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WILL NBC’S THE WINNER IS BE A WINNER?

May 30, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

As if there weren’t a surfeit of singing contests on network television already, NBC announced on Tuesday that it was adding yet another one. Titled The Winner Is, the series will feature singers “dueling” against one another for a $1-million cash prize. The weekly competition will also include game-show elements. For example, a contestant will […]

VOICE OF AMERICA IS NOT WHAT YOU THINK IT IS

December 14, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

NBC is planning to add a third singing competition to the airwaves in early 2011 to compete with American Idol and Simon Cowell’s The X-Factor. Produced by reality show mavens Mark Burnett (Survivor) and John de Mol (Who Wants to Be a Millionaire), the new show, The Voice of America, is reportedly modeled after a […]