I found it interesting that HGTV’s Design Star contestants traveled all the way from their Sara Evans project at the Opryland Hotel to Cool Springs, Brentwood and Nolensville for shopping! Here are some of the Brentwood, TN area stores I spotted on the Sara Evans episode.
TV & Movies
Talk about Nashville homes of the stars! This summer, Nashville is home to the Design Star TV show by HGTV. Here are links to local gossip and blog coverage of Season 3, Design Star. Where exactly is the Design Star house? We’re guessing Percy Priest or Old Hickory Lake.
Does your family love watching the Army-Navy Game as much as mine does?
When will the Army-Navy Game air in Nashville?
I’ve checked this year’s Army-Navy Game kickoff time, as well as when the Army-Navy Game will air on our local CBS affiliate, News Channel Five.
Melinda Doolittle will be on tour this fall as part of Michael W. Smith’s Christmas 2007 tour with the Katinas. You can also see Melinda Doolittle on the national PBS special, Christmas At Belmont. She’s hosting the traditional Christmas Eve show from her alma mater, Belmont University School of Music.
Lucky Nashville area fans can see the show early on our local NPT station December 20th!
What has American Idol star–and Brentwood resident–Melinda Doolittle been up to lately?
We saw her familiar face on tv last night, and I hunted the YouTube video of Melinda Doolittle’s Zaxby’s commercials for your viewing pleasure. Watch her Zaxby’s commercials right here!
I also found out that Melinda Doolittle will be hosting the PBS special Christmas at Belmont in November, which you can watch nationally Christmas Eve.
And for all you loyal fans, I have a link to the Tennessean article which says yes, Melinda Doolittle is still single.
Melinda Doolittle gracefully stepped down from American Idol’s Top 3 tier. Here are a few reasons why we’ll miss her so much–and let you know how to contact Melinda Doolittle with fan mail.
Melinda Doolittle made a strong effort to crack the American Idol Final 2. The judges raved about Melinda’s flawless performances of ‘I Believe In You and Me,’ ‘Nutbox City Limits,’ and her favorite ‘I’m A Woman.’
Will Melinda Doolittle win American Idol? Her hometown fans are asking the question for tonight’s Top Four episode. Melinda sang Bee Gees hits ‘Love You Inside and Out’ and ‘How Can You Mend A Broken Heart?’ to mixed reviews.
Top Christian artist Michael W. Smith once toured with American Idol finalist Jordin Sparks. Smith’s blog explains more about his experience with the smiling young Sparks.
Melinda Doolittle goes rock during American Idol’s Top 6 episode. She giggles with guest Jon Bon Jovi, then gives a Tina Turner-esque performance of ‘Have A Nice Day.’
Qdoba Mexican Grill is a fresh-Mex restaurant in the Shoppes of Brentwood (the Target shopping center). Here is our review of the build-your-own-burrito fare, plus information about Qdoba Brentwood’s Melinda Doolittle fan parties.
Melinda Doolittle shone with an inner light during American Idol Gives Back, a fundraising episode for America’s neediest places. She made Faith Hill’s ‘There Will Be A Day’ completely her own. Christian music is clearly Melinda Doolittle’s element.
Brentwood’s Melinda Doolittle showed off her Music City roots in American Idol’s Country Night. She owned the stage with a hipper, younger look and a sassy performance of ‘Trouble Is A Woman.’
Brentwood’s Melinda Doolittle experiences her first brush with criticism on American Idol’s Top 8 episode. The Latin-themed night was hosted by Jennifer Lopez, who had previously sung Doolittle’s choice of music, Sway. When J-Lo advised her to show more sex appeal, Doolittle confessed she had little.
Melinda Doolittle brings down the house in American Idol’s Top 9 episode. After hearing Doolittle’s rendition of ‘I Got Rhythm,’ guest star Tony Bennett called her the best singer all day.
Melinda Doolittle sings Donna Summers’ hit ‘Heaven Only Knows’ on American Idol’s Gwen Stefani show. This energetic performance will whittle the contestants down to the final Top 10. The biggest criticism from the judges? What Melinda wore.
Brentwood’s Melinda Doolittle gives a stunning finale to American Idol’s Top Ten episode. Her youthful new ‘do and soulful rendition of Oliver! hit ‘As Long As He Needs Me’ garnered raves from the audience–and the judges.
American Idol’s Melinda Doolittle sang Diana Ross on the Top 12 Contestants episode. Melinda, an old-school Motown girl, broke down in tears after singing ‘Home’ from The Wiz. Paula Abdul and perhaps even Simon Cowell also cried. Includes judges’ comments about Melinda Doolittle’s performance and a link to the original lyrics of ‘Home’ from The Wiz.
There’s a new way to rent DVDs in Brentwood! Redbox.com DVD rental has installed a vending machine in the front of the Brentwood Harris-Teeter. Here’s all the information you need about renting from Redbox, including a link to free DVD rental codes!
Brentwood, TN contestant Melinda Doolittle sang ‘I’m A Woman’ on American Idol’s Top 8 Girls episode. Simon Cowell, Randy Jackson, and Paula Abdul had nothing but compliments for her energetic, sassy performance. ‘You little tiger’ exclaimed Simon. ‘We thought you were a pussycat!’
American Idol’s Melinda Doolittle looks almost too perfect to win America’s heart. Vocal coach Janet Kenyon of Kenyon Artist Development and image stylist Kelley Norris of IMPowered Consulting are her ‘two Gayles,’ a reference to Oprah Winfrey’s Gayle King. They prepared her wardrobe and a book which details her outfit for each day on American Idol.
The Fun Times Guide is following Brentwood’s Melinda Doolittle on American Idol, from a summary of her first audition in Memphis to the American Idol finale. Find links and summaries of all Melinda Doolittle’s performances here, with links and information to her Brentwood, Tennessee background.
Brentwood’s Melinda Doolittle gave a rave performance on American Idol’s Top 20. Simon, Paula, and Randy had nothing but praise for Melinda Doolittle’s rendition of My Funny Valentine. She dedicated the performance to her stylist and vocal coach. Melinda Doolittle makes the cut to American Idol Top 8 girls.
Brentwood’s Melinda Doolittle again impressed everyone after her performance on tonight’s Top 12 Girls episode. She sang an Aretha Franklin song, looked amazing in a leather jacket and jeans, and garnered explosive praise from the judges.
Brentwood TN vocalist Melinda Doolittle made the cut to American Idol’s top 24 finalists! She competes tomorrow against the other 11 female finalists.