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32 min ago | New York Post

Why Weird Al is still the king of spoof

Weird Al was a college student in 1979 when he recorded his first hit, "My Bologna" - a parody of "My Sharona" by the Knack.

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Related Topix: 'Weird Al' Yankovic, Pop/Rock, The Knack, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo, CA, Dance, Black Entertainment, Weird

4 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

Members of extended Jackson family in reality show

The six-episode show, debuting Nov. 18 on Reelz, focuses on Alejandra Jackson, the ex-wife of Michael's brother Jermaine, and her five children.

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Related Topix: Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock

8 hrs ago | UPI

Michael Jackson physician Allan Metzger sells Calif. home

Michael Jackson 's physician, Allan Metzger, sold his Sherman Oaks, Calif., home for $2.6 million, the Los Angeles Times reported .

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18 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

House of Music building talent - and confidence

It's just past noon and New Bedford's House of Music is filled with children dancing, cartwheeling, and hula hooping to the sounds of the Jackson Five's "I Want You Back" - and their own laughter.

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Related Topix: Soul, Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Billboard

'Weird Al' Yankovic's Top 10 Biggest...

Before you hear "Mandatory Fun," listen to the 10 biggest hits so far in the parody master's amazing career.

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Related Topix: 'Weird Al' Yankovic, Pop/Rock, Best of 2007, Dance, Nirvana, Black Entertainment, Grunge, Celebrities, Madonna, Weird

Click2Houston

A look back at Mary Benton's Houston TV career

KPRC Local 2 reporter Mary Benton is leaving the station after more than two decades.

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Related Topix: Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock

National Public Radio

The History And Meaning Of Boy Bands

The Boston-based group was patterned on The Jackson 5 by producer Maurice Starr and went on to become the model for boy bands like New Kids on the Block.

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Related Topix: Dance, The Jackson 5, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, New Kids on the Block, Joey McIntyre, Donnie Wahlberg

Sydney Star Observer

Wollongong gay couple's costume creation a thriller for Michael Jackson

Despite some awkward introductions, partners Ricky Milne and Robert Manzini have hit the big time with a commission for the King of Pop A COUPLE from the Illawarra - who have only recently started designing clothes - have had the commission of a lifetime recreating a Michael Jackson jacket to coincide with the launch of a compilation of the late ... (more)

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Related Topix: Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Australia, Gay/Lesbian

MLive.com

The Jackson Five: Township raises, downtown street repairs, state merit exam results

Welcome to the Jackson Five, your weekly peek at five Jackson-area government and school stories you may have missed, and a look ahead at what to expect next.

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Related Topix: Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Jackson, MI, Jackson County, MI

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Hampton production brings the King of Pop back to life

For many performers, the prospect of stepping into Michael Jackson's high-flying shoes - imitating the legendary King of Pop on stage - would be more than a little intimidating.

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Related Topix: Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Hampton, VA, Theater, Arts, Entertainment

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Asbury Park Press

Did star lawyer botch suitcase murder case?Did star lawyer botch...

Did star lawyer botch suitcase murder case? Melanie McGuire blames attorney Joseph Tacopina Check out this story on app.com: http://on.app.com/1mlLajK Melanie McGuire - the former Woodbridge resident convicted of killing her husband, dismembering his body, packing it in suitcases and tossing it off a bridge in Virginia - says her former ... (more)

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Related Topix: Virginia, Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, State Prisons, Edna Mahan Correctional Facility for Women, Prison

The Reporter

'Foreverland' hopes to thrill Michael Jackson fans

Foreverland plays Sunday at the Elks Lodge in San Rafael, July 24 in Concord and Aug. 14 in Walnut Creek.

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Related Topix: Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Concord, CA, Walnut Creek, CA, Marin County, CA

San Gabriel Valley Tribune

!!! (Chk Chk Chk) among headliners at Viva! Pomona

Nic Offer, lead singer of Sacramento dance punk act !!! , doesn't feel like the mixed reviews for his band's latest album “Thriller” were fair as critics may have taken the album name a bit too literal.

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Related Topix: Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Long Beach, CA, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Livingston Taylor returns to Mechanics Hall

Livingston Taylor says he had his first professional job in Worcester in 1968, when he was 17. He sang at the former Y-Not coffeehouse near the YMCA on Main Street.

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Related Topix: Folk, Livingston Taylor, Worcester, MA, Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock

ContactMusic.com

Keith Urban Hologram Thrills Fans In Australia

The country star has been recreated in digital format with the same technology used for a hologram of Michael Jackson on stage at the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas in May , five years after the King of Pop's death.

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Related Topix: Keith Urban, Country, Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock

Suria

Michael Jackson documentary in fresh...

The makers of a Michael Jackson documentary are seeking an injunction against the late star's estate after alleging they have tried to block the sale and release of the film.

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WIGM-AM Medford

Listen to Dope New Usher Song "She Came to Give It to You" Featuring Nicki Minaj

Usher has dropped a dope as hell new song, this one featuring Nicki Minaj. It's called "She Came to Give It to You" and it reminds us of Thriller-era Michael Jackson.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Cincinnati CityBeat

Up in the Air

Driving by on Seymour Avenue , you wouldn't think twice about the 65 years of history held within the building's walls.

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Related Topix: Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Martin Luther King, Jr., Cincinnati, OH

Brandon Sun

Dispute on tiny Bahamas island pits ultra-wealthy against each other

A land development dispute between some of the world's wealthiest people in one of the world's most exclusive communities has escalated on a small island in the Bahamas.

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Related Topix: Thunderball, Action Movies, Thriller, Adventure, Celebrities, Sean Connery, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock

Creative Loafing Atlanta

Tracklist: Parquet Courts not interested in nostalgia

You see this book? This book tells the future. Tells the results of every major rapper event till the end of this century.

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Related Topix: Country, Pop/Rock, Florida Georgia Line, Dance, Black Entertainment, Comedy Movies, The Princess Bride, Adventure

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