EXCLUSIVE Interview with THE NEXT STAR Finale Performers ECHOSMITH

EXCLUSIVE Interview with THE NEXT STAR Finale Performers ECHOSMITH

By: Alexandria McLean | @itbalexandria  You probably have had the song Cool Kids stuck in your head at one point or another this summer. The people behind this catchy song are Echosmith. Made up of siblings Sydney, Jamie, Noah and Graham … Continue reading

EXCLUSIVE Interview with SHAWN MENDES, THE NEXT STAR Finale Performer

EXCLUSIVE Interview with SHAWN MENDES, THE NEXT STAR Finale Performer

By: Alexandria McLean | @itbalexandria  This was a summer to remember for Shawn Mendes. After releasing his first EP, The Shawn Mendes EP, it secured the number one spot on the iTunes’ Top Album chart within thirty-seven minutes! To top … Continue reading

EXCLUSIVE Interview with THE NEXT STAR Season Seven Winner JORY ZECHNER

EXCLUSIVE Interview with THE NEXT STAR Season Seven Winner JORY ZECHNER

By: Alexandria McLean | @itbalexandria Sunday September 21st marked the finale of The Next Star! Wrapping up another great season, the finale featured performances by the Top 6, performances by recording artists Shawn Mendes and Echosmith, and of course the … Continue reading

Get To Know THE NEXT STAR's Top 6!

Get To Know THE NEXT STAR's Top 6!

By Angela McLean In a few short weeks, “The Next Star” will be revealed. The fans of YTV’s THE NEXT STAR will decide if it will be Kaleia Odelle, Nissita Francis, Shon Burnett, Jory Zechner, Michaelah Weekes or Ryland Clark. … Continue reading

EXCLUSIVE Chat With THE NEXT STAR's Season 7 Judges

EXCLUSIVE Chat With THE NEXT STAR's Season 7 Judges

By Angela McLean Tara Oram is a Canadian country songstress and CANADIAN IDOL alum. Mark Spicoluk is a music producer and founded his own record label Underground Operations. Dan Kanter is a music prodigy, well-known for his work with mega … Continue reading

EXCLUSIVE Interview with THE NEXT STAR: SUPERGROUP Winner Rebel Coast

EXCLUSIVE Interview with THE NEXT STAR: SUPERGROUP Winner Rebel Coast

By Angela McLean If you haven’t heard of Rebel Coast yet, you soon will – they are Canada’s new SuperGroup after all! Members Angelo Moretti, Curtis Smith, Kyle McVea, Amer Dhaliwal and Ryan Hawken were grouped together by judge Cory … Continue reading

THE NEXT STAR: SUPERGROUP Crowns Canada’s First SuperGroup With Austin Mahone

THE NEXT STAR: SUPERGROUP Crowns Canada’s First SuperGroup With Austin Mahone

By Angela McLean Rebel Coast and Electric Ave – two incredibly talented boy bands that made it all the way to the finale of the debut season of YTV’s THE NEXT STAR: SUPERGROUP. Let’s rewind! The premiere season of THE … Continue reading