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Download It March 3

March 3, 2010

” Check out the 10 hottest new songs of the week.  These are the songs you should download and play on your mp3 players. Check out the download it picks of the week below”

Download It

  1. Cheryl Cole – Parachute
  2. Lemar – The Way Love Goes
  3. Timbaland feat. Katy Perry – If We Every Meet Again
  4. Sabrina Washington – OMG
  5. Allison Iraheta – Scars
  6. Chris Brown – Crawl
  7. Alicia Keys feat. Beyonce – Put It In A Love Song
  8. Avril Lavigne – Alice
  9. Helping Haiti – Everybody Hurts
  10. Artists For Haiti – We Are The World 25 For Haiti
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American Idol Recap: Los Angeles and Dallas

January 26, 2010

“The number 1 show on TV returns tonight with the L.A. auditions featuring Katy Perry and Avril Lavigne.  If you didn’t know already, the show will have a top 24 that will be whittled down by the American public to find the next American Idol.  A list has been spreading around with the lucky 24 (I have been avoiding it because i would like to be surprised if some of the good ones actually make it or don’t).   In another story, a guy by the name of Michael Lynche was given the boot after his father confirmed with the St Petersburg Times that his son made the top 24.  This broke the confidentiality agreement and also forced the producers to remove Michael from the real top 24!  Too bad your dad as a big mouth!”

Update: (Jan 26) 22 singers made it through.  A lot of interesting characters today, but the talent that did make it through was pretty good.  The highlights included Jim Ranger, Mary Powers, Tasha Layton, Chris Golightly and the very strong Andrew Garcia.  Interesting group of singers, all with very emotional stories.  I do believe that the producers are making sure the American audience connects with these stories… Sometimes i think the voice should be able to do that without the need of a sad story.  But i do see a couple of people in this group who will probably make it to the top 24 including Andrew Garcia who got very positive comments from the judges.

Update: (Jan 27) Dallas was another interesting group of contestants and Judges.  Neil Patrick Harris and Joe Jonas.  NPH was actually brutal and went at it with Simon.  This is the audition round, not the finals..why so harsh?  More drama, more sappy stories and illnesses.  The best of the rest where Kimberly Carver, Erica Rhodes (Barney Dominatrix girl), Dawntoya Thomason, Stephanie Davlong and Meagan Wright.  Now for the good but sad…Dave Pittman who suffers from Tourettes was actually pretty good. I wonder if his disease will take him into the top 24.  Also Christina Spear who suffered from Leukemia..another possible entrant.  But the star of the night was a guy who  sang with Fantasia on the Color Purple broadway musical, singing his own song, which was pretty good!!  Professional or not, i guess he needed a break to sing solo?!?  Here’s hoping Idol decides soon to let the public decide on what they want to emotionally attach themselves too rather than using illnesses and struggles to sell a contestant.

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Global Year-End Top 10 of 2009

December 27, 2009

“The global charts are from January 17, 2009 till January 9, 2010.  This means that with one more extra week and a five-week run at the charts, Boyle will have taken the top of the charts away from Lady Gaga who has spent most of the year at the summit.  The phenomenon that is Susan Boyle has won the hearts and wallets of her fans as her album has continued to sell over a million copies each week for the last four weeks.  It was the highest pre-sale album and the best opening week for a female artist in history. Truly an amazing feat.  what will Boyle have in store for 2010?”

Top 10 Albums:

1.   Susan Boyle – I Dreamed A Dream 6.2 million
2.   Lady Gaga – The Fame 5.8 million
3.   Black Eyed Peas – The E.N.D. 4.6 million
4.   Taylor Swift – Fearless 4.2 million
5.   Michael Jackson – Thriller 4 million
6.   Michael Jackson – Number Ones 3.6million
7.   U2 – No Line On The Horizon 3.5 million
8.   Kings of Leon – Only By The Night 3.5 million
9.   Michael Buble – Crazy Love 3.3 million
10. Beyonce – I Am… Sasha Fierce 3.2 million

(For the complete chart click here)

“With over 20 million downloads and worldwide success overnight, Gaga has taken the world by storm clocking five songs in the final top 40 tally.  Poker face was the blockbuster hit topping the charts in seventeen countries and is the highest downloaded song in British history.  With Gaga’s current hit, Bad Romance at the top of the global charts, what’s in store for 2010?”

Top 10 Singles:

1.   Lady Gaga – Poker Face
2.   Black Eyed Peas – I Gotta Feeling
3.   Black Eyed Peas – Boom Boom Pow
4.   Flo Rida feat Ke$ha – Right Round
5.   Lady Gaga feat Colby O”Donis – Just Dance
6.   Beyonce – Halo
7.   Pitbull – I Know You Want Me
8.   David Guetta feat Akon – Sexy Bitch
9.   Kings Of Leon – Use Somebody
10. Katy Perry – Hot n’ Cold

(For the complete chart click)