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MasterClass Video Of The Century – President Obama Sings Amazing Grace In Memory Of Senator Clementa Pinckney


   I honestly don’t think that there will ever be a future moment in history as memorable, inspiring and politically current than when President Barack Obama eulogized State Senator Clementa Pinckney, who was one of nine victims in the June 17th, 2015 shooting at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopla Church in Charleston, North Carolina. And if […]

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Performing MasterClass Discussion For America’s Got Talent Season 10: Week 4


   Picture Credit: NBC/America’s Got Talent America’s Got Talent Season 10 is already at Week 4 of the Preliminary Auditions  If you haven’t yet done so, check out my MCL favorites from last week’s show.  And from the Premiere Show and Week Two Show.  I hope to continue to do the same this week and in the weeks […]

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Vocal MasterClass Discussion For The Voice Season 8 Top 4 Results Show: The Finale


   Picture Credit: NBC/The Voice Look at that fabulous lineup!  Wheeeee!!   We are in for a phenomenal ride on Tuesday evening.   The Voice Finale airs at 8:00 PM on NBC and the winner will finally be announced. I will be monumentally surprised if it is not Sawyer Fredericks.  I predicted his win months ago!  I feel […]

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Vocal MasterClass Discussion For The Voice Season 8 Top 4 Performance Show


    Picture Credit: NBC/The Voice Well, The Voice took a nasty turn last week when they voted out one of the most talented vocalists to ever appear on this show, India Carney, in favor of Koryn Hawthorne.  Look, I  harbour no animosity toward  Koryn.  She is a passionate, if not “over the top” vocalist that everyone feels is […]

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Vocal Masterclass Discussion For American Idol Season XIV Top 2 Results Show: The Grand Finale 


   Picture Credit: American Idol Before I begin, let me just say how upset I am at the multitude of people cheering the demise of American Idol. Really? REALLY?  This show was and continues to be (for one more year) a ground – breaking show, discovering and nurturing talent better than anything currently happening on […]

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Vocal Masterclass Discussion For American Idol Season XIV Top 3 Results And Top 2 Performance Show 


 Picture Credit: American Idol With American Idol’s savvy timing of the announcement that next season will be the final season for the show, the media has exploded with articles and comments galore about this recent turn of events.   In fact,  American Idol’s announcement that the 2015-2016 season will be the last one has cast a […]

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Song Spoilers For The Voice Top 5. Better Late Than Never


I am adding these songs as the show is airing. Sorry I am late.  Remember – do not download these songs until the show has aired in your time zone or the download will not count toward votes for your favourite artist.  As I watch the show, both India  and Sawyer gave incredible performances and […]

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Vocal MasterClass Discussion For The Voice Season 8 Top 5 Show


   Picture Credit: The Voice And then there were 5!   With two more weeks of performances, we are already deep into the semi final week of Season 8 of The Voice.  All  the judges are represented in this very talented group of singers pictured above. Teams Adam, Blake and Christina have one singer remaining in the Semi […]

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Vocal Masterclass Discussion For American Idol Season XIV Top 3 Show: Song Choices From Scott Borchetta, Judges and Hometowns 


  Picture Credit: American Idol Can this show be more confusing?   This week’s show is a Top 3 show but 4 singers will be acknowledged Wednesday evening. Well, until 1 is eliminated based on last week’s votes, therefore removing all the wind from his or sails. Can some one stop the madness known as American Idol […]

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The Voice Season 8 Top 6 Song Spoilers. 


Thanks once again to MJsBigBlog.Com, we have song spoilers for the Top 6 and this week we will hear two songs from each artist. Here we go and remember – do not download these songs until after the show has aired in your time zone or they will not count as votes for your favourite artist […]

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Vocal MasterClass Discussion For The Voice Season 8 Top 6 Show


   Update: With 15 minutes to the live show, it looks like Kimberly, Koryn and Sawyer are generating the most buzz on iTunes.  The Popularity Icon is all filled for these three singers and rather empty for India,Meghan and Joshua. India sounds amazing. Do not let her slip through the cracks everyone.  The Song Spoilers […]

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Okay Shania Fans: A Blast From The Past. 


 This performance of the Timmins High And Vocational School Band brought a smile to my face. Recorded sometime in the 80s, many of my vocalists were dedicated members of this band, conducted here by Joe Bilenki.  Those kids were so dedicated to their music. They lived the art – as instrumentalists and singers – and […]

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Vocal Masterclass Article For American Idol Season XIV Top 4 Show: Personal and Judges’ Hometowns Choice 


By: Rosanne Simunovic We are getting down to the wire now. In just three weeks, we will be crowning a new American Idol and this Top 4 are pulling out every trick in the book to be the last woman or man standing. I was so sad to see the elimination of Tyanna. Like really […]

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Vocal Masterclass Discussion For American Idol Season XIV Top 5 Singers: Personal And Judges’ Hometown Picks. 


  Picture Credit: American Idol This in from AmericanIdol.Com: “Strip the lights, kill the fog machine, back the trusses off the stage. We’re trading that extravagant arena feel for something a lot more intimate this week. The Top 5 (aka your Idol Tour 2015 lineup) will be delivering two songs each, selections that define them…and define the […]

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Song Spoilers For American Idol Season XIV Top 5 Singers


Below you will find some spoilers for Wednesday’s American Idol Top 5 Perfomance Show – with thanks once again to MJsBigBlog.Com.  I will update the rest ASAP.  Personal Choices Clark Beckham Jax – Human by Christina Perri – iTunes Nick Fradiani – Rascal Flatts – What Hurts The Most – iTunes Rayvon Owen – Believe by Justin Bieber – iTunes Tyanna […]

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Vocal MasterClass Discussion For The Voice Season 8 Top 8 Show


  Picture Credit: The Voice Yes you are seeing correctly. Former The Voice judges, Cee Lo Green, Gwen Stefani and Usher will be returning as mentors for this week’s show.  What?  No Shakira?  What’s up with that?  I guess negotiations did not go as planned because her absence in this week’s show is pretty glaring.    If […]

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The Voice Season 8 Top 8 Song Spoilers


Thanks again to MJsBigBlog.Com, who has proven to be more reliable than The Voice’s Wikipedia page. Haha And, you know the drill. Do not purchase these songs until the show has aired in your time zone or it will,not count towards the voting numbers.  Oooo I love Sawyer Fredericks song. It is going to be all […]

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Vocal Masterclass Discussion For American Idol Season XIV Top 6/5 Show: Arena Anthems


   Picture Credit: American Idol Want to be spoiled? Click HERE This is going to be a really, really tough week. The eliminated singer will not be included in the Top 5 Tour. That’s pretty sad as all the remaining singers, including many of those already eliminated, should be on that tour.  The talent is strong […]

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Vocal MasterClass Discussion For The Voice Season 8 Top 10 Show


   Photo Credit: NBC/TheVoice NB: Click HERE For ITunes Links For Tonight’s Songs We are down to this talented group of 10 singers but I am very sad to see that one of my favorite singers, Mia Z from Team Pharrell, was not voted through to the Top 10. I don’t know about you, but her dismissal […]

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iTunes Links And Spoilers for The Voice Season 8 Top 10 Show


Special thanks to MJsBigBlog For the Spoilers.  Also, remember not to download until after the show airs in your time zone. The downloads will only count as votes AFTER the show has aired.  Corey Kent White – Team Blake – Unwound by George Strait – Download from iTunes India Carney – Team Christina – Run to You by […]

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