Complete Disney Plus Releases | November 12

Disney+ has revealed the FULL lineup of shows, films, and specials that will be available for streaming when the service launches on November 12.
Complete list of Disney Plus launch titles below!

The pricing tiers for Disney+ are available at a $6.99 monthly rate or $69.99 for a year, the subscriptions come with a seven day free trial when the service launches on November 12.

10 Things I Hate About You (1999)
101 Dalmatians (1961)…

Celebrity Spotlight: The Inoculated Canaries

Tell me a bit about how The Inoculated Canaries began. 

I think the Inoculated Canaries really began when I met James. James auditioned for the spot as our drummer. I wouldn’t say that his audition was great, but since he was the only one who showed up he got the job! I met Brian and Dylan while teaching at the School of Rock and we just sort of hit it off. We’ve kind of been …

Celebrity Spotlight: Thomas Priest

-Tell me a bit about how your career began. 
Growing up, I was a kid who was able to pick up an instrument rather fast. I started off with taking piano lessons in 3rd grade and began to recreate Christmas music and other simple pieces. Only three months after taking lessons I decided to participate in my school’s talent show where I performed some of these songs I was able to quickly learn. Being able

Celebrity Spotlight: Jennifer Truesdale

Tell me a bit about how your career began. 
Sure! I’m not really sure you could say that this was the beginning of my “career” but it certainly was the beginning of my love for performing! I was around 3 or 4 and my older sister was scheduled to sing at a school festival. I’m not sure exactly what happened – either she was sick, or got nervous – but she backed out at the

Celebrity Spotlight: Tatiana DeMaria

Tatiana DeMaria is known for her voice and for working with some of the top artists in the world. The renowned singer and songwriter has been in the business since she was in high school, and shows no signs of slowing down. 

In a recent interview with TVGrapevine, the London born, Paris raised singer revealed that she has a ton of new projects in the works. She most recently partnered with Craig Titley to work …

100 Years: 100 Songs of Summer

Popular Music has two special seasons – Christmas and Summer.

Each Year, One Song Becomes
The Song Of The Summer

The Top 100 Summer Songs 1920- 2019:

2019: Old Town Road by Lil Nas X Featuring Billy Ray Cyrus
2018: In My Feelings – Drake
2017: Despacito – Luis Fonsi feat Daddy Yankee (and sometimes Justin Bieber)
2016: Closer – Chainsmokers featuring Halsey
2015: (tie) Shut Up and Dance – Walk The Moon and Uptown

Elton John, Taron Egerton Surprise with Duet

Fans were treated to a surprise on Sunday when Taron Egerton joined Elton John onstage at the 95th show of his Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour in Hove, UK. This duet marks the first time Elton has been joined on stage for a performance since the tour began in September 2018. Following the worldwide release of 
ROCKETMAN, the star of ROCKETMAN and the Rocket Man himself joined forces for a duet on one
of Elton's 

100 Years of Summer Songs

Popular Music has two special seasons – Christmas and Summer.

Each Year, One Song Becomes
The Song Of The Summer

The Top 100 Summer Songs 1920- 2019:

2019’s Contenders:
Old Town Road by Lil Nas X Featuring Billy Ray Cyrus
Me! – Taylor Swift and Brendon Urie
Sunflower (Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse) – Post Malone & Swae Lee
Happier by Marshmello & Bastille have been getting play for over 6 months.
Girls Like You by …

The Sounds of the American Summer – Ice Cream Trucks

Music and Ice Cream Trucks

Officially, in North America, the summer season does not begin until June 20th or 21st which is the date of the summer solstice and the longest day of the year. However, if you are a resident of the United States, then we all know by popular vote the “unofficial” start of summer actually begins at the end of the working day on the last Friday in the month of May, …

The (American) Sound of Summer – The Ice Cream Truck Music

The American Sound of Summer – Ice Cream Truck Music

Officially, in North America, the summer season does not begin until June 20th or 21st, which is the date of the summer solstice and the longest day of the year. However, if you are a resident of the United States, then we all know by popular vote the “unofficial” start of summer actually begins at the end of the working day on the last Friday …

