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VOCAL SKILLS: Year 12 student Alyssa Castle is well on her way to a promising singing career. Ebony Stansfield. Use this content. Jenna Thompson. by Jenna Thompson. Jenna Thompson. Full Profile Login to follow. ANYONE who knows Alyssa Castle knows she has a passion for singing, and now her ...

students of Benton high school were surprised in December by special visitors -- a crew from ABC's "American Idol." The team had their cameras on 17-year-old student Garrett Jacobs, a singer, guitarist and football player for Benton High school. On Jan. 27, Jacobs shared a photo on twitter of him taking ...
Northwest Catholic in West Hartford was among the 200 high schools competing at the festival and came home with the red ribbon for Best Vocal Jazz Performance, with John Sullivan, a senior from Simsbury, winning Outstanding Musician for the NWC Jazz singers. The high school instrumental and vocal ...
Since Garson called a few days ago, singer Abby Jeanne of Milwaukee has joined the lineup for Minneapolis. Other cities might get to hear the ... I want several Singers so they bring different aspects of his music. I don't want any of the singers to be karaoke or clones. I want them to have their own voice.

How this person has won two Grammys, we're not sure, but it certainly doesn't seem right, considering we have a good number of Singers right here in our hometown who would've SLAYED the song. Off the top of our head, here's four local artists we think would've done a hell of a lot better than Fergs.
"It's Gotten a Lot More Scary," Says helium's guitarist and Singer Mary Timony. The musician reflects on how much the world has changed in the last 20 years. by Sean Nelson. "It's definitely a different world than it was in the '90s," says Mary Timony, center. Mary Timony will play the music of her former ...
More than a dozen Singers showed up to Puente's house, filing in and surrounding her in the living room. Puente sat in her recliner while the singers serenaded her. With their sheet music binders in hand, the choir sang "Always on my mind," originally by Willie Nelson and "To make you feel my love," which ...
In three different pieces, each singer must sing their own individual note in cluster chords that will make your spine tingle. Nova Singers truly shows itself to be an orchestra of voices in this program." Tickets are available at or at the door. Admission is $18 for adults and $15 for seniors ...
The singer, who has been part of Mallory Knox since their inception in 2009, put out three records with the group - 2013 debut 'Signals', 2014's 'Asymmetry' and 'Wired', released last year. "After nearly 9 years together, today we announce that Mikey has decided to part ways with Mallory Knox," the band ...
On February 13, 1998, Adam Sandler gave Valentine's Day sweethearts a retro treat with The Wedding Singer, a 1980s-set rom-com about a heartbroken wedding singer named Robbie Hart (Sandler) who falls in love with a waitress/bride-to-be whose married name will leave her as Julia Gulia (Drew ...
But while Sandler and Barrymore's chemistry was instantaneous, developing the final script for The Wedding Singer took a bit more time. Herlihy recalls how the late Carrie Fisher "came in and worked on it for a while" as a script doctor, and Judd Apatow "also did two weeks on it." Eventually, Herlihy says ...
Mark E. Smith's sisters Barbara, Suzanne and Caroline confirmed that singer died from lung and kidney cancer in a short statement posted on The Fall's website on Monday. Smith's sisters remembered his perseverance while fighting a terminal cancer diagnosis. Smith died on January 24th at age 60.
... Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah" in English and Arabic (Ya ilahi). On the show which first started in the UK, but has been adapted and launched in several other countries, famous Singers sit with their backs to contestants as they audition. If the stars like what they hear, they turn around to show their support.
Director Drew Fortier has announced his latest project, a documentary about the former FAITH NO MORE singer Chuck Mosley. The film was initially conceived as a narrative on the musician's then-burgeoning comeback, and Chuck originally agreed to the project through a typically irreverent voicemail.

SAN JOSE (Reuters) - Christian singer Fabricio Alvarado Munoz will face a center-left fiction writer in Costa Rica's presidential election runoff, seeking ... He will compete in the runoff on April 1 against former Labor Minister Carlos Alvarado Quesada, who was also once a singer - in a progressive rock band.
Chicago police are investigating allegations that Dennis Edwards, a Grammy-winning singer with the Motown group the Temptations, was abused shortly before his death. The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee died at a Chicago hospital Thursday from complications of meningitis, according to his wife, ...
