Beliefnet Bloggers on 'American Idol'
[caption id="attachment_3983" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="One of my favorite groups from the first night of season 3 of "The Sing-Off", Delilah."] [/caption] I wish I could remember which of my friends told me that I had to watch "The Sing Off" because I would love it. Because I'd like to track them down and thank them for the suggestion. (It was, in fact, my editor. Tha ...
Follow Beliefnet Music on Twitter! The Sing-Off is back!!!! And so I'm back with overly-critical analysis of people who are way more talented than I am!! Let's get it started!! The festivities started with an epic 8 group rendition of Pink's latest hit. It's amazing to hear a full a capella performance with that many people at once, and man they all sounded fantastic . These big ...
[caption id="attachment_1415" align="aligncenter" width="450" caption="Though we haven't been writing about it, we've been attending church quite... religiously."] [/caption] Whoosh! Where has the summer gone? Amanda and I have missed you, dear hot and sweaty reader, and you might be wondering what the hell happened to us the last few weeks as well. Let's just chalk our hiatus up to ...
Imagine getting up from the Lazy Boy and finding out half your possessions have been "escorted" out the back window as you watched American Idol. Some clever thief took your prize treasures--right under your nose. How do you feel? Angry? Upset? Do you have some degree of admiration for the cleverness of the robber? Well, I have news. More than half your buying power has been stolen by the ...
Katy Perry is in the news again - not for her music, but for a tweet she posted asking fans to pray for Israel. Apparently, to fans at least, that request was worse than the horror Christians felt when she sang that she kissed a girl and liked it. Here are some responses, posted at The Blaze: People, can we please leave the poor girl alone? Three years ago, when I first started blog ...
Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony have split after failing to "see eye-to-eye" on Scientology, according to New Zealand's TVNZ television. It was Lopez who pulled the plug on their seven-year marriage to the singer last month, according to TVNZ. She "was reportedly hoping to send the couple's three-year-old twins Max and Emme to a specialist Scientology school, however Marc wasn't so keen on the i ...
[caption id="attachment_3901" align="alignright" width="217" caption="Adam Levine talks to Out magazine about American Idol, The Voice, and gay contestants."] [/caption] When I left the Gospel Soundcheck blog for my little hiatus last fall, the hot topic was (besides Katy Perry), homosexuality (which, I suppose, includes the singer who kissed a girl and liked it). I know. What on earth does be ...
Matt Lauer is tired, literally, of the Today Show on NBC. The co-host with newly promoted Ann Curry, is reportedly weary of getting up at 4 a.m. for work and may leave the top-ranked morning show. [caption id="attachment_758" align="alignright" width="200" caption="Matt Lauer"] [/caption] NBC may look to make a splash with the opening, apparently showing interest in American Idol's Ryan ...
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