Tara McDonald Biography (Wikipedia)
Tara Jane McDonald is an English-Irish songwriter and vocalist signed to Mercury/Universal records and equal rights & LGBTQ activist. Tara achieved success working and co-writing with Armand Van Helden and Axwell on the chart hits 'My My My' and 'Feel the Vibe'. Both these projects debuted at No. 1 in the club charts before peaking in the UK sales charts at No. 12 and No. 16, respectively. She has also collaborated with Todd Terry, co-writing the song "Get Down", and with David Guetta, co-writing "Delirious" and "You Are Not Alone" on his album Pop Life.
McDonald hosts her own dance music radio show called "I Like This Beat" (formerly called "Shut Up & Dance"), a one-hour show currently syndicated in 40+ countries and 50+ stations across the world, which is also released as a free podcast through iTunes.
At the start of 2012, McDonald worked as an assistant vocal coach on the first series of the TV show The Voice in Belgium alongside the French pop star Quentin Mosimann. The winner of this series, Roberto Bellarosa, was from their team and went on to sign a recording contract with Sony Music.