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  1. Morecambe Live Weekender's bank holiday funRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Lancaster Guardian

    ... team being a smooth, soul classic from the producers and artists from the City of Brotherly Love. Artists such as The O'Jays, Harold Melvin, Teddy Pnedergrass and The Intruders. Motown Magic will run all day and night at The Platform on Saturday ...


  2. Trent Armand Kendall's this Crazy Love Set for Performances at BirdlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 |

    ... SWEAT & TEARS, George Benson , Ben E. King , THE TEMPTATIONS, THE CARPENTERS, Luther Vandross , CURTIS MAYFIELD, THE O'JAYS, U2, B.B. King , CeeLo Green , Maroon 5 , Ray Charles , PRINCE, LAMBERT HENDRICKS & ROSS and Louis Jordan ; all energized and ...


  3. Eddie Levert to Perform at the 2016 Julius Erving Golf Classic Sept. 10-12 in Philadelphia, PARead the original story

    Thursday Aug 18 | PRWeb

    ... in downtown Philadelphia, PA. Levert, best known as the lead vocalist of the legendary R&B/Soul Vocal group, The O'Jays, will perform at the Erving Black Tie Ball in support of the Salvation Army of Greater Philadelphia. The exclusive event will ...


  4. Shady pines the backdrop for Vineyard Fest -Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 14 | Bladen Journal

    ... stage to bring beach, soul, and Motown music from The Drifters, Smokey Robinson, Four Tops, The Temptations, and The O'Jays. The band has taken the stage with the likes of Percy Sledge, The Drifters, and Little Richard, and is one of the Southeast's ...


  5. Weekend Flyer: Vintage Pistol, the O'Jays and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | Fayetteville Flyer

    ... first 50 attendees get a free EP. Locals Space4Lease and Randall Shreve are also on the bill. Legendary R&B band The O'Jays are set to perform at the Walmart AMP . The show is sponsored by Walmart, so tickets are just $5-10. Here's where to get ...


  6. Singers The O'Jay's, The Commodores coming to Sands BethlehemRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 8 |

    The O'Jays are scheduled to perform Oct. 6 at the Sands Bethlehem Event Center. Tickets go on sale Friday.


  7. R&B groups The O'Jays and The Commodores set to play Sands Bethlehem Event CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 7 | The Morning Call

    A Philadelphia soul vocal group that is in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and had six Top 10 songs in the 1970s will play Sands Bethlehem Event Center with another Grammy Award-winning R&B group from that decade, it was just announced. The O'Jays, the vocal group best known for its 1970s gold-record hits "Backstabber," "Love Train," "For the Love of Money" and "Use ta Be My Girl," will perform with The Commodores, which from 1974-86 put 11 albums in the top 20 on the R&B chart, at 7 p.m. Oct. 6. Tickets, at $59.50-$85, go on 10 a.m. Aug. 12 at , the event center box office, , all Ticketmaster outlets and by phoneat 800-745-3000.


  8. VIDEO: Stephen Colbert, Stay Human & The O'Jays Present 2016's Song of the SummerRead the original story

    Friday Aug 5 |

    On last night's LATE SHOW, Stephen didn't want 2016 to go by with no Song Of The Summer, so he enlisted his friends Jon Batiste and Stay Human and special guests The O'Jays to fix the problem! THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT premiered on Tuesday, Sept. 8 on CBS.The show is broadcast from the historic Ed Sullivan Theater in New York City.


  9. Reggae fest celebrates fifth year at Governora s Inn Aug. 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... that they were called back to Jamaica to perform for the following year's main lineup along with Lionel Ritchie, The O'Jays, Chicago, and Maxi Priest. Led by David “Daveydread” Turano on bass, Soulshot recently produced their third ...


  10. The Three Degrees tour into The Exchange at SturRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | Western Gazette

    ... in Atlanta, USA, and features the trio's own very personal tribute to timeless Philadelphia classic such as The O'Jays' 'Love Train', The Trammps' 'Disco Inferno', Billy Paul's classic, 'Me & Mr. Jones' and the exciting title track, popularised by ...


