The early- to mid-2000s were a simpler time in music. Rock music was actually thing on popular radio. Production on hit singles was often stripped down nearly to its core rather than with bombastic synths and beats. People still (kind of) bought albums, at least early on in the decade. And American Idol was more about the singers than it was the judges.
To the delight of many and the surprise of a few, Glee star Matthew Morrison will release his second solo album, Where It All Began, on June 4. The album, which finds Morrison covering his favorite Broadway hits and a few standards, was recorded with producer Phil Ramone, the man responsible for the sounds of Tony Bennett and Frank Sinatra.
Maybe some time off from being a vocal coach has given Christina Aguilera more time to hit the gym? Regardless of what she’s been doing, she’s looking quite slim these days!
Vicci Martinez, one of the stand out artists on this season’s The Voice, recently stopped by the Fresh 102.7 studios in NYC to talk a little about the hit show, her new music and to perform her brand new single “Come Along” for some lucky listeners.
Welcome to Jukebox Jury, our new music debate show where experts face off and a jury of fans decides the winner.
Just weeks after being crowned ‘the voice’ on national television, Cassadee Pope revealed today that she has signed with Republic Nasvhille/Big Machine Label Group.
What’s better than one season of The Voice per year? That’s right – two seasons per year.
Topping last night’s amazing solo performances and duets, tonight’s live results show was a music extravaganza with performances from not only the top three finalists, but guest musical artists such as Bruno Mars, Avril Lavine, the Killers and Kelly Clarkson, alongside former contestants of the season and the coaches.
Chris lets those who didn’t win the show know ‘what everyone has to offer as themselves is really the best.’
“I think Kelly Clarkson really proved herself to be a career-long artist. She really handled her early work with grace and still stays relevant and works with great people and gets songs consistently out there.”