Scotty McCreery first broke onto the music scene in 2011 during the tenth season of American Idol. Since then, he has release four albums, including his latest Seasons Change. Seasons Change includes McCreery’s first ever Number 1 hit “Five More Minutes” and his new single, “This Is It.” “This Is It” details the story of McCreery proposing to his fiancé, Gabi. The interesting thing is that McCreery wrote the song two weeks before he actually proposed (she said yes,
When people think of musicians supporting the military and non-profits that help military members and their families, they think of Country musicians. Well, it’s not just country stars that support our troops. At the end of May in San Diego, the Gin Blossoms will be performing at the Freedom Concert at the USS Midway Museum. The proceeds from the show will go to various organizations that benefit military members and their families.
Lee Brice is a Billboard topping Country music star known for his songs “Hard 2 Love,” “I Don’t Dance,” and “I Drive Your Truck.” The latter is about a family member who drives the truck of relative who died in action while serving in the military.
Having family members that served in the military, Lee Brice feels a personal connection to the members of the U.S. military and their families.
You might remember Eddie Money from his popular hit song, “Two Tickets to Paradise.” He even sang it in a very funny Geico commercial a couple years ago.
But, what you may not remember, is all of Eddie Money’s other hit songs! His hits include “Take Me Home Tonight,” and “Walk On Water,” which were on the Billboard Top 10. “Baby Hold On,” “Peace In Our Time,” “I Wanna Go Back,” and “Think I’m in Love” charted within the top 20.
Melissa Etheridge is a talented musician. Not only has she won multiple Grammy’s, including Best Female Rock Vocal, an Oscar for Best Original Song in 2007, but her fourth album Yes I Am went six times platinum and spent over 2 ½ years on the charts! Melissa Etheridge also made her Broadway debut in American Idiot, Green Day’s rock opera, playing St. Jimmy. Check out this clip of her as St.
Brian Regan made his first appearance on “The Late Show with David Letterman” in October of 1995. He performed a 5 minute stand-up routine talking about measuring the weight and girth of boxes, the phone company, and trying to buy a refrigerator for the first time. He has since appeared on Letterman 26 times, so David must have liked him!
Brian Regan will be at Cape Cod Melody Tent on August 25!
Michael Franti and his band Spearhead make fun music. His music is upbeat with positive lyrics and just makes your feel good and sunny inside. Blending reggae, rock, ska, jazz and world, it’s the perfect music for the summer time.
What you may not know about Michael Franti is his love for yoga. Michael Franti avidly practices yoga and regularly holds open yoga sessions before his performances. These sessions are often held in public spaces near the venue where he is performing.
Kidz Bop was founded in 1990 by Razor & Tie, the label responsible for those compilation albums like “Monsters of Rock” and “Monster Ballads.” The compilation albums of popular songs, sung by children, and with all the kid-inappropriate lyrics removed was created out of a gap in the market in terms of children’s music. COO of Razor & Tie, Victor Zaraya, said, “There was only Barney and Britney Spears – nothing in between.” Thus,
Lyle Lovett is a country musician from Texas. Seems simple enough, and yet Lovett is so much more interesting than that. Born in Texas is 1957, has topped the country charts and won several Grammy’s. He has also experimented in jazz, folk and pop, and his second album Pontiac went gold.
Now that is fairly interesting itself, but what you may not know is that Lovett holds degrees in both German and journalism.
Kidz Bop are compilations of popular songs, made family friendly, sung by kids. If you were a kid in the early 2000s, you remember all the commercials on TV for the Kidz Bop Albums, like this one. If that makes you feel old, Kidz Bop 37 is for sale on their website.
Now Kidz Bop has expanded and performs live shows! It’s great fun for kids of all ages,