Songland Spoilers: Bebe Rexha Episode 8 – Meet the Songwriters!

SONGLAND — “Bebe Rexha” Episode 208 — Pictured: (l-r) Shane McAnally, Ester Dean, Bebe Rexha, Ryan Tedder — (Photo by: Trae Patton/NBC)

Songland season 2 continues with guest artist, pop singer and former The Voice mentor, Bebe Rexha. Helping the act find their next great song among four undiscovered songwriters will be returning panelists members Ryan Tedder, Shane McAnally and Ester Dean. In the episode, the team will help the fledgeling tunesmiths shape and produce their songs for a final performance in front of the artist, who will choose the winning song to record.

Upcoming artists featured in season 2 include: Ben Platt and Usher.

Check out this week’s Songland emerging songwriters 

This week’s songwriters include and America’s Got Talent alum, a recent Belmont University grad, a new father seemingly re-entering the music business, and an artist who has worked with several R&B greats.

Alyssa Newton

Alyssa grew up in Las Cruces, New Mexico. At 18 she moved to Nashville to study music at Belmont University. She graduated in 2019 with a BA in Songwriting and a minor in Religion & the Arts. Bio Instagram Facebook Youtube Las Cruces Sun News

Anna Graceman

You may remember Anna as a contestant on America’s Got Talent season 6 in 2011. Only 11 years old, she belted out Alicia’s Keys “I Ain’t Got You” while accompanying herself on piano. She also appeared in the Ellen Degeneres show. The Nashville based artists has released “dozens” of songs uner how own label, Another Girl Records. Her song “Treble Heart” went viral on (Tik Tok) in 2015. Her new album The Way the Night Behaves is out this week. AGT Audition Wikipedia Bio Instagram Facebook Youtube

Greg Scott

Born and raised in Chico, Calif, the son of a musician, Greg’s songs have been featured on VH1 and the Netflix series YOU. First relocating to San Francisco, where he played with artists such as Tower Of Power, Lenny Williams and Narada Michael Walden. Roberta Flack mentored him, eventually. Eventually, he and his wife ventured to Los Angeles, where he collaborated with songwriters and producers including Ryan Tedder and OneRepublic. Bio Voyage LA Instagram Facebook Youtube

Josh Vida

Up until 2015, Josh was in a band called VIDA. He appears to be a solo artist now. His instagram has a ton of photos of his wife and baby, amongst music related posts. Instagram VIDA Facebook VIDA Youtube

Songland episode 8 featuring Bebe Rexha airs on NBC Monday, June 1 at 10 pm ET/PT .



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