Emmys 2019 Interview - 'Black-ish' and 'Grown-ish' Costume Designer Michelle R. Cole

August 31, 2019
Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross star in Blackish on ABC. 
ABC's "Blackish" is known for tackling cultural and socially conscious issues while making us laugh. The Johnson's also look good doing it thanks to Emmy-nominated costume designer Michelle R. Cole.

Cole is nominated along with "Escape at Dannemora," "Grace and Frankie," "Schitt's Creek," "Russian Doll," and "Sharp Objects," for Outstanding Contemporary Costume Design. If she wins for "Blackish," Cole will become the first African-American to win an Emmy in the Costume Design category. Cole lends her talents to Freeform's "Grownish" and the upcoming Kenya Barris Project on Netflix.

TVMusic Network was invited to get a sneak preview of the FIDM's Art of Television Costume Design Exhibition where Cole had costumes on display from the Prince tribute episode entitled "Purple Rain."

Check out the video interview below, where Cole talks about dressing "Blackish" star Anthony Anderson and the rest of the cast as well as her history in television and costume design.

The Creative Arts Emmys will be held on Saturday and Sunday, September 14 and 15 at the Microsoft Theater. Primetime Emmys will be televised live on Sunday, September 22 on Fox.


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'The Bold and the Beautiful' Spoilers -Week of September 2

(L-R) Thorsten Kaye (Ridge), Jeremy Ray Valdez (Det. Sanchez) and Matthew Atkinson (Thomas) in
a scene from next week's "The Bold and the Beautiful." 
Take a look at what's coming up next week on "The Bold and the Beautiful," airing weekdays on CBS.

Monday, September 2                                                                             
Sally and Wyatt become playful after sharing a tender and unexpected kiss
Brooke worries as Thomas begins to answer Det. Sanchez’s questions about his accident

Tuesday, September 3                                                                               
While Shauna visits her in jail, Flo comes to comprehend the immense impact of her actions
Brooke is in utter disbelief that Ridge doesn’t believe her story about Thomas

Wednesday, September 4                                                                   
On a warpath for answers, Ridge explodes at Flo declaring that she will get what she deserves
Stunned by Brooke’s confession, Bill pays an unexpected visit to Thomas in the hospital

Thursday, September 5                                                                         
The Logan sisters band together in an effort to help Brooke in her time of trouble
Ridge is disconcerted when Det. Sanchez brings up Thomas and his involvement in the death of Emma Barber

Friday, September 6                                                                                   
Dollar Bill takes action to help Brooke find cold, hard evidence against Thomas
Ridge lambastes Thomas as his son recounts to him the series of events on the night that Emma died
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Bravo TV Announces BravoCon 2019 Fan Event

Bravo TV will have their first-ever BravoCon, offering an interactive dream experience for fans featuring live performances, insider panels, unique activations and VIP access to Bravo’s biggest shows and Bravolebrities. Additionally, as part of the convention, “Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen” will expand the intimate quarters of the Clubhouse for an evening extravaganza filmed in front of its largest audience ever. BravoCon will take place in New York City from Friday, November 15 – Sunday, November 17. Tickets are on sale now.

Fans will get exclusive access to the stars, producers and executives behind their favorite shows such as "The Real Housewives," "Below Deck," "Southern Charm" and "Married to Medicine" franchises, "Vanderpump Rules," "Shahs of Sunset," "Top Chef "and "Project Runway."

For the latest updates and ticket information please go to BravoTV.com and follow @bravotv on Instagram.

Confirmed to attend are more than 70 Bravolebrities during a packed three-day weekend featuring more than 30 live events showcasing the network’s top series such as Vanderpump Rules, Southern Charm, Top Chef, Shahs of Sunset, Million Dollar Listing, Married to Medicine, Summer House and the Below Deck and The Real Housewives franchises.

“Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen” will film its biggest show yet on Friday, November 15 at the Hammerstein Ballroom. It will be filmed in front of the largest audience in the show’s history along with having the most Bravolebrities ever sharing the same stage.

Other events include Luann’s Countess and Friends cabaret show, a Vanderpump Rules After Hours Party, Top Chef culinary experiences, Southern Charm brunches, a Real Housewives museum, cast & executive producer panels from Bravo’s biggest shows, live fan favorite podcasts, a Bravo bazaar marketplace, immersive photo opportunities, exclusive sneak peek screenings, breaking news moments and more to be announced in the coming weeks.

BravoCon’s events, panels and experiences will take place from Friday, November 15 – Sunday, November 17 at three venues in New York City: The Manhattan Center (311 West 34th Street), Skylight Modern (537 W 27th St) and Union West (535 W 28th St).

Check out the lineup below.


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Emmys 2019 Interview - 'Russian Doll" Costume Designer Jenn Rogien

Have you check out the Netflix series "Russian Doll?" The series follows a young woman named Nadia, played by Natasha Lyonne, who is on her journey as the guest of honor at a seemingly inescapable party one night in New York City.

"Russian Doll's" costume designer, Jenn Rogien, is Emmy-nominated for her work on the series in the Outstanding Contemporary Costume Design category. Rogien, who previously worked on "Orange Is the New Black" and "Girls," where she helped capture the look of New York in a realistic and stylish way. 

TVMusic Network was invited to get a sneak preview of the FIDM's Art of Television Costume Design Exhibition where Rogien had costumes on display from her Emmy nominated episode for "Russian Doll."

Check out the video interview below, where Rogien talks about working on the show and working on "Orange Is The New Black."

The Creative Arts Emmys will be held on Saturday and Sunday, September 14 and 15 at the Microsoft Theater. Primetime Emmys will be televised live on Sunday, September 22 on Fox.

The Art of Television Costume Design Exhibition featuring more than 100 costumes from your favorite TV shows is on display from Tuesdays - Saturdays from 10 to 5 through October 22.




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'This Is Us' - Season 4 Episode 1 'Strangers' - First Look Trailer and Photos

NBC is giving viewers a first look at Season 4 of "This Is Us." The new season debuts on Tuesday, Sept. 24 at 9 p.m. and will run a few minutes over 10 p.m. for a special extended episode to kick off the start of the new season.

