Spensha Baker Nailed Carrie Underwood’s “Smoke Break” on “The Voice”

I love “The Voice” but around this point every season, I start to get antsy and impatient as the teams narrow down to the Top 12 contestants. That being said, I sometimes find myself being (in all honesty) a little bored with the playoff rounds when the coaches aren’t hilariously battling and throwing shade at each … Read more

Pryor Baird Performed a Not-So-Great Tina Turner-Like Version of Dolly Parton’s “9 to 5” on “The Voice”

In 1980 Dolly Parton release the tune, “9 to 5” to go along with the film of the same name. Parton was nominated for an Oscar and won two GRAMMYs for the tune. It’s one of the biggest crossover hits in country music history. Over the last 35 years “9 to 5” have been covered … Read more

“American Idol” Made Caleb Lee Hutchinson Sing Florida Georgia Line’s “Meant To Be” (Instead of Classic Country) and He Nailed It

When Caleb Lee Hutchinson auditioned for “American Idol” he did with a Chris Stapleton written song that was originally performed by the SteelDrivers– “If It Hadn’t Been For Love.” You know the one (Adele also recorded it for her 21 album.)  His second song on the show was another Stapleton tune followed by Josh Turner’s … Read more

Kelly Clarkson Sang Reba’s “Why Haven’t I Heard From You” During Blake Shelton’s ACM Awards After Party and It Was INSANE

Very few people can sing a Reba McEntire song on demand. But, very few people are as talented as Kelly Clarkson. So, of course, she can do it. After taking the stage with Reba during the 53rd Annual ACM Awards, Kelly headed over to Blake Shelton’s after party where she surprised the crowd and surprised … Read more

Twitter Didn’t Like Little Big Town’s Outfits for Their Elton John Tribute, But I Did

I’ll be the first to admit that there was a period of time that I just didn’t get Little Big Town. Of course, once I really started paying attention to the foursome it didn’t take me long to see that they are the nicest, most talented and creative people to ever be in a singing … Read more

Kelsea Ballerini Covered Taylor Swift’s “Delicate” to Near Perfection

I don’t know if Kelsea Ballerini and Taylor Swift are still pals in real life because Tay has gone mostly dark on social media, but I do know that like the rest of us, Kelsea is still listening to Taylor’s tunes. Kelsea recently shared a video to Instagram where she covered Taylor’s “Delicate” and I’ll … Read more

Caleb Lee Hutchinson Sounded EXACTLY Like Josh Turner During Latest “American Idol” Round

Josh Turner has a once-in-a-generation voice that is so unique and deep, it’s almost impossible to mimic. That’s why Caleb Lee Hutchinson’s impressive versin of “Your Man” during Hollywood Week on “American Idol” was so mind-blowing– the kid sounded almost exactly like Turner. Turner’s labelmate, judge Luke Bryan knows Turner is hard to pull off … Read more

#TeamKelly’s Justin Kilgore Wins Battle Round With Performance of Cam’s “Burning House”

As battle rounds on “The Voice” continue, we’ve gotten to know each of the hopeful artists and have had the chance to see the coaches in action– and newcomer Kelly Clarkson has not disappointed! During night no. 3 of battle performances, Kelly Clarkson paired up Justin Kilgore and Molly Stevens for an incredible performance of … Read more

Little Big Town’s Reimagined Version of Elton John’s “Rocket Man” is Hypnotically Ethereal

If you’ve wondered why Little Big Town has been opening their Breakers Tour with a cover of Elton John’s “Rocket Man,” wonder no more. The country supergroup was tapped to reimagine and restore the legendary tune for the album, Restoration, which pairs a number of Elton John classics with current stars’ take on them. Little Big … Read more

7 Times Carrie Underwood Covered a Country Classic and Made It Sound Like Her Own

It’s been almost a year since Carrie Underwood announced she was signing with a new Nashville record label with the hopes of taking her country music stardom global. When the decision was announced it had been over a year since her last studio album, Storyteller, dropped and “Church Bells” had peaked at No. 1 on … Read more

Kelly Clarkson Made Her Team Battle It To Taylor Swift’s “… Ready for It?” on “The Voice” and WHY?

Taylor Swift has quite the song catalog throughout six studio album releases and for some reason, Kelly Clarkson chose the least coverable of them all, “…Ready For It?” during the first round of battles on “The Voice” for her team members, Brynn Cartelli and Dylan Hartigan. “My favorite thing in life is to take a pop … Read more

Katy Perry Got Weird With Trevor Holmes During “American Idol” Audition

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The second Trevor Holmes walked onto the set of “American Idol,” he became Katy Perry‘s one true love and maybe Luke Bryan’s too, as Luke was the first to exclaim, “good Lord, you’re a dream boat.” But, it was Katy that got pretty weird, pretty fast. After Trevor revealed that he wants to be a … Read more