Well SOAP, Michelle and Ciara aren't on the (give another shot) pile for nothing (also Ellie if you mean Delirum). Ciara depends on the era, the first and second album probably have the best shot of making it.
Vitamin C.. I can't put my finger on what it is, I like the songs, it feels like my kind of pop but something about the actual CDs makes me feel meh. Maybe it's just that orange is ugly