Posts By: Sing Like A Star

The Process of Improving Your Singing Voice

Improving Your Singing Voice

If you watched this past season of the TV show competition American Idol, you know that Laine Hardy won the contest. It’s interesting because Laine auditioned before but didn’t make it too far in the competition. He went home to Louisiana. He decided to do various singing gigs for a year– which proved to be… Read more »

Is My Vocal Range Changing?

Vocal Range

John always loved to sing. When he was a little boy, he’d entertain at church, picnics, parties and more. Like most boys he had a “high voice” that “almost sounded like a girl’s voice.” He could hit high notes that singers like Mariah Carey hit! As John became a teenager, hormones kicked in and he… Read more »

Why Don’t I Like My Recorded Voice?

Recorded Singing Voice

Have you ever met a person who doesn’t like their picture taken? Chances are you have. They’ll tell you, “I don’t look good in photographs,” or “I don’t like the way I look in pictures.” People are very self-conscious and self-critical these days, especially in the era of selfies. Meanwhile, most people will tell you… Read more »

Can Your Teeth Affect Your Singing Voice?

Singers and Their Teeth

In most people’s minds, we all want “perfect teeth,” don’t we? They should be straight, with no gaps, pearly white, and make you look like a million bucks, right? Singers especially want nice looking teeth, since they’ll be showing them off to audiences. But what about people with “bad teeth?” Sometimes, “bad teeth” actually help… Read more »

The Benefits of Online Singing Lessons

Online Singing Lessons

In the old days, if you wanted singing lessons you had to literally go somewhere and sit (or stand) with an instructor, in-person, typically for an hour at an agreed upon time and place. But, thanks to technology, online singing lessons are currently available from companies like Sing Like A Star. What are some of… Read more »

The Traits of a Great Songwriter

Songwriting

If you want to study a “great songwriter” for our modern times, then you should definitely research the name “Max Martin.” He was born Martin Sandberg in 1971. The Swedish songwriter has written or co-written more than 20 number-one hit songs on the Billboard Hot 100 charts. Any of these songs ring a bell? Katy… Read more »