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

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 where I was when I heard Stacy Francis sing for the first time. […]

Jake’s Take’s Fifth Anniversary: Top 30 Greatest Reality TV Performances of All-Time-Part Three

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Missed part two of my countdown? Click here to read it! This is it! Here are the ten greatest Reality TV performances of all-time:   #10-Candice Glover: “Lovesong” (American Idol, 2013) 2013 was a year of lasts for American Idol. It was the last year that Randy Jackson was on the […]

American Idol’s Best Female Vocalists

  By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com American Idol XIII returns with a two-night premiere on January 15 and 16. Joining returning judge Keith Urban on the Judging panel will be newcomer Harry Connick, Jr. and Idol veteran Jennifer Lopez! But, before the trio begins their search for the next big superstar, Jake’s Take is celebrating the […]

The Nine Rising Stars of 2013

By: Jacob Elyachar As we get closer to the holiday season, I want to salute nine outstanding performers who really stood out to audiences around the world! Without further ado…here is Jake’s Take’s Rising Stars of 2013:   Candice Glover (American Idol: Season 12) American Idol’s latest leading lady proved that the third time was […]

The Final 10 Girls sing for America’s votes live on Idol

By: Jacob Elyachar Thousands of girls auditioned across the country to follow the footsteps of Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, Jennifer Hudson and Jessica Sanchez. Only a few lucky hundred were able to head to Hollywood to face the Idol judges (Randy Jackson, Mariah Carey, Keith Urban and Nicki Minaj) and only 20 of them made […]

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