The Five Question Challenge with Dynamite Dylan

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com It is a pleasure to welcome social media star Dynamite Dylan to Jake’s Take. After Dynamite Dylan caught the music bug, he started taking vocal lessons at the age of nine and has been hard at work working on his music. He has been in numerous recording studio with rising music […]

The Voice: Season 13 Top 11 sing for the fans

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com The Voice: Season 13 enters week two of its live shows by paying homage to the show’s fans. Earlier this season, Carson Daly asked The Voice fans to select songs for the Season 13 artists to sing during the live shows! What songs did the artists perform? Who was heading to […]

The Five Question Challenge with RIVVRS

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com It is a pleasure to welcome singer-songwriter Brandon Zahursky to Jake’s Take. Known to his fans as RIVVRS, this Los Angeles-based musician began his musical journey while working in Napa Valley’s wine industry. His debut single, “I Will Follow You,” caught the attention of the producers of NBC’s About a Boy. […]

Jake’s Take at the Movies: Barbra: The Music…The Mem’ries…The Magic

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Barbra Streisand is in a league of her own. For 56 years, Barbra Streisand has entertained the world throughout her outstanding performances on both the Broadway stage and the silver screen. Ms. Streisand has also won ten Grammys, two Oscars, three Golden Globes, and was a recipient of both the Kennedy […]

“The Voice: Season 13” Top 12 Goes LIVE!

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Attention Voice fans…Season 13 is finally live! After countless Blind Auditions, surprising steels in both the Battle and the Knockout Rounds, and heartbreaking eliminations during the Season 13 Playoffs, The Voice: Season 13 went live from Universal Studios Hollywood. Which artists were able to handle the additional pressures of performing live? […]

Superstars and icons headline the 2017 AMAs

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com For over 45 years, the American Music Awards (AMAs) have given fans the power to choose who wins accolades such as Artist of the Year, New Artist of the Year, and Favorite Pop/Rock Artists.   The King of Pop has earned 24 AMAs, while Alabama and Whitney Houston complete the trinity with […]

The Five Question Challenge with Peter & Evynne Hollens

  By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com I am so delighted to welcome back longtime friend to the blog, Peter Hollens, and to welcome his wife, Evynne, to Jake’s Take. Both Peter and Evynne Hollens have been instrumental in bringing a cappella music to the forefront of the recording industry. Combined both of their respective YouTube channels […]

Jake’s Take’s Concert Reviews: Janet Jackson at Barclays Center

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com I have waited two years to see Janet Jackson perform live! Halfway through her Unbreakable World Tour, Janet hit the pause button to start a family with her then-husband, Wissam Al Mana.  The “If” singer vowed that she would be back as soon as she gave birth to her son, Eissa.  […]

Team Adam tackles “The Voice: Season 13” Playoffs

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com (Editor’s Note: My source for “The Voice” coverage, MJs’ Big Blog, stated that Team Adam will perform tonight and that Team Miley will perform tomorrow night. We apologize in advance) All eyes were on Team Adam tonight as The Voice: Season 13 Playoffs continued. Who did the “Don’t Wanna Know” singer-songwriter […]

Team Blake & Team Jennifer kick off “The Voice: Season 13” Playoffs!

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com The Knockout Rounds are over! Let the Season 13 Playoffs commence! Throughout the week, all four teams will be facing off for a spot in the Season 13 live shows.  While Team Miley and Team Adam will perform on Tuesday and Wednesday, all eyes were on on Teams Blake and Jennifer […]

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