Check out the trailer and photos from the first episode below. Photos: Credit NBC



Chrissy Metz and Chris Sullivan

Milo Ventimiglia

Lyric Ross

Mandy Moore and Milo Ventimiglia

Mandy Moore

Eris Baker, Sterling K. Brown, Faithe Herman,
Susan Kelechi Watson and Lyric Ross

Sterling K. Brown

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Emmys 2019 Interview - 'The Masked Singer' Costume Designers Grainee O'Sullivan and Marina Toybina

The Masked Singer
Photo: FOX
"The Masked Singer" is back for an all-new season and all new faces. The new season premieres Wednesday, September 25th. The sneak peek will air on Sunday, September 15 as well on FOX.

The singing competition series is hosted by Nick Cannon and features panelists Jenny McCarthy, Nicole Scherzinger, Ken Jeong and Robin Thicke.

The show is nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Costume Design Check out the video interview below, where O'Sullivan and Toybina talk about keeping the secret of dressing the stars behind the mask and the microphone.

The Creative Arts Emmys will be held on Saturday and Sunday, September 14 and 15 at the Microsoft Theater. Primetime Emmys will be televised live on Sunday, September 22 on Fox.

The Art of Television Costume Design Exhibition featuring more than 100 costumes from your favorite TV shows is on display from Tuesdays - Saturdays from 10 to 5 through October 22.

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Watch: 'The Voice' - Gwen's Back Promo - Gwen Stefani vs Blake Shelton

The new season of "The Voice" will premiere on September 23 on NBC. Gwen is back and from the looks of things, the singer wastes no time giving the business to her fellow coach and boyfriend Blake Shelton. 

Check out a clip of the upcoming season as Gwen takes on Blake and fellow coaches John Legend and Kelly Clarkson as they trying to get a hopeful auditioner on their team.  


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Watch: Joaquin Phoenix as Joker in Warner Bros Original Story (Trailer)

August 30, 2019
Photo: Waner Bros
Check out the final trailer for "Joker" starring Joaquin Phoenix in the Batman villain's original story.
The Warner Bros/DC Comics film stars Phoenix, Robert Deniro, Zazie Beet, Brian Tyree Henry and Francis Conroy.

"Joker" directed by Todd Phillips is the original standalone origin story of the iconic villain not seen before on the big screen, it's a gritty character study of Arthur Fleck, a man disregarded by society, and a broader cautionary tale.

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'Outlander' Season 5 Premieres Sunday, February 16 on STARZ

Original series "Outlander" will premiere Season 5 on Sunday, February 16, 2020 on STARZ. The cast will also head to New York Comic Con for a panel presentation. New York Comic Con 2019 (NYCC) will take place on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 5:30pm ET in The Hulu Theatre at Madison Square Garden.

"Outlander" stars Caitriona Balfe (Claire Fraser) and Sam Heughan (Jamie) are confirmed to attend with Comic Con first-timers Duncan LaCroix (Murtagh), Maria Doyle Kennedy (Jocasta) and David Berry (Lord John Grey). Diana Gabaldon, author of the bestselling Outlander book series, plus Executive Producers Ronald D. Moore and Maril Davis, will attend with Ginger Zee, chief meteorologist on "Good Morning America" (ABC), moderating the panel.

In addition to the "Outlander" panel, the cast will do an autographing session exclusively for NYCC Fans. NYCC will send information on how to sign up for the autographing lottery in the coming weeks via their website, social media pages, and newsletter. You must have a valid Saturday or 4-Day badge to enter. Be on the lookout for details.

Season Five of "Outlander" finds the Frasers fighting for their family and the home they have forged on Fraser's Ridge. Jamie must find a way to defend all that he has created in America, and to protect those who look to him for leadership and protection - while hiding his personal relationship with Murtagh Fitzgibbons, the man whom Governor William Tryon has ordered him to hunt down and kill. With her family together at last, Claire Fraser must use her modern medical knowledge and foresight to prevent them from being ripped apart once again. However, while focusing on protecting others, she risks losing sight of what it means to protect herself. Meanwhile, Brianna Fraser and Roger MacKenzie have been reunited, but the spectre of Stephen Bonnet still haunts them. Roger strives to find his place - as well as Jamie's respect - in this new and dangerous time. The Frasers must come together, navigating the many perils that they foresee - and those they can't.
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'Dancing With the Stars' -First Look Photos of 2019 Cast

August 29, 2019
Check out the first group photo of the cast of "Dancing with the Stars."  The lineup of celebrities include a supermodel, a former White House press secretary, a Bachelorette, pro-athletes from the NFL and NBA, a Supreme and a TV icon to name a few, 'Dancing with the Stars' is waltzing its way into its highly anticipated upcoming 2019 season. The new celebrity cast is adding some glitzy bling to their wardrobe, breaking in their dancing shoes and readying themselves for their first dance on the ballroom floor, as the show kicks off MONDAY, SEPT. 16 (8:00-10:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC.

For the first time ever, viewers will have to tune in to the season premiere to find out with whom their favorite professional dancers are paired. This season also features the return of a loved pro, Peta Murgatroyd, and two new professional ballroom dancers.

Celebrities:
·     Lauren Alaina – country music star
·     Christie Brinkley – supermodel
·     Ally Brooke – pop star
·     Hannah Brown – “The Bachelorette”
·     Karamo – TV host
·     Kate Flannery – TV star
·     Ray Lewis – NFL Hall of Famer
·     Kel Mitchell – comedian/actor
·     Lamar Odom – two-time NBA champion
·     Sean Spicer – former White House press secretary
·     James Van Der Beek – TV icon
·     Mary Wilson – The Supremes
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CMA Awards 2019 - Maren Morris Most Nominated (Complete List)

The Country Music Association has announced the final nominees for "The 53rd Annual CMA Awards," as Maren Morris tops the list of finalists with six nominations. Brothers Osborne receives four nominations, the second most nominations this year, while 11 garner three nominations each—Dierks Bentley, Eric Church, Luke Combs, Dan + Shay, Scott Hendricks, Dann Huff, Greg Kurstin, Kacey Musgraves, Blake Shelton, Chris Stapleton and Carrie Underwood. For the night's highest honor, reigning Entertainer of the Year Keith Urban is nominated again in the category alongside Garth Brooks, Eric Church, Chris Stapleton and Underwood.

