The American Idol season 7 winner proclaims he’ll release a brand new tune “Reds Turn Blue” on June 12.
— David Cook (@thedavidcook) May 22, 2020
Voice Contestant Ricky Duran Gets Vulnerable – Since leaving the present final December, the Massachusetts-raised, Berklee College of Music-trained singer and songwriter continued to hone his personal voice and magnificence. During quarantine, Duran’s labored on an EP about familial ties. Austin Chronicle: What sorts of tales will you be sharing in your upcoming EP? Ricky Duran: The first [song] I’m going to release as a single is named “She Closed Her Eyes.” I wrote it shortly after my mother handed away a couple of yr and a half in the past. It’s a weak tune, [so] it’s a bit scary to release one thing like that. The lyrics are so deep that I wouldn’t simply inform this to a stranger, however but I’m singing a tune that I’m releasing to the world. I’m a bit nervous about that, however I feel that it’s going to join with lots of people as a result of everybody has a mother or mom determine in their life. – Read extra at Austin Chronicle
Simon Cowell Says “All of America” Will Be Talking About One America’s Got Talent Contestant – On Friday, Simon Cowell nearly stopped by Daily Pop and teased to E!’s personal Morgan Stewart the distinctive season viewers will expertise when AGT premieres on NBC this Tuesday, May 26 at eight p.m. For starters, the previous American Idol choose shared how the coronavirus pandemic affected filming for the favored expertise competitors. “It did affect us near the end of the audition shows, we started to lose the audience, for obvious reasons,” Simon advised E!. “And then we had to do two days, which we’ve never done before, with literally no audience whatsoever.”According to the longtime TV character, the dearth of viewers was “really, really tough for the contestants.” Nonetheless, Simon assured Morgan that the AGT contestants overcame this specific hurdle. – Read extra at EOnline.com
Simon Cowell Talks ‘AGT,’ Life in Quarantine, and How Much Weight He’s Lost
Jennifer Lopez Talks ‘World of Dance’ and Shooting ‘Marry Me’ in Quarantine – You needed to shoot the finale with out an viewers due to COVID-19, proper? I knew after the Super Bowl, I used to be going proper into “World of Dance” and proper after “World of Dance,” I used to be going to take a break. It was Tuesday or Wednesday and we have been speculated to be ending on Sunday, however they got here to us and stated, “We have to finish by Friday. The building is closing down.” I used to be like, “What?” It was that week when issues obtained actually actual. Then they stated, “We’re going to do the finale without an audience.” It was all so new. We did the finale after which I obtained on a aircraft and got here house and that’s the place I’ve been ever since. – Read extra at Variety.com
Kandi Burruss on her career-changing ‘The Masked Singer’ expertise: “‘Housewives’ definitely sometimes dumbs down my accomplishments” – Honestly, I’m simply going to maintain it 100 with you: I really feel like being on the Housewives positively generally dumbs down my accomplishments that I’ve had in different areas. And don’t get me unsuitable, I like being part of that present. I like being on Housewives, however as a result of it’s identified for pettiness and drama, it form of takes away from the legit accomplishments in my life. And generally as a result of persons are possibly not your fan — they stands out as the fan of any individual else [on Real Housewives] who could also be my enemy, or no matter — they’ll simply assault me, or assault my accomplishments. Obviously we have been on the reunion specials proper now. So final Sunday, I had a giant argument with one among my castmates. And so I see a few the feedback [on social media] which are like, “Kandi is not that hot… She wasn’t the only writer on that song.” – Yahoo.com