Posts tagged "singing"

Steve Carell & Jimmy Fallon’s Barbershop Quartet Sing “Sexual Healing” And Totally Kill It

Steve Carell guest starred on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon,” last night, and joined the host’s famous Babershop Quartet “The Ragtime Gals” in singing one of the world’s sexiest songs. The “40-Year-Old Virgin” actor took lead vocals on “Sexual Healing,” while Jimmy and the gals belted out back-up. If you’re not hypnotized by all…

By: Katie Oldenburg / December 11, 2014

Not Surprising: Tim McGraw And Faith Hill’s 12-Year-Old Can Sing, Y’All

No disrespect to my own parents or anything, but I’m still having trouble coping with the fact that I was not created by country music power couple Tim McGraw and Faith Hill. There are, however, three girls who were, and now I have one more reason to be jealous of them. The pair’s youngest daughter,…

By: Katie Oldenburg / October 10, 2014

Lea Salonga, Jasmine’s Singing Voice From “Aladdin,” Slays “A Whole New World” 22 Years Later

If you’re like me, still singing “A Whole New World” into your hairbrush while you twirl around your room like a seven-year-old, hold on to your magic carpets, because this is freakin’ amazing.

Lea Salonga, the Broadway legend who was Princess Jasmine’s singing voice in the Disney classic “Aladdin” 22 years ago, teamed…

By: Katie Oldenburg / October 6, 2014

Guy Perfectly Impersonates 29 Celebs In Mind-Blowing Original Song

I’ve seen some great impersonations in my day, but this guy… THIS GUY is the real deal. Not only has he come up with an awesome, catchy original song, but he manages to impersonate 29 celebs with almost perfect accuracy. From Sir Ian McKellan to Bono, Rob Cantor, who just released his debut solo album,…

By: Katie Oldenburg / July 2, 2014

Prepare Your Ears: “Let’s Get Social” Is The “Friday” Of Our Generation

Please take this moment to clean out your ears with Q-Tips and emotionally prepare yourselves for what you’re about to see and hear. At this year’s Social Media Marketing World Convention, a woman by the name of Mary McCoy took the stage to sing a little ditty about the power of social media, and it’…

By: Katie Oldenburg / April 9, 2014

“Total Eclipse Of The Heart” By One Woman With 19 Voices

How would it sound if Celine Dion sang “Total Eclipse of the Heart”? What if she sang it and then passed the song off to Adele, who then passed it off to Barbra Streisand, Christina Aguilera and Shakira? Singer Christina Bianco has a show called “Diva Impressions,” and during a recent performance she sang the…

By: Julie Gerstein / August 13, 2013

Random Girl Stuns Grocery Store With Amazing Rendition Of “I Will Always Love You”

When someone dares to karaoke a Whitney Houston song, the end result usually falls somewhere between “tragic” and “ear-splitting.” So when this random girl stepped up to the karaoke microphone in the electronics department of a Singapore grocery store and cued up “I Will Always Love You,” nobody paid much attention. But when she started…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / September 20, 2012

Tone Deaf Little Patriot Butchers “Proud To Be An American”

I’m proud to be an American, especially today, when I heard this utterly tone deaf 10-year-old in a zesty sequin American flag vest butcher the lyrics to “Proud To Be An American.” With patriotic hand gestures. He filmed his medley for a Dallas cable access channel in a tribute after 9/11. God bless you, Tyler…

By: Jessica Wakeman / July 2, 2012

All The Fabulous Camp From The Eurovision Song Contest

The Eurovision Song Contest is over, and we’re shedding a tear or two in its fabulously campy, irony-free honor. The international European song contest happens each year, and pits singers from each country in the European Television Union against one another for the best pop track. Broadcast around Europe and the former Soviet Bloc countries, Eurovisio…

By: Julie Gerstein / May 29, 2012

NYC Construction Worker Apologizes With A Song

 

NYC construction worker, Gary Russo, took time to serenade Upper East Side residents on his lunch break with Sinatra’s “New York, New York.” I suppose we should consider his construction karaoke a peace offering of sorts for all the racket his men cause. If he truly wants to “wake up in a…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 7, 2011

Jude Law’s Hidden Talent: Karaoke Star

Jude Law is so freaking hot I’d watch him do just about everything. Yes, even karaoke. Jude starts singing the Chuck Berry classic “Johnny B Goode” about 44 seconds in — a little tone deaf, but in a hot way. [YouTube]…

By: Jessica Wakeman / July 7, 2010

The Daily Squeeze: Cave Men, Private Rooms, And Smirting

Analysis of those painted caves in France suggests that the Upper Paleolithic people liked to sing — the paintings are located in the areas of the caves where singing, humming, and music would sound best. [LifeScience]
China’s government is cracking down on “entertainment venues,” including karaoke bars and discos, and new rules say that window…

By: Catherine Strawn / July 3, 2008

Somewhere Out There, A Male Mouse Is Singing His Heart Out

If you think the mouse squeals you can hear between your walls are gross, just wait until you listen to the ones that are normally (and luckily) inaudible to the human ear. Sure, over hearing a neighbor or roommate having sex can be quite traumatizing, but male mice screech higher than Michael Jackso…

By: Simcha / April 14, 2008