Jefferson was commissioned to write the theme song for the San Antonio River Walk in celebration of the city’s Tri-Centennial anniversary. The song, aptly named “Riverwalkin’” was featured in an issue of Texas Highways Magazine and landed him on the cover of Rio Magazine. Jefferson broke into the national spotlight with a performance on the Fox Network’s “The Four”. He received 4 “yes” votes from Diddy, DJ Khaled, Megan Trainor, and Charlie Walk, and his performances have millions of views worldwide.
– 2015 Texas Songwriter U -WINNER- by The ASCAP Foundation & Texas Heritage Songwriters Association
– 2015 University of Texas Songwriters Competition -WINNER- by E+E Headliners Committee
– 2015 Stone Valley Songwriters Competition -WINNER- hosted by Helen Darling
– 2015 Texas Revue – FINALIST- by Texas Traditions
– Clint Black’s “Competing For A Cause” -FINALIST- ABC Television Showcase.
– 2016 Texas Music Pickers “Top Pick” Competition – FINALIST
-2017 Kerrville New Folk Competition – FINALIST
-2018 Fox’s The Four – Challenger