The A Cappella Blog will return to regular posting on January 4, 2010. The 2010 season will include a number of new features that are currently in the works. In the meantime, we share these bits of news:
-People revealed that Nick Lachey will serve as the host for NBC’s The Sing-Off. You can check out the full article here.
-The Concordian student newspaper at Concordia University has posted a review of the A Cappella Throwdown competition that went down last weekend. Read more here.
-Just yesterday, Varsity Vocals and Total Vocal announced their selections for the 2010 Best of College A Cappella compilation. You can view the full article here. The track listing appears below.
1. "Use Somebody" by The Cornell University Chordials (originally by Kings of Leon)
2. "Closer" by Ithaca College Ithacappella (originally by Ne-Yo)
3. "Ordinary World" by The University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill Clefhangers (originally by Duran Duran)
4. "Say (All I Need)" by The University of Virginia Sil'hooettes (originally by OneRepublic)
5. "Ain't No Other Man" by The Suffolk University Ramifications (originally by Christina Aguilera)
6. "I'm In Love With A Girl" by James Madison University Exit 245 (originally by Gavin DeGraw)
7. "That's What You Get" by Tufts University sQ! (originally by Paramore)
8. "Shadow of the Day" by The Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Rusty Pipes (originally by Linkin Park)
9. "Plane" by The University of North Carolina-Greensboro Spartones (originally by Jason Mraz)
10. "Misery Business" by The Tufts University Jackson Jills (originally by Paramore)
11. "Come Around" by The University of Connecticut Conn-Men (originally byopb Marc Broussard
12. "Movin' On" by The University of Southern California SoCal VoCals (originally by Elliott Yamin
13. "Tyrant" by University of Pennsylvania Off The Beat (originally by OneRepublic)
14. "Lovestoned/Ya Ali" by University of Pennsylvania Penn Masala (originally by Justin Timberlake)
15. "California Dreamin'" by The Harvard University LowKeys (originally by The Mamas & The Papas
16. "Take Me As I Am" by University of Connecticut A Completely Different Note (originally by Tonic)
17. "Tattoo" by Clemson University TakeNote (originally by Jordin Sparks)
18. "Listen" by Brigham Young University Noteworthy (originally by Beyonce)
19. "Cold Water" by Oxford University Out Of The Blue (originally by Damien Rice)
20. "Who Are You" by The Tufts University Beelzebubs (originally by The Who)