You may haven't really heard of Kina Grannis, but just wait and see and you will. Winning the Doritos Crash the Super Bowl contest and being signed to Interscope, I'm sure you'll be hearing more from this one. Here's her upbeat version of New Soul by Yael Naim.
Already featured on Ellen and the Paul O'Grady Show in London, Charice Pempengco has been taking the world by storm and even made it on my top 8 girls on the rise in '08. On May 12, her dreams came true — performing Whitney Houston's I Have Nothing for Oprah.
This German import known by Urban put his soft acoustic skills on Leona Lewis' Bleeding Love. And although I did highlight this a few weeks ago, this is a version worth spotlighting.