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Jun 26

Martina McBride Joins E!’s Opening Act

Martina McBride photo by Randee St. Nicholas, courtesy of Republic Nashville.

Martina McBride has joined E!’s new reality show, Opening Act, as part of the Artist Development Team. The show will giving aspiring performers the chance to open for acts such as Brad Paisley, Jason Aldean, Nicki Minaj, Rod Stewart, LMFAO, Jason Mraz and Gym Class Heroes, among others.

The Artist Development Team also includes Pete Wentz, Jason Derulo, Rock Mafia producer Antonino Artmato and vocal coach Nick Cooper. The team will scour the internet for talent then help them prepare for opening for an established act. Martina will be sharing vocal and performance tips as well as offering advice on some of the trials that come with being a performance artist.

Opening Act is a one of a kind series. There are no auditions, judges, eliminations or competitions. Performers don’t know they’re being considered until they are surprised by host Olivia Lee in unusual ways. Continue Reading

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May 18

Carrie Underwood To Perform On Billboard Music Awards This Sunday

Carrie Underwood photo courtesy of Sony Music Nashville.

Carrie Underwood will be among the artists performing live during Sunday’s Billboard Music Awards. Carrie was included in the first round of performers announced, a list that includes Justin Bieber, LMFAO and The Wanted. Julie Bowen and Ty Burrell of ABC’s Modern Family will serve as hosts for the show.

Lady Antebellum leads the country finalists for this year’s Billboard Music Awards with four nominations. Blake Shelton and Jason Aldean follow them up with three award nominations each. Lady A, Taylor Swift and Scotty McCreery are also up for multi-genre awards. Continue Reading

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