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French comes in second on Rising Star

TIFTON, GA (WALB) - Dozens of Austin French supporters gathered to watch the new ABC show Rising Star Sunday where French was one of four people left vying to be the winner.


He's been a singer and performer his whole life.

He's also the worship pastor at Journey Church in Tifton.

Church members say they're excited.

“We are excited to have Austin represent our community, as well as our church, and represent Christ on the show, so its been a unique thing to see him on TV performing and for America to see what we get to see every weekend at our church on Sunday mornings,” says Lead Pastor Benji Rowland.

French comes from a musical family and plays the piano and the guitar. French came in second place.

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