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  1. Gordon Chambers New R&B Album - The Surrender InterviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | NewsBlaze

    ... duets with Grammy nominee Eric Roberson and 5X Grammy winner Lalah Hathaway. His credits as a songwriter include Anita Baker's Grammy-winning "I Apologize," the Grammy-nominated theme song from the film "Set It Off" called "Missing You" (recorded by ...

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  2. Chaka Khan's New Hashtag Celebrates Female PerformersRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2017 | WMJX-FM Boston

    ... If ever we needed more people like her..." Other women that have been nominated have been the R&B singer Anita Baker, the women who helped to inspire the Oscar-nominated film Hidden Figures, tennis stars Venus and Serena Williams, and Pam Grier. My ...

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  3. Grammy-Winning Songwriter Gordon Chambers Dedicates 4th Album,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Essence Magazine

    ... has accrued two decades worth of accolades, having penned chart-topping hits for icons and legends such as Anita Baker ("I Apologize"), Angie Stone ("No More Rain"), Brandy, Tamia, Chaka Khan , Gladys Knight ("Missing You"), Beyonce ("After All Is ...

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  4. January 26 celebrity birthdaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | KFVS12

    ... won 8 Grammy Awards. She's known for such hits as Sweet Love, Giving You the Best That I Got and Just Because. Anita Baker is 59 today. She's an actress, comedian and talk show host. Just last month, former President Barack Obama awarded her with ...

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  5. Inside New Edition's Overdue RenaissanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | RollingStone

    ... on the planet never really recovered, at least on recording. It's no coincidence that Luther Vandross and Anita Baker, singers of near peerless grace, and Prince and Michael Jackson, masters of pre-rap pop, released their best albums before ...

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  6. In Retirement, Anita Baker Brings Out the Best of UsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Houston Press

    ... Too $hort has discussed retirement time and time again only for it not to occur, time and time again. But with Anita Baker, the vocalist with a set of pipes tailor-made for ballads and provocative R&B, her retirement announcement seemed quaint and ...

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  7. Today In HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... Bill Cunningham is 67. Rock singer Robin Zander (Cheap Trick) is 64. Princess Caroline of Monaco is 60. Singer Anita Baker is 59. Actor Boris McGiver is 55. Actress Gail O'Grady is 54. Actress Mariska Hargitay is 53. Christian rock musician Nick ...

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  8. This day in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Boston.com

    Today's birthdays: Actress Jeanne Moreau is 89. Actress Chita Rivera is 84. Jazz percussionist Gary Burton is 74. Actor Gil Gerard is 74. Senator Thomas Carper, Delaware Democrat, is 70. Singer Anita Pointer is 69. Rock singer Robin Zander is 64. Princess Caroline of Monaco is 60. Singer Anita Baker is 59. Actress Mariska Hargitay is 53. In 1964, the 24th Amendment to the Constitution, eliminating the poll tax in federal elections, was ratified as South Dakota became the 38th state to endorse it. In 1968, North Korea seized the Navy intelligence ship USS Pueblo, charging its crew with being on a spying mission.

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  9. Today in History for Monday, Jan. 23, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | Amarillo.com

    ... Trick) is 64. Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa is 64. Princess Caroline of Monaco is 60. Singer Anita Baker is 59. Reggae musician Earl Falconer (UB40) is 58. Actor Boris McGiver is 55. Actress Gail O'Grady is 54. Actress Mariska ...

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  10. Anita Baker Retiring? Tweets Raise Questions About Singer's CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | News Max

    Anita Baker is believed to be retiring after posting a series of tweets this week that some have taken as a hint that the singer could be announcing her retirement. The "cryptic tweets" included one in which the Grammy-winning singer wrote, "Lotta rumors out there.

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  11. Grammy Award Winner Anita Baker Announces RetirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | NBC Dallas

    Anita Baker attends the 2010 Soul Train Awards at the Cobb Energy Center on November 10, 2010 in Atlanta, Georgia. On Jan. 12, Baker decided to put the rumors about her retirement from music to rest by tweeting "Lotta rumours out there.

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  12. Anita Baker's Top 10 Hits on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs ChartRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Billboard

    R&B diva Anita Baker quietly announced her retirement on Twitter on Jan. 12. In an effort to quell rumors of new music, she wrote, in part, "Lotta rumours out there. No Tour.

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  13. Is R&B songstress Anita Baker retiring?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | The Plain Dealer

    A series of cryptic tweets over the past week from the Grammy-winning songstress are leading fans to believe that Baker may be retiring by month's end. Priorities change[?] capturing this moment in time, while just eating lunch, is As appreciated as any previous or subsequent trophy[?] #Presence pic.twitter.com/TEaDOTQXMP Jan 26th will celebrate my 59th BDay retirement was 1 of many goals/dreams #SuchaBlessing [?] pic.twitter.com/7m1HTfy6gR Baker's most recent release was the 2012 remake of Tyrese Gibson's "Lately," which was supposed to serve as the first single from the forthcoming "Only Forever" album.

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  14. More glitz, fewer glitches: Day 2 of the Miss Gay Texas America Drag PageantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | Pegasus News

    ... first evening of the pageant . For example, the soundtrack to Monday night's evening gown competition was the Anita Baker song "Sweet Love" on repeat. Rebekah Whitney Jackson walks across the stage in her evening gown during the Miss Gay Texas ...

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