Category Archives: Actors as Singers

Now Hear This… Gwyneth Paltrow (Glee) “Do You Wanna Touch Me?” (Joan Jett Cover)

Gwyneth Paltrow is returning to Glee this Tuesday as substitute teacher Holly Holiday.  Gwyneth’s episode was one of my all time favorites that Glee has put out and I’ve been waiting for her return.  This time she is returning as … Continue reading

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Now Hear This… Kim Kardashian “Jam”

Why? Why? Why?  Why did Kim Kardashian feel the need to make music?  Hasn’t she learned the lesson other failed personalities had to?  Look at Heidi Montag, Lindsay Lohan, Tyra Banks, or Kim Zolciak.  Just because you are famous it … Continue reading

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Now Hear This… Matthew Morrison “Summer Rain”

Oh….Mr. Schuster!  Matthew Morrison is releasing his debut solo album on April 11th and I’ve been curious about what direction he would go in.  Would it sound like Glee?  Would it be show tunes?  But it turns out it is … Continue reading

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Moonlighting as… Jasmine Guy “Just Want To Hold You”

OMG.  Does anybody else remember Whitley from A Different World in the 80’s?  She was the stuck up Southern Belle who was too good for everyone except Dwayne Wayne.  Well I do and not only do I remember her from … Continue reading

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Moonlighting as… Kevin Bacon “Boys in Bars”

In keeping with my tradition of actors as singers I present…Kevin Bacon.  Kevin and his brother formed a band called The Bacon Brothers (Oh, the originality).  They have been playing together their whole lives, but Kevin’s acting career took of … Continue reading

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Now Hear This… Cee-Lo and Eva Mendes “Pimps Don’t Cry”

 Yes, your eyes do not decieve you.  This is actress Eva Mendes and Cee-Lo together on a song for her upcoming movie The Other Guys.  Eva flexes her vocal skills in this sultry, sexy,  Shaft inspired track and delivers.  Cee-Lo delivers … Continue reading

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Moonlighting as…Maggie Gyllenhaal “Just the Way You Are”

So ever since I had such a good response to my Gwyneth Paltrow post the other day I started to go through my library of music and realized I have quite a few songs of actors as singers/musicians.  I’ve decided … Continue reading

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