Rebecca Ferguson offers to play Trump inauguration, if she can sing Billie Holiday’s classic anti-racist song

British singer Rebecca Ferguson has said she will accept an invitation to sing at President-elect Donald Trump’s upcoming inauguration, but on one condition. Rebecca Ferguson, who found fame after making the finals of the X…

Spotify meets X-Factor in NBC’s new show ‘The Stream’

NBC have acquired the rights to a unique new type of music talent show that decides the winners based on how many streams they get online. The Stream was a fascinating talent show from Norway…

RouteNote artist Beck Martin gets the whole X Factor crew partying in his audition

There was a familiar face on The X Factor last weekend as RouteNote artist Beck Martin took his original song ‘Friday Night’ to the judges. Last weekend Beck Martin auditioned on The X Factor UK…

All 3 major record labels join up for Spotify talent show

As music streaming takes over the world it was just a matter of time before music-based talent shows found a way into the streaming arena. All 3 major labels, Universal, Sony, and Warner, have teamed…

The Voice UK Sees It’s Final Series On The BBC

Next years judges for the Beeb’s last series of The Voice: Ricky Wilson, Paloma Faith, Boy George and will.i.am The Voice UK’s fifth series begins in January and is to be the last of the…

Simon Cowell’s X Factor Dropped by Fox in USA Over Poor Ratings Against the Voice and American Idol

It has been confirmed that Simon Cowell‘s X Factor has been dropped by Fox for US television. Unfortunately for UK fans Cowell has confirmed he will return to the UK version of the programme to…

John Cage 4’33” Recorded For X-Factor Christmas Release

Just a quick post to let you know that the recording has gone ahead of the single that will be released for this year’s X Factor protest. Pete Doherty, Billy Bragg, the Kooks, Imogen Heap and Orbital.

ITV Sign Three Year Agreement to Show The X Factor and Britains Got Talent in the UK

ITV has just agreed a new three year deal for the X Factor and Britain’s Got Talent with Simon Cowell’s Syco Entertainment and production company Fremantle Media.

American Idol Lose 3 Judges But Still Think Jennifer Lopez is Going To Be the Ultimate Replacement

Americal Idol has now lost 3 out of the 4 judges from last season. Simon Cowell, Ellen Degeneres and Kara DioGuardi have now all left the judging panel from American Idol.

Auto-Tune X-Factor Shocker!!!

Auto-tuning has been around for years and is now a very common part of music production. Most high end vocal processors come equipped with an auto-tuning unit.