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  1. The Dorsey Birthplace Festival to celebrate 'father of gospel'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Times Georgian

    ... Aires, Argentina, and released a fourth album in 2009. Her website describes her as "a regal combination of sass and soul." Headlining the blues show will be a legendary performer who has worked with the likes of James Brown, B.B. King and Ray ...

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  2. Review: John Travolta Has the Dapper Look, but 'Gotti' Is a MessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | The New York Times

    That the long-gestating crime drama "Gotti" is a dismal mess comes as no surprise. What does shock is just how multifaceted a dismal mess it is.

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  3. This day in historyRead the original story

    Friday Jun 15 | Boston.com

    Birthdays: Actress Eileen Atkins is 84. Author Joyce Carol Oates is 80. Rhythm and blues singer Eddie Levert is 76. Actress Joan Van Ark is 75. Rhythm and blues singer James Smith is 68. Boxing Hall of Famer Roberto Duran is 67. Pop singer Gino Vannelli is 66. Actress Laurie Metcalf is 63. Actor James Patrick Stuart is 50. Rapper MC Ren is 49. Actor Clifton Collins Jr. is 48. Golfer Phil Mickelson is 48. Actor John Cho is 46. Actor Eddie Cibrian is 45. Actor Fred Koehler is 43. Actress Sibel Kekilli is 38. Actress Olivia Hack is 35. Singer Diana DeGarmo is 31. In 1567, Mary, Queen of Scots, was imprisoned in Lochleven Castle in Scotland.

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  4. Will 'Ain't Too Proud' be better than other jukebox musicals?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | SFGate

    Cast members of "Ain't Too Proud: The Life and Times of the Temptations" perform during a trial run last year at the Bay Area's Berkeley Rep. The new musical will open at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, with an eye toward moving to Broadway.

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  5. Best of L.A.: Music - R&B, Country, Pop, Jazz and Everything ElseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | LA Weekly

    TDE's first lady needs no introduction. Being on the same label as Kendrick Lamar, ScHoolboy Q, Ab-Soul, Jay Rock and Isaiah Rashad certainly comes with a lot of pressure, and SZA does not disappoint.

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  6. Film Review: 'Superfly' remakes a Blaxploitation classicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | O-R Online

    Director X's "Superfly" transplants the 1972 Blaxploitation classic from Harlem streets to suburban Atlanta mansions, flips Curtis Mayfield's soul score for Future's hip-hop soundtrack and forsakes the original's politically charged grit for shallow music-video indulgence.

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  7. 7 Ways to Pride This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Advocate

    Break out the tissues, the new Fab Five are back and winning hearts and minds as they administer feel-good body and soul makeovers throughout America's heartland in Queer Eye season 2. This time around, the eight-episode season has Antoni, Tan, Jonathan, Karamo, and Bobby breaking new ground for the series when they style a woman and a trans man. Expect plenty of fabulous food, hair, clothes, interior design, and most importantly, heart and laughs.

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  8. The girl from a Durham village with a voice like Tina Turner who...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Daily Mail

    ... simply, astounding. No schmaltzy ballad, no bubblegum pop affair: Courtney sang Hard To Handle by the Sixties King of Soul himself, Otis Redding. Not an easy choice, but she gave it a stirring twist all of her own. Her rendition had more of the ...

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  9. In 1968, music made Asbury Park a respite from unrest Source: Cox Media GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | WSB-TV

    ... The Doors, The Beach Boys, Ray Charles and others jamming out in the city that had live entertainment etched into its soul. There weren't just big national acts playing. Local bands, some who would also go onto fame, lined up to play at smaller ...

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  10. Ruel Releases Highly Anticipated Debut Ep Ready TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... artists in 2018. Compared to the likes of Frank Ocean and James Blake by NYLON Magazine, Ruel was introduced to soul, blues, and jazz by his music-loving father, and counts Stevie Wonder, Dave Brubeck and Amy Winehouse as major musical influences ...

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  11. Chromeo's Fifth Studio Album Head Over Heels Out TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... R&B auteur The-Dream, post-colonial emcee French Montana) and future (upstart London bad gal Stefflon Don, rising neo-soul star Amber Mark, downtown New York darlings Onyx Collective). Absolute legends Raphael Saadiq and Rodney "Darkchild" ...

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  12. Mempho Music Fest Announces 2018 Schedule, Opens Ticket SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... of local talent. Mempho is fully committed to the #BringYourSoul city branding movement, celebrating the originality, soul, and change that Memphis is known for. Accordingly, we'll see shows by many a local legend: Juicy J, Project Pat, Lucero, Eric ...

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  13. Guitarist Dee Brown Releases New Album 'Remembering You'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... great, artist, composer and producer Nate Harasim, on another of Remembering You's emotional high points, the mystical, soul jazz flavored ballad "Beauty Within." Remembering You is dee Brown's first major release since his 2014 album (also on ...

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  14. Mempho Music Festival Announces Daily LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Jun 15, 2018--Mempho Music Festival, brought to you by Big River Presents, has announced the daily lineup for its second edition, which will return to Memphis, Tennessee, on October 6th and 7th, 2018. Nestled in the heart of Shelby Farms Park, Mempho Fest blends today's top performers with Memphis' rich musical history, creating a festival experience filled with music, food, and nature for people of all ages.

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  15. The Number Ones: Mary Wells' "My Guy"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Stereogum

    ... Instead, she uses phrasings that remind me more of mid-century jazz-pop singers than of what we'd come to understand as soul music. A hit like this probably should've led to great things from Wells, but that's not what happened. Egged on by her ...

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  16. Detroit Music Weekend 2018 is underway -- here's what to know17 MinsDetroit Music Weekend is hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | ClickOnDetroit

    Echoing the city-wide celebration in 2017 of Aretha Franklin, which included the naming of a Detroit street in her honor as well as a mayoral key to the city, this year The Jackson 5 will be the honored legend. In addition to the hundreds of performers, the Jacksons themselves -- Tito, Marlon, Jackie, and Jermaine -- will perform live, outdoors and free-to-the-public, on Saturday, June 16 at 9 p.m. The mesmerizing, highly polished 75-minute show also highlights brother Michael's legacy through the use of revolutionary digital technology.

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  17. Dave Koz & Friends to perform at Ruth Eckerd HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Dave Koz and friends will kick off the Summer Horns Tour Friday, June 22, 8 p.m., at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Following the highly successful Summer Horns Tours of 2013 and 2014, this year's tour will have the same high-level energy delivering hits, including songs from the upcoming new album "Summer Horns II: From A To Z," a copy of which is included with every ticket purchased.

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  18. Careless Whisper in the Abyss: A Wham!/Slayer mashupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Boing Boing

    ... does. This mashup by YouTuber Bill McClintock is called "I Heard it Round and Round the Grapevine" and sets Gaye's 1968 soul classic "I Heard It Through the Grapevine" with the hard-rocking track from RATT's 1984 single [] Salesforce has reinvented ...

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  19. Swedish Singer and Producer Becky and the Birds Releases Debut EP Out NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Critically acclaimed Swedish singer and producer Becky and the Birds has today released her debut self-titled EP. The five-track EP is stitched together with soul-stirring spoken word vocal samples and noises plucked from nature.

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  20. "Super Fly" influenced hip-hop. And hip-hop influenced the remakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Fast Company

    Director X talks about the lasting impact Super Fly had on the genre and the many ways hip-hop factors into his action-packed new remake. Hip-hop didn't even exist in any mainstream sense when Super Fly came out in 1972, but the seminal Blaxploitation film  about a drug dealer trying to get out of the game had a massive impact on the genre.

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