Archive | May, 2011
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MasterClass Video Of The Day: Beyonce’s Dressing Room Performance

I haven’t had an opportunity to view Beyonce’s heralded stripped-down dressing room version of her new single, “1+1”. However, when I listened to it this evening, I wish I had treated myself to this gem of a performance a few days ago. The song was recorded by her husband, Jay-Z, prior to her American Idol […]

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Blake Shelton, Adam Levine, Christina Aguilera and Cee Lo Brown, Judges For NBC's The Voice

Vocal MasterClass Discussion For The Voice Battle Rounds Part 4 Plus Exciting 2012 News

Tonight’s episode of The Voice will air on NBC at 10:00 P.M. after the Season 6 Premiere of America’s Got Talent. The remaining eight singers will vie for the final four spots for the live show competition. The live shows begin next week, after which the public will be able to vote for their favorites. […]

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America's Got Talent Judges: Piers Morgan, Sharon Osbourne and Howie Mandel

MasterClass Discussion For The Season 6 Premiere Of America’s Got Talent

Tonight is a busy night on the NBC Network. Starting at 8:00, America’s Got Talent debuts it’s sixth season, followed by the The Voice at 10:00. So, if you love both shows, make sure you pop some corn and settle back for 3 hours of rock solid entertainment. Over on the America’s Got Talent Official […]

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American Idol Sightings For May 31st, 2011

There is a ton of Idol activity happening and I hope to keep on top of it all. However, for now, I will bow to the comprehensive research via USA Today’s IdolChatter Site: .Thia Megia tells Michael Slezak that Peggi Blu really isn’t the “vocal coach from hell” that American Idol made her out to […]

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Scotty McCreery, Winner Of American Idol Season 10

Scotty McCreery Makes Historic Start On Billboard Charts. Lauren Closely Follows

Well this news from Billboard.Com should make the Scotty and Lauren fans jump for joy. Here is what Billboard had to say: “After winning the 10th season of “American Idol” Wednesday (May 25), Scotty McCreery blasts onto Billboard’s Nielsen BDS-based Country Songs chart at No. 32 with coronation track “I Love You This Big.” The […]

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MasterClass Video Of The Day: David Archuleta Serenades Myrtle Beach

First of all, a special thank you to the best fans in the world – the David Achuleta fans – for your tweets and emails re David’s recent performance in Myrtle Beach. These performances of Tears For Fears’ “Everybody Wants To Rule The World” and The Beatles’ “Blackbird” were just exceptional. As always, David brought […]

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And The Award For Best Judging Panel In Reality Television Goes To….

America’s Got Talent! Yes, the best all-round show in television also deserves bragging rights for finding a cohesive yet diverse panel of judges. The judging trio comprised of Piers Morgan, Sharon Osbourne and Howie Mandel are the epitome of what every judging panel should emulate – succinct critique blended with humorous and unexpected banter. Last […]

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Piers Morgan, Lauren Alaina and Jay Leno On The Tonight Show

Revisiting Scotty’s Scheduled DISAppearance On Jay Leno

Some things just can’t be ignored. And this is one of them. Jay Leno was scheduled to interview the American Idol winner on Thursday (yesterday). Also scheduled to appear was Piers Morgan. He blabbed about it all week and it was posted on the Tonight Show website. Well, lo and behold, on Thursday, guess who […]

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David Cook Wants Your Photos.

Over at David Cook’s Official site, they are doing some spring cleaning and renovations. The site is in the midst of a makeover and you are invited to decorate one of their pages with your personal Cookie photos. Very cool. DavidCookOfficial.Com had this to say: “Are you an amateur photographer or the ultimate David Cook […]

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American Idol Season 10 Runner-Up Lauren Alaina and Winner Scotty McCreery

Lauren Alaina Appears On Jay Leno Minus Scotty McCreery

I watch The Tonight Show With Jay Leno on a daily basis. He is my guilty pleasure. All week, he has been saying that the winner of American Idol would make an appearance on his show on Thursday. Well, it’s Thursday and guess who is a guest on Leno tonight? American Idol Runner-Up, Lauren Alaina. […]

