The Voice

Singing Nun Covers Madonna's 'Like A Virgin' (Yes, Really)

The Huffington Post Canada | Jason MacNeil | Posted 10.23.2014 | Canada Music

After winning the Italian version of "The Voice" earlier this year, Sister Cristina Scuccia, an Italian Ursuline nun, is releasing her debut single wh...

How Mastery can Make you a Rock Star at Work

Sheldon Dyck | Posted 10.07.2013 | Canada Alberta
Sheldon Dyck

American Idol. Maybe it's your favorite TV show ever. Maybe you think shows like it and The Voice -- with their Top 40 pandering and on-stage tears and warped "reality" -- are a cultural nightmare brought to prime-time life. Whether you're a fan of these pop-star factories or listen exclusively to Norwegian death metal doesn't really matter.

WATCH: Christina Aguilera Tones Down Her Makeup

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.21.2013 | Canada Style

Christina Aguilera is no stranger to controversy over her changing style but the singer looked better than ever on the red carpet at a screening of NB...

Defying Your Inner Voice

Amber Rehman | Posted 04.04.2013 | Canada Living
Amber Rehman

Unless we self-reflect and make a change we risk becoming the voice we grew up defying. We might live long enough to see ourselves become the villain. The circle of defiance continues except now our children are the rebels and we are the evil empire.

How American Idol Killed the Music Star

Danko Jones | Posted 03.27.2013 | Canada Music
Danko Jones

Since the late 90s, reality shows have taken over almost all of today's television programming. What this new star process yields are anxious malleable, vacant performers who ape correctly, take instructions obediently and, outside of pleasing the masses, don't have a shred of genuine character.

CBC's Reality Show Over the Rainbow

Donald D'Haene | Posted 12.19.2012 | Canada
Donald D'Haene

Over The Rainbow is the first reality competition that I have discovered that did not humiliate auditioners, I have been happy to tune in every week from day one. That's right -- no auditioning Dorothy (and there were thousands) found their non-gold card audition televised on television. Imagine!