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While the music industry sleepwalks through the same failed practices that stopped working years ago, Susan Boyle's "Dream" provides clues on how to revitalize the business of music.
Susan Boyle represents everyone who has ever had a dream and was too afraid or insecure to pursue it. She has shown us that it can be done and we love her for it.
Susan Boyle's voice is stronger and more beautiful than Paul McCartney's and she sings better in tune. Someday she will be as big a legend as the Beatles.
it seems to me Susan's negative press in the tabloids and CNN, plus tweets on Twitter may have worked against her.
AP: LONDON - She dreamed a dream, and it very nearly came true.
But Susan Boyle 's reality show journey finished Saturday with a second-place finish ...
Boyle gives all late bloomers hope that we still have a chance to realize our own dreams. Want to be a singer? Run a marathon? Invent a flying car? Watching her, we know it's not too late!
To win the contest Boyle should revert to a song that shows her greater strengths, one which is in her complete range so that she can demonstrate she deserves to be a musical star.
Then Susan Boyle sang. She didn't just sing. She overwhelmed. She was perfect. The audience was on its feet. Simon was simply fooled and couldn't wash that "I've been had" smile off his face.
"I'm really really really pissed off," a source close to Zoolander reports he said, "Why does someone who looks like Susan Boyle get to have all that talent? It's just not fair.
Susan Boyle is the exact right singer with the exact right song for our exact right time. We have to let life kill the dreams we dreamed, and let new dreams surface.
I have a theory on why Susan Boyle has become such an instant and inescapable internet star -- she rebukes the bitchy cynicism that often defines reality talent shows.
Susan Boyle is a good singer, but she is not an extraordinary singer. So what is it about this performance that has resonated with so many people?
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