Lillie Nicole McCloud first appeared on the Billboard US R&B charts as "Nicole" in 1985 with "Always and Forever". Her single "Don't You Want My Love" in 1986 reached Top 10 in the US Dance charts, in addition to charting in Belgium, France, Germany, the Netherlands, and Sweden.
Ten of McCloud's singles landed in the US Billboard R&B and Dance charts. In 2002, McCloud's single "Search’n"
In the mid 2000's, with her career not taking her where she wanted to go in the music industry, Lillie McCloud quit recording to spend time raising her children and grandchildren. After following the first 2 seasons of the hit show The X-Factor, and with her families support, Lillie decided to pursue a real recording career again, looking to sing the music she truly believes in. The X-Factor provided a fantastic opportunity to try to make a real comeback in the industry singing the music she loves. It worked and everyone took notice.
Lillie McCloud amazed the world with her fantastic X-Factor 2013 audition when she sang her version of "Alabaster Box" by CeCe Winans. Receiving a standing ovation from Judges Simon Cowell, Demi Lovato, Paulina Rubio and Kelly Rowlands, as well as the entire packed auditorium audience where she was compared to the great Whitney Houston, Kelly Rowland asked "Where You Been?" "Where You Been Hiding?"
Lillie McCloud is not hiding anymore. After being dubbed one of the most talented performers in all 3 seasons of the The X-Factor, with Judge Simon Cowell saying she has a really incredible voice, Lillie McCloud is back with her first single release since her appearance on The X-Factor.
What About The Beautiful Children" is a phenomenal ballad with an incredibly uplifting message about taking care of the children who will be the future of the world. With all the atrocities against children in the world today, Lillie McCloud has recorded an incredible song to bring about social awareness to an extremely important issue that is sure to be an iconic song in the world of music.
Reality TV fans, music afficionados, industry insiders, and radio programmers are extremely excited about the release of Lillie McCloud's first single after her X-Factor appearance where she was deemed "The Voice" of Season 3.
"What About The Beautiful Children" is now available in 2 different mixes on iTunes as well as all other digital download sites worldwide.
The Official iTunes link for "What About The Beautiful Children" is https://itunes.apple.com/
"What About The Beautiful Children" was written by Lillie McCloud, William Adderly and Dr. Ted Carrick. The original version was produced and mixed by Steve Gordon at Royal Palace Studios in Miami, Florida, and mastered by Mike Fuller, The R&B mix was produced and mixed by Sam Harmonix. Cover artwork by Cortney Furniss. Background vocals by Shannon McCranie.
The Jimmy Star Show is pleased to showcase the expertise and talent of Lillie McCloud and all anticipate a fun and informative time talking with her about her career and the entertainment industries at large.. Join King of Cool Jimmy Star, Cool Man about Town Ron Russell, and Hollywood Vixen Deidra Sarego as they have a playful and sometimes wild time with the talented featured guest!
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