Gloria Gaynor’s New Single

Today, legendary songstress Gloria Gaynor has released a soulful, new single “He Won’t Let Go” from her forthcoming gospel album Testimony (Gaither Music) out June 7th.LISTEN HERE. Fans will automatically receive the song as an instant-grat track with each pre-order of the album and can stream the tune now via Spotify, Pandora, Apple Music and Amazon Music. Featuring the talents of Grammy-nominated musician Bart Millard (MercyMe), “He

GAME OF THRONES® LIVE CONCERT EXPERIENCE TO RETURN FOR FALL 2019 NORTH AMERICAN AMPHITHEATER TOUR

LOS ANGELES (May 9, 2019) – The critically acclaimed Game of Thrones Live Concert Experience will return this fall for a 20-city amphitheater tour, bringing the music of Emmy® Award-winning Game of Thrones composer Ramin Djawadi to stunning new life at outdoor theatres across North America. As we say goodbye to one of the biggest shows and scores in television history, relive the greatest musical pieces and footage from all eight seasons in an immersive …

2019 CMT Music Awards. Nominees Announced

NASHVILLE – May 7, 2019 – CMT today announced the nominations for the “2019 CMT Music Awards,” airing LIVE on Wednesday, June 5 at 8:00pm ET / 7:00pm CT. Nashville’s biggest party returns to kick off the summer with a grand celebration recognizing the most beloved names in country music. Each winner is selected by the fans, with voting open now at vote.cmt.com.

 

Continuing the “CMT Music Awards” tradition of embracing blended-genre …

Billboard Music Awards 2019 Winners Announces

Here is every single winner from lat night’s Billboard Music Awards. Credit: MJS Big Blog.

ARTIST AWARDS

Top Artist:
Cardi B
Drake -WINNER
Ariana Grande
Post Malone
Travis Scott

Top New Artist:
Bazzi
Juice WRLD – WINNER
Lil Baby
Dua Lipa
Ella Mai

Billboard Chart Achievement Award:
Dan + Shay
Drake
Ariana Grande – WINNER
Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper
Dua Lipa

Top Male Artist:
Drake – WINNER
Post Malone
Travis Scott
Ed Sheeran
XXXTENTACION…

Celebrity Spotlight: Royse

Singer and musician Royse talks to TVGrapevine about her life, career and everything in between.

What made you decide to go into the music business? 

I think it’s something I always knew I had to do. I’ve always loved music so much and I knew if I didn’t go for it 110% I wouldn’t be living my life to the fullest.

 

What was the most rewarding part about the experience? The most challenging?

I …

Backstreet Boy AJ McLean Wants Justin Timberlake to Join Tour

Backstreet Boy AJ McLean recently told E! News that he would love it if Justin Timberlake would join his former band NSYNC and BSB in a collaborative tour. Check out the video below for his plea, courtesy of E! News.

The post Backstreet Boy AJ McLean Wants Justin Timberlake to Join Tour appeared first on TV Grapevine.…

YouTube’s Cobra Kai in Concert at Whisky A Go Go June 12th

Los Angeles (April 23, 2019) — On Wednesday, June 12, Impact24 Public Relations, in partnership with Sony Pictures Television and YouTube presents a one-night-only concert event, Enter the Dojo: The Music of Cobra Kai Live. The concert will feature Cobra Kai composers Leo Birenberg and Zach Robinson at the Whisky a Go Go in West Hollywood, as well as special guests from the series.

The concert will also feature opening performances by rock and …

Actor Paul Greene Talks to TVGrapevine

If you are familiar with Hallmark, chances are you are a fan of actor Paul Greene. He has been in several movies for the network, including Campfire Kiss, A Wish for Christmas and Perfect Match. He also plays Dr. Carson Shepherd on the hit series When Calls The Heart. He has been a part of the network for several years and wowed us with every performance. In addition, he has appeared on network shows such …

Kelly Rowland Performs in NY

Kelly Rowland just performed at Neiman Marcus yesterday in a special show for the store.  See below for pictures and information.

