Monday, February 15, 2010

Pope Benedict Compete with Star of "Reality Show"

Pope Benedict XVI, Monday, was nominated to receive the highest award the British classical music. He will compete with television reality show star.

The Pope was nominated for Classical Brit Awards category Album of the year because of the song on the album Alma Mater - Music From the Vatican.

There are 10 competitors for that category, including two from the British television reality show, which stars Britain's Got Talent, Faryl Smith, and X-Factor, Rhydian Roberts.

Another competitor is the three Catholic priests from a group called The Priests, with their second release titled Harmony. Award-winning album of the year, chosen by the public, will be announced in London on 13 May. Last year the award was obtained by bagpipe music group The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards.