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MasterClass Memorial Day Monday: Katharine McPhee And Trent Harmon’s 2016 Performance At The National Memorial Day Concert 

As I write this article about Katharine McPhee’s and Trent Harmon’s beautiful performances at the National Memorial Day Concert in Washington DC which  aired on PBS on May 29th, I am also watching the CNN coverage of President Obama’s visit to Arlington National Cemetery. These tributes deserve your time – today and always.   I […]

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MasterClass Monday: Jackie Evancho Crosses Over To The Pop Genre With a Gorgeous Performance Of Her New Song – Apocalypse

Picture Credit: JackieEvancho.Com Update: May 9th, 2016 9:00 PM Eastern.  If you wish to join Jackie Evancho’s Facebook Page, please click HERE Now, this is the Jackie Evancho I have been waiting for!  She is finally singing with the full complement of her enormous vocal ability. But, more on this in a bit.  As Runner-Up […]

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Reality Show Singers, Taylor Hicks, Clay Aiken And Carly Rose Sonenclar To Star On Law And Order: Special Victims Unit

Picture Credit: NBC’s Law And Order Well, here’s something! Wednesday just became more interesting for me! American Idol Season 5 winner, Taylor Hicks, and Season 2 Runner-Up, Clay Aiken, will star on the Wednesday, November 6th episode of Law And Order on NBC. Additionally, The X Factor Season 2 Runner – Up, Carly Rose Sonenclar, […]

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SMASH Season 2 Finale With Katharine McPhee Airs On NBC On Sunday, May 26th.

Picture Courtesy Of NBC And Jack Davenport’s Facebook Page I am so sad here. What happened to this show and why did it not succeed? Everyone I spoke to loves it. Yes, the writing could have been better and a select few of the characters were not riveting to watch, but, honestly, the show’s premise […]

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Taylor Hicks Takes Las Vegas By Storm.

First things first! Look at Taylor’s relaxed jaw and circular mouth in the above picture. Ah – a vocal teacher’s dream. But I digress. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Taylor Hicks has been an exceptionally strong draw during his tenure in Las Vegas. In fact, his contract with Ballys Las Vegas has been extended through […]

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American Idol Season 5 HaHa Memories: We Made It Through The Rain

One thing about having the flu is that it allows me, in between sleeps, to saunter through YouTube videos to alleviate the boredom of doctor-imposed bed rest. This video of “We Made It Through The Rain, performed by American Idol Season 5 Top 12 Finalists on Entertainment Tonight, is a real gem. They look like […]

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Katharine McPhee Debuts in NBC’s Highly Anticipated “Smash” Series

Well, after much hype and ballyhoo, the NBC Premiere of the long-awaited Smash series debuts at 10:00 P.M. Eastern on Monday February 6th. Katharine McPhee stars in the role as Karen, one of two singers auditioning to play the role of Marilyn Monroe. By all accounts, her performance looks more than promising and the show […]

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Tweet: Katharine McPhee To Make An Appearance On The Finale Of The Voice

This just in via Twitter from American Idol Season 5 Runner-Up, the very talented Katharine McPhee: “Katharine McPhee (@katharinemcphee) 11-06-22 2:19 PM got a call that I’m going to the finale of @nbc ‘s The Voice next week to watch the final battle & give a sneek peek of @NBCSmash! #excited” Now that’s exciting news! […]

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Katharine McPhee Set To Be Breakout Star In NBC’s New Show, “Smash”

Well, well, well! Looks like our American Idol Alumnae have been making the news today. I always like to read about Katharine McPhee’s newest projects. Today, on Rickey.Org, it was revealed that Katharine McPhee was the main reason behind the creation of the much anticipated Broadway-based show, “Smash”, due to premiere on NBC during the […]

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Is Season 5 American Idol Winner Taylor Hicks Making A Comeback?

One might just call him the Comeback Kid! It appears that Season 5 American Idol winner, Taylor Hicks, has embraced his career with tenacity and drive. According to this interesting article from The Huntsville Times, Taylor has been a busy boy and may be even more busy if his plans come to fruition. Apparently, Taylor […]

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A Masterclass Plea To the American Idol Judges: Please – No More Comparisons!

Personally, I have had my fill of pointless comparisons of this year’s crop of singers to those who have previously competed on American Idol. I know I have stated that Seasons 5 and 7 were exceptional seasons and difficult to capture on a yearly basis, but, except for one instance (Siobhan/Adam), I have attempted to […]

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Katharine McPhee’s Backstage With Bryan Interview

I thought I would add a blog topic featuring Katharine McPhee’s Backstage With Bryan interview. It was filmed after her outstanding performance of her new single,“Terrified”, on the Tonight Show With Jay Leno. The number was written by American Idol Judge Kara DioGuardi. Katharine’s voice and presence continues to impress me; she is an extraordinary […]

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Katharine McPhee: Say Goodbye Now Available On ITunes

This is a beautiful song by an exceptional vocal artist. Katharine McPhee’s career deserves greater attention and, hopefully, her new album – due to drop in January 2010 -will catapult her career to the level that she so deserves. Below, you will hear a song from her upcoming CD! Copyright © 2008. MasterclassLady.Com. All rights […]

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Katharine McPhee And Lang Lang Perform America The Beautiful At The Live Memorial Day Concert

A Blessed Memorial Day to all. And what greater way to be inspired than to watch and listen to this excellent performance by vocalist Katharine McPhee and pianist Lang Lang. This video was recorded live last evening and I was just so touched by this rendition. It is extremely beautiful and I know you will agree. […]

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