WHAT: Neiman Marcus hosts special performance by Kelly Rowland for their InCircle members.

WHEN: Thursday, April 11th, 2019

WHERE: Neiman Marcus Hudson Yards (20 Hudson Yards, New York, NY)

 

WHO: Notable attendees included but were not limited to Kelly Rowland, Margot Bingham, Helene Yorke and more…

Chrissy Metz to Perform at ACM Awards

Chrissy Metz is one busy lady! The This Is Us stars is not only starring in the upcoming movie Breakthrough and working on her music career, but she is also performing alongside Carrie Underwood, Maddie and Tae and Mickey Guyton at the ACM Awards this Sunday.

The brunette beauty recently told Extra that she is a bit nervous about performing with the American Idol alum and other country stars,all of whom appear on the movie …

Sammi’s Favorite Things: Soul Rising

Khadia Handon is probably one of the most incredible talents in the music business today. She not only worked as a backup singer for greats such as Prince, Mya and Imagine Dragons, but she also shines in the music group Soul Rising. In the group, she joins six other singers to perform their newest single ‘Not The One,’ out today.   

In a recent interview with TVGrapevine, the singing sensation had nothing but good things to …

Sammi’s Favorite Things: The Weeknd With Warren Lotas

As I mentioned in my post over the weekend, I love all things involving fashion. Those who have followed my website over the past several years also know I am a huge music fan. When I found out the two were colliding, thanks to The Weeknd and Warren Lotas, I became a very happy journalist.
Below is more information on the collaboration.
The Weeknd has teamed up with designer and brand Warren Lotas on an

Musician Sheléa Frazier is Becoming Legendary

Sheléa Frazier is an incredible musician with an amazing story to tell. She has been on the scene for several years and is continuing to take the music business by storm. She is the protege of the legendary Quincy Jones, but is also a superstar in her own estimation. The two met through Rickey Minor and immediately formed a bond that led to them forming a wonderful working relationship and a friendship. 

In a recent …

Sammi’s Favorite Things: Kolten Kirschke

Kolten Kirschke is a rising entertainer that has TVGrapevine falling in LOVE! Not only is he incredibly talented, but he is helping support anti-bullying campaigns. Below is more information on him, as well as links to his new music.

 

Lyric Video Premiere

https://youtu.be/j2auPCQrGCU (Pls embed into story)

Music Retailer Links

http://hyperurl.co/koltenkirschke

iTunes

http://itunes.apple.com/album/id1453554511?ls=1&app=itunes

Apple Music

http://itunes.apple.com/album/id/1453554511

Follow KOLTEN KIRSCHKE
@koltenkirschke

SOCIAL MEDIA LINKS
https://www.instagram.com/koltenkirschke
https://twitter.com/koltenkirschke
https://www.facebook.com/Kolten-Kirschke

Kolten Kirschke was born in Sherman, Texas. As …

New Kids On The Block’s Danny Wood Collaborates with Jessie Chris

Any woman who grew up in the eighties knows who Danny Wood is, thanks to his amazing career as one of the New Kids On The Block. While he is still touring with the band, he is also working on a bigger, more powerful project. He recently collaborated with singing sensation Jessie Chris to help prevent bullying.

In a recent interview with TVGrapevine, the two singers got together to discuss their powerful duet Bodyguard.  Danny …

MeTV to Pay Tribute to Peter Tork

 

(February 21, 2019) Chicago, IL – MeTV Network pays tribute to the career of actor and musician Peter Tork with a special presentation of The Monkees airing on MeTV this Sunday, February 24, beginning at 5:00pm ET/PT through 6:00pm ET/PT. Complete tribute schedule is listed below.

Peter Tork will forever be remembered as the keyboardist and bass guitarist for The Monkees, the 60’s pop/rock band

Monkees Singer Peter Tork Dead at 77

Sad news for Hollywood today. Musician Peter Tork, who is best known for being a member of the iconic 70s band The Monkees, has died. He was 77 years old.

