Donald Trump Makes Dubious Claim About Inauguration Singer Jackie Evancho

Donald Trump Makes Dubious Claim About Inauguration Singer Jackie Evancho Fact-Checking Donald Trump’s Claim About Jackie Evancho’s Album Sales | Billboard News The best entertainment to come out of Donald Trump’s A-list-starved inauguration might be the president-elect’s tweets defending it. On Wednesday, he used his favorite medium, Twitter, to address his low-wattage docket of performers by pumping up the cred of one singer who is scheduled to sing, former “America’s Got Talent” contestant Jackie Evancho. Only Trump’s claims that Evancho’s “album sales have skyrocketed after announcing her inauguration performance” are being called into question.…

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Syncing feeling lifts music industry

Syncing feeling lifts music industry It seems quaint to recall that bands used to be accused of “selling out” if a TV programme or commercial used their music. Nowadays, rock and pop artists of all kinds have become reconciled to that particular way of doing what the Clash used to call “turning rebellion into money”. So when did it all change? Well, one of the big turning points came when Sting not only allowed a carmaker to use one of his songs in an advert, but even appeared in it…

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