1. Ester Dean Talks Solo Career, Writing 'S&M' and 'Firework'

    May 24, 2011 10:16 AM EDT 0 0 0 It was 2009. Ester Dean had been plugging away for several years -- without much success -- trying to establish herself as a singer/songwriter. Then she experienced what she describes as her "oh, wow" moment. Dean saw the inspirational 200 ...