Songwriters share inspiration behind some of
CBS NewsSongwriters share inspiration behind some of the hottest pop songsCBS NewsThe people who write the songs that power the music industry carve their own unique road to the Grammys. From Nashville to Los Angeles, songwriters are the less-publicized counterparts to the high-profile recording artists who soak up the spotlight on ...and more »
Posted on 9 February 2017 | 6:16 am
NMPA creates songwriting endowments for
The TennesseanNMPA creates songwriting endowments for Belmont, MTSUThe TennesseanThe SONGS foundation's board of directors includes Steven Tyler, Kara DioGuardi, Jewel, Craig Balsam, Golnar Khosrowshahi, Lee Thomas Miller in addition to Israelite, Danielle Aguirre and Charlotte Sellmyer from NMPA. "I am thrilled that the NMPA's ...
Posted on 7 February 2017 | 3:03 pm
Rita Wilson and hit songwriters to perform
OCRegisterRita Wilson and hit songwriters to perform in Costa MesaOCRegister“I had met and became friends with Kara DioGuardi, who had taken on the role of Roxie after I had done it, and she was the first person who suggested that I try songwriting. Up until then, I never believed I could even be a singer, so songwriting ...
Posted on 6 February 2017 | 12:03 am
BMI Celebrates the 10th Anniversary of How I
BMI Celebrates the 10th Anniversary of How I Wrote That SongSatellite PR News (press release)Previous participants have included Snoop Dogg, Busta Rhymes, Nas, will.i.am, RedOne, Zac Brown, Cee Lo Green, B.o.B, Kara DioGuardi, Seal, Luke Laird, Claude Kelly, John Legend, Wiz Khalifa, Charlie Wilson, Common, Colbie Caillat, Linda Perry, ...and more »
Posted on 3 February 2017 | 2:51 pm
Former American Idol Judge Kara DioGuardi -
WCSH6.comFormer American Idol Judge Kara DioGuardiWCSH6.comShe joined the show as its fourth judge in the show's 8th season - but she had a successful career before then writing hit songs for artists like Christina Aguilera, Pink, Kelly Clarkson and Britney Spears. And she continues to write music - even as ...and more »
Posted on 10 October 2016 | 3:21 pm
Adam Lambert Wishes That ‘Gay Becomes Less
Adam Lambert has been very open about his sexuality as a gay man after his second-place finish during Season 8 on American Idol in 2009. He has consistently supported LGBT causes. When recently interviewed, he expressed the purity of being who one really is, believing that labels separate people, when, instead, he wants to bring Adam Lambert Wishes That ‘Gay Becomes Less Of A Label’ And Dishes ...
Posted on 24 March 2015 | 8:58 pm
How Melanie Martinez is making major-label
It had to be that way." Martinez says that "Pity Party," the first single from "Cry Baby," came together incredibly fast, when she wrote it with hitmaker and former "American Idol" judge Kara DioGuardi. However, because it was built around a sample from ...
Posted on 12 August 2015 | 10:14 am
SOUND OFF Special Edition: CHICAGO's Roxie
6. Kara DioGuardi. The AMERICAN IDOL judge and international hitmaker made a Broadway dream come true by stepping on a Broadway stage in a major role back in 2011 and she subsequently wowed crowds while doing so, making her a fitting candidate to step back ...
Posted on 11 August 2015 | 8:59 pm
Kara DioGuardi Welcomes Son Greyson James
Kara DioGuardi and husband Mike McCuddy welcomed a son on Thursday, Jan. 31 in Los Angeles, a rep for the former American Idol judge confirms to PEOPLE. Greyson James Carroll McCuddy was born to the couple via gestational surrogate at 1:01 p.m. He weighs 8 ...
Posted on 1 February 2013 | 3:51 am
Kara DioGuardi And Mike McCuddy Welcome
Recently, we learned that Kara DioGuardi, who spent years struggling with infertility and failed IVF attempts, would be welcoming a baby via surrogate. Now, the former American Idol judge and her husband, Mike McCuddy have welcomed the arrival of their ...
Posted on 31 January 2013 | 7:00 pm
Kara DioGuardi and Mike McCuddy Welcome a
Greyson James Carroll McCuddy was born at 1:01 p.m. Thursday afternoon, weighing 8 pounds and 10 ounces and measured just short of 21 inches long. The singer-songwriter opened up about the couple's struggles to get pregnant in her 2011 memoir, A Helluva a ...
Posted on 31 January 2013 | 11:26 am