The Voice season 14 Battle Rounds finish up two days of filming at Universal Studios in Los Angeles today (January 23 & 24) with coaches Kelly Clarkson, Alicia Keys, Blake Shelton, Adam Levine and host Carson Daly. WATCH for one of the entertainment rags to “leak” the names of the musical celebs each coach chose to help advise their teams.
Phillip Phillips Signs With WME – CAA has lost another artist to a rival. This time it’s singer and songwriter Phillip Phillips, who has signed with WME for exclusive worldwide representation in music, film, television, books and endorsements. The move comes after Lenny Kravitz left CAA earlier Tuesday (Jan. 23) for UTA and a number of high profile artists have exited following the 2017 departure of Nashville music co-head Scott Clayton, who took John Mayer, Dead & Company, Warren Haynes and others with him. – Read more at Billboard
David Cook to sing National Anthem for Los Angeles Clippers – Attention fans in the Los Angeles area! David is set to take the court at the Staples Center (Los Angeles, CA) on Wednesday, January 24, where he’ll have the honor of performing the National Anthem before home team Clippers take on the visiting Boston Celtics. The game is scheduled to start at 7:30 PM PST and set to air on TV: FOX SPORTS PRIME TICKET and ESPN, and RADIO: AM 570 LA SPORTS, but please note that the National Anthem is usually not broadcast. – Read more at David Cook Official
Lauren Alaina featured on ‘Forever My Girl’ soundtrack – Reviews of the movie “Forever My Girl” haven’t been enthusiastic, but there’s a lot of hype for the movie’s soundtrack of the same name. The movie’s country music soundtrack was released by UMG Nashville on Jan. 19. It’s a who’s who of country music artists: Little Big Town, Miranda Lambert, Dan Tyminski, Josh Turner, Canaan Smith and Travis Tritt. And Rossville’s own Lauren Alaina is featured on two of the album’s original songs: “Wings Of An Angel” and a reprise of “Enough,” a duet with Little Big Town’s Phillip Sweet. – Read more at Times Free Press – Read more at Times Free Press
‘The Voice’ Winner Chris Blue Gets “Original” With Inspired Studio Album – “Whitney Houston started in the church, one of the greatest singers of our time,” said Blue, who won season 12 of The Voice. “Marvin Gaye was a church guy. Al Green was a church. There’s a lot of talented artists that started in church that we don’t know started in church. And I’m one of those guys and I’m proud of that. It’s who I am.” Click on the media bar to hear Blue explain why his album will be filled with original tracks and not covers: – Read more at Hollywood Outbreak