the in studio visit.

For more Blane Howard music go to blanehoward.com