Gladys Knight Newswire

Gladys Knight Newswire

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  1. Meet Gladys, This Week's Adoptable Running DogRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Phillymag.com

    ... in Old City, where she is awaiting adoption. Why Gladys could be the right dog for you: Gladys was named after Gladys Knight because she has lots of soul. She is sweet and loving and would happily travel with you wherever you go. And just wait until ...

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  2. Music legend Gladys Knight wows the assembled audience at Sage GatesheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Chronicle Live

    The multi-Grammy Award winner was delighted to get such a warm reception from the Tyneside crowd who were just as thrilled to have her And so it was only fitting that the Empress of Soul received an en masse standing ovation from the assembled - and sold out audience - at Sage Gateshead on Saturday night. Everyone was on their feet to welcome the 72-year-old singer - and the lady herself was truly humbled by the warm North East reception.

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  3. Music Review: Gladys Knight, Royal Concert Hall, GlasgowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Sunday Herald

    It's testament to how highly Gladys Knight is regarded that her first UK show in six years began with a standing ovation. It may have come under the Jazz Festival banner, but this was vintage soul all the way, with particular emphasis on her gospel roots, including a closing religious medley.

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  4. a Few Minutes With Kellylee EvansRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | Nippertown!

    ... Evans covers Eminem's "Lose Yourself" on I Remember When . She also offers a breezy, contemporary take on Gladys Knight's soul classic "If I Was Your Woman." She covers Belgian rapper Stromae's light percussive "And So We Dance." She also does ...

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  5. Some of the stars who have played the Hampton Jazz FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    This weekend, Jennifer Hudson will be making her first appearance at the Hampton Jazz Festival, and Frankie Beverly and Maze will be making their 15th. Maze will tie Gladys Knight for the distinction of the most appearances at the festival by any artist.

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  6. Things to Do in Newcastle and the North East - Thursday, June 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Chronicle Live

    ... hooking ducks and taking turns on the teacups and carousels. Empress of Soul and seven time Grammy winner, Gladys Knight has embarked seven date UK tour in 2015, her first in six years. She will be performing all her classic hits at the Sage on ...

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  7. Gladys Knight to receive Raymond Weil International AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | ContactMusic.com

    Gladys Knight will receive the Raymond Weil International Award at the 2015 O2 Silver Clef Awards next month in London The 71-year-old icon will be honoured with the prize at the 40th edition of the annual ceremony - which has raised more than 8.5 million for music therapy charity Nordoff Robbins over the years - at the event on July 3 at London's Grosvenor House Hotel. On being announced as the winner of the prestigious award, she said: ''I am thrilled and honoured to be awarded the Raymond Weil International Award by Nordoff Robbins, a charity which does such incredible work.

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  8. Gigs in London - July 2015: the best live music next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | This Is London

    Simply a titan of soul music with a body of work that spans more than half a century, Gladys Knight comes to London as part of her first UK tour in six years. The Scottish band's debut album, Psychocandy, is approaching its 30th anniversary, but still resonates today.

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  9. Things to Do in Newcastle and the North East - Wednesday, June 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Chronicle Live

    ... get dressed to the nines and head to Gosforth for a flutter. Empress of Soul and seven time Grammy winner, Gladys Knight has embarked seven date UK tour in 2015, her first in six years. She will be performing all her classic hits at the Sage on ...

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  10. Gladys Knight heads to Sage Gateshead for sold out gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Chronicle Live

    Whilst the musical centre of gravity may be more than 300 miles away in Glastonbury, there is still plenty of live music to catch locally over the next few days. It is no surprise that the show by the "Empress of Soul" Gladys Knight, in Sage Gateshead 's Hall 1 on Friday, is a sell-out but it would be remiss to fail to acknowledge her return to Tyneside after a six-year absence.

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  11. Gladys Knight, O'Jays at DPAC on Aug. 23Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | HeraldSun.com

    Two of R&B's finest - Gladys Knight and The O'Jays - return to the Durham Performing Arts Center Aug. 23. Tickets go on sale at noon Friday at the DPAC box office, 123 Vivian St., at Ticketmaster.com and online at DPACnc.com. Friends of DPAC members may place their orders on Thursday.

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  12. Gang-gang: Mr Fluffy tragedy crushes and levels Tocumwal housesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... The melody is hymn-like and reverent, and it has been recorded by everyone from the Mormon Tabernacle Choir to Gladys Knight and the Pips. Of course the best version is by Gracie Fields, sung in her porcelain-shattering, wallpaper-stripping, ...

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  13. Motown pulls down the coversRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | Examiner.com

    ... frequently being recycled. Every track on Psychedelic Shack was recorded by at least one other Motown artist. Gladys Knight and The Pips covered three of them, including " It's Summer ." Ironically, cover versions of "Hum Along and Dance" by the ...

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  14. 'The people's band' comes to Hampton Jazz FestivalRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 20 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... weekend, it will be their 15th performance at the Hampton Jazz Festival - tying the unofficial record held by Gladys Knight. Beverly is 68 years old but says he still feels great. For about four decades now, he has been fronting a soul band with an ...

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  15. Annual River Days Festival Kicks Off Summer In The Motor CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | CBS Local

    ... on Friday, June 19th. Also, if you participate in the RiverFront Run you will receive a free admission coupon. Gladys Knight and the Pips and Bell Biv DeVoe top this year's schedule. You can find a full list of all music acts and other events on the ...

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  16. Gala Raises Over $300K For Greenwich's Dana's Angels Research TrustRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Greenwich Daily Voice

    STAMFORD, Conn. Stars such as Gladys Knight recently gathered at a Stamford event for the annual gala for Greenwich's Dana's Angels Research Trust, raising over $300,000 in the process, according to a press release.

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  17. Carr: Nut case upping the ante on Granny LizRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Boston Herald

    ... on the record as saying her imaginary dad took the midnight train, not to, but out of Georgia - so there, Gladys Knight and the Pips! Racial, on the other hand, has reported at least eight to the Spokane PD, two of them involving nooses, another ...

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  18. June Edition of Mondays Dark Benefits Orion Cancer FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Examiner.com

    ... that donated their talent and time in support of the worthy cause. Performers included singers Dani Corley (Gladys Knight's "If I Were Your Woman"); Elvis impersonator and one of the stars of Million Dollar Quartet, Justin Shandor (Stevie Wonder's ...

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  19. Singing dentist puts patient at easeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Barnsley Chronicle

    ... put patients at Kings Capitol Clinic, Dodworth, at ease. Some of his favourite artists include Elton John and Gladys Knight and the Pips. He said: "I'm a specialist oral surgeon and patients are sometimes very nervous when they come to me. "Then ...

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  20. Blues and Soul Night at the Greek with Tedeschi Trucks, Bramhall II, JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Examiner.com

    ... meaning than when she wrote it. Jones also added her Tina Turner impersonation. The next song was a cover of Gladys Knight's "Giving Up." If you want to hear great soul and funk Jones and the Dap Kings are the group to see. Following another ...

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