Jimmie Allen and Ashley McBryde revealed select nominees on ABC's "Good Morning America" today, live from their Times Square studio in New York, followed by a performance of "If I Know Me" by Morgan Wallen. Immediately following the broadcast, Wallen and Midland visited Billboard's Times Square studio to reveal the remaining eight CMA Awards categories in addition to the CMA Broadcast Awards finalists on Billboard's Twitter and YouTube, as well as CMA's Twitter and YouTube.

MAREN MORRIS – SIX NOMINATIONS
Single of the Year ("GIRL"), Album of the Year (GIRL), Song of the Year ("GIRL"), Female Vocalist of the Year, Musical Event of the Year ("All My Favorite People"), Music Video of the Year ("GIRL")

Morris tops this year's CMA Awards nominations with six, adding to her previous 10 nominations and one win. She scores her fourth nomination for Female Vocalist and third nomination in Musical Event of the Year for "All My Favorite People" featuring Brothers Osborne, produced by Morris and busbee. This marks her second nomination in four categories – Single, Album, Song and Music Video of the Year. "GIRL" was written by Morris and first-time nominees Sarah Aarons and Kurstin. The single was also mixed and produced by Kurstin. The album was produced by busbee, Morris and Kurstin. First-time nominee Dave Meyers directed the music video for "GIRL."

BROTHERS OSBORNE – FOUR NOMINATIONS
Single of the Year ("Burning Man"), Vocal Duo of the Year, Musical Event of the Year ("All My Favorite People"), Music Video of the Year ("Burning Man")

The reigning CMA Vocal Duo of the Year returns to this year's ballot vying for the title for the fifth consecutive year – a trophy they've claimed for the last three years. This marks the brothers' first nomination for Single and second nod for Music Video of the Year, both for their featured performance on Bentley's "Burning Man." They won Music Video in 2017 for "It Ain't My Fault." The duo earns their second nomination for Musical Event of the Year with Morris' "All My Favorite People."

DIERKS BENTLEY – THREE NOMINATIONS
Single of the Year ("Burning Man"), Male Vocalist of the Year, Music Video of the Year ("Burning Man")

Adding three nominations to his previous 24 nods and three wins, "Burning Man" earns Bentley his third nominations in both Single and Music Video of the Year. The single features Brothers Osborne, was produced by Ross Copperman, Jon Randall and Arturo Buenahora, Jr. and mixed by first-time nominee F. Reid Shippen. The video was directed by Wes Edwards.

ERIC CHURCH – THREE NOMINATIONS
Entertainer of the Year, Album of the Year (Desperate Man), Music Video of the Year ("Some Of It")

With 25 prior nominations and three wins under his belt, Church claims his third nomination for both Entertainer and Music Video of the Year for "Some Of It," which was directed by Reid Long. He also earns his fourth nomination for Album of the Year with Desperate Man produced by Jay Joyce and Buenahora, Jr.

LUKE COMBS – THREE NOMINATIONS
Song of the Year ("Beautiful Crazy"), Male Vocalist of the Year, Musical Event of the Year ("Brand New Man")

Combs garners three nominations on top of his previous three, nabbing his second nomination for Male Vocalist of the Year. He is a first-time nominee in Song of the Year for "Beautiful Crazy," co-written with Wyatt B. Durrette III and first-time nominee Robert Williford. He also secures a first-time nod for Musical Event of the Year with "Brand New Man" alongside Country Music Hall of Fame inductees and the most awarded artists in CMA history – Brooks & Dunn.

DAN + SHAY – THREE NOMINATIONS
Single of the Year ("Speechless"), Album of the Year (Dan + Shay), Vocal Duo of the Year

Dan + Shay tally three nominations alongside their previous seven. This marks their sixth consecutive nomination for Vocal Duo and their first nomination for Album of the Year. Dan + Shay was produced by Hendricks and the duo's Dan Smyers. They also earn their second nomination in Single of the Year with "Speechless," produced by Smyers and Hendricks and mixed by Jeff Juliano. Smyers earns his second Song of the Year nomination for "Tequila" with co-writers Nicolle Galyon and Jordan Reynolds.

SCOTT HENDRICKS – THREE NOMINATIONS
Single of the Year ("God's Country"), Single of the Year ("Speechless"), Album of the Year (Dan + Shay)

Hendricks adds to his 16 prior nominations with three additional nods, claiming an Album of the Year nomination for his production work on Dan + Shay alongside Smyers. This marks his ninth nomination for Album, a category he's won twice previously. He also secures two Single of the Year nominations for Shelton's "God's Country" produced by Hendricks and mixed by Justin Niebank, and Dan + Shay's "Speechless," produced by Smyers and Hendricks and mixed by Juliano.

DANN HUFF – THREE NOMINATIONS
Album of the Year (Center Point Road), Musical Event of the Year ("Brand New Man"), Musical Event of the Year ("What Happens In A Small Town")

Huff is a 35-time CMA Awards nominee and five-time winner adding three nominations to his roster. His two nominations for Musical Event of the Year mark his first-ever nods in the category for his production work on "Brand New Man" performed by Brooks & Dunn (with Combs) and "What Happens In A Small Town" performed by Brantley Gilbert and first-time nominee Lindsay Ell. 2019 is the first year producers are being honored in the Musical Event category. He nabs his 11th nomination for Album of the Year with Thomas Rhett's Center Point Road, alongside co-producers Jesse Frasure, Thomas Rhett, Julian Bunetta, The Stereotypes and Cleve Wilson—with the last two being first-time nominees.

