“The New Celebrity Apprentice” said goodbye to three candidates as Bob Harper visits

Last week, The New Celebrity Apprentice teased a massive elimination was coming. In this week’s edition, four celebrity candidates were terminated by former California Governor and New Celebrity Apprentice host Arnold Schwarzenegger. Numerous … [Continue reading]

Jake’s Take: The April 2017 DC Comics Solicitations

We are just a few weeks into 2017, and right now, DC Comics is making noise with its April solicitations. Here are some of my take on some of the hottest stories that are coming from the DC Comics’ April 2017 catalog.   Batman & The … [Continue reading]

Jake’s Take Previews: “The New Edition Story”

Before One Direction, the Backstreet Boys, Boyz II Men, and the New Kids on the Block conquered the boyband genre; New Edition paved the way for their success. Bobby Brown, Michael Bivins, Ricky Bell, Travis Pettus, and Corey Rackley started the … [Continue reading]

Jake’s Take Fifth Anniversary: The Top 30 Greatest Female Singers Discovered on Reality TV-Part Three

Missed reading part two of this series? Click here to read it! This is it! Here are the ten female singers whose spectacular voices not only shaped singing competitions but also played a significant role in inspiring people to pursue a career … [Continue reading]

Warren Buffett & Gemma Godfrey visit “The New Celebrity Apprentice”

Two talented entrepreneurs visited Arnold Schwarzenegger and his New Celebrity Apprentice candidates this evening: the legendary Warren Buffett and Gemma Godfrey, Founder and CEO of Moo.la, a digital investment service. Throughout his legendary … [Continue reading]

Jake’s Take’s New Music Reviews (Week of January 13, 2017)

David Bowie No Plan EP

Welcome to Jake’s Take’s New Music Reviews! We have a lot of ground to cover, so let’s get this party started.   No Plan by David Bowie It is hard to believe that David Bowie passed away one year ago this week. To commemorate … [Continue reading]

Jake’s Take’s Fifth Anniversary: The Top 30 Female Singers Discovered on Reality TV-Part Two

Emily West AGT Finale

Did you miss part one? Click here to read it! Part two of my countdown features some of the extraordinary women from the past ten years of singing competitions.   #20: Stacy Francis (X Factor USA: Season One) I will never forget … [Continue reading]

Schwarzenegger’s “New Celebrity Apprentice” gets hungry

The New Celebrity Apprentice cast & Arnold Schwarzenegger

Last week, The New Celebrity Apprentice debuted with a new location (Los Angeles, California), new candidates and a different boss: former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger. Under the leadership of Boy George, Carson Kressley, Jon Lovitz, … [Continue reading]

Jake’s Take: New Music Reviews (Week of January 6, 2017)

Welcome to the very first Jake’s Take’s New Music Reviews of 2017! Let’s get the party started. Trent Harmon EP by Trent Harmon I was very fortunate to meet Trent Harmon last year when I visited the American Idol set during Top Five … [Continue reading]

Jake’s Take’s Fifth Anniversary: The Top 30 Female Singers Discovered on Reality TV-Part One

Tessanne Chin Bridge Over Troubled Water The Voice

For most of my life, I have watched talent competition television shows. I loved seeing ordinary people chase their dreams and become music superstars. In this new Jake’s Take: Fifth Anniversary series, I will salute the fine men and women who … [Continue reading]

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