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Scotty McCreery Wins American Idol Season 10

Well, I guess our votes really do count. They really, really do count! And, I have to eat crow since I insisted that American Idol was not going to let this happen. But crow is good – never tasted so good in fact. Yes, in the end, despite the endless propaganda by American Idol to […]

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Vocal MasterClass Discussion For American Idol Top 2 Country Finale

Yes siree Bob we are going to have a grand ‘ole hootenanny tonight at the Nokia Theatre. Scheduled to make appearances are Carrie Underwood (for the umpteenth time), Beyonce, Lady Gaga, Steven Tyler, Jennifer Lopez, Charice( now there’s a talented teen!), U2 and heaven knows who else. Well, it seems like they thought of everyone. […]

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Vocal Masterclass Article For American Idol Season 10 Top 2 Singers: The Country Road To The Grand ‘Ole Finale

By: Rosanne Simunovic Well at long last and with much fanfare we are down to our final two singers, country artists Lauren Alaina and Scotty McCreery. In a nutshell, both singers looked and sounded exhausted and nervous. I am sure, as we all are, that they just want this experience, however exciting, to end so […]

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Lauren May Drop Out Of American Idol

Ryan just tweeted: Let’s get these trending – are you #teamlauren or #teamscotty? #idolfinale He doesn’t seem worried. Harvey Levin (@HarveyLevinTMZ) Tweet 11-05-24 7:39 PM so Idol publicists are downplaying what’s going on…Dr. froze Lauren’s throat. Haley is on set. She’s rehearsed and ready #ai #idol This just in from TMZ “Lauren Alaina may not […]

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Vocal MasterClass Discussion For The Voice Battle Rounds: Part Three

With all the press about the American Finale tonight and tomorrow, I almost forgot about NBC’s new baby, The Voice. Oh well, beginning next week, The Voice is my new baby as well. I am looking forward to covering this show more comprehensively. Presently, we are still going through the Battle Rounds, but it is […]

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Vocal MasterClass Discussion For American Idol Season 10 Top 2 Performance Show: The Country Road To The Finale

So, it all came together for the producers of American Idol Season 10. Our Top 2 Finalists, Lauren Alaina and Scotty McCreery, have country in their blood and will yodel their way to a big win – or two. Maybe, they will tie. Maybe they will be promoted as a duo. Who knows with this […]

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Lee DeWyze Is Shunned By American Idol.

Well, that’s just all kinds of rude. Last evening, Season 9 American Idol winner, Lee DeWyze, tweeted that American Idol has not included him in tomorrow’s Finale. What? Is he not country enough? Here is what Lee had to say via his tweets: “Hey guys, no I’m not performing at the Finale. I wasn’t asked […]

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Oh Help Me Mama. Scotty and Lauren’s Singles Have Been Leaked

Over at A Taste Of Country, you can learn all about Lauren Alaina and Scotty McCreery’s singles, scheduled to be performed tomorrow evening on the Top 2 Performance Show and released to the airwaves on Thursday, May 26th. Lauren’s single is “Like My Mother Does” and Scotty’s is titled “Love You This Big”. Both songs […]

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Monday Morning Madness: X-Factor Gossip

Honestly, I cannot believe the lengths to which producers will go to ensure a successful show. According to the Mirror, the X-Factor executives, which includes Simon Cowell, are encouraging X-Factor judge, Cheryl Cole, to dump her boyfriend, “Dancing With The Stars” pro, Derek Hough. Well, that’s a tad rude, don’t you think? This demand is […]

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Watch Out Lauren And Scotty. David Archuleta Is Moving To Nashvile

So, what’s this I hear? According to ArchuletaFanScene.Com, David Archuleta is moving to Nashville to begin work on an exciting new project. Now, this is not fully confirmed as yet. The news broke when The Unlimited interviewed David at A Night to Remember: Utah’s 2011 Entertainment & Choice Awards Show held at The Salt Palace […]

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