GREG KURSTIN – THREE NOMINATIONS
Single of the Year ("GIRL), Album of the Year (GIRL), Song of the Year ("GIRL")

Kurstin is a first-time CMA Awards nominee garnering nods in Single, Song and Album of the Year. He's nominated as a songwriter, producer and mix engineer for Morris' song "GIRL" on the album GIRL. He co-wrote the song with Morris and Aarons.

KACEY MUSGRAVES – THREE NOMINATIONS
Song of the Year ("Rainbow"), Female Vocalist of the Year, Music Video of the Year ("Rainbow")

With 15 previous nominations and three wins to her credit, Musgraves claims her sixth nomination for Female Vocalist of the Year. She earns a fourth nomination in Song of the Year for "Rainbow" with co-writers Natalie Hemby and Shane McAnally. She last won the category in 2014 with "Follow Your Arrow." "Rainbow" also nabs Musgraves' third nomination for Music Video of the Year, directed by first-time nominee Hannah Lux Davis.

BLAKE SHELTON – THREE NOMINATIONS
Single of the Year ("God's Country"), Musical Event of the Year ("Dive Bar"), Music Video of the Year ("God's Country")

Shelton adds three nominations to his prior 25, claiming his fifth nomination for Single and fourth for Music Video with "God's Country," produced by Hendricks and mixed by Niebank. The music video was directed by first-time nominee Sophie Muller. This marks Shelton's fourth nomination in Musical Event of the Year for "Dive Bar" with Garth Brooks. Shelton is a nine-time CMA Awards winner.

CHRIS STAPLETON – THREE NOMINATIONS
Entertainer of the Year, Single of the Year ("Millionaire"), Male Vocalist of the Year

With 16 prior nominations and 10 wins, Stapleton earns his fifth nod for Male Vocalist of the Year, a category he's won consecutively since 2015. He scores his third nomination for Single of the Year with "Millionaire" produced by Dave Cobb and Stapleton, mixed by Vance Powell. This marks Stapleton's fourth nomination for Entertainer of the Year.

CARRIE UNDERWOOD – THREE NOMINATIONS
Entertainer of the Year, Album of the Year (Cry Pretty), Female Vocalist of the Year

30-time CMA Awards nominee and seven-time winner Underwood claims her second nomination for Entertainer of the Year, first securing the nod in 2016. She nabs a 14th consecutive nomination for Female Vocalist, a title she's won five times, including in 2018. This marks her fifth nomination for Album of the Year with Cry Pretty, produced by Underwood and first-time nominees David Garcia and Jim Jonsin.

Carrie Underwood hosts "The 53rd Annual CMA Awards" with special guest hosts Reba McEntire and Dolly Parton, celebrating legendary women in Country Music throughout the ceremony. Country Music's Biggest Night™ broadcasts live from Bridgestone Arena in Nashville Wednesday, Nov. 13 at 8/7c on the ABC Television Network.

Media and publicist credential applications for "The 53rd Annual CMA Awards" are located at CMAPress.com.

Winners of "The 53rd Annual CMA Awards" will be determined in a final round of voting by eligible voting CMA members. The third and final ballot will be emailed to CMA members Tuesday, Oct. 1. Voting for the CMA Awards final ballot ends Thursday, Oct. 24 (6:00 PM/CT). All balloting is tabulated by the professional services organization, Deloitte.

"The 53rd Annual CMA Awards" is a production of the Country Music Association. Robert Deaton is the Executive Producer, Alex Rudzinski is the Director, and David Wild is the Head Writer.

**SUGGESTED TWEET**: #CMAawards NOMINEES JUST ANNOUNCED! .@MarenMorris tops the list of finalists with six nominations. See the full list of nominees on CMAawards.com now. Winners will be revealed live on Wed, Nov. 13 at 8|7c on @ABCNetwork.

"THE 53RD ANNUAL CMA AWARDS" – FINAL NOMINEES (by ballot category order):

ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR

Garth Brooks
Eric Church
Chris Stapleton
Carrie Underwood
Keith Urban
SINGLE OF THE YEAR
Award goes to Artist, Producer(s), and Mix Engineer

"Burning Man" – Dierks Bentley Feat. Brothers Osborne
Producers: Ross Copperman, Jon Randall, Arturo Buenahora, Jr.
Mix Engineer: F. Reid Shippen
"GIRL" – Maren Morris
Producer: Greg Kurstin
Mix Engineer: Greg Kurstin
"God's Country" – Blake Shelton
Producer: Scott Hendricks
Mix Engineer: Justin Niebank
"Millionaire" – Chris Stapleton
Producers: Dave Cobb, Chris Stapleton
Mix Engineer: Vance Powell
"Speechless" – Dan + Shay
Producers: Dan Smyers, Scott Hendricks
Mix Engineer: Jeff Juliano
ALBUM OF THE YEAR
Award goes to Artist and Producers

Center Point Road – Thomas Rhett
Producers: Dann Huff, Jesse Frasure, Thomas Rhett, Julian Bunetta, The Stereotypes, Cleve Wilson
Cry Pretty – Carrie Underwood
Producers: David Garcia, Jim Jonsin, Carrie Underwood
Dan + Shay – Dan + Shay
Producers: Dan Smyers, Scott Hendricks
Desperate Man – Eric Church
Producers: Jay Joyce, Arturo Buenahora, Jr.
GIRL – Maren Morris
Producers: busbee, Maren Morris, Greg Kurstin
SONG OF THE YEAR
Award goes to Songwriters

"Beautiful Crazy"
Songwriters: Luke Combs, Wyatt B. Durrette III, Robert Williford
"GIRL"
Songwriters: Maren Morris, Sarah Aarons, Greg Kurstin
"God's Country"
Songwriters: Devin Dawson, Jordan Schmidt, Michael Hardy
"Rainbow"
Songwriters: Natalie Hemby, Shane McAnally, Kacey Musgraves
"Tequila"
Songwriters: Dan Smyers, Nicolle Galyon, Jordan Reynolds
FEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

Kelsea Ballerini
Miranda Lambert
Maren Morris
Kacey Musgraves
Carrie Underwood
MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

