Bucky Covington to host AMG Heritage Awards, Richmond Senior chorus to perform – ROCKINGHAM —The fifth annual Artists Music Guild Heritage Awards chose Rockingham native and “American Idol” finalist Bucky Covington to host the ceremony following a weeklong convention of talent networking, training and panels for performing artists. “I’ve done different kinds of hosting spots on different TV segments,” Covington told the Daily Journal on Friday. “But I’ve never hosted an awards show before. I’ve been looking forward to being there, been looking over the script. It’s got a lot of comedy in it, which I like. I think I can pull that off. I sure hope so.” – Read more at Your Journal.com
NEON Energy Drink® Sponsors Platinum Selling Recording Artist David Cook and his 2015 Digital Vein Tour – LOS ANGELES, Nov. 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — NEON Energy Drink®, Vi’s newest multi-million dollar product, sponsors the David Cook 2015 Digital Vein Tour and offered ViSalus Promoters a chance to win an exclusive VIP concert experience. Since its April launch, NEON has brought in more than 4 million dollars in sales as a premier, top shelf energy drink popping up in the hands of celebrities, professional athletes, and others looking for an energy boost. NEON Energy Drink offered an exclusive experience, which included two VIP tickets with choice of venue, an opportunity to meet Cook backstage and priority seating at the concert.* More than 550 qualified for the offer and many have already experienced their first-class Vi treatment at one of the concerts while others await their turn for a performance scheduled later this month. – Read more at News-sys.com
Blake Shelton Dines with The Voice Crew (Including Christina Aguilera and Adam Levine) After Gwen Stefani Dating News – Out of the red chairs and on to the party. Blake Shelton had a Friday dinner with his Voice castmates after confirming that he and Gwen Stefani are in a relationship. The country crooner joined pal Adam Levine, Carson Daly and Christina Aguilera for a big dinner. The large group posed over what appeared to be a meal of pasta and lots of red wine in a photo posted to Aguilera’s Facebook. – Read more at People.com
Kris Allen Heading to the Studio
American Idol season 8 winner, Kris Allen, is about to enter the studio to record his 4th studio album.
Finishing up some songs this weekend because recording starts next week! https://t.co/oMItMo46jn
— Kris Allen (@KrisAllen) November 7, 2015
Jordin Sparks and Gina Glocksen Reunite!
Jordin Sparks and her fellow American Idol season 6 alum, Gina Glocksen had a little reunion in Chicago, the night before Jordin appeared at the Macy’s Tree Lighting Ceremony
Dancing’s Derek Hough: Bindi Is Going to Dance Blindfolded! – This week we have the Viennese waltz. We’re dancing to “Roses and Violets” by Alexander Jean. It’s going well. When it comes to the ballroom, I taught Bindi the base so she can pick it up and she can feel comfortable with it. I’ve done the groundwork over the past couple months. She’s also going to be blindfolded in the dance. And I don’t mean those blindfolds where you can still see a little out of them. She’s gonna be completely blindfolded and won’t be able to see a thing. I think it’ll be cool. I’m very excited about it. – Read more at TV Guide