Posts Tagged ‘NICKI MINAJ’

Many of us in this region have fallen for it: We meet some International artist or “name” executive/producer/entrepreneurs etc, they all say they want to work with an Asian musician, you get very excited, said plonker returns home, there are a few emails, perhaps a few phone calls, even a press release, and then, despite [...]

(Source: TV Fanatic) There are covers and covers and doing covers and covering songs. Without banging on about the Plight Of The Hotel Lounge Singer again, they are very often forced to be something of an impersonator- husky, dusty like Norah 10 years ago, then Liza Minnelli, then Tony Bennett etc. (Source: Cartoon Stock) In [...]

(Source: The Nigerian Reporter) Randy Jackson goes to great pains to point out that American Idol is a SINGING competition and this is where I think the show keeps falling down. This season is now heading towards the winning post and with the ten finalists voted in. Are there any potential “idols” amongst these ten? [...]

(Source: VIBE) Again, Nicki Minaj got it right. Watching the semi-finals of the ten men now down to five on American Idol, it wouldn’t even take a blind man to see that despite the “baby boys” and “Boddingtons”, Ms Minaj thought all were bloody boring and dated. Hell, there are crappy old black guys shucking [...]

By Hans Ebert (Source: The Monte Oz) I have to admit I have not watched or followed this season’s American Idol with the same almost religious zeal of previous years. Same with my friends. Perhaps we are just scared to hear another bombastic version of You Make Me Feel Like A Natural Woman, Somewhere Over [...]

By Hans Ebert Chairman and CEO Fast Track Global and WE-Enhance Inc (Source: Ryan Seacrest) Okay, first the good news about the new season of American Idol: Nicki Minaj is very good television in her role as a judge. She is wacky, she is out there and she’s unpredictable. She also does a great British [...]

“I wouldn’t do anything that sounds like the original”. Thus Spake Sir Simon Cowell on Twitter as what not to sing on his “X Factor.” Yes, the “X Factor” juggernaut has begun the Great Hype forward and there is now a glut of news on the show and which has really started to rock and [...]