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  1. Boston Gay Men's Chorus Spring Concert Salutes Boy Bands Across the GenerationsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Mars," and the Jackson 5's "The Love You Save." The Chorus will also perform hits by disco-era gay icons The Village People, the late legend George Michael , 1990's heartthrobs NSYNC, and more recent chart-topping boy bands One Direction and A Great ...

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  2. N.O.M.T.O.C. paraded in AlgiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Best of New Orleans

    N.O.M.T.O.C. paraded in Algiers Saturday. The procession included Treme actor Lance Nichols and WDSU-TV anchor Casey Ferrand as guests and there were many local and visiting marching bands, as well as dance groups and horse riding clubs The "Icons of the '70s" theme focused primarily on dancing and music, and floats depicted bands and songs including The Jackson 5, Diana Ross' hit "Touch Me," Motown, Village People, ABBA and jazz.

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  3. Review / Scary thriller brings out the best of the BestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Canberra City News

    ... the Aboriginal Comedy All [] "GO West" is the imperative in the popular disco and showbiz song by the Village People and the 23-year-old Canberra Area Theatre Awards - the CATS - have done just that, with its gala night [] ALANA Valentine is a very ...

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  4. 'Hotly anticipated' film brings Stratton to CanberraRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Canberra City News

    ... for the event over the next four [] "GO West" is the imperative in the popular disco and showbiz song by the Village People and the 23-year-old Canberra Area Theatre Awards - the CATS - have done just that, with its gala night [] CONFIRMING the ACT ...

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  5. Alleged Secret Grammys Committee Sabotages Black Nominees, Says Village People SingerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    That's the bombshell allegation being made by Victor Willis , a.k.a. former lead singer with The Village People on such disco hits as "YMCA" and "Macho Man". According to TMZ , Willis' letter was sent to Recording Academy president Neil Portnow , demanding he "come clean" over the existence of a clandestine group that was supposedly formed after Lionel Richie beat Bruce Springsteen for the 1985 Album of the Year.

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  6. CATS get the cream from over the borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Canberra City News

    ... for the event over the next four [] "GO West" is the imperative in the popular disco and showbiz song by Village People and the 23-year-old Canberra Area Theatre Awards - The CATS - have done just that, with its gala night of [] CONFIRMING the ACT ...

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  7. Arts / The CATS head west for a big night in DubboRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Canberra City News

    "GO West" is the imperative in the popular disco and showbiz song by Village People and the 23-year-old Canberra Area Theatre Awards - The CATS - have done just that, with its gala night of nights taking place for the first time outside the nation's capital in Dubbo. The move into the regions, inspired by the NSW government's loyal financial support of The CATS for the last few years, didn't seem to dampen the enthusiasm of CATgoers as they donned their high heels and feather boas to pack the Dubbo Regional Theatre on Saturday night to see hosts, TV actor John Wood and "CityNews" music writer Ian McLean introduce acts and the 47 people singled out by the judges for their work in the year 2016.

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  8. Victor Willis of the Village People pens accusatory letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Daily Mail

    ... many to start questioning the very legitimacy of the storied awards show. One of those concerned is the Village People's Victor Willis, who recently penned a critical note, obtained by TMZ , criticizing the Recording Academy's methods. The ...

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  9. Village People Singer Claims Grammys Have Secret Committee To Override Votes For Black ArtistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Stereogum

    The Grammys being super white is nothing new, but Adele beating out Beyonce in every category is a pretty blatant reminder of that fact. And according to Victor Willis, the original Village People singer, the Grammys actually have a secret committee to override votes for black artists.

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  10. Grammys Secret Committee Torpedoes Black Artists, Village People Singer ClaimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | TMZ.com

    A secret committee for the Grammys is in place to undermine the rank-and-file voters if they choose to give plum awards to black artists like Beyonce ... so claims the original lead singer of Village People. Victor Willis sent a scathing letter to the President of the Recording Academy, demanding he "come clean" over the existence of a clandestine group that was supposedly formed after Lionel Richie beat Bruce Springsteen for the 1985 Album of the Year.

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  11. Toronto police won't participate in Pride ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | 680News

    Members of the Toronto Police Service dance to the Village People's song "YMCA" during the annual Pride Parade at Yonge and Dundas streets in Toronto on July 3, 2016. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Michael Hudson Saunders said the decision was made in order to try and let the current rift within the LGBTQ community to heal.

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  12. Village People parody gets serious real estate message outRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Stuff.co.nz

    Harcourts Cooper & Co made a Village People spoof video to get across a serious message about the industry watchdog - the REAA. An entertaining and lively rendition of the Village People's YMCA is being used to share the importance of honesty in real estate.

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  13. Hilarious Village People parody pokes fun at real estate industry watchdogRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    A hilarious Village People parody has appeared on You Tube warning Auckland real estate agents to watch their backs or they'll wind up before the 'R.E.A.A'. The video was produced by Harcourts Cooper & Co branch on the North Shore and is set round a pool setting to the 70s disco classic YMCA .

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  14. Tickets on Sale This Week for the Disco Ball 2017 at bergenPACRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | BroadwayWorld.com

    New show on sale at bergenPAC: The Disco Ball 2017 featuring Village People, The Trammps featuring Earl Young and Anita Ward-Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 8PM. Tickets go on sale Friday, February 10, 2017 at 11AM at www.ticketmaster.com or by calling bergenPAC's Box Office at 227-1030.

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  15. Members of the Toronto Police Service dance to the Village People's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | 680News

    Members of the Toronto Police Service dance to the Village People's song "YMCA" during the annual Pride Parade at Yonge and Dundas streets in Toronto on July 3, 2016. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Michael Hudson Halifax's police force says it will not participate in the city's Pride parade this year after considering the "national debate" about law enforcement involvement in such events.

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  16. Smiles, joy abound: Oceanside, Mount View square off in unified hoopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | Herald Gazette

    ... and fans had before and during the game - and, of course, singing and dancing at halftime to "YMCA" from the Village People. Another highlight was Oceanside senior captain Tyler Ward singing the national anthem, with help from his teammates, Mount ...

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  17. The Village People to headline Rewind 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Henley Standard

    VILLAGE People and Status Quo will headline this year's Rewind Festival. The New York-based disco group, famous for their hits YMCA and In the Navy, will top the bill on the Saturday night along with I Will Survive singer Gloria Gaynor.

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  18. Rewind Festival 2017 sees Village People, Gloria Gaynor and Status Quo announced as headlinersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Get Reading

    ... guaranteed even more excitement at Rewind Festival this year as organisers reveal the 2017 line up. The Village People and Gloria Gaynor will headline the festival in Henley on Saturday, August 19 and Status Quo will take to the stage on Sunday, ...

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  19. Pride Toronto has no plans to backtrack on police parade banRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | 680News

    Members of the Toronto Police Service dance to the Village People's song "YMCA" during the annual Pride Parade at Yonge and Dundas streets in Toronto on July 3, 2016. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Michael Hudson Pride Toronto say it has no plans to backtrack on a vote Tuesday night that would ban all police participation from this year's parade at the request of Black Lives Matter .

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  20. Leave your judgment at the pink doors of 'Priscilla'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    ... game but lone trumpeter. And there were moments when the choreography - to borrow the immortal lyric of the Village People - decides to go West. Along with a few of the notes. But no worries, mate, if you've had a Foster's, or three, the Pride Films ...

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