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Lyndsey Parker

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Past:
  • Cashay
  • Rolling Stone

Recent articles by Lyndsey:

'The Voice' coach Blake Shelton's 'soul-crushing' decision: 'My heart's broken right now'

On a night of tough decisions, Blake was crushed to let a promising contestant go... right after she sang his own song. → Read More

'The Masked Singer' Hamster is infamous 'Saturday Night Live' comic

When the Hamster crooned Luis Miguel’s “Sabor a Mí” in Spanish, the judges actually thought Marc Anthony or a member of the Iglesias family might be inside that furry costume. → Read More

Blake Shelton jokingly advises Kelly Clarkson to quit 'The Voice'

"My advice to you? Quit," Blake flat-out told Kelly, as she faced a tough decision during Season 21's final Battle Rounds. → Read More

'The Voice' heartthrob Carson Peters is a 'country Patrick Swayze' with an Elvis edge

"His voice has got the bluegrass stuff and the country stuff, but it has almost an Elvis kind of harder-edged tone," said guest adviser Dierks Bentley. → Read More

'The Masked Singer' Cupcake is sweet-voiced, Grammy-winning girl-group legend

The Cupcake was supposed to perform as part of a duo, but when her sister had "some health issues that we couldn't avoid," she ended up going it alone. → Read More

Paula Cole recalls how her biggest '90s hit was misunderstood: 'It was horrific'

"One of the writers wrote that I was the ‘Tammy Wynette of Lilith Fair.’ And it was so the opposite — I was actually one of the most outspoken feminist dark horses on that whole stage.” → Read More

'Voice' adviser Camila Cabello reminisces about first collab with Shawn Mendes: 'I walked away with more than a song'

As Cabello watched a Battle Rounds rehearsal of her own 2015 hit “I Know What You Did Last Summer,” she shared the story of how the song sparked a romance with Mendes, who she started dating in 2019. → Read More

Billy Idol opens up about addiction, nearly losing leg in accident: 'I could have died'

"I needed to get ahold of myself. I was going to kill myself, or I was going to go crazy, or be locked up forever," the rock star says of his 1990 epiphany, which inspired his new single. → Read More

'The Masked Singer' Baby is 'one of the most recognizable voices of our generation'

This overgrown wild card croaked out a performance so nightmare-fueling, it almost was too weird for basic cable. → Read More

'Voice' contestant's heartbreaking audition right after mom’s death: 'I just can't believe I have to do this part without her'

"I was really glad that I was moved enough turn around, because sometimes in life, when it rains it pours, and you just need a break from the storm,” Parker McKay's coach Kelly Clarkson mused. → Read More

'What just happened?' 'No one saw that coming!': A shocking decision on 'The Voice'

This seemed like a surprising snub, but then the contestant explained that she'd been given a sign from God. → Read More

Steven Van Zandt recalls leaving the E Street Band to be 'the political guy': 'It occurred to me that I'd blown my life'

"I really had a big mouth in those days and I wasn't afraid to use it, so corporations were not that comfortable with me," Little Steven says of his post-Springsteen "Sun City" era. → Read More

Burlesque queen Dita Von Teese talks aging, ageism, and embracing change: 'What's wrong with not caring about looking younger?'

"My ass doesn't look like maybe when I was 24. But there's other things about me that are getting better," says the icon, as she closes in on three groundbreaking decades in the industry. → Read More

'The Masked Singer' Dalmatian is 'one of the biggest stars in hip-hop'

Nicole Scherzinger guessed this was one "one of the Lil's," meaning an A-list rapper. And it turned out that he was inspired to do the show by the biggest Lil of them all, Wayne. → Read More

Make A Wish teen with 'sudden death disease' gets to try out for 'The Voice': 'Dream come true'

Berritt Haynes's original wish was to simply attend a 'Voice' taping, but instead he found himself on the stage. → Read More

Gloria, Emily and Lili Estefan open up about colorism in the Latinx community: 'We need to have this conversation'

“For Hispanic Heritage Month, I think it’s important not just to celebrate our sameness, that we’re all Latinos, but for us to celebrate the beautiful cultural tapestry that we bring to this country,” pop star and “Red Table Talk” host Gloria explains. → Read More

'Voice' contestant with 'very unique look' makes Ariana Grande cry: 'I am choked up'

"That was so incredibly moving. ...Every single second of it was so emotionally charged," said the new coach through tears. → Read More

Olivia Newton-John was 'anxious' about sexy song 'Physical': 'I tried to get them to stop it'

“I remember I recorded the song, and I was really anxious about it, because I thought I'd gone too far,” the pop star confesses 40 years later. → Read More

Shocking Puffer Fish elimination is the "biggest upset in 'Masked Singer' history"

“I think you guys are going to be upset that you decided to keep the wild cards,” Nick Cannon scolded the audience after this stunning result. → Read More

Cassandra 'Elvira' Peterson opens up about hiding her 19-year relationship with a woman: 'I felt hypocritical — and I hate hypocrites'

"I think it will be nice not to have to hide it, and for her and me not to have to lie to people all the time, which is basically what we were doing. I hate that." → Read More