Music News Annie Pattison The Calgary-based singer Annie Pattison shares new cover version of “Roulette” song by Armenian-American heavy metal band System of a Down , also known by the acronym SOAD. Canadian singer-songwriter Annie plays guitar, piano, ukulele, flute, and banjo. She has been making cover videos on her YouTube channel for about 7 years. Chris Brenner Singer-songwriter Chris Brenner created a YouTube channel in 2011 to post cover songs. Shortly thereafter, he realized that publishing popular cover songs gained lot of views and this helped him to get an audience faster. But ultimately covering songs was not the goal of creative aspiring singer. It is a good way to stay in the loop with so many followers. Eddie Prove Singer-songwriter from Reading Eddie Prové gained a loyal international fan base through his powerful voice and strong vocals that just blends very well with the sounds of piano. As original songs, as covers versions with Eddie’s tone you want listen to more and more because really pours his emotions into just about everything he sings that seems it’s all live. Francesca Ani Indie-Pop Singer-Songwriter Francesca Ani, among of cover versions, also writes her original songs where she sings with heartfelt lyrics that speak with sincerity. Her continuously performances live and new video content consistently gained long-term fans. Holly Henry Indie-Pop/Alternative Singer-Songwriter Holly Henry plays instruments moderately well, also enjoying songwriting process more than singing. With her unique, ethereal voice she were melted people entire soul and built an international fan base after her participating in American reality television singing competition “The Voice”. She was impressing fans even more than the finalists of show. Daniel Mo Interview with guitarist, singer-songwriter, founder and member of Alesca band Daniel Mo. German musician, singer-songwriter Daniel Mo with a devoted fan base and with modern alternative-metal-rock style and cover versions of famous hits, has gained a strong followers on his social media. Victoria Az Teenage singer Victoria Az, second generation Portuguese Canadian, has performed in many charity events and concerts, competitions. Since childhood she singing and till now she is vigorously pursuing training in voice, piano, dance, improve and acting. Valentine Voroshilov He has made cover versions of many popular song putting extra touches of feeling and emotions, which can touch the heart of listener so strongly. He provides a truly inspired music to the violin repertoire. He focuses on the violin and tries simply to conquer it. With beautiful violin tone, vitality and lightness he beautifully encompasses human emotions in his music. Shayla Souliere Aspiring young talented girl Shayla Souliere has been singing in many online contest. In her original music and when she is covering an artist she put the same hard work and approach. Canadian pop vocalist Shayla with her singles makes the audience feel her joy and energy. Madilyn Bailey Singer and songwriter , YouTuber Madilyn Bailey’s singing career has taken off in a peculiar way. Covering pop hits on YouTube she started to gain huge fanbase. Madilyn has played shows all over the country as a solo artist, she released her first EP ‘Wiser’ and proved that her talent can go far beyond as a singer of cover songs. Jared Halley Musician, singer and YouTuber Jared Halley creates a cappella and hybrid acoustic music from a variety of genres from the heart. He loves inspiring others through music. Like an every artist, Jared also wants to connect with the listener. Jared produces music using only his voice and mouth. Alex Goot Since that still now he continues to gain popularity on his social media. He releases self-producing audios and videos in his home studio. He created a company called Gootmusic where he tries with his music to reach people attention and to keep a listener engaged. Doesn't matter it's his original songs or cover of popular songs, his success quickly raised through his loyal fans. Cimorelli Sisters Christina, Katherine, Lisa, Amy, Lauren and Dani Cimorelli Californian band has run up their success with the cover of Miley Cyrus’ “Party In The USA” in 2009. The sisters immediately gained millions of fans. Cimorelli sisters write an inspiring songs with lots of soul where they telling the stories of their lives. Every girl shared very personal moments in the songs. They believed that they can actually made music career a real thing. And they did it. The Johnsons Three brothers- Connor, Clayton, and Chantry, as a trio, formed family music band The Johnsons. Guys seriously making pop music together. In high school years they played in different bands, but always made music together like a family band is always better. Their cover versions and own original songs have caught lot of fans attention. Mohammad Molaei “Being an artist gives you a lot of different challenges. I try not to limit myself on what I can do or what I want to do in life. Singing, composing, playing different kinds of instruments, acting, modeling, there are all challenging tasks and I’m always thankful that God has given me the ability to be able to do the