Bob’s Picks for Oct. 2010

Rihanna was just 15 years old when she was discovered in Barbados.    Producer, Evan Rogers was actually on vacation and overheard Rihanna harmonizing with some friends.  Rogers felt she was definitely star material.  Shortly after the 2 met, Rihanna moved to the States.  Once she recorded a demo with Rogers, she landed a record deal with Def…

Bob’s Picks for Sept. 2010

Katy was ranked the 97th artist of the 2000-10 decade by Billboard.  2008 is when she really became noticed with her single “I Kissed A Girl”.  The following year she produced an album titled “One Of the Boys”.  “Hot n Cold” and “I Kissed A Girl” both received “multi-platinum certifications”.   This summer “California Gurls” was…

Bob’s Picks for Aug. 2010

I wanted to highlight Auburn, as this month’s featured artist.  She’s definitely an R&B rising star.   She recently reached a huge career milestone and released her first radio single:  La La La,   I read about the background of the song  “Auburn vents her frustration with a clingy, insecure man – played by pop hitmaker I.Y.A.Z.,…

Bob’s Picks for July 2010

Mike Posner actually appeared on Lopez Tonight back on May 31st.  His debut album, “31 Minutes To Takeoff” is set to be released in 25 days (Aug. 10th).  He’ll be performing all 42 dates of the 2010 Warped Tour this summer.  The first single from the album (Cooler Than Me), as of July 3rd, had…