Dierks Bentley
Luke Combs
Thomas Rhett
Chris Stapleton
Keith Urban
VOCAL GROUP OF THE YEAR

Lady Antebellum
Little Big Town
Midland
Old Dominion
Zac Brown Band
VOCAL DUO OF THE YEAR

Brooks & Dunn
Brothers Osborne
Dan + Shay
Florida Georgia Line
Maddie & Tae
MUSICAL EVENT OF THE YEAR
Award goes to Artists and Producer(s)

"All My Favorite People" – Maren Morris (feat. Brothers Osborne)
Producers: Maren Morris, busbee
"Brand New Man" – Brooks & Dunn (with Luke Combs)
Producer: Dann Huff
"Dive Bar" – Garth Brooks & Blake Shelton
Producer: Garth Brooks
"Old Town Road (Remix)" – Lil Nas X feat. Billy Ray Cyrus
Producers: YoungKio, Michael Trent Reznor, Atticus Matthew Ross
"What Happens In A Small Town" – Brantley Gilbert & Lindsay Ell
Producer: Dann Huff
MUSICIAN OF THE YEAR

Jenee Fleenor, Fiddle
Paul Franklin, Steel Guitar
Mac McAnally, Guitar
Ilya Toshinsky, Banjo/Guitar
Derek Wells, Guitar
MUSIC VIDEO OF THE YEAR
Award goes to Artist(s) and Director

"Burning Man" – Dierks Bentley Feat. Brothers Osborne
Director: Wes Edwards
"GIRL" – Maren Morris
Director: Dave Meyers
"God's Country" – Blake Shelton
Director: Sophie Muller
"Rainbow" – Kacey Musgraves
Director: Hannah Lux Davis
"Some Of It" – Eric Church
Director:  Reid Long
NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Cody Johnson
Ashley McBryde
Midland
Carly Pearce
Morgan Wallen
"THE 53RD ANNUAL CMA AWARDS" – FINALISTS FOR BROADCAST PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR (by market size):

NATIONAL

"The Blair Garner Show" (Blair Garner and "Off Eric" Garner) – Westwood One
"The Bobby Bones Show" (Bobby Bones, Amy Brown, "Lunchbox" Dan Chappell, and Eddie Garcia) – Premiere Networks
"The Mayor of Music Row" (Charlie Monk) – Sirius XM Satellite Radio
"Nash Nights Live" (Shawn Parr and Elaina Smith) – Westwood One
"The Storme Warren Show" (Storme Warren) – Sirius XM Satellite Radio
MAJOR MARKET

"Chris Carr & Company" (Chris Carr, Kia Becht, McKaila Granning, and "Maverick" Jeffrey Bolen) – KEEY, Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.
"Mason & Remy" (Mason Schreader and "Remy" Zachary Hoesly) – WIL, St. Louis, Mo.
"The Morning Wolfpack with Matt McAllister" (Matt McAllister, Emily Raines, and "Slow Joe" Wallace) – KKWF, Seattle-Tacoma, Wash.
"The Rob + Holly Show" (Rob Stone and Holly Hutton) – WYCD, Detroit, Mich.
"Tanner in the Morning" (Rob Tanner, Catherine Lane, Chris Allen, and "Captain Jim" Homa) – WSOC, Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, N.C.-S.C.
"Tony, Jake & Jenn" (Tony Russell, Jake Byron, and Jenn Hays) – KUPL, Portland, Ore.
LARGE MARKET

"Amanda and Jesse" (Amanda Valentine and Jesse Tack) – WUBE, Cincinnati, Ohio
"J.R. and Beth in the Morning" ("J.R." Jon Jaus, Beth Boehm, and Chris Cardenas) – KCYY, San Antonio, Texas
"Q Morning Crew" (Mike Wheless and Janie Carothers) – WQDR, Raleigh-Durham, N.C.
"The Randy, Jamie, and Jojo Show" (Randy Carroll, Jamie Martin, and Jojo Meza) – KAJA, San Antonio, Texas
"Ridder, Scott and Shannen" ("Ridder" Shaun Ridderbush, Scott Dolphin, and Shannen Oesterreich) – WMIL, Milwaukee-Racine, WI
MEDIUM MARKET

"Clay & Company" (Clay Moden and Val Townsend) – WYRK, Buffalo-Niagara Falls, N.Y.
"The Doc Show with Jessie" (Ken "Doc" Medek and Jessie Roberts) – WGGY, Wilkes Barre-Scranton, Pa.
"Mo & StyckMan" ("Mo" Melissa Wagner and "Styckman" Greg Owens) – WUSY, Chattanooga, Tenn.
"Scott and Sarah in the Morning" (Scott Wynn and Sarah Kay) – WQMX, Akron, Ohio
"Tony and Kris" (Tony Randall and Kris Rochester) – WIVK, Knoxville, Tenn.
SMALL MARKET

"Barrett, Fox & Berry" (Bill Barrett, Tim Fox, and Tracy Berry) – KKNU, Eugene-Springfield, Ore.
"Ben & Arnie" (Ben Butler and Arnie Andrews) – WCOW, La Crosse, Wis.
"Dr. Shane and Tess in the Morning" (Shane Collins and Tess Connell) – WPAP, Panama City, Fla.
"Mackey and Miles in the Morning" (Jim Mackey and Deb Miles) – WBYT, South Bend, Ind.
"Officer Don & DeAnn" ("Officer Don" Evans and DeAnn Stephens) – WBUL, Lexington-Fayette, Ky.
"THE 53RD ANNUAL CMA AWARDS" – FINALISTS FOR RADIO STATION OF THE YEAR (by market size):

MAJOR MARKET

KILT – Houston-Galveston, Texas
KPLX – Dallas-Ft. Worth, Texas
WIL – St. Louis, Mo.
WKLB – Boston, Mass.
WYCD – Detroit, Mich.
LARGE MARKET

KCYY – San Antonio, Texas
KUBL – Salt Lake City-Ogden-Provo, Utah
WFMS – Indianapolis, Ind.
WLHK – Indianapolis, Ind.
WQDR – Raleigh-Durham, N.C.
WSIX – Nashville, Tenn.
MEDIUM MARKET

CKRY – Calgary, Alta.
KXKT – Omaha-Council Bluffs, Neb.-Iowa
WBBS – Syracuse, N.Y.
WIVK – Knoxville, Tenn.
WXCY – Wilmington, Del.
SMALL MARKET

KCLR – Columbia, Mo.
KFDI – Wichita, Kan.
KKNU – Eugene-Springfield, Ore.
WBYT – South Bend, Ind.
WYCT – Pensacola, Fla.

