Headlines: Ally Brooke to Release Spanish Album, Kelly Clarkson Show Tapes in NYC

Ally Brooke to Release Spanish Album Via Joint Latin Label Deal – Following a stint in Dancing With the Stars and a 2020 U.S. tour, Ally Brooke is tapping into her Latin side. The former Fifth Harmony member has signed a joint record deal with indie labels Duars Entertainment, founded by Eric Duars, and with AMSI, launched by entertainment attorney Simran A. Singh, becoming the first female artist signed to either company. Brooke, who is Mexican American, is in the midst of recording her first Spanish-language album and is working with producers Luny Tunes, Dimelo Flow and Mr. NaisGai, among others. The album will also feature collabs with Latin and mainstream artists. Singh, who initially came onboard as her attorney, was impressed with both Brooke’s personality and her voice. “We began working and I said, ‘What do you think about doing a Spanish album?'” says Singh. “She said she’d love to and we instantly clicked.” – Read more at Billboard

On The Cover: Gabby Barrett Graces The Cover Of MusicRow Awards Print Issue – Warner Music Nashville’s Gabby Barrett is featured on the cover of the 2021 MusicRow Awards print issue, which releases today (Aug. 13). The American Idol alum has had a groundbreaking year, being named the ACM New Female Artist of the Year while also racking up three Billboard Music Awards for Top Country Female Artist, Top Country Song (“I Hope”) and Top Collaboration with Charlie Puth (“I Hope”); iHeartRadio Music Awards Best New Country Artist; and the 2021 CMT Music Awards top honor for Female Video of the Year (“The Good Ones”). Her debut single, “I Hope” has been certified 5X Platinum, becoming the most-streamed country song of 2020 and reigning atop the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart for a record-breaking 27 weeks. – Read more at Music Row

The Kelly Clarkson Show Begins Taping Season 3 on 8/25 & 8/26 in New York City

Kelly Clarkson’s afternoon talk show, which taped at Universal Studios in Los Angeles is set to tape season 3 premiere episodes in New York City on August 26 an August 26. The usual COVID-19 protocols apply (Must be vaxxed, tested, etcetera). Click HERE for tix.

American Idol season 13 finalist Alex Preston is engaged to long-time girlfriend Emily Luker

“I fell in love with you six years ago, so quickly, so deeply, and haven’t stopped since,” Alex writes on Instagram. “For six years that love has continued to grow and transform into something more meaningful than I thought I could ever experience. I will love you for the rest of my life. Being your wife will be the greatest honor. I love you. I love you I love you.”

The New Hampshire singer-songwriter finished 3rd on American Idol season 13 behind winner Caleb Johnson, and runner-up Jena Irene Asciutto.



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