Gina Vespa – who, sadly, is not affiliated with the motor scooter company – is a GWU graduate currently residing in Maryland with her husband and two dachshunds. A freelance writer for both Diffuser.fm and PopCrush, Gina enjoys combining her love for music with her passion for writing. She has interviewed artists such as Matt Pond and Zac and Isaac Hanson, and she's always on the lookout for new bands to check out.
Who Is Isabel Gonzalez From ‘American Idol’?
Isabel Gonzalez just about charmed the pants off of the ‘American Idol’ judges during Wednesday night's audition episode (Jan. 23). At only 16, she has a rich and powerful voice is undeniably easy on the ears. Where on earth did this talented singer come from?
Candice Glover Wows Judges with ‘Syrup and Honey’ on ‘American Idol’
A highlight of tonight’s audition episode of ‘American Idol’ in Charlotte, N.C. was 22-year-old Candice Glover, who sang a powerful – yet appropriately sweet – version of Duffy’s ‘Syrup and Honey.’
‘American Idol’ Recap: Charlotte, Start Your Engines!
Tonight’s round of ‘American Idol’ auditions took North Carolina by storm, sweeping through the famous Charlotte Motor Speedway. The episode was filled with talent, laughter, tears and, of course, a healthy dose of drama.
Isabel Gonzalez Charms ‘American Idol’ Judges with ‘Nothing Can Change This Love’
On tonight’s audition episode of ‘American Idol’ (Jan. 23) at the Charlotte Motor Speedway, 16-year-old Isabel Gonzalez delivered a stunning rendition of Sam Cooke’s ‘Nothing Can Change This Love.’ Her talent and youthful ch…
‘The Voice’ Recap: Top 3 Artists Revealed
It’s been an exciting season of ‘The Voice’ so far, to say the very least. Tonight’s episode (Dec. 11) was both surprising and bittersweet, as one contestant was sent home while the other three remain.
‘The Voice’ Recap: Top 4 Artists Revealed, Adam Levine ‘Eliminated’
After tonight’s installment of ‘The Voice’ (Dec. 4), only four contestants remain. Tonight’s episode brought a few surprises as it solidified the remaining competitors, including performances by pop icons such as Ne-Yo and Matchbox Twenty.
Melanie Martinez Gets ‘Too Close’ on ‘The Voice’
On tonight’s installment of ‘The Voice’ (Nov. 26), 17-year-old Melanie Martinez delivered a charming and emotional performance of ‘Too Close’ by Alex Clare. As the show’s youngest contestant, she can’t quite …
Terry McDermott Rocks ‘The Voice’ with ‘More Than a Feeling’
Terry McDermott rocked the house on ‘The Voice’ tonight (Nov. 12) with his powerful version of Boston’s ‘More Than a Feeling.’ He may not have been born in the U.S., but it’s clear that Americans can relate to him like he&Cl…
Nicholas David Shows ‘The Power of Love’ on ‘The Voice’
Nicholas David delivered an impressive version of ‘The Power of Love’ by Huey Lewis & the News on ‘The Voice’ tonight (Nov. 12). This Minnesota soul man has made it clear that he’s ready to break out of the club scene and become a s…
‘The Voice’ Recap: Live Elimination Round
Tonight’s installment of ‘The Voice’ (Nov. 8) – also known as the live elimination round – determined who has moved on to the top 12 and who was sent home. America voted for two winners from each team, and the coaches were left with the difficult tas…
Sylvia Yacoub Represents Team Christina with ‘The One That Got Away’ on ‘The Voice’
Sylvia Yacoub exposed a softer, more vulnerable side of herself during tonight’s live playoffs on ‘The Voice’ (Nov. 7). The singer performed Katy Perry’s ‘The One That Got Away’ and took a risk that no other contestant on th…
Adriana Louise Shines on ‘The Voice’ with Katy Perry’s ‘Firework’
On tonight’s episode of ‘The Voice’ (Nov. 7), Adriana Louise represented Team Christina during the live playoffs with a passionate rendition of Katy Perry’s ‘Firework.’ And boy, did she shine brightly!