The band was best known for hits such as ‘Daydream Believer’ and their two season, Emmy award winning TV series. Tork also dabbled in acting, including guest starring as Topanga’s father on the 90s sitcom Boy Meets World and as Chris on 7th Heaven.

Tork’s …

Mind Over Matter’s Brandon Mendenhall Talks to TVGrapevine

Tell me about Mind Over Matter.

Mind Over Matter is my life story of how I overcame my challenges of
being born with Cerebral Palsy. Rehabilitating my paralyzed left hand
by teaching myself to play guitar, forming a band and then elevating
my band to a national success in the face of adversity.

What inspired the movie?

Inspiration behind the film was struck out of a 15-year friendship
between myself and director Sebastien Paquet who …

Jorrel Javier Shines in The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical

Photo: Jeremy Daniel

Photo: Jeremy Daniel

[Jorrel Javier (far left) and the cast of the Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical]

Ever since Jorrel Javier was a young boy, the Lightning Thief book series truly captured his imagination, so it seems fated that he would be on stage in The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical.  

The high energy and clever show, which has something to offer both young and old, is making its international touring debut at the Merriam

Rising Star Penelope Robin Talks to TVGrapevine

Tell me a bit about how your career began. 

 Hi! Thank you so much for taking the time to chat with me! My name is Penelope Robin. I’m 11 years old and I’m from sunny Miami. I love to sing and I was very lucky that my dad C-Rod, is a music producer. When I was younger I would always hear him creating music in the studio with different artists, and see how much fun they were having. …

The How Of Pooh

Winnie the Pooh will turn 100 years old in 2025.  It was on Christmas Eve of 1925 that he made his first appearance in The London Evening News in a short story titled The Wrong Sort of Bees.  In 1926 a collection of short stories was published simply titled Winnie The Pooh and the legends began.

AA Milne the author of the Pooh stories nor his young son were quite ready for the fame and …

Carole King Surprises Beautiful Audience on Broadway

The Fifth Anniversary performance of Beautiful –The Carole King Musical had a truly memorable surprise for the audience —  Carole King stepped on stage and sang with the cast.

The rock and roll icon went on stage of the Stephen Sondheim Theatre as the hit musical celebrates its fifth anniversary on Broadway. This took place on Saturday, Jan. 12.

For the first time in the show’s history, King stepped into the role of herself and …

Lost Interview from 2008 with Jean Paul Makhlouf & Cash Cash

Cash Cash 2009

(DM) — Our lost Cash Cash audio interview features front man Jean Paul Makhlouf (Vocals) and the rest of the band in the background: Alexander, Luke Makhlouf (Keys), Samuel Warren Frisch (Bass) and Anthony Villacari (Drums).

 

Enjoy this audio interview. You will learn a lot. One story that sticks out is JP talking about how they came up with song Party In Your Bedroom. It may surprise you.

Cash CashThis is a lost interview …

Musician Linda Collins Talks to TVGrapevine

-Tell me a bit abut how your career began.


My siblings and I used to always create little skits at home and perform them for our parents, and my mom started teaching me piano when I was 4– Then in high school , I was in the Thespian Club, and got the lead role in our senior class play-but  went on to focus on music professionally for many years ; then after moving to New …

Musician Christian Riccardi Talks to TVGrapevine

Tell me a bit about how your career began. 
When I was a visual manager in Bloomingdale’s, my peers as well as shoppers would ask me, why are you working retail? They insisted I pursue acting or modeling based on my looks and personality. Eventually I quit and attended the Stella Adler Studio of Acting where I completed the year one conservatory. During this same time I was also building my modeling portfolio and learning …

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical Returns to Philadelphia

[Dylan Wallach and Sarah Bockel as Carole King and Gerry Goffin]

Music is clearly a universal language that transports us to a place and time where we first heard a melody or a song and we associate that song with that memory.

So when we sit in the audience and listen to Dylan Wallach portray the icon songwriter Gerry Goffin croon the love song Up on the Roof, we might just remember hearing that tune …

History of The Music Charts

Billboard Magazine began publication in 1894. It mainly covered Advertising and what they used to call the “Bill Posting” industry. It also covered the earliest Public Relations news. By 1896 it also covered agricultural fairs – there weren’t conventions back then.

