13 Famous Singers With Surprisingly Bad Vocal Habits
Believe it or not, your favorite singers aren't always perfect. Read on as voice teacher Elaina R. reveals the bad vocal habits you can learn from...
Its easy to turn on the radio and assume that famous singers always sound incredible. I promise, though, thats not the case. Every single singer has experienced vocal faults at some point (even if editing and Auto-Tune buffs every track to perfection).
Here are just a few examples of some of the things that can go wrong, as demon
7 Singing Experts Share Their Best Music Biz Advice
Here at TakeLessons, we're passionate about helping students achieve their dreams, reach their potential, and receive the guidance they need from professionals ready to pass on valuable singing tips, knowledge, and encouragement. We talk about our singing teachers a lot, and have even featured many of them here on the blog. But we also know there's a lot of advice worth noting in other corners of the web.
So we scoured the Internet, searching for other professionals, vocal coaches, and perfor
It's a Tenor's World: How to Survive as a Baritone Singing Pop
Today's pop music certainly makes it seem like a tenor's world out there. But if you're more of a baritone, don't worry. Learn about the baritone singing range, the best baritone pop songs to add to your repertoire, and more in this guest post by Ann Arbor, MI voice teacher Elaina R...
Every single guy on Top 40 radio is a tenor. Seriously. Singers like Sam Smith, Jason Derulo, Bruno Mars, Justin Timberlake, David Guetta, Adam Lavine, Usher, Justin Bieber, and Nick Jonas are all
How to Start a Singing Career: On-Stage and Behind-the-Scenes
No matter how proficient you are or how many voice lessons you've taken, the thought of being in the spotlight and working toward a career in the music industry can be daunting to some. But the wonderful thing about music is that there are so many facets not only does it take a village to produce a musical event, but the avenues and directions you can go in the world of performance and production are practically endless.
For vocal performers, think pop, country, Broadway, and other types of m
The Importance of Hydration for Singers
There are many important reasons to stay hydrated for general health, but for musicians - particularly vocalists - hydration is a key to success. In order for your body to function properly, hydration is vital. Our bodies are made of 70% water, and hydration affects every organ and cell in your body!
Hydration for Singing
Singers need to take extra precautions, because your entire body is your instrument. With excessive use, vocal cords can be easily damaged, as they are made of extremely