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On February 11, 2012 R&B diva Whitney Houston passed away suddenly, leaving family, friends and fans to mourn her exceptional life. Her sweeping love ballads and dance hits touched the lives of fans across the globe. Kidzworld looks back over the life and times of Whitney Houston.
Kidzworld chats with the Brit boy band The Wanted who is heading our way this summer!
Australian rockers Tonight Alive have climbed their way from the underground hardcore scene into the mainstream with fresh new sound that has caught the attention of rock lovers everywhere. It all started a few years ago when two guys on guitars joined forces with a teen that could carry a tune - singer Jenna McDougall. Find out more in this Kidzworld Q&A with Jenna!
To understand Jordy Towers, to truly appreciate the full force of his singular personality, you kind of have to meet him in person. Or you can learn all about Jordy Towers by reading his Kidzworld Bio!
17-year-old Londoner Archy Marshall has been tinkering with music equipment since he was just a kid. Even though he records his songs on just his own laptop and was making music just for fun, he quickly earned an online following. Last fall he released a new EP under his new stage name, King Krule and his unique sound has caught the attention of the indie music scene.
British-Sri Lankan Rapper/Singer-Songwriter M.I.A. performed during the Superbowl Halftime show alongside Madonna and Nicki Minaj, but this groundbreaking musician has built a following from the British indie underground up, and she’s only getting bigger. Find out more about M.I.A. in her Kidzworld Bio.
The 54th Annual Grammy Awards, hosted by veteran rapper L.L. Cool J featured special performances by Adele, Nicki Minaj and Taylor Swift and some unforgettable music moments. Find out who took home a golden gramophone and which artists went home empty-handed in the Kidzworld Recap of the 54th Annual Grammy Awards 2012!
Love is in the air, and on the airwaves! If you’ve been scratching your head trying to make a romantic pop playlist for your Valentine but can’t find the right vocals, or you want a song that makes you think of that special someone, check out the top 10 love songs 2012!
Teen pop punk band Before You Exit have been winning over fans online and onstage releasing videos on YouTube and touring with All Time Low. Made up of brothers Connor and Riley McDonnough and friends Braiden Wood and Thomas Silver, these Florida teens are ready to take on new fans with the release of their new EP this March. Find out more in their Kidzworld Q&A!
Carrie Underwood and Jason Aldean swept the 2012 American Country Awards. Read Kidzworld’s recap of the event for all the details.
Coming all the way from Grove, Illinois budding teen pop singer Danielle Aument just released her first EP Songs For You in early November. We caught up with this new singer songwriter to find out what it’s been like breaking on to the music scene. Read more in her Kidzworld Q&A!
Christmas is almost here, but you don’t want to listen to same boring old carols again, or do you? Let’s take a look at some of the very best holiday albums done by your fave celebs, and see if we can’t get you humming holidays hits this season!
Celebrate the holidays with the Glee cast in Glee: The Music, The Christmas Album, Vol. 2. Read Kidzworld’s review for all the details.
Georgia peach Lauren Alaina stole hearts and won fans on the latest season of American Idol, and now she has a new album out that reflects her upbeat outlook on life. Find out more about this teen country singer on her way to stardom.
Justin Bieber has teased audiences all through the fall with previews of his long-awaited Christmas album, releasing songs on YouTube and performing on awards shows. Under the Mistletoe is out and available on iTunes for anyone ready to get into the season with some reinvented classic carols.
She & Him celebrates the holiday season with the release of A Very She & Him Christmas. Find out whether you will be rocking around the Christmas tree with this festive album.
The 2011 American Music Awards had sexy celebs, great music and a pink guitar! Find out who won which awards and what performances rocked the house in Kidzworld’s recap!
Teen country crooner Scotty McCreery is a familiar face to American Idol fans - the North Carolina-native won the latest American Idol competition (season 10!) last spring, and now he’s ready to take on audiences across the globe with his new album Clear As Day. Find out more about Scotty’s small town to stardom story in his Kidzworld bio!
DISNEY.COM INVITES KIDS AND TEENS TO SHOW OFF THEIR MUSIC VIDEO STAR TALENT IN THE U ROCK THE HOLIDAYS EVENT!
Teen singer Brendan MacFarlane hails from Scotland, but is known for his gospel-inspired country and bluegrass sound. The14-year-old has been a smash hit with fans online, and his debut album The Road is now available on iTunes, featuring 11 songs he co-wrote with his father and uncle. Find out more in his Kidzworld bio!