In 1900 it went from being a monthly magazine to weekly, and started to cover breaking news within the industry. Within a few years they covered bigger events like State Fairs, with brought about …

History of The Music Charts

Billboard Magazine began publication in 1894. It mainly covered Advertising and what they used to call the “Bill Posting” industry. It also covered the earliest Public Relations news. By 1896 it also covered agricultural fairs – there weren’t conventions back then.

In 1900 it went from being a monthly magazine to weekly, and started to cover breaking news within the industry. Within a few years they covered bigger events like State Fairs, with brought about …

Musician Vaeda Black Interviewed

-Tell me a bit about how your career began.
I began singing when I was little. I did alot of community theater and cabarets. Then I moved from to a different town in the middle of 3rd grade. In 4th grade I started writing creatively. I was
in a class where we the teacher really encouraged us to be creative and write. I probably wouldn’t be where I am in my writing now if I …

Musician Chris Ruben Talks to TVGrapevine

Tell me a bit abut how your career began. 
As long as I can remember,I have felt a connection to music and have been playing instruments and performing from a very young age. 

I started playing drums when i was 9 years old and joined bands at age 13. shortly after i knew that i was really interested more in
writing my own music and picking up the guitar,  so by 16/17 I started …

Up and Coming Artist Angelo David Talks to TVGrapevine

Tell me a bit about how your career began.

I used to play around with a toy keyboard when I was younger. Although it started with me banging on random keys and writing lyrics about my childhood, my songwriting developed as I continued to make music. One summer, a few years after experimenting with songwriting and taking some piano lessons, I went into a recording studio and recorded an EP. In 2013, I had a

Top 100 Modern and Classic Rock Christmas Songs

Top 100 Modern and Classic Rock Christmas Songs

1. Santa Claus Is Coming To Town – Bruce Springsteen
2. It’s Christmas (Baby Please Come Home) – U2
3. Christmas Eve (Sarajevo 12/24) – Trans Siberian Orchestra
4. Please Come Home for Christmas – The Eagles
5. 2000 Miles – The Pretenders
6. Christmas Is The Time To Say I Love You – Billy Squire
7. Little Drummer Boy / Peace on Earth – David Bowie …

Top 100 Modern and Classic Rock Christmas Songs

Top 100 Modern and Classic Rock Christmas Songs

1. Santa Claus Is Coming To Town – Bruce Springsteen
2. It’s Christmas (Baby Please Come Home) – U2
3. Christmas Eve (Sarajevo 12/24) – Trans Siberian Orchestra
4. Please Come Home for Christmas – The Eagles
5. 2000 Miles – The Pretenders
6. Christmas Is The Time To Say I Love You – Billy Squire
7. Little Drummer Boy / Peace on Earth – David Bowie …

The Top 100 Christmas Pop Songs

The Top 100 Christmas Pop SongsCpop

1. All I Want For Christmas Is You – Mariah Carey
2. The Christmas Song (Merry Christmas To You) – Nat King Cole
3. Santa Claus Is Coming To Town – Bruce Springsteen
4. Rocking Around The Christmas Tree – Brenda Lee
5. It’s Christmas (Baby Please Come Home) – U2
6. Last Christmas – Wham!
7. The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don’t Be Late) – Alvin And The Chipmunks

The Top 100 Christmas Pop Songs

The Top 100 Christmas Pop SongsCpop

1. All I Want For Christmas Is You – Mariah Carey
2. The Christmas Song (Merry Christmas To You) – Nat King Cole
3. Santa Claus Is Coming To Town – Bruce Springsteen
4. Rocking Around The Christmas Tree – Brenda Lee
5. It’s Christmas (Baby Please Come Home) – U2
6. Last Christmas – Wham!
7. The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don’t Be Late) – Alvin And The Chipmunks

Izzy Escobar Talks to TVGrapevine

 

Tell me a bit abut how your career began. 

