Wé McDonald on life after ‘The Voice’ – But in some ways, life will remain the same for the young artist, who was no less self-assured in a T-shirt and leggings, sans makeup and television-ready wardrobe. McDonald will continue to live at home with her parents and older sister and has just resumed her studies at William Paterson University in Wayne, where she’s enrolled in the well-respected jazz studies program. Like any normal teen, she’s excited to spend more time with her friends, though less enthused about copious amounts of homework Read more at NJ.com
Deidra & Laney Rob a Train | Official Trailer [HD] | Netflix
Two teenage sisters start robbing trains to make ends meet after their single mother’s emotional meltdown in an electronics store lands her in jail. Coming to Netflix March 17. Starring X Factor USA’s Rachel Crow. Read more at Teen Vogue.
‘American Idol’ winner sinks teeth into local cuisine – The INSP show “State Plate” hosted by “American Idol” winner Taylor Hicks filmed in Nebraska last fall so Hicks could taste some of the Husker state’s finest. “State Plate” looks at different states’ iconic dishes and the connection between a state’s agriculture and cuisine. Hicks and the crew stopped by Johnny’s Cafe in Omaha for steak, Daniels Produce outside Columbus for sweet corn, cheese frenchees and popcorn balls and Kolache Korner Cafe in Prague for a taste of the Czech pastry. – Read more at the Columbus Telegram
‘American Idol’s’ Danny Gokey on inspirational new album ‘Rise’ – FOX411 spoke with singer-songwriter Danny Gokey about his just new album ‘Rise’ and how he hopes the overall message he’s sending out inspires people to move forward and not give up after hitting hard times. He told us, “If my music can say anything is, I want it to unite us.” – Read more at FOX411