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Wednesday Aug 20 | Detroit News

Tickets on sale

Hip-hop artist B.O.B will perform Nov. 14 at Saint Andrew's Hall. Tickets go on sale Friday.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

Detroit News

Tickets on sale

Kendall Schmidt, left, and Dustin Belt of Heffron Drive will bring the group to St. Andrew's Hall on Sept.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

RollingStone

Rick James: 10 Essential Tracks

The punk-funk king gets freaky on everything from a 1966 Neil Young collaboration to a groundbreaking 1988 rap duet During his five-decade career as a pop libertine, singer, producer and multi-instrumentalist, James Ambrose Johnson, Jr., a.k.a. Ricky Matthews or Rick James, was reportedly more of a superfreak than any very kinky girl he didn't take ... (more)

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

2014 Funk Festival at the Fox Theatre Set for 10/4

In celebration of the life and times of funk master Rick James, the 2014 Funk Festival is taking over the Fox Theatre on Saturday, October 4 at 8 p.m. The lineup is loaded with funk stars including Cameo, the Mary Jane Girls featuring Val Young and The Family Stone, the Zapp band, Al Hudson and One Way and Jalil and Exstacy of Whodini.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

The Gaston Gazette

Today in history - Rick James dies at age 56

In 1862, the Confederate ironclad CSS Arkansas was scuttled by its crew on the Mississippi River near Baton Rouge, Louisiana, to prevent capture by the Union.

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USA Today

Today in History August 6

Highlights of this day in history: The United States drops an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan during World War II; LBJ signs the Voting Rights Act; Pope Paul VI dies; Scientist Alexander Fleming born; Funk singer Rick James dies.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

Detroit News

Tickets on sale

Kendall Schmidt, left, and Dustin Belt of Heffron Drive will bring the group to St. Andrew's Hall on Sept.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Keyshia Cole to Open Where My Girls at Tour at the Fox Theatre, 9/20

Four-time Grammy nominated, multi-platinum-selling singer-songwriter Keyshia Cole will kick off her "Where My Girls At Tour" at the Fox Theatre on Saturday, September 20 at 8 p.m. with special guests Monica and Jasmine Sullivan.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Star Tribune

Item World: Rick James remembers Prince; Chris Lawrence hooks up with ...

St. Paul-reared Chris Lawrence , 25, has signed with Pitbull's imprint Mr. 305 Ent., and he's already generating a buzz with his tender heartbreak single "Withdrawal."

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