Music has always been the “focus” in my life. I began playing violin when I was four , and then learned the guitar and piano. With the guitar and piano, I began songwriting, and expressing my emotions through my lyrics.

-Who inspires you as an artist?

My personal experiences, as well as listening to others, and what they are facing/ have faced in their own …

Top 100 Holiday Songs Secular Christmas Music

Top 100 Holiday SongsSecular

1. Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer – Gene Autry (or Burl Ives)
2. Frosty The Snowman – Jimmy Durante (or The Ronettes)
3. All I Want For Christmas Is You – Mariah Carey
4. The Christmas Song – Nat King Cole
5. Jingle Bells – Rosemary Clooney (or Frank Sinatra)
6. White Christmas – Bing Crosby
7. Santa Claus Is Comin To Town – Bruce Springsteen (or the Jackson 5)
8. Most

Top 100 Holiday Songs Secular Christmas Music

Top 100 Holiday SongsSecular

1. Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer – Gene Autry (or Burl Ives)
2. Frosty The Snowman – Jimmy Durante (or The Ronettes)
3. All I Want For Christmas Is You – Mariah Carey
4. The Christmas Song – Nat King Cole
5. Jingle Bells – Rosemary Clooney (or Frank Sinatra)
6. White Christmas – Bing Crosby
7. Santa Claus Is Comin To Town – Bruce Springsteen (or the Jackson 5)
8. Most

A Select History of Christmas Carols and Songs

Christmas Carols and songs have been part of the Christmas tradition for hundreds of years. Some our favorites like “) Come All Ye Faithful” was first sung in Latin. The music of Christmas goes as far back as the day of Christ’s birth when the angel’s sang “Glory to God in the highest and on Earth peace Good will to men.”

Be fore we get in to our list of the best music of Christmas, …

The Biggest Selling Christmas Albums & CDs of All Time

The Biggest Christmas Albums & CDs of All TimeChristmasAlbums

Anthology Christmas Albums:

Billboard Greatest Christmas Hits 1935-1954 (1989)

White Christmas (Bing Crosby) ~ Let Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!
(Vaughn Monroe) ~ Rudolph The Rd-Nosed Reindeer (Gene Autry) ~ The
Christmas Song (Merry Christmas To You) (Nat ‘King’ Cole) ~ All I
Want For Christmas (Is My Two Front Teeth) (Spike Jones ~ I Saw Mommy
Kissing Santa Claus (Jimmy Boyd) ~ Christmas

The Biggest Selling Christmas Albums & CDs of All Time

The Biggest Christmas Albums & CDs of All TimeChristmasAlbums

Anthology Christmas Albums:

Billboard Greatest Christmas Hits 1935-1954 (1989)

White Christmas (Bing Crosby) ~ Let Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!
(Vaughn Monroe) ~ Rudolph The Rd-Nosed Reindeer (Gene Autry) ~ The
Christmas Song (Merry Christmas To You) (Nat ‘King’ Cole) ~ All I
Want For Christmas (Is My Two Front Teeth) (Spike Jones ~ I Saw Mommy
Kissing Santa Claus (Jimmy Boyd) ~ Christmas

Juan Pablo di Pace: Jack of All Trades

Juan Pablo di Pace dominated our TVs for two months during season 27 of Dancing With The Stars. He made history with the most shocking elimination since the show’s first season. Now he is thanking the fans who supported him with a brand new song called ‘Just A Feeling,’ which can be found on iTunes. A corresponding video will be released in the coming days.

The song was written by Juan Pablo himself (with the

The Top 100 Old Time Christmas Carols and Holiday Songs

Christmas Carols and Old Time Christmas Songs
Carols

1. Silent Night
2. Jingle Bells
3. The Christmas Song (Merry Christmas To You) – Nat King Cole
4. White Christmas
5. O Holy Night
6. The First Noel
7. Welcome Christmas (Reprise) – How The Grinch Stole Christmas
Soundtrack
8. O Come All Ye Faithful (Adeste Fideles)
9. Christmas Time Is Here – Vince Guaraldi Trio
10. Joy To The World
11. My Favorite Things
12. Winter

The Top 100 Old Time Christmas Carols and Holiday Songs

Christmas Carols and Old Time Christmas Songs
Carols

1. Silent Night
2. Jingle Bells
3. The Christmas Song (Merry Christmas To You) – Nat King Cole
4. White Christmas
5. O Holy Night
6. The First Noel
7. Welcome Christmas (Reprise) – How The Grinch Stole Christmas
Soundtrack
8. O Come All Ye Faithful (Adeste Fideles)
9. Christmas Time Is Here – Vince Guaraldi Trio
10. Joy To The World
11. My Favorite Things
12. Winter

Monsieur Job Talks to TVGrapevine

Potential Grammy nominated Monsieur Job discusses their music with TVGrapevine.
-Tell me a bit abut how your career began. 
my career began in Cali, Colombia with a song called “Solo Soñaba”, produced by David Korkidi and Moises Abadi, played by popular radio host Tuto Castro for Radio Activa in the nineties. Morever, it also started with a national rock contest in Colombia where my band at that time ended up in the final round. It

Fiddler on the Roof Dances its way into Philadelphia Broadway Series

The beloved classic Fiddler on the Roof comes to Philadelphia for the first time in decades For the leading man, portraying Tevye in the Broadway Tour of Fiddler on the Roof is a true family affair, both on and off the stage.

Yehezkel Lazarov, a distinguished Israeli actor, director, and multidisciplinary artist, is portraying Tevye the Dairyman, who cares for his wife and five daughters in the remote Russian village of Anatevka, and knows this …

Singer and Actress Jen Lilley Interviewed

Known for her work on television and the 5-time Academy Award winning film THE ARTIST, Jen Lilley is balancing her day job with her lifelong passion of 1960’s girl groups to create a collection of timeless songs that is set to have a whole new generation singing along.

Below is her exclusive interview with TVGrapevine:

Tell me about your new single.  

My debut single, “King of Hearts” is one chapter of an overall story …

Boyz II Men Vocalist Nathan Morris Discusses New Adventure with TVGrapevine

Nathan Morris, founding member of the Grammy-award winning group Boyz II Men, is making the transition of a lifetime looking for his next big hit, but it’s not the type of hit you’d expect. The music icon is swapping his microphone for blueprints as he applies his innovative, high-end flavor to the house flipping market. The new DIY network four-part series Hit Properties with Nathan Morris premiered Saturday, Oct. 6, at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT and …

Movies You Should Read For Adults

In my previous article, Movies You Should Read For Kids I stated that no book can easily be translated into a film or a play.  The stage and screen have limitations and so cannot possibly catch the fullness of words themselves, where movies have limitations, books have pure freedom.

I also mentioned that a book, in order to become a movie must go under a metamorphosis that is conducted by someone other than the original …

Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin Dead at 76

 

Sad news for the music world this morning. TVGrapevine has learned that Aretha Franklin, known as the ‘Queen of Soul’ has died. She was 76 years old.

The ‘Respect’ singer is said to have been battling advanced pancreatic cancer. The Associated Press released the following statement from her family and publicist:

“Franklin’s official cause of death was due to advance pancreatic cancer of the neuroendocrine type, which was confirmed by Franklin’s oncologist, Dr. Philip …

American Idol Winner Maddie Poppe is Setting the Music World on Fire

America’s Sweetheart Maddie Poppe is Delighting Fans Around the Nation During The American Idol 2018 Summer TourIf you work hard, and believe in yourself, the impossible can happen. Just ask American Idol winner Maddie Poppe, the new sweetheart of the music world.

At age 20, the native of small-town Clarksville, Iowa, (population 1,500), took a leap of faith with her musician father, Trent, and auditioned in New York for ABC’s first season of American

The Mysterious Connection Between Pink Floyd And The Wizard Of Oz

(PCM) For some very mysterious reasons there has always been a rumored connection between Pink Floyd’s 1973 album “Dark Side Of The Moon” and the 1939 classic film “The Wizard Of Oz”. It is unclear exactly who was the first person to decide to make an attempt to synchronize the album with the film, but it turned into a visual phenomena known as the “Dark Side Of The Rainbow”.

