Monday, October 26, 2015

Gabbo Ibarra as Lady Gaga

Yo me llamo

The main performance begins at about the 2:30 mark:

This costume is not quite as good, but nice vocals:

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Singer: Dmitry Bikbaeva

Performing as Natasha Koroleva:

Apparently this performance was too feminine for the judges.
Wait for the microphone drop:


Here's the singer performing as Cher (in English) on the same program.

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

China's "Your Face Sounds Familiar"

Start viewing about 1:03:30

And watch this one starting around 1:06:55 (more comedy than anything):

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Friday, June 19, 2015

Thanh Duy

Update, March 2022: The links had all disappeared, so I put in new ones in hopes that these will endure. I'm not 100% sure these are the same videos I originally posted, but they are all good.

Singing in English:

 And this is amazing:

You are also going to want to watch this.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Singers from Polish TV

From the Polish TV show, "Twoja twarz brzmi znajomo" dancer Stefano Terrazzino as Tina Turner:


 This is singer/actor Grzegorz Wilk as Amanda Lear:


Oh, and I believe Wilk is in the middle of this.

But vocalist Matthew (Matti) Jakubiec is another category of excellence altogether:


As Grażyna Brodzińsk singing from "My Fair Lady."

Compare to the original by Ewa Farna.

Original: Agnieszka Chylińska.

See Matti also as Lene Nystrøm Rasted and Sinéad O'Connor.

 I wish the American and British versions of this show had femulators of this quality.

Friday, April 10, 2015

Snow White Entertaining Troupe

This video features a lovely Taiwanese gurl group called Snow White Entertaining Troupe. They are featured in a 2013 documentary called "Prima Donna" (當家花旦). It seems fairly clear that the beautiful lead singer does her own singing. 

當家花旦 同名電影主題曲〈當家花旦〉MV    

Here are some additional excerpts (with subtitles):

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Singer: Renato Teroy

I see potential here. She's as beautiful as a cover gurl and is working on her live singing:

Friday, February 13, 2015

Singer: Jorge

The video quality isn't great and the voice needs some work, but Jorge exudes confidence:

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Singer: Florin Ristei

This is from the Romanian television program Te Cunosc De Undeva.

This is also interesting, vocally: