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  1. 10 Most Memorable Super Bowl Halftime ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    Halftime at the Super Bowl was once the break to run to the bathroom, grab a new drink and refill a plate with snacks. But it has been years since viewers left the television when the players left the field, as the NFL booked a series of pop stars and rock legends to entertain the crowd and viewing audience.

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  2. 5 Of The Most Memorable Super Bowl HalftimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    Coldplay tries to make its mark before 100 million people Sunday at halftime of the Super Bowl. Here are five of the most memorable shows, for different reasons.

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  3. Prince 'Piano & a Microphone' TourRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Scoop

    Prince will bring his Piano & A Microphone tour to Australia and New Zealand this February for 10 exclusive and intimate shows. Prince will perform 4 shows at Melbourne State Theatre on February 16 and 17, 2 shows at the Sydney Opera House on February 20 and 2 shows at Sydney State Theatre on February 21. Prince will also perform for the very first time in New Zealand at Auckland's ASB Theatre on February 24. For those blessed enough to attend, everything about these exclusive performances has been carefully considered to deliver special once-in-a-lifetime experiences.

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  4. Trust Prince To Book An Australian Tour Ten Days In AdvanceRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Echo

    Prince shocked fans with an out-of-the-blue announcement yesterday that he would be commencing his national tour within the month. The legendary performers' solo Australasian performances will be the most scaled back shows he's done outside his late night shows at small clubs and bars, such as the ones he played at Bennetts Lane in Melbourne and the Basement in Sydney nearly four years ago.

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  5. Super Bowl: 5 unforgettable halftime showsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    What's more pop than playing for one of the world's biggest audiences? And what's more pressured than trying to make a definitive statement in about 12 minutes? Those are the stakes of the annual Super Bowl halftime show, which in recent years has drawn more than 115 million viewers. The 50th Super Bowl takes place Sunday, with a halftime show by Coldplay featuring a guest appearance by BeyoncA .

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  6. Prince confirms NZ date and intimate venueRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Promoters for the star today confirmed his debut performance in the country after yesterday teasing about his imminent Australia-NZ tour. Tickets for the show at the 2000-plus capacity theatre will go on sale at midday on Thursday February 11 via Ticketmaster.

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  7. Hear Batman's New Theme From 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice'Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | Movies.com

    When you think of Batman, you may hear any number of theme songs in your head. Perhaps it's the nah-nah-nah-nah-nah-nah-nah-nah of the 1960s TV series.

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  8. First Madonna, now Prince NZ-bound tooRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Fans have waited years for 1980s pop icons Prince and Madonna to play in New Zealand. Now they're turning up within a month of each other.

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  9. HITnRUN or HITSnMISSESRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | San Diego Reader

    As a Prince devotee, I hold the diminutive artist up to colossal standards. While never losing respect for his creativity or willingness to take risks and push boundaries with each new album, I also recognize when his efforts aren't on the mark.

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  10. Most memorable Super Bowl halftimesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Coldplay tries to make its mark before 100 million people Sunday at halftime of the Super Bowl. Here are five of the most memorable shows, for different reasons.

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  11. Super Bowl: Half-time highsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sky Sports

    Katy Perry performs with during the half-time show at last year's Super Bowl, but was upstaged by the shark on her left As well as a tantalising match-up between Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos to look forward to, as always the half-time entertainment will be high on the agenda. Perhaps a somewhat surprising pick in the top five half-time shows, but be honest with yourselves, who didn't enjoy Perry's powerful performance from last year's Super Bowl? It was somewhat lacking in subtlety, entering the stadium as she did riding atop a massive mechanical lion, during her opening number 'Roar', and bowing out with a literal bang as fireworks accompanied her closer, 'Firework'.

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  12. Let it rain, Prince drops surprise tour on Australia like it's no big dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mashable

    That's right. The man himself, Prince, is on his way Down Under in one of the most out-of-the-blue touring announcements ever seen.

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  13. Prince announces last minute Australia and New Zealand tour datesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    BMX legend and MTV's The Challenge host Dave Mirra dies aged 41 of apparent suicide just yards from his old high school after leaving cryptic message on Instagram paying tribute to his wife 'Under your definition President Obama wouldn't be progressive!' Hillary punches up at Bernie in Democratic debate over claims she's not left-wing enough 'Enough is enough!' Hillary blows up at Bernie over campaign's 'artful smear' suggesting she gave Wall Street special favors in exchange for $675,000 in speaking fees 'Something smells in Iowa': Calls for an audit of Hillary's 'victory' as chairman of local Democrats who oversaw caucus results is revealed to be Clinton backer Hillary shows signs of a New Hampshire comeback as Bernie's lead shrinks by 7 points overnight in latest poll - and Marco rides Iowa 'bounce' to second place Playboy model and 'Queen of Snapchat' Katie May, dies after suffering ... (more)

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  14. Prince is finally coming to NZRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    He's recorded some of pop music's biggest songs across a career spanning four decades - but Prince has never performed in New Zealand. Until now.

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  15. Prince is coming to New Zealand for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stuff.co.nz

    Details of the tour, including dates and venues, will be announced shortly. Event organisers announced on Friday afternoon that the Purple Rain hit-maker is scheduled to bring his Piano and Microphone tour to Australia and New Zealand in February 2016.

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  16. NFL 2016 Super Bowl 50: Seven halftime performances to rememberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sydney Morning Herald

    The Panthers may be the bookies' favourites for Monday's Super Bowl but as always attention is on the half time show which has transformed from hokey cheerleaders and marching bands into Emmy award winning spectacles. Here's some of the noteworthy performances of the modern gridiron arena: Prince's explosive show is regarded at the best Super Bowl halftime performance.

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  17. Best medicineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Missoula Independent Online

    How comedian Charley Macorn found redemption, identityand some good punch lines On the podcast Best Films Never Seen, three Montana comedians gather to spiritedly review 'forgotten gems' of cinema.

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  18. Michael Jackson used to watch videos of Prince's failures for funRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Digital Trends

    Pop legend Michael Jackson used to enjoy kicking back, relaxing, and laughing at videos of Prince messing up, according to a new memoir by producer and record studio head L.A. Reid. Jackson apparently enjoyed watching Prince "falling flat as he could" and would allegedly even show his favorite outtakes of Prince's on-stage failures and bad movies to visitors, including Reid, at his Neverland Ranch.

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  19. Watch: The 9 best Super Bowl halftime shows of all timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | PennLive.com

    Pop and pigskin: Bloated Top 40 extravaganzas are just as much of a Super Bowl Sunday tradition as hot wings, brewskies and armchair superjocks. This wasn't always the case.

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  20. Model Fabio Lanzoni to Lead the 3rd Annual "The Greatest Escape"...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    The Pacific Mesothelioma Center is excited to announce the third annual "The Greatest Escape" Motorcycle Ride, proudly presented by Worthington & Caron, P.C. The ride will be on July 26, 2015 and start at the Glendale Harley-Davidson. LOS ANGELES, CA, June 30, 2015 /24-7PressRelease/ -- The Pacific Mesothelioma Center at the Pacific Heart, Lung & Blood Institute is excited to announce the third annual "The Greatest Escape" Motorcycle Ride, proudly presented by Worthington & Caron, P.C. The ride will be on July 26, 2015 and start at the Glendale Harley-Davidson.

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