This Associated Press Release article has now been reprinted SIX TIMES in major newspapers around the country, the latest being the very well-respected Washington Post. In case you missed it below (we’ve had so many new postings the past few days), it’s being reprinted here along with a related video. (washingtonpost.com gets an estimated 34 million monthly views, Alexa rank is 72 in USA, and 318 Worldwide)
NEW YORK – The teen wunderkind from the Philippines has been wowing audiences with her big voice and Celine Dion covers on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” “The Oprah Winfrey Show” and other shows for the last two years. This month, she appeared on Winfrey’s show for the fourth time.
But now, as she releases her self-titled debut album, Charice finds herself with a challenge as she tries to translate her success with an adult audience to her peers.
“I’ve been singing big songs, and this is the actually the first time they are going to hear me sing Justin Bieber-type of songs, Miley Cyrus-type of songs,” the 18-year-old said recently in heavily accented English. “I’m just excited for all the teenagers to hear my album.”
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Note: The Associated Press is an American news agency with staff journalists who gather stories for its member newspapers and broadcasters. The news collected by the AP is published and republished by more than 1,700 newspapers, in addition to more than 5,000 television and radio broadcasters.
The above article so far has been published not only in the venerable Washington Post but in all of these major news sources – msnbc.com, CTV Entertainment News, Washington Examiner, Business Week, The Canadian Press – and in scores of local newspapers nationwide, big and small, who subscribe to the AP news feed.
Strong-voiced teen singer aims for teen audience
Charice, the 18-year-old Filipino singer, wowed audiences on ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’ singing Whitney Houston and Celine Dion songs. She’s releasing her debut CD which is aimed at teenagers who are fans of Miley Cyrus and Justin Bieber.
Source: omg! from Yahoo Associated Press – May 14, 2010 12:05 AM PDT
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