Dear Diary: It happened like this: The cabdriver, an older man, had an earphone in and was talking on his phone. I thought I heard a Haitian accent. I prefer that cabdrivers not talk on their phones. "If you get off the phone," I said, "I'll sing you an old Creole song." He hung up immediately. I sang the song.
Few things are more gratifying than calling out world-famous pop stars for lip-syncing their shows. But how can you tell? Sometimes it's obvious (like when Freddie mercury sings with the mic flung behind his shoulders), but sometimes it's a little more tricky. Maybe their lip movements are mismatched by just ...
Singer and songwriter Charlie Puth is known for his chart-topping hits, but what fans might not know is that he has a... Posted: ... CNN caught up with the "How Long" singer for a round of rapid-fire questions, moments before he took the stage at New York City's Conrad New York Hotel on Wednesday night.
Ugandan musician Moses Ssekibogo, best known as Mowzey Radio of the Goodlyfe Crew is dead. Mr Balaam Barugahara, an events promoter told this reporter that Radio died Thursday at about 6am. Radio died at Case hospital in Kampala where he had been admitted after reportedly being beaten into ...
Luis Fonsi might not have taken home a Grammy this past Sunday, but all four of his Latin Grammys finally arrived at his home and he's over the moon about it. "They're here! Total happiness!" he captioned the photo of the four shiny awards. In November, the "Despacito" singer took home the Latin Grammy ...
Jerusalem - She might be the most recent proponent of a cultural boycott against Israel for its ongoing occupation of the West Bank, but now New Zealand singer-songwriter Lorde is also the first international artist to prompt a lawsuit for canceling her concert in the Jewish State. On Wednesday, Shurat ...
The first ever King's Singers album consists mainly of popular songs, a number of which are heard in deft arrangements by Gordon Langford, whose Trio ... group, plus Bob Chilcott, who had recently began as tenor with the King's singers at the time of the recording, and Bill Ives, the singer he had replaced.
The show will feature group performances by the BHS choirs, Singers and Sensations, as well as a variety of solo and small group performances chosen and performed by the students to highlight their unique abilities and interests. The Batesville singers Show Choir will also perform their 2018 competition ...
Young Cork singer Allie Sherlock reveals she was 'so nervous' before taking to stage on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. The 12-year-old has become an internet sensation for her street performances. Her cover of Ed Sheeran's Supermarket Flowers has racked up an astonishing 5million views. By Aoife ...
Khalid Robinson, who performs mononymously as Khalid, was nominated for five Grammys, including Best New Artist and Song of the Year, for Logic's '1-800-273-8255,' on which he was a featured artist. Khalid, who attended Carthage high school for three years, is the son of a former Fort Drum soldier.
Derbyshire singer Kirby Frost chosen by Olly Murs as one of his acts in ITV show The Voice. She has progressed through to the next round. Share; Comments. By. Isaac CrowsonCrime reporter. 19:16, 28 JAN 2018. News. Enter your postcode to see news and information near you Community updates, crime statistics, ...
Detroit - Sami Mei is one of the dozens of talented musicians performing at the 2018 Meridian Winter Blast in Downtown Detroit. Mei is a singer and songwriter from Metro Detroit. Her style is a combination of pop and rock with some jazz and soul. She decided to pursue music after watching a video of ...
After the first half between the AFC and NFC in the 2018 Pro Bowl, singer Jordan Fisher will step on stage and perform during the halftime show. Fisher, who is also performing the national anthem before the game, is best known for his three big songs in 2014: "By Your Side," "Never Dance Alone" and ...
Unfortunately, the singer didn't make an appearance on the red carpet, but I won't give up hope. Whether Swift shows up or not, she has definitely made a huge footprint on the event through Little Big Town. The band was nominated at the 2018 Grammys in the category of Best Country Song for the bop ...
Bonnie Montgomery has been a fixture in the Little Rock music scene for years with a voice that has incredible range, singing deep, complicated country songs. When you learn about her background as a classically-trained opera singer who grew up in White County, Arkansas, you begin to understand how ...
Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's "Despacito" was the most popular songs of 2017, streamed 1.3 billion times. The Reggaeton and Latin pop single was already burning up the Billboard Latin charts after its original release in March 2017. But when Canadian singer Justin Bieber appeared on the remixed ...
To fans' suprise, SZA didn't claim the 2018 Grammy Award for Best New Artist on Sunday night, "Here" singer Alessia Cara did. But 27-year-old singer SZA's debut album, CTRL, released last June, was an instant hit with fans and critics and shoud be celebrated anyway. The songs of the Missouri-born, ...
NEW YORK -- Singer Joy Villa caused quite a stir by wearing an eye-catching gown on the red carpet Sunday, ahead of the 60th annual Grammy Awards. Villa -- who is a self-proclaimed President Trump supporter -- donned a floor-length white dress, which featured a massive fetus encased in the colors of ...
It takes two Singers to make Hannah, one each to represent the periods of life when she lived as a man and as a woman. Baritone Scott Ballantine's earnest Hannah Before was vocally precise, but his acting was somewhat two-dimensional. Mezzo-soprano Rebecca Krouner's Hannah After unleashed a ...
Singer Paul Young's wife Stacey has died after a two-year battle with brain cancer. The 52-year-old former model died surrounded by her husband and children. Young, who met his wife on the video shoot for his second single Come Back and Stay in 1983, tweeted: "Sadly Stacey has passed away today ...
Following a year that saw a number of violent attacks at live music events, Sunday's Grammy ceremony will feature a tribute to the victims of the Las Vegas shooting and other instances of gun violence and terrorism at concerts. The tribute will be performed by country music stars Brothers Osborne, Eric ...
Ms. VerPlanck also recorded as a backup singer for artists as diverse as Perry Como and the rock group Kiss. For Frank Sinatra's ambitious 1980 album, "Trilogy," she had the job of recruiting 16 other Singers for some of the sessions. By then, Ms. VerPlanck had established herself on the cabaret scene.
A timer displaying a countdown set to end at 5.30pm has appeared on the singer and composer's website, alongside the cryptic message "I've finally decided where my future lies…". A video posted on John's official twitter account offers a few more clues, declaring that the 70-year-old singer-songwriter is ...
Have you ever felt like you intellectually understand the singing technique your teacher gives you but your body has other ideas when it comes to implementing it correctly or consistently? Do you sometimes worry that maybe this is as good as you're ever going to sing? You're not alone. Nearly every singer ...
The "Bad at Love" singer, 23, shared vivid details of her multiple sexual assaults and miscarriage to the thousands of protestors, the video of which has now been viewed more than 4 million times. The New Jersey native didn't balk at recalling traumatic events in her past in a poem she titled "A Story Like ...
music bloggers raved, with one praising the young singer for having "one of the most beautiful new voices of recent times". The latest, which is called Losing, baby, has also excited the music world for its subtle intensity and air of sadness. It's not quite folk, not quite rock -somewhere in between. There's a ...
McNamara added: "No words are adequate to describe Dolores or to accurately state the influence for good she has been over the years." Paying tribute to the singer, the Catholic archbishop of Cashel and Emly in south-west Ireland, Kieran O'Reilly, said that on hearing the news of her death "many hearts ...
Although most famous on the other side of the pond, The King's Singers are returning to Athens and the University of Georgia to perform at the Hodgson Concert Hall. The Red & Black spoke with bass singer Johnny Howard about food, classical and modern music and the importance of history.
An argument with a music producer ex-boyfriend proved to be the spark that transformed her from songwriter to singer. She said he became jealous when a song she wrote became a chart-topper. "And he was so upset that I had done that," Michaels said. "That you had achieved something so high?
Seoul, South Korea -- Barbed-wire steel gates on the heavily fortified border between North and South Korea swung open for the first time in two years on Sunday, allowing in an advance team of officials from the North, led by one of its most celebrated Singers, to help plan for next month's Winter ...
British drummer Barry Graham Purkis, better known as Thunderstick, who played with a developing IRON MAIDEN in the seventies and then moved on to SAMSON (being instrumental in finding a very youthful Bruce Dickinson), has revealed his new-look live touring band. Viixen is the rock 'n' roll wildchild ...


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