MUSIC NEWS Category

Music legend Sergio Mendes continues his collaboration with composer John Powell with the Rio 2 soundtrack. During a reent interview, the musician talked about working with Carlinhos Brown and Powell to create the Rio 2 tune “Batacuda Familia.”

“The idea was to have a celebration of the family getting together again,” said Mendes about the song, [...]


Share:
  • Digg
  • Twitter
  • FriendFeed
  • Facebook
  • MySpace
  • del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Google Bookmarks
  • Live
  • Yahoo! Buzz
  • Yahoo! Bookmarks
  • Reddit
  • Sphinn
  • LinkedIn
  • Mixx
  • Suggest to Techmeme via Twitter
  • Technorati
  • email

Chris Isaak’s “Wicked Game” is an absolutely difficult song to cover, and Emily B.’s decision to use that song for her Blind Auditions was a gamble that paid off. The singer put her own spin on the sultry song, hitting various high notes that impressed judges Shakira, Blake Shelton, and Usher. Shakira even gave a [...]


Share:
  • Digg
  • Twitter
  • FriendFeed
  • Facebook
  • MySpace
  • del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Google Bookmarks
  • Live
  • Yahoo! Buzz
  • Yahoo! Bookmarks
  • Reddit
  • Sphinn
  • LinkedIn
  • Mixx
  • Suggest to Techmeme via Twitter
  • Technorati
  • email

For Jennifer Lopez, there are no huge favorites to win it all this season on American Idol. “I don’t think there’s a front runner this year,” said Lopez, who performed her hit single ‘I Luh Ya Papi’ on the show.” I think anybody can win and I think it’s very performance based and that’s [...]


Share:
  • Digg
  • Twitter
  • FriendFeed
  • Facebook
  • MySpace
  • del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Google Bookmarks
  • Live
  • Yahoo! Buzz
  • Yahoo! Bookmarks
  • Reddit
  • Sphinn
  • LinkedIn
  • Mixx
  • Suggest to Techmeme via Twitter
  • Technorati
  • email

Beloved former American Idol contestant Adam Lambert reprises his role tonight as ‘Starchild’ on the Fox hit series, Glee. Lambert, who was the runner-up on the eighth season of American Idol, is one of the most well liked contestants to ever be on the show.

Since American Idol, Lambert has made a few albums, and has [...]


Share:
  • Digg
  • Twitter
  • FriendFeed
  • Facebook
  • MySpace
  • del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Google Bookmarks
  • Live
  • Yahoo! Buzz
  • Yahoo! Bookmarks
  • Reddit
  • Sphinn
  • LinkedIn
  • Mixx
  • Suggest to Techmeme via Twitter
  • Technorati
  • email

The Voice is considered one of the best talent shows on all of television. The series, now in its sixth season, is already off to another great start. After taking a season off, Usher returns as a judge/mentor for the new season. Usher isn’t just one of the most talented performers in the world, he [...]


Share:
  • Digg
  • Twitter
  • FriendFeed
  • Facebook
  • MySpace
  • del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Google Bookmarks
  • Live
  • Yahoo! Buzz
  • Yahoo! Bookmarks
  • Reddit
  • Sphinn
  • LinkedIn
  • Mixx
  • Suggest to Techmeme via Twitter
  • Technorati
  • email

Returning tonight to Fox after a month-long hiatus, GLEE is pulling out all the stops with the casting of singing sensation ADAM LAMBERT and including the songs of uber-stars KATY PERRY and LADY GAGA. In this episode, Kurt (CHRIS COLFER) is trying to form a band, only to find the hugely ambitious (and flamboyant) ‘Starchild’ [...]


Share:
  • Digg
  • Twitter
  • FriendFeed
  • Facebook
  • MySpace
  • del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Google Bookmarks
  • Live
  • Yahoo! Buzz
  • Yahoo! Bookmarks
  • Reddit
  • Sphinn
  • LinkedIn
  • Mixx
  • Suggest to Techmeme via Twitter
  • Technorati
  • email

Mary J. Blige’s first chapter in her music career, which included the hit albums ‘What’s The 411?’ and ‘My Life,’ featured an artist with a powerhouse voice whose abilities weren’t just for show. She proved early on that raw emotion, coupled with innate talent, leads to transcendent work (hence, the frequent comparisons as the heir [...]


Share:
  • Digg
  • Twitter
  • FriendFeed
  • Facebook
  • MySpace
  • del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Google Bookmarks
  • Live
  • Yahoo! Buzz
  • Yahoo! Bookmarks
  • Reddit
  • Sphinn
  • LinkedIn
  • Mixx
  • Suggest to Techmeme via Twitter
  • Technorati
  • email

Justin Timberlake has another hit album out with The 20/20 Experience, which has already spun off a few hit singles. The album has been broken up into two separate releases. The first release sold almost four million copies, which in today’s music world is phenomenal.

It has been seven years since he [...]


Share:
  • Digg
  • Twitter
  • FriendFeed
  • Facebook
  • MySpace
  • del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Google Bookmarks
  • Live
  • Yahoo! Buzz
  • Yahoo! Bookmarks
  • Reddit
  • Sphinn
  • LinkedIn
  • Mixx
  • Suggest to Techmeme via Twitter
  • Technorati
  • email

Next week is pretty big for Justin Timberlake, thanks to the impending release of his new album The 20/20 Experience - 2 of 2 and the October 4th debut of the thriller Runner,Runner.

With Runner, Runner, Timberlake stars as a student who believes he’s been financially bamboozled by an online gaming site and he travels [...]


Share:
  • Digg
  • Twitter
  • FriendFeed
  • Facebook
  • MySpace
  • del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Google Bookmarks
  • Live
  • Yahoo! Buzz
  • Yahoo! Bookmarks
  • Reddit
  • Sphinn
  • LinkedIn
  • Mixx
  • Suggest to Techmeme via Twitter
  • Technorati
  • email

Selena Gomez currently stars in the action film, Getaway. At the same time, she is actively promoting her latest hit single, Come & Get It, and is currently touring the world. Gomez, who has two more completed films under her belt which are waiting to be released, told us that as she starts her adult career, [...]


Share:
  • Digg
  • Twitter
  • FriendFeed
  • Facebook
  • MySpace
  • del.icio.us
  • StumbleUpon
  • Google Bookmarks
  • Live
  • Yahoo! Buzz
  • Yahoo! Bookmarks
  • Reddit
  • Sphinn
  • LinkedIn
  • Mixx
  • Suggest to Techmeme via Twitter
  • Technorati
  • email