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  1. Society Confidential: Allee Willis to throw rocking Detroit party inaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | Detroit News

    ... as Willis Wonderland. The big Detroit Party in Los Angeles also has a pretty cool host committee, including Freda Payne, Sandra Bernhard, Mary Wilson, Don Was and Valerie Simpson. Tickets to the party are $250 VIP and $100 general amission. Proceeds ...


  2. "Band of Gold" Superstar Freda Payne Pays Tribute to Ella FitzgeraldRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2017 | Huntington News

    Celebrated R&B and jazz vocalist Freda Payne will heat up the stage of the Keith-Albee Performing Arts Center, Friday, Feb. 10 at 7:30 p.m. to pay tribute to the legendary Ella Fitzgerald, for Ella's centennial celebration! 2017 would've been Ella Fitzgerald's 100th birthday. Payne, a life-long fan of Fitzgerald, is celebrating by touring her "Tribute to Ella" show encompassing personal stories and some of Ella's most memorable songs including "A-Tisket, a-Tasket," "Sweet Georgia Brown," "It Don't Mean a Thing," and "Mack the Knife," and more.


  3. RECORDING: Dennis Coffey: In the DRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... and Psychedelic Shack . Coffey also can be heard on Diana Ross & the Supremes' Someday We'll Be Together and Freda Payne's Band of Gold as well as many other soul-funk hits. In addition to his sterling career as a soul sideman, Coffey has had an ...


  4. Nobody's Son': Brewster, N.Y., author confronts his...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | News Times

    ... ays of what can happen when we hear a long-forgotten tune. In the book, Bread's "I Want to Make it With You" and Freda Payne 's "Band of Gold" send him right back to a lake-side vacation in


  5. Mark Steyn:Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Jewish World Review

    ... back when their faces were briefly recognizable. So I was delighted to find among the "other celebrities" was Freda Payne, who got to Number Three in 1970 with "Band Of Gold". If you're wondering what she's been doing since, well, she's now part of ...


  6. American Jazz Singer Freda Payne and Grammy Award Nominee B. Slade Joins the Sorting RoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 |

    American Soul/R&B singer Freda Payne and Grammy Award nominee B. Slade, who brought down the house during the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts' co-production of For The Record: Scorsese - American Crime Requiem, bring their signature vocal styles to The Wallis for special one-night-only concerts in The Sorting Room on January 7 and 8, respectively.


  7. Celebrities call on Electoral College to dump Trump in upcoming voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | ABC News

    ... the constitutional responsibility granted to you by [founding father] Alexander Hamilton himself," singer Freda Payne said. A group of Democratic electors, who have dubbed themselves the Hamilton electors, have also been working to convince 37 ...


  8. Funk Legend Dennis Coffey Shares Rediscovered 1968 Live Cut 'Fuzz': Exclusive PremiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | Billboard

    ... Today)" and "Psychedelic Shack," the Supremes' "Someday We'll Be Together" and Edwin Starr's "War," as well as Freda Payne's "Band Of Gold." Coffey began playing in the trio two years prior at another Detroit club (the Frolic Show Bar) before the ...


  9. 8 ways POP Montreal has stayed strong through 15 festivalsRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2016 | ChartAttack

    ... of Cale's former band. One of the final night's highlights was Winnipeg's Joanne Pollock 's stunning cover of Freda Payne's "Band of Gold." The swinging soul song might seem like an odd choice, but Pollock honed in on its emotional centre, using her ...