This years' Miscellaneous 2007 Muse's Muse Awards are a sweep...or Sweet, as in Kelly Sweet, who is also the recipient of the most likely to achieve commercial success award.
Best Produced Project: "We Are One" - Mark Portmann for Kelly Sweet
Best Engineered Project: "We Are One" - Kelly Sweet
Best Female Vocals: Kelly Sweet
Best Male Vocals: Dan Ferrari
Best Lyrics: Dan Ferrari, Owen Sartori
With songs that flow seamlessly from track-to-track, Kate Schutt displays the poise and execution of a seasoned performer on a major label. From the provocative string arrangements on the projects' opening song, "How Much In Love," to the most commercial track, "Raining," this CD is a treat for both new and old school lovers of Jazz (who will especially appreciate the stellar "Wrecking Ball").
Best Rendition Of A Cover Song: "The Glamorous Life"/Shelia E, covered By Kate Schutt
Best Chance Of Getting A Publishing Deal: Dan Ferrari
Best Female Performer: Kelly Sweet
Best Male Performer: Dan Ferrari
Best Performance by a Duo, Group, or Band: South Border - "Wish You Were Here"
Best Overall Chance Of Commercial Success: Kelly Sweet
While the retro 80's vibe on the debut CD of The Attorneys may or may not be intentional, the musicality and production are outstanding and serve as the perfect backdrop to the refined lyrics and energetically engaging vocal performances that are the signature of this project.
Best Chance To Appear On MTV: The Flying Machines
Best Chance To Headline A Major Tour: The Flying Machines
Best Ballad: "So It Is" – Coles Whalen
Best Party Track: "Out Tha Box" – Voice
Best Originality: Voice
Best Break Out Potential: Voice
Best Musicianship: South Border
Best Band: South Border
How do you follow-up a 5-song EP that wins 4 Muse's Muse Awards? With a "Platinum" edition of an LP that contains 15 songs and video footage; including the previous gems "Sweet," "Tha Show," the fan favorite, and most downloaded song in Asia, "Rainbow." Yes, South Border's timing is excellent and this latest Episode is one that music lovers AND the industry will want to tune into.
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