I love music. So thought maybe I’d occasionally write a post dedicated to my favourite artists.
So many of the best unfortunately disappear, without having deserved it, in my opinion.
Here is another singer who has just simply disappeared.
Lucie Silvas – Nothing Else Matters
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She came here to Spain once and she was in a dance competition show, Fame! Let’s Dance. That was a show that was popular for a few years, every year they had a bunch of dancers and they trained the dancers over a period of months and every week a pair of dancers was eliminated.
Lucie Silvas came and performed at that show. I really really liked her. And then she disappeared. Her first CD was a super hit but her second CD flopped so her record company simply dropped her and she was unable to find a recording contract since then.
She was so talented. But even so, her record company just dropped her.
This is, I think, the best song on her CD, although “What You’re Made Of” was also a very famous and popular hit from that CD.
I thought she had written “Nothing Else Matters” but turns out it’s a cover of someone else’s song, Metallica’s.
Yes it is really really sad, I wish Lucie Silvas would find another recording contract. She is an AMAZE performer, just incredible. It’s amazing how this business (or any other business for that matter) works. She had 2 incredible years, with gigs just about every day as she herself says, and then…… Nothing. Nada. Zilch.
Her second CD flopped so her recording company simply dropped her and since then she hasn’t been able to find a single thing. Not one recording contract. Not one gig. Nothing.
She has written songs for a third CD and recorded tons of demos of these songs but still, nothing.
And in contrast, they kept dragging a drug addicted and spaced out Whitney Houston out for more and more gigs even though she wasn’t even able to produce any sounds or keep her eyes open she was so conked out.
You can check out Lucie Silvas’ website, where she sometimes posts demos, new music and recordings, here: http://luciesilvas.com
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