B.E. Taylor is a longtime favorite in the Pittsburgh area. He is nationally known for his work as a song writer, music director, and as the lead singer of the B.E. Taylor Group. He recorded three major label albums in six years (two for MCA and one for Epic-CBS). His releases “KAREN” on Epic and “VITAMIN L” on MCA reached the BILLBOARD TOP 100 HITS. He also scored several regional top ten hits. B.E. released Try Love on Chrishae Records in 1997. Try Love features the hit single “This Time,” which was played in 100 markets and charted at #29 on Gavin’s Adult Contemporary Chart. “Love You All Over Again,” also from Try Love, was played in over 63 markets and is still receiving airplay on the nationally syndicated Love Song Show, Delilah, in 200 markets. (more…)
Birth name Destiny Hope Cyrus
Born November 23, 1992
Genres Pop, pop rock, country pop, electropop
Occupations Actress, author, entrepreneur, fashion designer, singer, songwriter, musician, dancer
Instruments Vocals, guitar, piano
Miley Ray Cyrus (born Destiny Hope Cyrus; November 23, 1992) is an American actress and pop singer. She achieved wide fame for her role as Miley Stewart/Hannah Montana on the Disney Channel sitcom Hannah Montana. Cyrus recorded music for the soundtracks, Hannah Montana (2006) and Hannah Montana 2/Meet Miley Cyrus (2007), released by Walt Disney Records. With the success of the Hannah Montana franchise she established herself as a teen idol. In 2007, Cyrus signed to Hollywood Records to pursue a solo career. She embarked upon the Best of Both Worlds Tour the same year, in which she performed as both herself and in character as Hannah Montana. The tour was eventually turned into a high-grossing concert film entitled Hannah Montana & Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert (2008). In July 2008, Cyrus released her first solo album, Breakout (2008), which was commercially successful.
She began her foray into film by providing the voice of “Penny” in the animated film Bolt (2008). Cyrus earned a nomination for the Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song for her performance of Bolt’s theme song, “I Thought I Lost You”. She also reprised her role as Miley Stewart/Hannah Montana in Hannah Montana: The Movie (2009). The Hannah Montana: The Movie’ soundtrack introduced her to new audiences within country and adult contemporary markets.
Vitamin C was born in Old Bridge, New Jersey and always had a strong love for dance. As a girl she had an extensive record collection, her favorites being the Beatles, Beach Boys, Blondie and the Breeders. Her early visions of super-stardom began to absorb her and she became almost obsessed with the idea of playing in a band.