It appears that when you pair …

Frank Sinatra’s Obsession With Dimes

(PCM) Many may not know this, but Frank Sinatra, otherwise known as Ol’ Blue Eyes, had an obsession with dimes. However, he was not always a collector! His obsession with the ten cent coins began for much more sinister reasons.

Sinatra’s son, Frankie Sinatra, Jr was kidnapped on December 8, 1963 and the performer ended up paying out $240,000 dollars in ransom money to the kidnappers before his son was …

Actress and Musician Yvette Nacer Interviewed

 

Tell me about yourself and your career.

I am a Cuban-American, singer/songwriter/producer/actress.  My formal introduction to music came when I was three years old and I started taking violin lessons.  I fell in love with music at a super young age and I’ve just been following this passion for music and performing my whole life.  So far it hasn’t led me astray.  I’ve been fortunate enough to have had some pretty amazing adventures so …

Why An Anonymous Letter Left Frank Sinatra On The FBI Watch List

Frank Sinatra photo

Photo by Hoshi_sae

(PCM) Any follower of pop culture history will know that Frank Sinatra, our loving Ol’ Blue Eyes, definitely had his fare share of run-ins with the law. Sinatra was a true icon in the music industry and beloved by his millions of fans, however he was most certainly  involved in some illicit activities with some rather shady individuals.

The FBI has an entire file dedicated to Frank Sinatra which the majority of …

Can Songs Really Cause Suicides?

(PCM) Any music fan will surely tell you that music can have a significant effect on a persons mind and emotions. Listening to music can cause us to feel happiness and joy, while other times it can cause us to feel sadness and pain. It all depends on the mindset of the listener and the way in which a particular piece of music speaks to them.

But could a piece of music really cause someone …

Blue Man Group Is A Must See Show On Your Next Vegas Vacay!

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(PCM) Words can’t even begin to express how much we enjoyed ourselves while taking in a spectacular performance from the lovable and hilarious Blue Man Group at the Luxor Hotel and Casino during our recent trip to Las Vegas.

We have attended hundreds of concerts over the years, however seeing a Blue Man Group show is a sensory overload and the audience was loving every moment. Normally when you attend a …

Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon

flashback2Released on March 1, 1973, Pink Floyd’s legendary album ‘The Dark Side Of The Moon’ is the 7th best selling album of all time in the UK, yet it never made it to number 1 in the weekly UK album chart.

It did hit #1 for a week on the Billboard Album Chart, and eventually sold over 45,000,000 copies.

In the UK, it was kept off top spot by the compilation album ’20 Flash Back …

Suburban Philadelphia’s Catie Turner Makes It to American Idol’s Top 10

Langhorne’s Catie Turner Waiting to Find Out Her Future As She Inches Toward the Big PrizeWhile other high school seniors are getting ready for final exams, 18-year-old Catie Turner is performing on the world stage in American Idol.

The quirky and high-energy singer, songwriter, and musician from Suburban Philadelphia has made it to American Idol’s Top 10, a major achievement that she is still pinching herself about in addition to how dramatically her life …

Sound of Music Tour to Delight Philadelphia Audiences

Jill-Christine Wiley is Glorious as Maria in The Sound of Music as Tour Comes to the Merriam TheaterWhen Jill-Christine Wiley was in kindergarten she fell in love with ballet and dance and attended a memorable performance of The Sound of Music.

The native of Lancaster, PA., fondly recalls being in the audience of her first stage musical – a high school production — along-side her mother, who remembers that Wiley sat on the edge …

Singer Sammi Rae Murciano Inspires the Youth of America  

Sammi Rae Murciano may only be seventeen years old, but she has accomplished more in her young life than many do in a lifetime. She is a singer/songwriter that has the looks, talent and voice that make her seem like the next coming of Demi Lovato.

This Long Island based singer has been singing since she was a young teenager, performing in her school chorus and the like before branching out into songwriting and recording. …