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Josh Hester was a contestant on the 1st season of The Bachelor: Listen to Your Heart.

He was eliminated in week 1.

Personal life[]

He is in a relationship with blogger Courtney Ferren-Nash.


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When Josh was 22, he was a deputy sheriff and married his high school sweetheart. He had everything he thought he wanted. After eight years of being on the force, Josh realized that he wasn’t happy in his career or his marriage and left both to pursue his music dreams. He recently moved to Nashville and has earned the nickname “The Singing Uber Driver”. Now that he is back on route, he is looking for someone to sit shotgun alongside him and go for the ride of his life.

  • Fun Facts:
    • Josh hasn’t dated anyone since his divorce, which was three years ago.
    • Josh’s coolest and most memorable ride was meeting Guy Gilchrist, who drew characters like Kermit, The Pink Panther and Tom and Jerry, to name a few.
    • Josh has given over 3,500 singing Uber rides in Nashville.