  11. The Oa Jays Send Music Cease-and-Desist Letter to Trump CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 29 | KIBZ-FM Lincoln

    R&B music greats The O'Jays are again objecting to the use of their music in connection with Donald Trump's bid for the presidency. Last week, founding members Eddie Levert and Walter Williams expressed their displeasure with Trump for using their song "Love Train" at the Republican National Convention, with Levert declaring that The Donald "just may be the Antichrist."


  12. The O'Jays to play Walmart AMP benefit concertRead the original story

    Friday Jul 29 | NWAonline

    The O'Jays, known for hits such as "Love Train," "Put Your Hands Together" and "Livin' For The Weekend," will play a community benefit concert Aug. 13 at the Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion, according to a news release from the venue. Tickets are $5 for the lawn and $10 for seats, plus fees.


  13. The O'Jays coming to the AMP Aug. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 29 | Fayetteville Flyer

    That's because the venue today announced that legendary R&B group The O'Jays will be in town for a show on Saturday, Aug. 13. The band, led by friends and longtime collaborators Walter Williams and Eddie Levert, are probably best known for their singles Backstabbers, Love Train, For the Love of Money , I Love Music, Livin' For the Weekend, Use Ta Be My Girl, among others. Over their long career, O'Jay's have earned 10 gold albums, nine platinum albums and 10 No.


  14. Doug E. Fresh, Maxwell Rip Steve Harvey's "Neighborhood Awards"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 |

    Rapper Doug E. Fresh headlined a "Freedom Friday" concert, while acts like Maxwell, The O'Jays and Erykah Badu hit the stage at Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas. The event celebrates men and women from all over the United States who uplift their neighborhoods through their contributions and excellence as entrepreneurs, religious and community leaders, educators and more.


  15. Pavarotti widow to Donald Trump: Luciano stood for brotherhood --Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... upheld throughout his artistic career are incompatible with the world vision of the candidate Donald Trump." --The O'Jays protested Wednesday that lyrics to their signature hit "Love Train" had been remixed to "Trump Train" without the O'Jays' ...


  16. O'Jays Send Donald Trump Cease and Desist Over - Apprentice' Theme SongRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 |

    ... from anyone," Levert said of Trump. "He got permission from the publishing company. He got no permission from the O'Jays. And that's our signature song. When you hear 'Love Train,' you think, immediately, of the O'Jays." "Our message is one of love ...


  17. The O'Jays Tell Trump Campaign to Get Off Their 'Love Train'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | The Stranger

    The Trump campaign used and appropriated without permission "Love Train" by soul-music group the O'Jays , and the band's members are not at all happy about it. Eddie Levert and Walter Williams denounced the deployment of their uplifting 1973 anthem "Love Train"-changed to "Trump Train"-at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland.


  18. The O'Jays Serve Donald Trump Cease and Desist Order for 'The Love of Money'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | Essence Magazine

    ... "think the video sends mixed messages because they don't endorse Trump, his agenda or GOP views." Unfortunately, The O'Jays didn't actually write the song, so they have little say in how it gets used, but they want one thing made clear: ...


  19. Ohio's O'Jays to Donald Trump: Stop using our songsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 |

    Ohio's own Rock & Roll Hall of Famers the O'Jays have become the latest group to tell Donald Trump to stop using their music. In a release sent late Wednesday, the surviving founding members of the band - Eddie Levert and Walter Williams - noted that they'd already told The Donald to stop using a reworked version of their signature hit "Love Train'' to bolster his campaign.


  20. Donald Trump Says He Was Being 'Sarcastic' About Wanting Russia to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... hopes Russia will find Hillary Clinton's deleted emails from her years as U.S. ... (NEW YORK) -- R&B music greats The O'Jays are again objecting to the use of their music in connection with Donald Trump's bid for the presidency. Last week,... (NEW ...