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  1. Fall Out Boy, Boyz II Men Tear Through 'Motownphilly' on 'Kimmel'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | RollingStone

    ... and Stone Temple Pilots ( "Joss Stone Temple Pilots" ), who performed "Interstate Love Song," and Jewel and Kool & The Gang ( "Jewel & and the Gang" ), who delivered a medley comprising some of the group's greatest hits.


  2. Kool & The Gang And The Floozies Release New SingleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 24 | The Huffington Post

    ... Good Records has been host to artists such as The Floozies, Freddy Todd, Manic Focus and even the legendary Kool & The Gang. The label has curated musical artists from varying genres who are all working together to keep the heart of Detroit beating ...


  3. QuintologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | WWOZ

    This legendary original UNO-centric band Quintology returns to the stage in a rare reunion. The five musicians trumpeter Mark Rapp, saxophonist and current faculty member Brent Rose, bassist Brady Kish, keyboard ace Charlie Dennard and drummer Mark Deflorio formed their band while students in the Jazz Studies program; all have gone on to successful independent careers.


  4. Vote: What's your favorite Kool & the Gang hit?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | The Jersey Journal

    On Tuesday, Kool & the Gang's party staple "Celebration" was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame by the Recording Academy. Robert "Kool" Bell and brother Ronald Bell, who grew up in Jersey City, founded the group in 1964 and went on to sell more than 70 million albums, including "Celebrate!" in 1980, which included "Celebration," the group's only song to reach number one on Billboard's Hot 100.


  5. 'Celebration' from N.J.'s Kool & the Gang makes Grammy Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | NJ.com

    On Tuesday, the Recording Academy announced the latest crop of recordings to be inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame. Among the Jersey inductees include everyone's favorite party song - "Celebration" - by Kool & the Gang, the disco and soul group founded in Jersey City.


  6. Music by Fleetwood Mac, Blondie & More Inducted Into Grammy Hall of Fame; Grammy Noms Coming Dec. 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 | WJXA-FM Nashville

    Classic albums and hit songs by the likes of Fleetwood Mac , Blondie and Joe Cocker are among the inductees to the Grammy Hall of Fame, which highlights recordings that are at least 25 years old and that "exhibit qualitative or historical significance." Among the newly-minted inductees: Cocker's 1974 hit "You Are So Beautiful," "Celebration" by Kool & the Gang , Blondie's pioneering 1979 single "Heart of Glass," Joan Jett & The Blackhearts ' "I Love Rock 'n Roll," Jimmy Buffett 's 1977 classic "Margaritaville," and The O'Jays ' hit "For the Love of Money," otherwise known as the theme from The Apprentice.


  7. Grammy Nominations Announcement, Hall Of Fame Inductees NamedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 | AllAccess.com



  8. Music by Dylan, Dead and more added to Grammy Hall of Fame for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 | Examiner.com

    ... generations and we are proud to induct them into our catalog of distinguished recordings." "CELEBRATION," Kool & The Gang, (Robert Bell, Ronald Bell, George Brown, Eumir Decodato, Robert Mickens, Claydes Smith, James Taylor, Dennis Thomas, Earl ...


  9. Wednesday Warriors #10: Comic reviews for 11/11-11/18Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 | Alabama Live

    ... the last nine months with no memories of his past or his identity - Sandy, a mysterious local who dances to Kool & the Gang to commune with voodoo spirts, just happened (perhaps conveniently) to find Clay in a gutter and was nice enough to nurse him ...


  10. Watch Jewel and Kool & The Gang jam on 'Kimmel'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Band, how to get down tonight. Make that, Monday night, which is when Jewel teamed up with veteran funk band Kool & The Gang on TV's "Jimmy Kimmel Live." The result was a medley of the Kool classics "Hollywood Swinging," "Ladies Night" and ...


  11. Jewel Joins Forces With Kool & the Gang as 'Jewel & the Gang' on 'Kimmel'Read the original story

    Oct 21, 2015 | Spin

    Jimmy Kimmel continued his portmanteautally awesome Mash-Up Mondays series last night by Frankensteining Kool & the Gang and Jewel together for a one-night-only collaboration he called "Jewel & the Gang." Flanked by her brass-wielding gang, the singer-songwriter-poet dazzled with a medley of some of Kool's greatest hits, including "Hollywood Swinging," "Ladies Night," and "Celebration."


  12. Jewel and Kool & the Gang Team for Sultry Medley on 'Kimmel'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | RollingStone

    'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'s Mash-Up Mondays continued with yet another unlikely collaboration as Jewel teamed with Kool & The Gang to form Jewel & The Gang. Jimmy Kimmel Live! 's Mash-Up Mondays continued this week with yet another unlikely collaboration as Jewel teamed up with Kool & The Gang to form "Jewel & The Gang."


  13. Watch Jewel & The Gang Play Jimmy Kimmel's Mash-Up MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Stereogum

    ... third Mash Up Monday of the month, and it was one of the good ones. Alaskan singer-songwriter Jewel joined Kool & The Gang to sing a medley of their '70s hits "Hollywood Swinging," "Ladies' Night," and "Celebration." Jewel is a pretty adaptable ...


  14. Jewel and the Gang perform a medley for Jimmy Kimmel's Mash-Up MondaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    Jimmy Kimmel's mash-up Mondays continued this week with Jewel and Kool & the Gang - a.k.a. Jewel and the Gang -who performed a medley including the Gang's songs, "Hollywood Swingin," "Ladies Night," and "Celebration." Picking Up The Pieces was a continuation of Jewel's debut smash, Pieces of You , and when speaking to EW about the collection , she highlighted her live performance.


  15. Oooh Child Ensemble's Rebirth , Reviewed: Keyboardist Drew Kid...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 5 | City Paper

    ... better days. Elsewhere, on the shape-shifting "Diko's Groove," Kid and the band craft a funk gem that evokes Kool & the Gang and Sly and the Family Stone. The instrumental plods along smoothly, with the drums breaking down into a nearly one-minute ...


  16. The Real Thing at the MercuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 5 | Gazette-news.co.uk

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  17. Children's Cancer & Blood Foundation Announces 2015 Breakthrough...Read the original story

    Oct 28, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... of hip-hop and pop music. Having recently collaborated live with artists spanning from Macklemore to Kool & The Gang, The Soul Rebels' eclectic performances harness the power of horns and drums in the party like atmosphere that will be sure to keep ...


  18. Country Superstar Tim McGraw Headlines Concert to Benefit University...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... linebacker Ray Lewis, and UMCH patients and their families also made guest appearances at the concert. Kool & the Gang, who recently celebrated 50 years together, played at an after-party at Mt. Royal Station at the Maryland Institute College of Art ...


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    Oct 24, 2015 | KXVO

    ... [email protected] . Nearly 2,000 People Attend Performance at Meyerhoff Symphony Hall in Baltimore; Kool & the Gang Entertain Crowd at Lively After-Party Children's Hospital (UMCH). McGraw, a Grammy-winning artist who has sold 40 million ...


  20. Color Me Badd, Bel Biv DeVoe plan 'family' reunion with fans at Soaring Eagle CasinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | MLive.com

    In the 1990s, young fans screamed for Bell Biv Devoe and Color Me Badd so loudly you could hardly hear the music coming from the stage. "Now it's kind of like a little family reunion," said Color Me Badd's Bryan Abrams, who with bandmates Mark Calderon and Adam Emil and Bell Biv DeVoe, a branch of the original New Edition, will take the stage at 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 30, at Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort.