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  1. Singer David-troy Somerville Dies At 81Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | ContactMusic.com

    He co-founded rock 'n' roll band The Diamonds in 1953 with members of a vocal group who were waiting to audition for a talent show, and became their coach before assuming the role of lead singer. Throughout the late 1950s and early 1960s, The Diamonds scored 16 hit singles on the U.S. Billboard charts, including popular tracks Silhouettes, The Stroll, and Little Darlin', which was the third best-selling song in America in 1958, just behind Pat Boone's Love Letters in the Sand and Elvis Presley's classic All Shook Up.

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  2. The Diamonds Frontman David-Troy Somerville, Singer of 'Little Darlin',' Dies at 81Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Billboard

    ... year-end recap of the Best Sellers in Stores chart, behind only Elvis Presley 's "All Shook Up" (No. 1) and Pat Boone 's "Love Letters in the Sand" (No. 2). Somerville has been inducted into five music halls of fame: the Canadian Music Hall of Fame, ...

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  3. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon visits Novato home of 'American mom'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    ... over the years. At the reunion Saturday, Ban recalled his stay with the Patterson family and how he was given the Pat Boone record, "Love Letters in the Sand." "I've watched him get smarter and smarter," Patterson said. "From 18 he came to us with a ...

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  4. Pat Boone stays true to his frat in his Charleston screedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Chicago Reader

    I just spotted an essay that brought back memories-memories of a moment in my long-lost youth that I hadn't thought about in roughly two days. The essay was written by Pat Boone-that's right, the popular 1950s singer-who has taken to punditry.

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  5. Conservative crooner Pat Boone says Obama wrong about racismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | New York Daily News

    Singer Pat Boone, 81, has written an online letter to President Obama, saying the African American leader uses the word 'racist' too much. Pat Boone, the former 1950s crooner and an ultra-conservative fundamentalist, is asking President Obama to stop using the r-word.

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  6. Neile Adams Comes to Hollywood's Catalina Bar & Grill TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... "Connecticut Yankee," "Where's Charley?," "Desert Song," and others. Film and Television credits include: "The Pat Boone Show," "This Could Be The Night," "The Bob Hope Show," "The Eddie Fisher Show," "The Patrice Munsel Show," "The Walter Winchell ...

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  7. Pat BooneRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2015 | CBS News

    He's a clean-cut, milk-drinking, church-going icon, from his gleaming white teeth to his trademark white shoes. In the Fifties Pat Boone was the second most successful singer in terms of hits on the music charts .

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  8. a Pat Boone: Proudly squareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | CBS News

    Singer Pat Boone had an appreciative listener in Shirley Jones in the 1957 film, "April Love" -- and he still has plenty of loyal fans today, despite a certain reputation for which he makes no apology. This morning Tracy Smith talks to a legend: "That's me," he told Smith.

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  9. Who does Boone want in 2016?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | Fox News

    Jun. 17, 2015 - 10:48 - Legendary singer Pat Boone honored by The Heritage Foundation for his 60-year career, talks fame, tragedy and 2016 hopefuls

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  10. Jacksonville native Pat Boone celebrates 60th year in show businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... live, and I didn't have time to even look at the kinescopes," he said. Boone was 23 when the first season of "The Pat Boone-Chevy Showroom" went on the air on ABC. He was still a student at Columbia University in New York, and he and his wife, ...

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  11. Who does Boone want in 2016?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Fox News

    Jun. 17, 2015 - 10:48 - Legendary singer Pat Boone honored by The Heritage Foundation for his 60-year career, talks fame, tragedy and 2016 hopefuls

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  12. Pat Boone: Reflecting on 60 Years in EntertainmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | The Heritage Foundation

    Singer, actor, television host, producer, songwriter, author, motivational speaker, advertising pitchman, radio personality, record company head, TV station owner, sports team owner, family man and humanitarian - Pat Boone has done them all. He has lived an amazing life of integrity - one that's especially remarkable given his career field: the entertainment industry.

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  13. The List: More dinosaur filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... urney to the Center of the Earth' (1959). Got time for an oldie but goodie? This British film with James Mason and Pat Boone delivers the goods, and features decent dinosaurs that scared the pants off teens at drive-ins.

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  14. In Conversation With Pat Boone at The Grammy MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Music Icon Pat Boone came to the Grammy Museum Tuesday night for an "In Conversation With" event. Grammy museum director Bob Santelli conducted the interview in the Clive Davis Theatre where all of their special events are held.

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  15. Almanac for Monday, June 1, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | UPI

    Those born on this date are under the sign of Gemini. They include Jacques Marquette, Jesuit priest and French explorer of the Mississippi, in 1637; Mormon leader Brigham Young in 1801; actor Frank Morgan in 1890; bandleader Nelson Riddle in 1921; actor Marilyn Monroe in 1926; actor Andy Griffith in 1926; actor Edward Woodward in 1930; singer Pat Boone in 1934 ; novelist Colleen McCullough in 1937; mezzo-soprano Frederica von Stade in 1945 ; actor Morgan Freeman in 1937 ; actor Cleavon Little in 1939; actor Rene Auberjonois in 1940 ; actor Jonathan Pryce in 1947 ; musician Ron Wood in 1947 ; actor Diana Canova in 1953 ; singer Ronnie Dunn in 1953 ; actor Lisa Hartman Black in 1956 ; comedian/actor Mark Curry in 1961 ; singer Alanis Morissette in 1974 ; model Heidi Klum in 1973 ; actor Willow Shields in 2000 .

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  16. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | Daily-Jeff.com

    ... the devoted Alice Nelson on television's "The Brady Bunch," died in San Antonio, Texas. Today's Birthdays: Singer Pat Boone is 81. Actor Morgan Freeman is 78. Rock musician Ronnie Wood is 68. Actor Jonathan Pryce is 68. Actor Powers Boothe is 67. ...

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  17. Neile Adams Coming to Hollywood's Catalina Bar & Grill, 6/25Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... "Connecticut Yankee," "Where's Charley?," "Desert Song," and others. Film and Television credits include: "The Pat Boone Show," "This Could Be The Night," "The Bob Hope Show," "The Eddie Fisher Show," "The Patrice Munsel Show," "The Walter Winchell ...

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  18. This Car Wona t Drive or DieRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... Atlantic . Then on May 6 this year, AutoWeek published yet another article, discussing how Ethan Tucker and singer Pat Boone went on ABC's Shark Tank with, you guessed it, the AirPod, the most recent name and incarnation of this vehicle. Robert ...

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  19. Arlene Dahl's Journey to Hollywood and BeyondRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2015 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... more dramatic roles such 1959's subterranean adventure "Journey to the Center of the Earth" with James Mason and Pat Boone. The first day's shooting with Mason was tense, however. "He didn't want me for the part. I found this out two days before I ...

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  20. Around the Blogosphere This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    Miscellaneous bits of news and fun stuff from around the internet... ...New on Blu-ray from Twilight Time: Pat Boone and Shirley Jones in APRIL LOVE . A remake of HOME IN INDIANA , it can be purchased from Screen Archives Entertainment .

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