About the CMA Awards
The first "CMA Awards Banquet and Show" was held in 1967. The following year, the CMA Awards was broadcast for the first time – making it the longest-running, annual music awards program on network television. The CMA Awards have aired on ABC since 2006. ABC is the network home of the CMA Awards and CMA's other two television properties, "CMA Fest" and "CMA Country Christmas."
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'Days of our Lives' Spoilers - Week of September 2

Melissa Reeves (Jennifer) and Matthew Ashford (Jack)
Photo: NBC

Take a look at what's ahead this week on "Days of our Lives," airing weekdays on NBC. '

Monday, September 2
Eric, Jennifer, and Jack uncover a shocking secret
Stefan receives a surprising phone call
Gabi makes a potentially fatal mistake
Ben and Ciara come to Julie's aid

Tuesday, September 3
Julie fights for her life in the hospital
Doug supports Hope as she reads Ted’s letter
Gabi is stunned to learn Vivian is alive
Eric shares news about Nicole and Holly with a conflicted Sarah

Wednesday, September 4
Kayla relays heartbreaking news about Julie’s condition to Hope and Eli
Lani reams out Gabi for leaving Julie to die
Eric and Vivian find themselves in a dangerous situation
Doug and Ciara sit vigil by Julie's side

Thursday, September 5
Sarah has an unsettling realization
Eric tracks down Nicole
Stefan and Vivian reunite

Friday, September 6
Vivian and Kate come face-to-face
Ciara is suspicious when Brady offers her a job at Titan
Sarah confides in Kayla about her predicament
Victor orders Xander to kill Ben
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HBO Renews 'A Black Lady Sketch Show' For Season 2

August 28, 2019

HBO has renewed the sketch comedy series "A Black Lady Sketch Show" for a second season.

"A Black Lady Sketch Show," which debuted August 2, is a narrative series set in a limitless magical reality full of dynamic, hilarious characters and celebrity guests. The show presents sketches performed by a core cast of black women, including creator Robin Thede, Ashley Nicole Black, Gabrielle Dennis and Quinta Brunson. Thede executive produces, writes and stars and Issa Rae (Emmy® and Golden Globe nominee for HBO’s “Insecure”) executive produces.

Laugh-out-loud funny and not afraid to be controversial, "A Black Lady Sketch Show'" ttouches on such culturally relevant themes as social norms, anxiety, religion, sex, dating and relationships. Each episode consists of five to six sketches, showcasing the comedic talents of Robin, Quinta, Ashley and Gabrielle portraying an array of dynamic and varied characters, as well as hyper versions of themselves in interstitials featuring four friends stuck in a house during an end-of-the-world event. Unprecedented in sketch comedy TV history, the show is created by, written by, directed by and starring an array of black women.
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America's Got Talent: Gabrielle Union talks performances on the show

America's Got Talent judges Howie Mandel, Gabrielle Union, Julianne Hough, Simon Cowell and host Terry Crews
Photo:NBC
"America's Got Talent" is in the second week of the live shows. Twelve acts performed for a chance to win a spot in the semi-finals.
Semi-finals will be September 3rd and 10th with the results shows on September 4th and 11th. The final live show will be September 17th with the winner announced September 18th.

TVMusic Network was on hand backstage at the live shows and spoke with the contestants and the judges.

Click on the interview below to see what judge Gabrielle Union had to say about the show.

America's Got Talent airs on  Tuesdays and Wednesdays on NBC.


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America's Got Talent: Howie Mandel talks performances and Billboard on Sunset

America's Got Talent
Photo: America's Got Talent/NBC

"America's Got Talent" is in the third week of the live shows. Twelve acts performed for a chance to win a spot in the semi-finals.

Semi-finals will be September 3rd and 10th with the results shows on September 4th and 11th. The final live show will be September 17th with the winner announced September 18th.

TVMusic Network was on hand backstage at the live shows and spoke with the contestants and the judges.

Click on the interview below to see what judge Howie Mandel had to say about the show and his 10th year anniversary on the show.

America's Got Talent airs Tuesdays and Wednesdays on NBC.

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Video: Dom Chambers talks performing on 'America's Got Talent'



America's Got Talent airs on NBC
Photo: NBC
"America's Got Talent" is in the third week of the live shows. Twelve acts performed for a chance to win a spot in the semi-finals.

Semi-finals will be September 3rd and 10th with the results shows on September 4th and 11th. The final live show will be September 17th with the winner announced September 18th.

TVMusic Network was on hand backstage at the live shows and spoke with the contestants and the judges.

Click on the interview below to see what Dom Chambers had to say about performing on the show.

America's Got Talent airs Tuesdays and Wednesdays on NBC.


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Video: Benicio Bryant talks performing on 'America's Got Talent'

America's Got Talent
Photo:NBC
"America's Got Talent" is in the third week of the live shows. Twelve acts performed for a chance to win a spot in the semi-finals.

Semi-finals will be September 3rd and 10th with the results shows on September 4th and 11th. The final live show will be September 17th with the winner announced September 18th.

TVMusic Network was on hand backstage at the live shows and spoke with the contestants and the judges.

Click on the interview below to see what Benicio Bryant had to say about performing on the show.

America's Got Talent airs Monday and Tuesdays on NBC.




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Video: Emanne Beasha talks performing on 'America's Got Talent'

America's Got Talent
Photo: NBC
"America's Got Talent" is in the third week of the live shows. Twelve acts performed for a chance to win a spot in the semi-finals.