things that I love in my life”,-shares he. Jada Facer Jada Facer, best known as an actress by playing in American sitcom television series Melissa & Joey, also likes writing music and singing. She also sometimes plays the guitar and piano. Through her YouTube covers she gained a large and swiftly growing fan base. Recently Facer released her first single “7 Minutes in Heaven”. Julia Freifeld Singer-songwriter Julia Freifeld wants with a passion to change the world through music. She posts in her YouTube channel her originals songs, and sometimes also covers songs. “I believe that music speaks more strongly to the soul and can make real change”,-shares Julia. Julia Westlin “I create every composition from heart, with the biggest wish to touch other hearts with my tunes. I'm a self taught singer and musician playing the piano, guitar and additional background instruments in my recordings. I arrange, perform and produce. Most known for my renditions of popular songs online performed in A cappella. I compose original score for the film industry, commercial use and on individual requests.”,-shares she. Joaquín Mendoza Talented boy from Uruguay Joaquín Mendoza makes covers, which are a Spanish adaptation from popular hits. The song “Perfect“ originally by Ed Sheeran in English found most creative interpretations in Spanish, which get covered by Joaquín Mendoza. Archetypes Collide Archetypes Collide, Metalcore band from AZ, formed as a trio. They have come together because of their love and passion for music. In 2014 the trio released their first EP “Foundations”. The band was beginning to gain national attention. Mike Singer Teen Pop Star Mike Singer started his music career by uploading cover songs to YouTube. He has successfully built up a loyal Fan Base -Mikinators. With his debut album "Karma" he conquered a German music charts. He has become one of the social media platform's biggest stars in Germany. Sara'h Part of her success has come maybe that she tries to express her emotions in the French language, but of course her secret of success also her voice which can adapt interpretations mixing without difficulty feeling and passion, all this make her more successful in her fan base eye. Chad Grey EDM/Pop/Rock Artist Chad Grey uploads music video covers of popular hits on his YouTube channel. Chad gained quite a large following in a short space of time. He personally has mixed, mastered, produced and recorded all songs alone. DJ B Phisto DJ and mashup-artist B-Phisto from Germany is not only known for his sets at energetic festival and performances on party club nights but also he has shared the stage with DJ Antione, Chris Brown, Grandmaster Flash, Fatman Scoop, Mike Candys, Mashup Germany and many others. His productions, remixes and mashups are played by radio stations and DJs all over the world. Fame On Fire Inspired by American rock band Linkin Park the music band Fame on Fire more and more dropped into the music scene. The guys found what they are best at and exposed it to everyone. Megan Davies Talented boy from Hungary started playing piano at the age of 8. He has music background studing in classical music schools. Peter took part of many national piano competitions. He began playing pop music in his high school years. Jasmine Thompson Wonderland is about London itself, recounting growing up and coming of age in the city. “I want to put out music that gives people something. My songs have love and emotion in them. I want my music to help the people who listen to it. Whenever I’m upset I put in headphones, turn something on and feel better. Emotions can easily be reflected by a song, so I want to make sure I make songs that are valued by people in an emotional way. Everything I make is for my fans.”,- Jasmine says. PelleK Norwegian actor, composer, songwriter and singer PelleK with his rock and heavy metal songs in short time gained millions of views. On YouTube he is the number one most subscribed musician from Norway, also PelleK arranges and plays all the instruments himself. Megan Davies Megan’s debut original project BAD POETRY EP is now available. It’s a combination of pop, indie folk and experimental rock. “So far, 2017 has been a year of firsts for me. This is my first recorded project outside of my bedroom studio, and within that there have been so many new experiences and opportunities to grow as a musician”,-shares she. Nicole Cross German singer Nicole Cross began her YouTube channel posting covers of popular songs. But one cover song has had a profound effect on her fan base across the world. In 2015 Hollywood star Ashton Kutcher on his Facebook page posted Adele's Song "Hello" covered by Nicole and commented: "It's great to see people recognizing Adele's talent with their own". After that Millions were watching Nicole’s cover versions on YouTube. Sofia Karlberg Swedish Moroccan singer and songwriter Sofia Karlberg became famous through YouTube by uploading cover songs of popular hits. In addition to her success on the field, she already has released her original songs. Thomas Newson Dutch DJ Thomas Newson has made success music journey in just a short time on the global dance music community. DJ and producer from Holland