The Voice Season 4 winner Danielle Bradbery extends her deal with Big Machine Label Group – Danielle Bradbery and Big Machine Label Group announced they have extended their long-time partnership with a new multi-year agreement. First teaming up in 2013 following Danielle’s win on Season 4 of NBC’s The Voice when she was just 16-years-old, the Texas native has spent the past decade growing into her artistry, defining her sound and finding her voice with hits like “Worth It,” “Potential” and GOLD-certified “Sway.” Says BMLG Chairman and CEO Scott Borchetta: “Danielle’s talent has been unmatched since day one. The Big Machine team and I have had the privilege of watching Danielle blossom into who she is today, growing from a teenager with a dream to an artist with a great sense of self and musical vision. We are incredibly proud to continue supporting her and her music.” Says Danielle: “Scott and the Big Machine team have been there since the very beginning of my career, watching me grow up and find who I am, not only an artist, but as a person too. I’m thankful to continue our partnership and can’t wait for what’s to come.” – From a BMLG press release
Nat Geo Greenlights New Slate of Unscripted Series Featuring Derek Hough – Dancing with the Stars judge Derek Hough will guide viewers around the world on an exploration of dance history and trends in the new show Dance the World With Derek Hough. In each episode, Hough will team up with a celebrity guest to embark on a journey to uncover the global cultural traditions that shape dance. Grant Kahler is executive producer and showrunner on the series. For National Geographic, Betsy Forhan is executive producer, Charlie Parsons is vice president of development, and Alan Eyres is senior vice president of production and development. The series will premiere on one of National Geographic’s linear channels or on Disney+. Eventually, all will find a permanent home on Disney+ under the National Geographic brand tile. – Read more at Variety
Get to Know American Idol Top 3 HunterGirl, Leah Marlene and Noah Thompson – Noah couldn’t believe that mentor Carrie Underwood cried when she shared how the show was made for small-town folk like them. Thompson, for his part, noted that he “couldn’t believe” that Underwood had such an emotional reaction. “We just kind of relate in that way — from a small town and want to make something of yourself and it’s hard,” he said. “So for her to say that, to know she felt something for me — that was really amazing. I thought that if somebody like Carrie Underwood can relate to me in that way — that was amazing.” – Read more at US Magazine
Nick Jonas REACTS to Camila Cabello Joining ‘The Voice’ – Nick Jonas talks to ‘Extra’ at the NBC Upfront presentation and gushes over Camila Cabello joining ‘The Voice.’ He and Shakira also talk about their new show, ‘Dancing With Myself.’ Plus, Nick dishes on the Jonas Brothers’ upcoming Vegas residency! Nick and Shakira both served as coaches on The Voice.
‘The Voice’: Nick Jonas and Shakira Offer Advice to New Coach Camila Cabello – “I would say to her, be careful with Blake Shelton,” Shakira teased with a laugh. “Just ignore him like he’s not even there,” Jonas agreed, while Shakira insisted, “Blake, we love you.” Jonas said Cabello is “gonna kill it” as a mentor on the singing competition. “There’s nothing like being a part of the Voice family,” he raved. “It really is a special group, and they always do such a good job at putting great people together and the energy’s always good, so I think she’ll have a good time.” – See the video at Entertainment Tonight
The American Idol judges talk about tough results and their 5 year anniversary together
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