Tag Archives: American Idol

[CLOSED] JHUD by Jennifer Hudson

[CLOSED] JHUD by Jennifer Hudson

The UrbanWire has 2 copies of JHUD, the latest album by Oscar-winning actress and singer Jennifer Hudson to be won! To stand a chance to win, like and share the contest post on Facebook and answer both... 

Get Baptized in Daughtry’s Changing Sound

Get Baptized in Daughtry’s Changing Sound

If baptism represents a public renunciation of your old self, then Baptized, the fourth studio album of Daughtry is most aptly named. The 5-man rock band formed and fronted by American Idol season 5... 

OneRepublic – Singapore Native

OneRepublic – Singapore Native

“Singapore has changed a lot since the last time we’ve been here,” said Ryan Tedder, frontman of OneRepublic, when the band landed in town on Oct 29 for the Singapore leg of their world tour. Performing... 

Il Volo

Il Volo

Il Volo is the first Italian group to sign on with Geffen Records in the United States. Italian opera seems to have garnered a younger fan base since the likes of Josh Groban and Russell Watson, but 14-year-olds?... 

Let’s Just Fall In Love With Jason Castro Again

Let’s Just Fall In Love With Jason Castro Again

With his melodious voice, distinct blue eyes and that endearing innocent charm that oozes out of him, it’s easy for Jason Castro to tug at your heartstrings and make you want to bring him home. Despite... 

The New American Sweetheart

The New American Sweetheart

For those who have taken the Idol crown, life after the single biggest reality show in the world is packed with showers of adoration from fans, media frenzies and work with first-rate producers in the... 

Idol Superstars: Then, Now and Forever

Idol Superstars: Then, Now and Forever

With new music due from American Idol Season 8’s holy trinity of Kris Allen, Adam Lambert and Allison Iraheta, UrbanWire takes stock of previous winners as we head for the fiercest chart battle from... 

Carrie Underwood Plays On

Carrie Underwood Plays On

Get ready folks! It’s time to play a new album on your music player because country superstar, Carrie Underwood is back with her third studio album, Play On. If her previous 2 albums are any indication... 

Grand Ole Fiasco

Grand Ole Fiasco

American Idol threw the contestants yet another challenge just two weeks into this season. Sure, this season might have had the best Top 13 – now 11 – but Grand Ole Opry (a.k.a. Country) Week,... 

No “Thriller”

No “Thriller”

Wednesday saw 13 contestants of the latest American Idol season battle it out, on one of the most daring themed-weeks in the history of the show. You might have already heard the judges’ comments, but... 

Randy Jackson’s Music Club Vol. 1

Randy Jackson’s Music Club Vol. 1

Best known for his catch phrase “What’s up, dawg?” during all seasons of American Idol as a panel judge, Randy Jackson has now put himself on the receiving end of brickbats and bouquets, as he releases...