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  1. Smooth Jazz Sensation, Reggie Codrington Re-Releases 'Christmas With Pops'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PR Log

    ... known musician and bandleader Ray Codrington, who played with numerous soul legends, including Little Richard, Gladys Knight, and the late Jackie Wilson. With the success of his album, titled 'Always In Motion' (released January of this year), and ...


  2. Lawmakers to celebrate Motown with exec Berry GordyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Hill

    The halls near the Capitol will soon be filled with the dulcet tones of Motown music, as legendary record exec Berry Gordy heads to the Hill to celebrate the genre he put on the map. Gordy, the 85-year-old founder of Motown Records and the man responsible for signing countless iconic 1960s acts including The Supremes, The Temptations, The Jackson 5, Gladys Knight & The Pips and many others, will be on hand Dec. 3 at the Rayburn House Office Building for an event dubbed Celebrating the Legacy of Motown Music.


  3. Gladys Knight, Journey, Trace Adkins and more will have you rocking on these cruisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | Los Angeles Times

    Seven-time Grammy Award winner Gladys Knight will join the lineup of headliners for live concerts on Carnival cruises in 2016. Knight, 71, the "empress of soul," is set to kick off the Carnival Live concerts Feb. 1-3 on some Caribbean cruises.


  4. Trace Adkins to Head Out with Carnival LIVE Again in 2016Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 18 | 102.9 The New W4 Country

    Carnival Cruise Line has announced its initial 2016 Carnival LIVE lineup and country musics' very own Trace Adkins will be heading out with them again this year. Journey, Gladys Knight, and KC & The Sunshine Band will also be entertaining guests on 11 different ships next year.


  5. Gladys Knight, Journey among 2016 Carnival LIVE cruise concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 |

    Carnival Cruise Line's 2016 Carnival LIVE concert lineup is out. Among the bands are Journey, Trace Adkins, Gladys Knight , and KC & The Sunshine Band who will perform on 11 different ships next year.


  6. 9 Celebs Who Know Their Way Around The KitchenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | Weekend

    ... Than 100 Simple, Healthy Ways to Feed, Family and Friends." "He's leavin' (leavin') on that midnight train to Gladys Knight's chicken and waffles restaurant." OK, so those really aren't the lyrics to Gladys's classic, "Midnight Train to Georgia," ...


  7. In Search of Inspiration: Berry Gordy Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Spence Finlayson Imagine a world without Diana Ross and The Supremes, Marvin Gaye, The Temptations, Gladys Knight and The Pips, Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Lionel Richie, Smokey Robinson and The Miracles and The Four Tops. You have just imagined a world without Berry Gordy Jr. Master Motivator Spence Finlayson , Bahamian born, international motivational speaker, corporate trainer and author, is the founder, president and CEO of The Phoenix Institute, a human resources development firm based in The Bahamas I grew up in The Bahamas in the sixties and seventies listening to the wonderful sounds of Motown, the record company that Berry Gordy founded.


  8. Jae Franklin gears up for another impressive releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 11 | PR Log

    ... Jae also shared her mother's love of contemporary pop and soul music, admiringthe music of Whitney Houston, Gladys Knight, Patti LaBelle, and Michael Bolton. Today, Jae is inspired by legends like Angelique Kidjo, Jamiroquai, Stevie Wonder, and ...


  9. Carly Rae Jepsen and Echosmith's Sydney Sierota Am...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 10 | WMGI-FM Terre Haute

    VH1's You Oughta Know concert event just added a bunch of presenters to its already star-studded lineup, including Carly Rae Jepsen and Echosmith 's Sydney Sierota . Legendary R&B singer Gladys Knight , Vampire Diaries actress/singer Kat Graham , Game of Thrones actress Natalie Dormer , comedian Hannibal Burress , Orange Is the New Black actress Taryn Manning and Saturday Night Live' s Jay Pharoah also will be on hand to present.


