Headlines: Aaron Carter Benefit Nets $150K+, Mike E. Winfield Headed to Vegas

Aaron Carter Benefit Concert Raises More Than $150K for Nonprofit – A benefit concert honoring the late Aaron Carter raised more than $150,000 for a nonprofit organization that brings awareness to children’s mental health. On Wednesday night, Angel Conrad and Lance Bass hosted the “Songs For Tomorrow” event in Los Angeles. Nick Carter, Bass, David Archuleta, AJ McLean, O-Town, LFO (Brad Fischetti), Ryan Cabrera, B. Howard and Jeff Timmons are among those who performed. – Read more at The Hollywood Reporter

Comedian Mike E. Winfield to Perform In AMERICA’S GOT TALENT: SUPERSTARS LIVEMike E. Winfield, stand-up comedian from season 17 of “America’s Got Talent” and Simon Cowell’s Golden Buzzer recipient on the current season of “America’s Got Talent: All-Stars,” takes the stage as guest host for the variety-style spectacle America’s Got Talent Presents SUPERSTARS Live at Luxor Hotel and Casino through Sunday, February 12. Winfield joins the new lineup of incredibly talented artists including percussion group Pack Drumline and aerialist Aidan Bryant, as well as original showstoppers Kodi Lee, Light Balance and The Silhouettes. Winfield recently received the Golden Buzzer from Simon Cowell on America’s Got Talent: All Stars and will perform in the finale – Read more at Broadway World

Sheryl Crow, The Temptations, John Legend & More To Perform At The 2023 MusiCares Persons Of The Year Tribute Honoring Berry Gordy And Smokey Robinson – A litany of the world’s most talented music industry artists will perform at the 32nd annual MusiCares Persons of the Year benefit gala honoring Berry Gordy and Smokey Robinson on Feb. 3, 2023 —  two days before the 2023 GRAMMY Awards on Sunday, Feb. 5. Performers include: Brandi Carlile, Sheryl Crow, Lalah Hathaway, The Isley Brothers, Samara Joy, John Legend, Michael Mcdonald, Jimmie Allen, Pj Morton, Valerie Simpson, Mumford & Sons, Lionel Richie, The Temptations, Trombone Shorty, Molly Tuttle, and Sebastián Yatra, and Chloe x Halle, Dionne Warwick and the Four Tops, Rita Wilson. – Read more at MusicCares.org

American Idol’s Pia Toscano hosts Classicalia competition for PBS – The American Idol seaon 9 alum writes on Instagram “I had so much fun hosting Classicalia on PBS – Premiering today! Tune in to PBS SoCal on YouTube or the PBS App to watch thirteen talented musician’s from around the world get the chance of a lifetime to travel to Vienna and perform in one of the most prestigious concert halls in the world.” Check out PBS Socal and Classicalia channels on YouTube.

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Carrie Underwood No Longer Works Out to ‘Be a Certain Size’: I’m ‘Playing the Long Game’ – “I feel like earlier in my career I was working out more to be a certain size or fit into a certain aesthetic that I thought I wanted to be,” she tells PEOPLE about kicking off her career at age 22 after winning American Idol. “And now I feel like I work out more to be strong and to have energy and longevity.” “It really is playing the long game, right?” she says. “I’ve worked out a whole lot and been frustrated because it wasn’t the results that I wanted. I feel like now at this point in my life, you really do learn that it is a lifestyle, it’s balance. It is overall taking care of yourself.” – Read more at People


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