Headlines: Emily Ann Roberts, Andrew Sevener Releases, Kelly Clarkson Dances

‘The Voice’ runner up Emily Ann Roberts on debut EP releasing Friday: ‘I’m so thankful’ – “The Voice” season 9 runner up is releasing her debut EP, “Someday Dream” on Friday, and Roberts said the milestone still hasn’t sunk in. “It will be really wild being able to pull it up on iTunes on Friday and listening through it and having the actual physical CD in my hands. That will make it feel really real, but I’m just thankful,” said Roberts. “I’m so thankful that I’ve been able to work in Nashville and write these songs and get to record them and now finally share them with everybody.” – Read more at Knox News

The Voice Season 16 Finalist Andrew Sevener Releasing a Single

The Team Blake Shelton singer wrote, “I’m excited to announce, we will be releasing our next single “Sorry Again” July 18th, 2019 to all music platforms!”

Taylor Hicks on Good Day Atlanta

‘Idol’ contestant Joey Cook returns to Newport News with jazzy friends – The music flows through Joey Cook’s brain and her veins, but lately she has had less and less opportunity to let it out. She has a dozen new songs ready to record, but the money’s not there so she works a day job and tries to save and looks forward to any chance to get up on stage. She will get that chance this weekend, surrounded by friendly faces. Cook, who was living in Newport News when she was a scene-stealing finalist on “American Idol” four years ago, will perform at Tradition Brewing Company in City Center on Friday night.
I’m not fortunate enough to just do music full time. We work day jobs. I work at a bakery. I work with kids and teach them how to decorate cupcakes. It’s fun, and I’m great with kids, but it’s music that I’m really good at, and I constantly need to remind myself what that feels like.” – Read more at Daily Press

Kelly Clarkson Dance Challenge

The Voice coach and American Idol alum Kelly Clarkson shared a video on Instagram, saying that philanthropist and breast cancer fundraiser Lilly Tartikoff challenged her to participate in the Dance or Donate challenge. Now she’s asking some of her friends to help.

Kelly wrote on Instagram: “@LillyTartikoff challenged me to @danceordonate for @unitedcancerfront, and I chose to dance and donate. Now I’m spreading the #danceordonate challenge to my fellow @nbcthevoice coaches @johnlegend @gwenstefani and @blakeshelton. To donate, visit danceordonate.org/donatenow.”

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