Elli Ingram is a 19 year old singer from the UK. Check out her AMAZING cover of Kendrick Lamar’s Poetic Justice. Just dope!
Allow me to re-introduce the lyricist that is Poetik Genius. I showcased his music 2 years on the site and since then, the now 20 year old is still on his grind and working harder than ever. Poetik Genius describes his style as a “Southern lyrical story teller with a northern flow”.
Check out his music below and be sure to follow him on twitter
Posted by Trin Date: Thursday, February 7, 2013
How To Become A Pop Star
It the modern world where fame and celebrity status have become iconic you may want to do everything you can to become famous. There are many ways in which you can try and become a pop star, and by far one of the best ways is to hone your craft and make sure you’re the best that you can be. And even though the likes of Christina Aguilera, Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake were in the fame business from an early age, there is no reason that you can’t break into the pop world later in life.
One of the first things to remember when trying to become a pop star is that most people start from humble beginnings. Whilst Madonna and Lady Gaga may have become international and global superstars, they have strived hard to keep changing their images and ensure their survival in a cut throat industry. Working tirelessly to keep their self made fame they continue to add to their image, whether with avant-garde costumes and music styles, and it is these personalities that you should look up to when starting out. Always be optimistic. After every knockback try again, and always believe in yourself.
Once you have decided to become a pop star it is important to get the right accessories. It is a good idea to take a few vocal lessons, even if you are very talented, as coaches can help guide your voice towards a pop sound. Meanwhile you can use websites like couponcactus.com to buy equipment and instruments to help you write, play and record your own work. Much of the time your voice won’t be enough on its own, and in the modern day industry you’ll need to show that you can write songs too. Even if you end up using a songwriter once you are famous, being a good lyricist will set you in good stead from the start.
Check out my interview with hip hop’s newest rising star, Vanatei. Reppin Newark & NYC Vanatei’s rhymes vary from fun to gritty. .. laced with a bit of sex appeal. Check out the interview after the break and listen to a few tracks!
Posted by Trin Date: Sunday, April 17, 2011
Rebecca Black is a 13 y.o who’s song Friday went viral with more than 16 million views online, and was a trending topic on twitter yesterday. She stopped by Good Morning America to talk about her recent “success” lol…It hasn’t been all great though. She’s also received some pretty hurtful comments…
“I hope you cut yourself, and I hope you’ll get an eating disorder so you’ll look pretty.” Ouch….”When I first saw all the nasty comments I did cry…I don’t think I’m the worst singer, but I don’t think I’m the best.”
Check out her plea to Justin Bieber below…lol. These days anyone can go viral..smh.
Posted by Trin Date: Saturday, March 19, 2011
When I spotted Ashley Duvernay’s portfolio online, I couldn’t wait to interview him. This newcomer’s photos are that of a seasoned professional..his exotic looks eye catching. His ethnicity is a mix of French, Puerto Rican, German and Black…he has brains too..he studied engineering in college! Ashley is a New York native , but has spent the last 6 years in Atlanta. A photographer flew him to Los Angeles to shoot some stuff for his portfolio, and the rest is history. He loved the experience so much, he decided to stay. He’s been in L.A since January 2010 and is signed to Photogenics Media . He is definitely on his way to the top! Check out the interview and more PICS after the break!
Trin: How long have you been modeling and how did you get started?
Ashley: Modeling is something that always gravitated to me regardless of how much I tried ignoring the idea. Not to sound cocky, thats not what im getting at, its just that my mom always wanted it for my sister and I.. but it wasn’t until I was an “adult” that i thought of pursuing it as my future. I’ve modeled on and off and professionally since I was 19.
Trin: What do you like/dislike about the industry?
Ashley: I love the attention, the affection, being pampered and groomed. Its amusing to have to get into character and capture the look desired. What I dont like about is the titles. I hate saying “uh yea, im a model…”. I’d rather introduce myself as a writer, musician, or just Ashley.
Posted by Trin Date: Thursday, February 24, 2011
Ted Williams has just signed a deal to star in his very own reality show called Second Chances at Life which will begin filming in 2 weeks. The show will document how he went from a promising radio career, to being homeless..to becoming a youtube star. It will also follow his journey as he rebuilds his career and personal life. The show will be shot in 3 locations: Brooklyn, his hometown, Ohio, where he was homeless, and LA where he currently hangs. Season 2 is already in the works, where they will introduce others who deserve a second chance. Ted’s story is amazing and a lot has happened to him in the last few months. I hope he has a supportive team around him and that he can handle it all..it should be interesting to watch.
Posted by Trin Date: Tuesday, February 22, 2011
It looks like the the apple doesn’t fall from the tree..who knew 14 year old Diggy Simmons, [son of Rev Run ] had rap skills? Check out the video of him rapping: Flow Stoopid- Made you look Freestyle. What do you think? Does Diggy have skills?
Posted by Trin Date: Friday, March 12, 2010
According to People Magazine, Heidi Montag has admitted she is addicted to plastic surgery at just 23 years old! Heidi once had 10 procedures in one day. Who is authorizing this? Smh
I was made fun of when I was younger, and so I had insecurities, especially after I moved to L.A. People said I had a “Jay Leno Chin”; They’d circle it on blogs and say nasty things… I think I look way better [now]. I’m way happier. Before, I wouldn’t even want to smile in photo’s because it would elongate my chin.
I think she look great, like one of Hugh Hefner’s girls (The DDD are out of control) but if she’s “obsessed” then she won’t look like this for long. The plastic surgery aged her a bit..what’s gonna happen at 30, 40 and so on?
Spotted at the Prophet Blog
Posted by Trin Date: Friday, January 15, 2010
Move over William Hung, General Larry Platt is the newest American Idol reject star. Last night, at the Atlanta round of auditions for American Idol the 62 year old veteran performed Pants on the ground. I hollered last night. This video is hilarious. Pure comedy! Mary J Blige was also there having a grand ole time
Pants on the ground
Lookin’ like a fool with your pants on the ground
With the gold in your mouth, hat turned sideways
Pants hit the ground, call yourself a cool cat
Lookin’ like a fool, walkin’ to the town
With your pants on the ground!
Source : WSHH, The Hollywood Gossip