has lively shows at world-renowned festivals Ultra Miami and Tomorrowland, has his own show Federation Radio, he is continuing to release remixes, new tracks and collaborations, which make more happy his fans all around the world. Leroy Sanchez The YouTube star released his highly anticipated independent EP Elevated. “Man of the Year,” is quickly capturing the hearts of millions of fans excited to hear a fresh side of the multi-talented singer-songwriter’s artistry. Julian Philipp David With his debut EP “Herbst” he brings different flows of rap. Friendship, nostalgia, desire and dreams - these are essentially the emotions carried by the German rapper in his music and lyrics. Matt Cynner Singer, guitarist and songwriter Matt Cynner makes covers of popular hits and also has performances in open mic nights. Matt posts on his YouTube channel not only music videos of covers, also originals songs and live shows. Elisso Bolkvadze She is the winner of numerous international piano competitions, such as Van Cliburn Competition in USA, Vianna da Motta in Lisbon, Axa International Piano Competition in Dublin, Marguerite Long Competition – with “special prize” for the best interpretation of French music in Paris. Stefan Lamml Saxophonist, Sax-Coach and Football expert Stefan Lamml is a German talented musician with styles jazz, classical rock, Klezmer and pop music. He since childhood plays variety of instruments: clarinet, saxophone, piano. Giban Valverde Spanish rapper Giban Valverde continues to improvise, he turns his focus on his music, beats and freestyling. He makes hip hop music with GSMM - Gang Soul Music Movement. The rappers on GSMM have same views and want with their music passion to create new and fresh songs on the Spanish rap scene. DJ Tronky By virtue of his strong passion for music and dance, Italian Dj Tronky started made bachata remixes. Tronky began his DJ career while playing for Latin events and festivals. His songs has been danced by the most famous bachata artists. With his unique remixes he brings new breezy modern sounds of bachata. He is official member of Latin Remixes. Helaine Vis One of the most important songs that I've ever written. It has helped me with moving on from dark times in my life. I have always dreamed that maybe one day one of my songs is going to help somebody else too. That's what I would like to do. Make people feel better with my music’, - shares Helena. Jannine Weigel Jannine Parawie Weigel, well known in Thailand under the nickname Ploychompoo, is a singer, actress and model. She covered a variety of pop songs, took part of TV singing contest, played on famous TV star-studded serials. She's really made a name for herself in Asian world and Germany. Now she is recording music of her own songs and continues to keep her fans all over the world happy. Nataya Bree Singer and YouTuber from South Wales Nataya Bree made cover song of Karen Harding. "Say Something" is the debut single by English recording artist Karen Harding. Cheap Tobacco Over 6 years of stage activity, the band Cheap Tobacco has played more than 350 concerts and performed at the most important festivals of blues and rock music both in Poland and abroad (Czech Republic, Slovakia, Germany). The team has won many Grand Prix awards and audience awards. The vocalist of the band Natalia Kwiatkowska was named the best blues voice in Poland in 2015/2016. For several years the band has conquered the hearts of the public all over Poland. Liz Moriondo Singer, songwriter and guitar player Liz Moriondo reinterprets country and pop cover songs with her own special soulful style. For her is not enough to be heard , she wants that her fans and followers feel her. Liz released her long-awaited EP “Broken is Beautiful". Roveena Ordinary girl based in Toronto, Canada posted on her YouTube channel cover of Etta James classic song “At Last.” That was the turning point in her life, when changed everything. It provided her entrance into the music industry. Stephen KP Byrne "The Song about never giving up and when you have nothing money wise, you can still push yourself to get to a destination of your own choosing. I keep pushing myself to get there and making every second count. It's also about connecting to people and keeping one's dreams alive, Just keep swimming as Dory would say", -shares Stephen. Costantino Carrara A young Italian musician, Pianist, Composer and just talented man Costantino Carrara plays so like it captures the energy and vibrancy of something new. He has very good technique and makes covers so gorgeous, that it sound like a song that was truly written just for the piano. Sumann Indian singer Sumann with Lokesh Baksh released new music video of cover song “Main phir bhi tumko chahungi” original version of Arijit Singh and Shashaa Tirupati song from Movie “Half girlfriend”. Daniel Mo “Finally I got this one done and I am very proud of it. It is the very first cover in that metal-style and I think I will make more of them in the future. The video was also the first one that tends to be something like a real music-video - well it is not, but at least I learnt something about the doing. So all in all I really like the result’, -shares Daniel.