Semi-finals will be September 3rd and 10th with the results shows on September 4th and 11th. The final live show will be September 17th with the winner announced September 18th.

TVMusic Network was on hand backstage at the live shows and spoke with the contestants and the judges.

Click on the interview below to see what  Emanne Beasha had to say about performing on the show.

America's Got Talent airs Tuesdays and Wednesdays on NBC.



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Video: Jackie Fabulous talks performing on 'America's Got Talent'

America's Got Talent airs on NBC
Photo: NBC
"America's Got Talent" is in the third week of the live shows. Twelve acts performed for a chance to win a spot in the semi-finals.

Semi-finals will be September 3rd and 10th with the results shows on September 4th and 11th. The final live show will be September 17th with the winner announced September 18th.

TVMusic Network was on hand backstage at the live shows and spoke with the contestants and the judges.

Click on the interview below to see what Jackie Fabulous had to say about performing on the show.

America's Got Talent airs Monday and Tuesdays on NBC.


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Video: Detroit Youth Choir talk performing as Terry Crews' Golden Buzzer on 'America's Got Talent'

America's  Got Talent airs on NBC
Photo:NBC
"America's Got Talent" is in the third week of the live shows. Twelve acts performed for a chance to win a spot in the semi-finals.

Semi-finals will be September 3rd and 10th with the results shows on September 4th and 11th. The final live show will be September 17th with the winner announced September 18th.

TVMusic Network was on hand backstage at the live shows and spoke with the contestants and the judges.

Click on the interview below to see what the Detroit Youth Choir had to say about performing on the show as Terry Crews' Golden Buzzer.

America's Got Talent airs Monday and Tuesdays on NBC.



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Video: Marcin Patrazalek talks performing on 'America's Got Talent'

America's Got Talent airs on NBC
Photo: NBC
"America's Got Talent" is in the third week of the live shows. Twelve acts performed for a chance to win a spot in the semi-finals.

Semi-finals will be September 3rd and 10th with the results shows on September 4th and 11th. The final live show will be September 17th with the winner announced September 18th.

TVMusic Network was on hand backstage at the live shows and spoke with the contestants and the judges.

Click on the interview below to see what Marcin Patrazalek had to say about performing on the show.

America's Got Talent airs Monday and Tuesdays on NBC.


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Video: Gonzo, Lukas & Falco, Matthew Richardson, Berywam Beatboxers and MacKenzie talk performing on 'America's Got Talent'

August 27, 2019
America's Got Talent airs on NBC
Photo: NBC
"America's Got Talent" is in the third week of the live shows. Twelve acts performed for a chance to win a spot in the semi-finals.

Semi-finals will be September 3rd and 10th with the results shows on September 4th and 11th. The final live show will be September 17th with the winner announced September 18th.

TVMusic Network was on hand backstage at the live shows and spoke with the contestants and the judges.

Click on the interviews below to see what contestants Gonzo, Lukas & Falco, Matthew 
Richardson, Berywam Beatboxers and MacKenzie had to say about performing on the show.

America's Got Talent airs Tuesdays and Wednesdays on NBC.










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CBS Daytime Announces New Fall 2019-2020 Season Lineup

CBS Daytime has announced season premiere dates for its entire 2019-2020 season. The full lineup includes "Let's Make A Deal," "The  Price Is Right," The Talk," "The Young and the Restless," and "The Bold and the Beautiful."

Check out the full lineup below. 

The Young and the Restless premieres Tuesday, Sept. 3
As the #1 Daytime drama for 30 consecutive years enters its 47th season, Victor Newman's (Eric Braeden) rivalry with his son Adam (Mark Grossman) takes a shocking turn, and Billy Abbott (Jason Thompson) battles his dark side. The Young and the Restless is broadcast Weekdays (12:30-1:30 PM ET / 11:30 AM-12:30 PM PT).

The Talk premieres Monday, Sept. 9
The 10th season of the Daytime Emmy Award-winning talk show will introduce new host Marie Osmond joining Eve, Carrie Ann Inaba, Sharon Osbourne, and Sheryl Underwood on the panel. The Talk airs Weekdays (2:00 PM ET / 1:00 PM PT/CT).

The Bold and the Beautiful premieres Monday, Sept. 16
During premiere week, following an argument with Brooke (Katherine Kelly Lang) over Thomas' (Matthew Atkinson) misdeeds, Ridge (Thorsten Kaye) spends the night with another woman. Also, tragedy strikes Katie (Heather Tom) and Bill (Don Diamont), and Shauna's (Denise Richards) attempt to make peace with the Forrester family in the wake of Flo's (Katrina Bowden) terrible deception backfires. The Bold and the Beautiful is broadcast Weekdays (1:30 PM-2:00 PM ET / 12:30-1:00 PM PT).

The Price is Right and Let's Make a Deal premiere Monday, Sept. 23
Sept. 23 marks the return of America's top-rated and longest-running game show, The Price is Right, entering its 48th season and hosted by Drew Carey. Also premiering that day is the 11th season of Let's Make a Deal, featuring Daytime Emmy Awar-winning host Wayne Brady.

Both Daytime Emmy Award-winning shows will be celebrating premiere week with incredible prizes. The Price is Right will surprise one winner each day with an exciting bonus prize, including a Tesla, a trip for 10 to the Bahamas, and, for the first time in the show's history, a contestant will have their cell phone bill, car payment, and rent paid for an entire year! The Price is Right airs Weekdays (11:00 AM-12:00 PM ET / 10:00-11:00 AM PT).

Let's Make a Deal will also feature an entire week of Triptastic Deals! Each day, three lucky contestants will have the opportunity to win a trio of trips that will take them all over the world, with one taking home a Triptastic Deal of a lifetime at the end of every episode! Let's Make a Deal is broadcast Weekdays (check local listings).
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Watch: Missy Elliott Perform at 2019 MTV VMAs

Missy Elliott took the stage at the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards in a celebration of her amazing career that has expanded over 20 years and included some of her biggest hits - “The Rain (Supa Dupa Fly),” “Get Ur Freak On,” “Pass That Dutch,” “Work It” (featuring an appearance from video star Alyson Stoner), and “Lose Control.” It was unbelievable. Watch it happen below.


