“AGT” continues its Season 11 talent search

The "America's Got Talent: Season 11" judges (Howie Mandel, Mel B, Heidi Klum and Simon Cowell) share a laugh during a taping of "AGT." (Photo property of NBC)

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Breaking News! America’s Got Talent announced their Judges’ Cuts’ guest judges for Season 11! Comedian George Lopez, country music queen Reba McEntire, former One Direction member, and Simon Cowell protégé … [Continue reading]

Catching Up with Nick Wright

Nick Wright powerlifting

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com I am very excited to welcome fitness personality, Nick Wright, back to Jake’s Take. Over the past three years, Nick has continued to grow his presence in the fitness world through his impeccable social media … [Continue reading]

Simon Cowell goes for the Golden Buzzer

Simon Cowell Golden Buzzer

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Simon Cowell did something historic tonight on America’s Got Talent (AGT).  He pressed the American Golden Buzzer, for the very first time! For a lot of AGT fans, it was a fantastic moment…but Simon is used … [Continue reading]

Jake’s Take: The 2016 Big Slick Weekend

The Big Slick Boys (Eric Stonestreet, David Koechner, Rob Riggle, Paul Rudd & Jason Sudeikis) returned to Kansas City for one incredible weekend. (Photo property of Jacob Elyachar)

Kansas City’s biggest charity event took place this weekend. Since 2010, the Big Slick Celebrity Weekend has raised over $3.25 million for Children’s Mercy Hospital’s Cancer Center.  The weekend is co-hosted by KC natives and Hollywood … [Continue reading]

Jake’s Take: The Best Albums of 2016 (So Far)

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By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com It is hard to believe that July starts in a few weeks! 2016 has almost zoomed right passed us. Countless of artists released hundreds of studio albums and extended plays so far this year. Jake’s Take is … [Continue reading]

The talent continues to explode on “America’s Got Talent: Season 11”

The "America's Got Talent" crew continue to find great talent. (Photo property of NBC)

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com America’s Got Talent continues to be one of the hottest talent shows on the planet! Each and every year, tons of talented people come out of the woodworks to see if they got what it takes to win the … [Continue reading]

A Tribute to Christina Grimmie (1994-2016)

Christina Grimmie The Voice

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Multiple news outlets such as CNN, USA Today, and E! News have confirmed that Voice alum and YouTube sensation Christina Grimmie is dead. The Season Six third place finisher was shot outside of her Orlando, … [Continue reading]

Jake’s Take’s Music Reviews: Week of June 10, 2016

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By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Welcome to Jake’s Take’s Music Reviews! Among the selections that are highlighted in this edition include a country group goes pop; a Tony-nominated actor sings Jazz, the return of Usher and an EGOT icon … [Continue reading]

Jake’s Take: Titans Rebirth

Wally West returns to the Titans

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Dick Grayson, Donna Troy, Garth, Roy Harper and Lilith are the Titans. This particular group of individuals was originally the top protégés of Batman, Wonder Woman, Aquaman and Green Arrow respectively. … [Continue reading]

“America’s Got Talent: Season 11” Auditions continue

Simon Cowell smiling

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Last week, America’s Got Talent returned! The longtime NBC talent competition series kicked off with a bang thanks to creator Simon Cowell joining veteran judges Howie Mandel, Heidi Klum and Mel B at the … [Continue reading]

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