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  1. Amanda McBroom and Ann Hampton Callaway to Kick Off Segerstrom Center's 2017-18 Cabaret SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... it all brilliantly." She first came to the attention music lovers when Bette Midler 's version of Amanda's song "The Rose" hit number one all over the world in 1979. In addition to Midler, her songs have been recorded by a wide variety of artists ...

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  2. For Yingying Zhang, family came firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | The News-Gazette

    ... for outside interests, although Hou she likes to sing and plays the guitar. Her favorite song, friends said, was "The Rose," by Bette Midler. "Since she was in grade school, she was the head of the class," her father said. "In grade school, they may ...

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  3. FBI says grad student charged with kidnapping missing Chinese scholar ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | USA Today

    ... and outgoing. She played guitar and sang in a band called "Cute Horse" in China. One of her favorite songs was "The Rose," a hit in 1980 for American singer Bette Midler. Zhang's boyfriend has said that she was also cautious and wouldn't normally ...

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  4. Illinois man charged with kidnapping Chinese studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | WALA

    ... and outgoing. She played guitar and sang in a band called "Cute Horse" in China. One of her favorite songs was "The Rose," a hit in 1980 for American singer Bette Midler. Her boyfriend said that she was also cautious and wouldn't normally get into a ...

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  5. Chinese scholar believed dead; man charged with kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    ... and outgoing. She played guitar and sang in a band called "Cute Horse" in China. One of her favorite songs was "The Rose," a hit in 1980 for American singer Bette Midler. Zhang's boyfriend has said that she was also cautious and wouldn't normally ...

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  6. Hello, Dolly! starring Bette Midler is Broadway blissRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | Seattle Gay News

    ... dish. Although many fans may know her from her hit movies (which began with her Oscar-nominated performance in The Rose), Midler has always shone best onstage, radiating good will, lightning-sharp wit and unapologetic vulgarity. Truth be told, ...

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  7. Amanda McBroom to Bring VOICES to Catalina JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Amanda McBroom brings her new show, VOICES, to Catalina Jazz in Hollywood on June 30th for one show, celebrating the release of her new recording, VOICES, on Gecko Records. A singer-songwriter and concert artist, Amanda McBroom is the composer of the iconic pop hit, "The Rose," the mega-hit recorded by Bette Midler for the 1979 film of the same name, about a Janis Joplin-esque character.

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  8. Mystery of missing Chinese scholar shakes up the University of IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | Chicago Tribune

    ... lead singer in band called "Cute Horse" at college in China. One of her favorite songs, her boyfriend said, was "The Rose," a hit in 1980 for American singer Bette Midler. Zhang, they added, is also street-smart and cautious and would not normally ...

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  9. Mystery of missing Chinese scholar shakes up Illinois schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | Daily Chronicle

    ... called “Cute Horse” at college in China. One of her favorite songs, her boyfriend said, was “The Rose,” a hit in 1980 for American singer Bette Midler. Zhang, they added, is also street-smart and cautious and would not ...

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  10. Rose ceremony pays tribute to cancer victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 25 | Lethbridge Herald

    J.W. Schnarr The Rose Ceremony is a sombre observation prior to the start of the dragonboat races. The significance of remembering those who have battled, or lost their lives to, breast cancer was plain to see on the faces of those who took part in the event.

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  11. Bette Midler Fast FactsRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2017 | WICU12 Erie

    ... Outstanding Special in a Comedy-Variety or Musical for "Ol' Red Hair is Back." November 7, 1979 - Her first film, "The Rose," is released. It is loosely based on the life of Janis Joplin. January 28, 1985 - Midler joins 45 other stars to record "We ...

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  12. VIDEO: Bette Midler Keeps Talkin' Backstage with More HELLO, DOLLY ThanksRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... New Artist. In 1979, Bette made her film debut in portraying a doomed and self destructive rock & roll singer in The Rose, for which she earned the Golden Globe for Best Actress, Academy Award nomination, and Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal ...

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  13. Bette Midler sheds the poundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | New York Daily News

    ... in life and I would be a changed person from this experience and indeed I have been," she told reporters. "The Rose" star and self-proclaimed loner also admitted she unexpectedly gained a few friends in the Broadway community: "I wasn't prepared for ...

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  14. Hello, Dolly!'s Bette Midler Wins the Tony for Best Leading Actress in a MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | Broadway

    ... redits include Ruthless People , The First Wives Club , Beaches , For the Boys , Hocus Pocus , The Stepford Wives , The Rose and Scenes from a Mall . Congrats to Midler on her Tony win! It's so nice to have her back on Broadway where she belongs.

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  15. HELLO, DOLLY!'s Bette Midler Wins 2017 Tony Award for Best...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... New Artist. In 1979, Bette made her film debut in portraying a doomed and self destructive rock & roll singer in The Rose, for which she earned the Golden Globe for Best Actress, Academy Award nomination, and Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal ...

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  16. Golden Globe Winning Songwriter Amanda McBroom Duets With Vince Gill on New CD 'Voices'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Gecko Records is announcing the May 5th release of VOICES, the new recording from singer-songwriter-actress, Amanda McBroom . McBroom is celebrated internationally for her song, "The Rose," which became a worldwide hit for Bette Midler, won a Golden Globe for McBroom and also launched her own concert career.

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  17. Why Martha Stewart (Maybe) Slapped MeHarry SiegelRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | The Daily Beast

    ... "who has appeared in more bathhouses than Ed Koch." And then off he went and on shimmied Bette Midler, singing "The Rose." The tension started to lift out of the room. I no longer felt Stewart's suspicious eye on me, and Midler was really wailing. I ...

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  18. Blame Bette for Martha Elbowing Me To Protect Joe's HonorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... "who has appeared in more bathhouses than Ed Koch." And then off he went and on shimmied Bette Midler, singing "The Rose." The tension started to lift out of the room. I no longer felt Stewart's suspicious eye on me, and Midler was really wailing. I ...

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  19. Hello, Dolly!'s Bette Midler on Her Diverse Career: 'If You're Looking Back, You Can't Look Forward'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Broadway

    ... in heaven, playing the title character in Hello, Dolly! , a calm, casual Midler spoke about her favorite film gig, The Rose, and the joy she gains from simply making audiences laugh. Midler also made clear that she has retired The Divine Miss M, a ...

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  20. The divine Bette Midler returns in "Hello, Dolly!"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | CBS News

    ... dozens of movies, from "Hocus Pocus" and "Beaches" to "The First Wives Club." But one role stands out for her: "The Rose." "Oh, that was my favorite movie that I ever made. I had a great group around me, and it was a beautiful, beautiful production. ...

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