Entertainment industry professionals are holding meetings, drinking coffee, furiously typing away on their laptops or smartphones, but Bevier remains chill. She arrives with her boyfriend, Sam, in tow, and is rocking the perfect shade of pink hair. It all might sound like the culmination of years of hard work, but Bevier is not a typical year-old pop star on the rise. I have this whole very positive outlook on life. But she did. The video features her boyfriend, Sam, who recently transitioned from female to male. So, I was actually pitched this song.
He is already being tipped to win this year's X Factor after what Simon Cowell said was the best audition he'd ever seen. But the bisexual singer has not spoken to his father Owen McCubbin for a year after a falling-out. While Mr Johnson spent the weekend at a holiday park with friends to escape the sudden media attention, Mr McCubbin was glued to the TV, cheering on his estranged son. Holding back tears, the former delivery driver, 51, said he had no idea his son had even auditioned for the programme until last week. Mr McCubbin, who separated from Mr Johnson's mother Maria Burgess, 48, ten years ago, suffered a nervous breakdown last year. At around the same time he lost his job and was forced to sell the family home in Reading, and fell out with his son and daughter Janine. He remained reticent about the reason, describing it as a 'personal family matter', but added: 'I had a breakdown and was in hospital, but I'm better now. I really miss Danyl and would really like to see him when he has got time. Top performer: Danyl was delighted with the judges views on his audition. He texted Mr Johnson - who changed his surname from McCubbinin his late teens because he thought it was a better name for a performer - on Saturday and received the first contact in a year from his son in response.
Fight Song - The X Factor NZ Top 12 - Top 40 Singles
It appears on her extended play EP of the same name and on her major label debut studio album, and third overall, Wildfire Platten co-wrote the song with Dave Bassett. The song peaked at number six on the Billboard Hot and also reached number one of the Adult Contemporary and Adult Pop Songs airplay charts. Outside the United States, "Fight Song" topped the charts in the United Kingdom and Poland and also peaked within the top ten of the singles charts in Australia, Canada, New Zealand and Ireland and the top twenty of the charts in Slovakia. I wrote it because I needed to remind myself that I believed in myself. No matter what, I still was gonna make music, even if it was on a small scale. Even if it was just for me.
There are some songs that get covered over and over again on talent shows. It makes sense that so many artists would choose to perform them. As we saw this week on American Idol , going with an original song can also be risky. These are the songs we wish we could stop hearing on talent shows.