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Celebrity odds and ends
The Canadian rapper-singer-actor won Woodie of the Year, given to music's top emerging artist, during the Woodie Awards in Austin.
Day in History: Magellan; Goddard; My Lai; Tonya Harding; Reba McIntire
In 1802, President Thomas Jefferson signed a measure authorizing the establishment of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y. In 1935, Adolf Hitler decided to break the military terms set by the Treaty of Versailles by ordering the rearming of Germany.
Celebrity birthdays for the week of March 16-22
March 16: Comedian Jerry Lewis is 88. Movie director Bernardo Bertolucci is 73. Game-show host Chuck Woolery is 73. Singer-songwriter Jerry Jeff Walker is 72. Actor Victor Garber is 65. Actor Erik Estrada is 65. Actress Kate Nelligan is 63. Country singer Ray Benson of Asleep at the Wheel is 63. Guitarist-singer Nancy Wilson of Heart is 60. Actress ... (more)
Upcoming shows at GA1 4ller Hall in Bikinis, Texas
Last month Bikinis, Texas announced the upcoming music calendar for the town's newly opened dancehall.
River Front Times
Ex-Asleep at the Wheel Singer Elizabeth McQueen Mixes It Up With Brothers Lazaroff
One doesn't join the world's foremost Western swing band lightly, and one leaves it even less so.
Ray Benson, Rosie Flores win big at Ameripolitan Awards
Ray Benson was named best Western swing male vocalist at the inaugural Ameripolitan Music Awards Tuesday night in Austin, where his band Asleep at the Wheel took honors for best Western swing band.