In “Real Housewives of Atlanta” news, Bravo just announced that they are giving the multi-platinum songwriter Kandi Burruss a new special called “The Kandi Factory.” In the special, Burruss gives two protégés the chance to come to Atlanta and learn the basics of pop music success personally from Kandi. She’ll transform hopefuls into the next big thing and if she can do it for Kim Zolciak, you definitely have a shot!
Burruss believes she can turn anyone with raw talent and drive into “something hot” and wants to give aspiring artists a shot at their dream. “With her breakout personality and straightforward attitude, Bravo fans have grown to love Kandi on ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta,'” said Eli Lehrer, Vice President of Development for Bravo. “‘The Kandi Factory’ will capture a unique look at her successful music career as Kandi transforms two music hopefuls into the next big popstar.”
Burruss is a Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter, a former member of the platinum-selling music group Xscape and the recipient of a Grammy for her work on TLC’s “No Scrubs.”
The Kandi Project Contestant Application – Do you have what it takes to be a popstar? Kandi is seeking singers, 21 years or older, no experience required. Those selected will work one-on-one with Kandi Burruss to create a pop sensation. She and her A team of producers, engineers, song writers, stylists and vocal coaches will help take you from a raw talent to a star!
1. You must be 21 years or older on September 20, 2011
2. You must be a legal United States resident.
3. Answer all questions honestly and to the best of your ability. Do not leave any questions unanswered. If questions do not apply, enter N/A (not applicable) as a response.
4. You will be required to upload a recent photo of yourself to submit with your application, please have it ready.
Application Start Date: 26 Sep 2011; Application End Date: 24 Oct 2011 Hopefuls can apply here.
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Kandi Kandi Burruss Its official @Kandi Gets the Green light from @bravotv for “The Kandi Factory” http://bit.ly/mQDDSu
Kandi Kandi Burruss “@BravoAndy: @Kandi happy for you”<- thank u sooooo much for this opportunity Andy! I can’t express how much this means to me! #KandiFactory
@Kandi Kandi Burruss Uncontrollable tears just came 2 my eyes right now…Everything n my life is coming 2gether & I’m thankful 2 God & every1 that supports me! 29 Sep via web
@BravoAndy @BravoAndy Andy Cohen @ @Kandi happy for you 29 Sep via UberSocial for BlackBerry