Ready to become a music sensation and not sure how to start? You're not alone; every well-known artist has struggled with the process of being a star! Karen Rodriguez, made her debut wither her first appearance on FOX's American Idol. During her music competition days, she made history by being the first bilingual finalist on Season 10 of American Idol.
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Though she didn't win on the top-rated show, the New York native caught the eye of one of the most important global Latin artists such as Marc Anthony, following with Romeo Santos. She didn't stop there, as she covered a Spanglish version of Justin Bieber's "Love Yourself" with over 5 million views along with Adele's "Hello" hitting10 million views on YouTube. It's clear she's musica goal-getter. These days, she's owning the process of becoming a bilingual artist with TIDAL Music.
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The music streaming platform has partnered with American Family Insurance (AFI) to create a new docu-series called “The Process”. The film will highlight Rodriguez's behind-the-scenes lifestyle as she pursues her dreams, from her first music scholarship at age seven, to career roadblocks and major triumphs like recording and performing her original music. “My musical journey has been one with ups and downs,” said the Dominican- Puervian beauty. “Every success and failure has taught me so much about myself and influenced my musical evolution. 'The Process' captures the pivotal moments of my journey that are crucial to my artistic growth. I can’t wait for everyone to know my story and witness my breakthrough.”
We're excited to experience Rodriguez who once saw Selena Quintanilla as her biggest role model become the same for young girls everywhere.