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MTV 2019 Video Music Awards - Complete Winner List

The 2019 MTV Video Music Awards were held in this week in New Jersey. The awards featured performances by Miley Cyrus, Video Vanguard Award Winner Missy Elliot, The Jonas Brothers and an opening performance by Taylor Swift.



Check out a complete list of winners below.

WINNERS FOR THE 2019 MTV VMAs

MICHAEL JACKSON VIDEO VANGUARD AWARD
Missy Elliott

VIDEO OF THE YEAR
Taylor Swift – “You Need to Calm Down” – Republic Records

ARTIST OF THE YEAR
Ariana Grande – Republic Records

SONG OF THE YEAR
Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus – “Old Town Road (Remix)” – Columbia Records

BEST NEW ARTIST, presented by Taco Bell ®
Billie Eilish – Darkroom/Interscope Records

BEST COLLABORATION
Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello – “Señorita” – Island Records

PUSH ARTIST OF THE YEAR
Billie Eilish – Darkroom/Interscope Records

BEST POP
Jonas Brothers – “Sucker” – Republic Records

BEST HIP HOP
Cardi B – “Money” – Atlantic Records

BEST R&B
Normani ft. 6lack – “Waves” – Keep Cool/RCA Records

BEST K-POP
BTS ft. Halsey – “Boy With Luv” – Columbia Records

BEST LATIN
ROSALÍA & J Balvin ft. El Guincho – “Con Altura” – Columbia Records

BEST DANCE
The Chainsmokers, Bebe Rexha – “Call You Mine” – Disruptor/Columbia Records

 BEST ROCK
Panic! At The Disco – “High Hopes” – Elektra Music Group

VIDEO FOR GOOD
Taylor Swift – “You Need to Calm Down” – Republic Records

BEST DIRECTION
Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus – “Old Town Road (Remix)” – Columbia
Records – Directed by Calmatic

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS
Taylor Swift ft. Brendon Urie of Panic! At The Disco – “ME!” – Republic Records – Visual Effects by Loris Paillier & Lucas Salton for BUF VFX

BEST EDITING
Billie Eilish – “bad guy” – Darkroom/Interscope Records – Editing by Billie Eilish

BEST ART DIRECTION
Ariana Grande – “7 Rings” – Republic Records – Art Direction by John Richoux

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY
ROSALÍA & J Balvin ft. El Guincho – “Con Altura” – Columbia Records – Choreography by Charm La’Donna

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello – “Señorita” – Island Records – Cinematography by Scott Cunningham

BEST GROUP
BTS

BEST POWER ANTHEM
Megan Thee Stallion ft. Nicki Minaj & Ty Dolla $ign “Hot Girl Summer”

SONG OF THE SUMMER, presented by Samsung
Ariana Grande & Social House – “boyfriend”
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America's Got Talent: Terry Crews talks Golden Buzzer 'Detroit Youth Choir'

America's Got Talent
Photo:NBC
"America's Got Talent" is in the third week of the live shows. Twelve acts performed for a chance to win a spot in the semi-finals.

Semi-finals will be September 3rd and 10th with the results shows on September 4th and 11th. The final live show will be September 17th with the winner announced September 18th.

TVMusic Network was on hand backstage at the live shows and spoke with the contestants and the judges.

Click on the interview below to see what host Terry Crews had to say about the show and his Golden Buzzer The Detroit Youth Choir.

America's Got Talent airs on Mondays and Tuesdays on NBC.



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'Amercia's Got Talent' - Meet the 12 Acts Performing on Live Shows Week 3

August 26, 2019
"America's Got Talent" reveals the final 12 acts headed to the Dolby Theatre to perform live on Tuesday, Aug. 27 (8-10 p.m. ET/PT) for the third week of live shows.

Terry Crews' Golden Buzzer Detroit Youth Choir and guest judge Jay Leno's Golden Buzzer Emanne Beasha will perform, along with Benicio Bryant, Berywam, Dom Chambers, Eric Chien, Gonzo, Jackie Fabulous, Lukas & Falco, MacKenzie and Marcin Patrzalek. This week's final Wild Card is cyr wheel artist/aerialist Matthew Richardson.

Thirty-six acts in total will perform live for "America's Got Talent" judges Simon Cowell, Gabrielle Union, Julianne Hough, Howie Mandel and host Terry Crews as they compete for a chance to win a $1 million prize and headline a show at the Paris Las Vegas Hotel and Casino.

Viewers will have a chance to vote for their favorite act at NBC.com/AGTVote and via the "AGT" App (available through Google Play and on the App Store). In addition, Xfinity X1 customers will be able to vote via their set-top box during the live broadcast by saying "vote for AGT" into the X1 voice remote.

Fans will also have a chance to save an act in jeopardy each week during the Wednesday results show via the "Dunkin' Save."

From the 12 performances featured on Tuesday, seven acts will move on to the semi-finals after this third live results show on Wednesday, Aug. 28 (8-9 p.m. ET/PT).


Tuesday, Aug. 27 Performances Include (All Photos: Credit NBC):

Benicio Bryant @BenicioBryant Singer


Berywam @Berywam Beatboxers




Detroit Youth Choir @DYCOfficial Choir



Dom Chambers @domjchambers Magician



Emanne Beasha @emannebeasha Singer


Eric Chien @ecsleights Magician


Gonzo @GonzoTambourine Tambourinist

Jackie Fabulous @jackiefabulous Comedian


Lukas & Falco @lukasandfalco Dog Act



MacKenzie @songofmackenzie Singer


Marcin Patrzalek @MarcinGuitar Musician



Matthew Richardson @Circusspinner Aerialist



Auditions for the next season of "America's Got Talent" are currently underway. Interested acts can visit www.AGTAuditions.com to register for an upcoming audition city or to submit a video online.

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