This Article is About
celebrity gossip
Interesting Music On Television News
Join 1000's of Authors at StreetArticles Today!

Interesting Music on Television News

Tom Jones thinks Simon Cowell is Out of His Depth When it Comes to Judging Singing Talent

71 year old singer Tom Jones who is known for his consistently strong, seductive vocals on classic songs like She's a Lady, It's not Unusually and What's New Pussycat, has a bone to pick with fellow TV talent competition judge Simon Cowell. Tom Jones recently sat down with the Daily Mirror and expressed his frustration about the current trend of singing competition shows on television: "It frustrates me when people comment on others singing when they haven’t actually been there themselves. You’ve got the shows with record executives, people who are listening for commercial reasons and whether someone will sell."

Jones also specifically referred to Simon Cowell as "A record man" who is not truly qualified to judge singers since he has never been one himself. Jones joins a panel of experienced and accomplished music artists who will act as coaches for the UK version of hit TV competition show 'The Voice'. Tom Jones will face off with Jessie J, will-i-am from The Black Eyed Peas and Danny O'Donoghue.

E! Gets in the Music TV Show Game

The entertainment network known for reality shows and celebrity gossip will cash in on the music TV show trend with the premiere of new show Opening Act this summer. The premise of the show will focus on unknown musical acts from the internet who are selected by producers and given the opportunity to open for major music artists like Mary J. Blige. The show comes from American Idol Producer Nigel Lythgoe and airs on July 9th.

The Power of Music on Television: How a TV Ad Song Revitalized the Career of a Music Artist

Singer and songwriter Alex Clare had moved to Israel as a real estate agent after his debut album with UK record label Universal Island had a lukewarm reception on the charts leading to a dismissal from his contract. It is at this point that the business of music licensing saved the day. When computer company giant Microsoft decided to use a song from Clare s album called 'Too Close' in an new TV ad campaign for Internet Explorer 9, viewers fell in love with the song and took to the internet to find it.

Alex Clare, who once dated late singer Amy Winehouse experienced a serious comeback as his old album The Lateness of the Hour which included the song Too Close gained popularity selling 10 times the amount it did when it was originally released. I think it is safe to say Alex Clare s real estate days are over thanks to Microsoft using his music on television. Alex has an official music video for his song Too Close on YouTube.


Street Talk

Brandon8  

Music is so powerful to induce emotional states at will and take people back to childhood!

Reply
  about 8 years ago
You May Also Like
Tenor Lay Clerk Hereford
Finding an artist that will be able to provide the services you are interested is not an easy task. There are quite a few options you can turn to and each of them is going to provide a solution you can use. If you want to make the right choice…
By: Johny Danes in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music   May 28, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Relying on A Music Conductor Hereford
Music is one of the things that can reach out to anyone in any state of mind they may be in. It can make you feel better when you are down and it can prolong your feeling when you are joyful. Each genre of music will have an impact on…
By: Johny Danes in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music   May 28, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Seek the Multiple Benefits Of Taking Up Music Lessons Grimsby
It’s been scientifically proven that acquiring musical education improves a person’s mental abilities. Discover more facts about the value and impact of taking up music lessons Grimsby. It’s not a myth that children who attend music lessons Grimsby do better in school. This is based on the fact that while…
By: Johny Danes in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music   May 07, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

How Can You Become A Drummer New Milton?
This is certainly the kind of question that you are asking yourself if you are passionate about drums and would like to make sure that you can do something about it. The good news is that if you know where to look, you can stumble upon a Drummer New Milton…
By: Sheraton Veranda in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music   May 05, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

“blues Of Desperation” From Joe Bonamassa
38-year-old blues guitar superstar Joe Bonamassa is gearing up to release a new record. On March 25, Bonamassa will release Blues of Desperation, his first new record since 2014’s Different Shades of Blue. Bonamassa has quickly cemented himself as one of the foremost blues guitarists on the scene today thanks…
By: Jeffrey-Massey in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music   Apr 19, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Contract Professional Piano Tuning Reading
If there is any evidence that your piano doesn’t work properly, you need to have it tuned or repaired as soon as possible. Untighten or cracked pins can have a negative impact on the way this instrument sounds and feels like. In case you want to continue playing at it,…
By: Johny Danes in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music   Apr 14, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Keyboard Lessons Southport Can Be More Helpful Than You Think
Music is any sound that is pleasant to the ear. The definition of music is usually very simple and straight forward. But, coming up with a sound that is pleasing to the ear is not simple and straight forward. You have to work extra hard to piece together notes and…
By: Sia Benet in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music   Apr 04, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Choosing A Wedding Band Southport
Everyone can admit that music plays a vital role at a wedding, establishing the atmosphere and how people enjoy themselves. Although some couples are looking into ways of cutting the wedding budget, this should not happen when it comes to the wedding band Southport. Guests might overlook other details, but…
By: Johny Danes in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music   Apr 03, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Beginner Guitar Lesson Tx: What to Expect At Your First Lesson
Beginner Guitar Lesson TXYour first beginner guitar lesson TX is coming up and you are probably both excited and a little bit nervous. Knowing what to expect will help you be more prepared for and better enjoy your lesson. Beginner Guitar Lesson TX: What to Bring You probably won't need…
By: Alfred M. Walker in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music   Mar 29, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Choose First - class Wedding Disco Hire Telford
Couples who plan their wedding on their own have probably realized by now how difficult it is to organize a successful event and to ensure everyone is happy. If you are planning your wedding on a budget and you are looking for ways to save money you should not be…
By: Johny Danes in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music   Mar 25, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Comedy Shows In Los Angeles for You
Comedy shows in Los Angeles Comedy always remains wonderful thing for the people because after doing the work throughout the week, comedy shows become fabulous for reduce the depression and stress from the mind. However, the comedy shows in Los Angeles are very famous and people love to watch these…
By: rohny in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music   Mar 19, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Why Opt for Mobile Disco Hire Telford?
If you are organising any kind of event, you should be aware of the fact that music is one of the most important details that you need to take care of. Even though you might believe that booking the venue and dealing with both food and drinks might be enough,…
By: Johny Danes in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music   Mar 15, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Drum Lessons In Frisco Tx Helps You Find The Beat
There is just something about the beat of a song. It often the bass that catches your attention and brings you into the song. Observe a crowd, as music is being played. Watch their hands and feet, you are likely to see the tapping because they have found that beat.Drum…
By: Alfred M. Walker in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music   Mar 11, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Six Benefits Of Voice Lessons In Frisco Tx
Taking voice lessons in Frisco TX can turn a vocal wallflower into a budding performer, but studying how to sing affects a lot more than your voice in a positive way. Here are some of the benefits of learning how to sing. 1 - Singing Enhances Mood Singing releases endorphins,…
By: Alfred M. Walker in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music   Mar 11, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Piano Lessons In Frisco Tx Can Change Your Kids Life
Learning to play the piano can change your life or your childs life. There are plenty of benefits to signing your kids up forpiano lessons in Frisco TX, from keeping them busy to helping them explore hidden talents. Here are a few reasons you should sign your kids or teens…
By: Alfred M. Walker in  Arts and Entertainment  >  Music   Mar 11, 2016  
0
  Likes: 0

Article Views: 1708    Report this Article