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  1. Gladys Knight & The O'JaysRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Triangle.com

    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.'

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  2. New album reviews: Lianne La Havas, Wilco, Harry Belafonte and Trace SphereRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Canberra Times

    In my defence, I would hardly be the first or last to hear Lianne La Havas' songs and voice and think, "yes, nice mid tempo soul" and figure it will be easy to listen to and easy to move on from. The album opens with Unstoppable 's loping bassline and languid vocal that says I've heard some Jill Scott and Gladys Knight, and Green & Gold is a slinky groove with slinkier voice.

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  3. A double billing of soulRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Advertiser News (South)

    It's a night of classic soul featuring a double bill of Gladys Knight and The O'Jays, Friday, Aug. 28 at Mayo Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $85 to $150.

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  4. Gladys Knight and The O'Jays to Play MPAC, 8/28Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | BroadwayWorld.com

    It's a night of classic soul featuring a double bill of Gladys Knight and The O'Jays, Friday, August 28, 2015 at Mayo Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $85-150.

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  5. BWW Reviews: a Divine Bette Live at the Continental BathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... holds. In addition to Bette Midler and her accompanist Barry Manilow , its cabaret attracted the likes of Gladys Knight & the Pips, The Manhattan Transfer, Elaine Stritch and The Andrews Sisters (just to name a few). The baths became more than just ...

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  6. CTM Playlist: July 22, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | CBS News

    Among the hits the R&B/soul act Gladys Knight & the Pips recorded for Motown were "I Heard It Through the Grapevine," "Everybody Needs Love," and "Neither One of Us ." They later traveled to Buddah Records, where their hits included 1973's "Midnight Train to Georgia.

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  7. Roger and Larry Troutman: musical 'Cain And Abel'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Examiner.com

    ... Norman Whitfield and Barrett Strong Motown R&B classic, "I Heard It Through The Grapevine," famously sung by Gladys Knight & The Pips, and Marvin Gaye. "I Heard It Through The Grapevine" that the Zapp band musical fans have always wondered what the ...

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  8. R&B Songstress Jill Scott Rolling Out New CD On Summer TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | CTNow.com

    ... up in gritty North Philadelphia during the '70s, she was weaned on the sounds of Franklin, Millie Jackson and Gladys Knight and the Pips. "My mother would play those albums and then we would have these amazing block parties," Scott said. "Everybody ...

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  9. Legendsa concerts in Pomona celebrate black music, cultural outreachRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... instantly recognizable. No one had trouble identifying B.B. King, James Brown, Tina Turner, Aretha Franklin, Gladys Knight, Ray Charles, Wilson Pickett, Barry White, Bootsy Collins, Sly and the Family Stone, Marvin Gaye, Teddy Pendergrass, The ...

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  10. a oeLegendsa concerts celebrate black music and cultural outreachRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    02 (Imani Tate/Staff Photo) Sheri Whitten of Fontana pays tribute to soul music diva Gladys Knight during the “Legends” concert series celebrating Black Music Month. The concerts, conducted by Jeff McCarty of Diamond Bar, were held in ...

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  11. July 16 Vallejo A&E Source: a Divas of Soula unleash the lady classics in FairfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... Odabi, Stacey Carter, and Niecy Robinson pay tribute to R&B icons Aretha Franklin, Diana Ross, Billie Holiday, Gladys Knight, Tina Turner, Chaka Khan, and Anita Baker. Acclaimed musician Carlos Reyes is the music director and event producer and ...

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  12. The Wheels of Soul Tour Makes One Smooth RideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Houston Press

    ... set of originals (including material from their last record, Give the People What They Want ) and covers by Gladys Knight were practiced. But her energy, vocal prowess, and enthusiasm seemed otherworldly as she altered between fast and slow ...

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  13. Songwriter Michael Masser diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 11 | Music-News.com

    ... Time (But Today I Fell in Love) (Diana Ross / 1976 / #47 Pop / #4 AC / #61 R&B / #32 U.K.) So Sad the Song (Gladys Knight and the Pips / 1976 / #47 Pop / #3 AC / #12 R&B / #20 U.K.) The Greatest Love of All (George Benson / 1977 / #24 Pop / #22 AC / ...

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  14. Sharon Jones sizzles on stage to open TD Halifax Jazz FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... rhythm, and Jones began to lay it down. "Marvin Gaye wrote this song, and he was a crooner, but then my gal Gladys Knight came along with the Pips and she said, 'We've gotta take this to the grapevine!'" The uptempo take on the Motown classic Heard ...

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  15. Watch Portions Of The NewsOne Now Music SpecialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | NewsOne

    ... Donny Hathaway , also explained that in order to achieve longevity in the industry like Jeffrey Osborne , Gladys Knight , Michael McDonald , and Chaka Khan , he has to "maintain a good level of health." The soul singing duo also shared a Black music ...

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  16. Arctic Monkeys, Duran Duran honored at Silver Clef AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | Reuters

    ... "Best Live Act" award, winning the sole public vote of the event, which was held in London. Soul songstress Gladys Knight, pop star Rita Ora, rock group Duran Duran, heavy metal band Iron Maiden, producer and DJ Mark Ronson and classical singers Il ...

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  17. Dickinson 'bounces back' from cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | BBC News

    ... Bay who won best newcomer. Arctic Monkeys were also voted best live act of the year, Kasabian won best group, Gladys Knight collected the international award and Duran Duran were honoured with the lifetime achievement award.

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  18. The empress of soul Gladys Knight, Bournemouth International Centre, in concert tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | Daily Echo

    The seven times Grammy winner will be performing all her classic hits - Midnight Train To Georgia , Help Me Make It Through The Night, Licence To Kill , The Way We Were, Baby Don't Change Your Mind and You're The Best Thing - plus tracks from her latest album Where My Heart Belongs . Knight last toured the UK in 2009 in what was billed as her 'farewell tour'.

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

    Jul 2, 2015 | 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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  20. Music legend Gladys Knight wows the assembled audience at Sage GatesheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | 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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