1. Arnel Pineda – When a Filipino singer and songwriter, now diva for the rock band Journey. Videos of Pineda performing cover tunes for Journey, Survivor, Aerosmith, Led Zeppelin, Air Supply, The Eagles and Kenny Loggins started appearing on YouTube in 2007. From the videos, that very same year, Pineda was asked to audition for Journey. By the end of the year 2007, Pineda was called the diva of the band.
2. Justin Bieber -Bieber might be among the greatest rising stars today and he’s only 16. This Canadian pop and R&B vocalist was discovered on YouTube by Scooter Braun, who later became his manager. Bieber was flown into Atlanta, Georgia where he had the opportunity to talk to musician Usher. Bieber soon signed with Usher developing the Raymond-Braun Music Group then later on with L.A. Reid and Island Def Jam. Bieber is known for his advancement single “One Time”, which was released in the summer season of 2009 and charted on the top thirty in ten nations. HE followed this single up with his “My World.” His studio release “My World 2.0” will be launched March 23, 2010.
< br/ > Bieber started carrying out at the age of 12 where he won 2nd in a regional singing competition. He likewise taught himself how to play the piano, drums, guitar and trumpet. It remained in 2007 that his mom began posting videos on YouTube so that his friends and family, who might not attend his performances, could see him sing. When found, Bieber ended up being a hot product. He has actually appeared on The Today Program, The Ellen DeGeneres Program, Good Morning America and Chelsea Lately to name a few. He also had the chance to perform for U.S. President Barack Obama at the White Home Christmas In Washington music special that benefited the National Children’s Medical Center. Beiber has explored with Taylor Swift on her two-stop return to the United Kingdom Fearless Trip. Bieber was called the most popular star of 2009 by J-14, newbie of the year by MuchMusic, and noted by Celebuzz as one of the Leading 10 YouTube stars of the 2000s decade
3. Esmee Denters – This Dutch singer-songwriter brought in the attention of Justin Timberlake in 2008, who later went on to sign her to his label Tennman Records. In 2009 she launched her launching studio album “Outta Here”. The album reached number 5 in the Netherlands. Her debut single, also the title tune of the album was launched in the Netherlands in 2009. Up until now it has actually reached the leading 10 in numerous European countries. The album was released in the UK on January 11, 2010 and includes the previous 2008 charity duet with Timberlake, “Follow My Lead” as an extra bonus offer tune.
4. Terra Naomi -This rock and pop artist became well-known with her tune “Spoken It’s Possible” through YouTube. Naomi is from New York State however presently lives is Los Angles. She composes, performs and plays guitar and piano. Naomi won the very first YouTube “Finest Music Video” award in 2006. She signed a publishing handle Universal Publishing and a record handle Island Records in 2007.
5. Lisa Lavie-Another Canadian born singer and songwriter who used the Internet to promote her music has actually had her vocals appear on soundtracks of major movie. Lavie launched her launching album in 2008 “Everything or Nothing”. Her album reached # 20 on iTunes pop chart. Her included video was a finalist among all videos in the 2007 YouTube Awards.
< br/ > 6. Mia Rose – Rose, is an English/Portuguese singer songwriter. Rose published everyday videos singing cover tunes on YouTube starting 2006. She set a record within a month for the number of customers. In 2009 she wrote and taped “Release” selling it on iTunes in Portugal where it ended up being the very best selling download and number 2 in Portuguese charts. Rose has been featured in Wanderer, The Sun, The Age and BBC Radio 5 Live.
Getting an opportunity to be heard, as a musician, is always a difficult task. Getting discovered is much more challenging unless you are somebody who knows somebody. Thanks to brand-new social media networks, musicians that normally wouldn’t get their opportunity, lastly are.
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