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  1. 'Beehive' a fun, musical journey through the 60sThis Great Lakes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... talented singers and performers, able to capture the essence of the individuals and groups (i.e. The Chiffons, The Shirelles, The Supremes) being portrayed. Each proves worthy of her role as a lead singer and they harmonize well during the show, ...

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  2. 'Beehive' a fun, musical journey through the 60sThis Great Lakes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... talented singers and performers, able to capture the essence of the individuals and groups (i.e. The Chiffons, The Shirelles, The Supremes) being portrayed. Each proves worthy of her role as a lead singer and they harmonize well during the show, ...

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  3. Review: Beautiful - the Carole King Musical at New Theatre, Oxford -...Read the original story

    Thursday May 10 | Oxford Times

    ... on to create some of the most memorable tunes of the 1960s, from Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow performed by the Shirelles, The Locomotion by Little Eva and Up On the Roof by The Drifters. All of the catchy numbers were performed by the sterling ...

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  4. REVIEW: Tapestry of Carole King's life sung superbly by Bronte BarbeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 9 | Swindon Advertiser

    ... some fabulous costumes which yelled 1960s, and a lively ensemble who took on the likes of The Drifters and The Shirelles brilliantly. Beautiful has earned rave reviews on Broadway and the West End since it opened in 2014, and audiences around the ...

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  5. BWW Review: BEEHIVE Rocks Great Lakes Stage as it Tells a Tale of ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 7 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... mid-1980s by Larry Gallagheer, the show starts "pretty" and ends pretty powerful. We travel from the Chiffons, the Shirelles and The Supremes , with their coordinated hand movements and footwork, to the solo work of early Janis Joplin , electric ...

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  6. A Magical Ten Seconds of the ShirellesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | New Yorker

    The couple, married the year before, had written dozens of songs but hadn't scored a hit. Then they caught a break: Florence Greenberg, a record producer, needed a song for the Shirelles, a girl group she'd signed a couple of years earlier, straight out of Passaic High School, in New Jersey.

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  7. Hot Off the Stage: 'Beautiful: The Carole King Musical' at Liverpool EmpireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 2 | Wirral Globe

    ... songs which became hits for other stars from Little Eva ( Locomotion ) The Drifters ( Up On the Roof ) and The Shirelles ( One Fine Day ). Bronte Barbe is both sensitive and feisty as the increasingly confident Carole who matures through many ...

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  8. Broadway Theatre League presents eight performances of 'Beautiful-The Carole King Musical'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 2 | The Times-Tribune

    ... numerous hits penned by King and her contemporaries. MATTHEW MURPHY / CONTRIBUTING PHOTOGRAPHER Portraying the Shirelles in "Beautiful - The Carole King Musical" are, from left, Traci Elaine Lee, McKynleigh Alden Abraham, Alexis Tidwell and Ximone ...

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  9. That Motown Band Manager, Lon T. Dolber, Honored At EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Billie Holliday, Fat's Waller, Kurt Weill , Carole King , Frankie Valli, ABBA, Janis Joplin , Johnny Cash , Peter Allen , Jimmy Buffet, Donna Summer , The Shirelles, The Gogos, Green Day , Tupac Shakur ... AND too many Beatles tributes to count have covered the Broadway skyline for more than a decade as tributes and jukebox musicals. Now, Preemo Productions in association with Broadway's Town Hall will add its name to that list with BEGINNINGS MEETS THAT MOTOWN BAND.

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  10. Reagle Music Theatre of Greater Boston To Present The Corvettes Doo-Wop Revue This Sunday, 4/29Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 26 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... including The Drifters, The Tokens, Danny & The Juniors, The Platters, The Marvelettes, The Shangri Las, The Shirelles, The Belmonts, Gary U.S. Bonds, The DelVikings, The Teenagers and many more. show: Come Go With Me - Little Darlin' - Whole Lotta ...

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  11. 'Beautiful' dives into the depths of Carole King's songbook and personal storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 26 | Fayetteville Flyer

    ... two years earlier with "Will You Love Me Tomorrow," which topped the charts in 1960 when it was recorded by The Shirelles. King was just 18 at the time. The success of that song allowed Goffin and King to get a place on their and focus on ...

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  12. The Number Ones: The Shirelles' "Soldier Boy"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 23 | Stereogum

    ... early days of the Vietnam War. That became a little more concrete with the next girl-group song that hit #1. The Shirelles' "Soldier Boy" is a declaration of love for a man in the military and a pledge to stay faithful while he's away. Maybe the ...

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  13. On Tap: 'Chocolate Factory' plays at Stage RightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 20 | Contra Costa Times

    ... hits include memorable classics like Aretha Franklin's "Natural Woman," The Drifters' "Up on the Roof," and The Shirelles' "Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow." a The show will also honor songs from her best-selling, four-time Grammy Award-winning ...

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  14. The Voice winner Karise Eden reveals her incredible 21kg weight loss transformationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | Daily Mail

    ... album Things I've Done in 2014 while adding her talents to the Nine Network drama Love Child with a cover of the Shirelles classic Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow. Talent: Still forging ahead with her music career, Karise released her latest album ...

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  15. Losing track of time with old record collectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | The Daily Courier

    ... already been hits for other artists such as Aretha Franklin's "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman" and The Shirelles' "Will You Love Me Tomorrow" (in 1960). Three songs were co-written with King's ex-husband Gerry Goffin. James Taylor, who ...

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  16. The Number Ones: Bobby Vee's "Take Good Care Of My Baby"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | Stereogum

    ... The married songwriting team of Carole King and Gerry Goffin, who'd scored their first #1 earlier in 1961 with the Shirelles' " Will You Love Me Tomorrow ," wrote "Take Good Care Of My Baby," and the song fits a whole lot of competing emotions into ...

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  17. Reagle Presents the Corvettes Doo-Wop RevueRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... including The Drifters, The Tokens, Danny & The Juniors, The Platters, The Marvelettes, The Shangri Las, The Shirelles, The Belmonts, Gary U.S. Bonds, The DelVikings, The Teenagers and many more. Some of the great hits you might expect to hear at ...

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  18. The secret to a Voicea contestant Jamellaa s battle winRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2018 | LA Daily News

    Jamella battles Teana Boston for the chance to continue on to "The Voice" knockouts, beginning Monday, April 2. The 21-year-old Mission Viejo singer, one of several Southern California contestants on Season 14 of NBC's "The Voice ," took that advice into battle Tuesday, March 20, against fellow Team Kelly member Teana Boston for their duet of the Shirelles' "Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow," and she won. Jamella next heads into the knockout round, beginning Monday, April 2. I'm going to listen to anything Kelly has to say," she said.

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  19. The secret to 'Voice' contestant Jamella's battle winRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2018 | The Wave

    Jamella battles Teana Boston for the chance to continue on to "The Voice" knockouts, beginning Monday, April 2. The 21-year-old Mission Viejo singer, one of several Southern California contestants on Season 14 of NBC's "The Voice ," took that advice into battle Tuesday, March 20, against fellow Team Kelly member Teana Boston for their duet of the Shirelles' "Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow," and she won. Jamella next heads into the knockout round, beginning Monday, April 2. I'm going to listen to anything Kelly has to say," she said.

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  20. BWW Review: Beautiful the Carole King Musical at The Straz CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... is where the audience is gifted with "appearances" if you will, by The Drifters, Marilyn Ward, Janelle Woods, The Shirelles, Little Eva, and The Righteous Brothers. Neil Sedaka (John Michael Diaz) is thrown in for good measure in an ingeniously ...

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