  10. Gladys Knight to Ring in the New Year at Walt Disney Concert HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 6 |

    Rhythm and blues legend Gladys Knight is set to perform on New Year's Eve at Walt Disney Concert Hall with two performances, at 7:00 PM and 10:30 PM. Knight and her band will perform a full set of fan favorites and greatest hits.


  11. Gladys Knight The Academy of MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 5 |

    A four-time Grammy Award winner and 1996 addition to the Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame, Gladys Knight gained fame as lead singer for Gladys Knight and the Pips. Her hits include 'I Heard It Through the Grapevine' and 'Midnight Train to Georgia.'


  12. The top 10 shows around Philly this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 4 | Philadelphia Weekly

    Call it a comeback it if you want to. 3 Gladys Knight + The O'Jays Nov. 6 at Academy of Music This master class in artistic longevity features some soul standard-setters who certainly belong in the "living legends" category.


  13. BWW Review: Motown: the Musical Brings the Music to Ppac In All the Best WaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 4 |

    ... they really were offstage. Other stars like Rick James, The Temptations, The Commodores, The Four Tops, and Gladys Knight and the Pips have "blink and you'll miss them" appearances. While it's great to have these fantastic musical moments play out ...


  14. This Week in Music HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... Joplin was cremated and her ashes were scattered from a plane into the Pacific and along Stinson Beach. - Gladys Knight and the Pips start a two week run at No.1 on the with 'Midnight Train To Georgia'. It was their 18th Top 40 hit and first No.1. ...


  15. Own Airs Four-Part Special Legends: Own at the Apollo TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 |

    OWN: OPRAH WINFREY NETWORK announced today it will air the star-studded primetime television event "Legends: OWN at the Apollo" beginning tonight, October 24 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on OWN. Filmed at the world famous Apollo Theater, the four-part primetime special will feature musical performances and intimate reflections by some of the biggest artists in music history, including seven-time Grammy Award-winner Gladys Knight; Grammy Living Legend Recipient and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Smokey Robinson; Grammy Award-winning and Billboard powerhouse The Isley Brothers; and eight-time Grammy Award-winning and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame recipients Earth, Wind & Fire.


  16. EXCLUSIVE: Behind the Scenes of Gladys Knight's Triumphant Return to the ApolloRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | ETonline

    ET was with Gladys Knight as the Empress of Soul prepared to return to the Apollo Theater stage for her special concert on OWN, which was both a celebration and a mini reunion. "It just takes me back," Knight told ET special correspondent Janet Mock.


  17. Critic's Corner: What's on TV this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 |

    Now this is a Saturday night. Among the truly legendary names sauntering uptown to jam at the iconic Harlem venue in this four-part series are Stevie Wonder , Gladys Knight, Smokey Robinson, the Isley Brothers, Earth, Wind & Fire, Dionne Warwick, Yolanda Adams, Joss Stone, and Ramsey Lewis.


  18. 'Goodfellas' heist turncoat describes his life of crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 |

    ... spot. We had strobe lighting and a disco ball," Valenti said. The club featured performances by Blondie and Gladys Knight and the Pips, he said. It was sold, though, and Asaro directed Valenti and Asaro's son to torch it after finding out the new ...


  19. Gladys Knight Returns to The Apollo With Some Famous FriendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | Billboard

    ... voices, at least from the ladies -- think of Mary Wells , Diana Ross , or the Marvelettes. On this roster, Gladys Knight and her raw vocals always stood out. Knight performed earlier this year as part of the Legends: OWN At the Apollo series -- ...


  20. Music Planner: Clearwater Jazz Holiday returns, Zedd blows minds and reggae rock takes overRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... a daily guide. Thursday: Soul stalwarts the O'Jays ( Love Train ) headline at 8:45 p.m., preceded by soul icon Gladys Knight ( Midnight Train to Georgia ) at 6:45 p.m. and Gloria West and the Gents at 5. Gates open at 4:30 p.m. Friday: Salty blues ...