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Tuesday | KDWN

Dance show a Soul Traina may boogie onto Broadway

Stage and film producer Matthew Weaver, who helped create "Rock of Ages," has acquired the theatrical stage rights to the TV show and said Tuesday he's hoping to repeat his success by turning "Soul Train" into a show that attracts both die-hard Broadway fans and those who usually avoid Times Square.

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Related Topix: Soul Train, Entertainment, Television, Tina Turner, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Marvin Gaye, Celebrities, David Bowie

Sun Apr 13, 2014

NJ.com

Elaborate Easter celebrations in Easton in 1914 - Almanac April 13, 2014

Actor Paul Sorvino is 75. Actor Tony Dow is 69. Singer Al Green is 68. Sen. Bob Casey Jr., D-Pa., is 54. Actor Ricky Schroder is 44. 1914: Joyous Easter: "The Easter Communion at St. Peter's Reformed Church was the largest in the history of that congregation.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Soul, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Senator Bob Casey

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Keyboard Magazine

Song Stories: Walking in Memphis

In this exclusive first-person memoir, songwriter Marc Cohn recalls the genesis of his classic piano-driven hit, "Walking in Memphis."

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Marc Cohn, Black Entertainment, Soul, Isaac Hayes, Motown

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Battle Creek Enquirer

For Count Laws, singing sends his message

Count Laws is a big man and shaking his hand is not unlike grasping a well-oiled baseball glove.

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Related Topix: Soul, Barry White, Motown, Black Entertainment, Otis Redding

Fri Mar 28, 2014

Essence Magazine

95 Live: Listen to Rare D'Angelo Tracks from 1995

Twenty years ago, D'Angelo performed songs by Smokey Robinson, Earth Wind and Fire and Al Green at a cafe in London.

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Related Topix: R-N-B, D'angelo, Black Entertainment, Soul, Smokey Robinson

Tue Mar 25, 2014

The Memphis Flyer

Memphis Inspires New Dwyane Wade Neckwear Line

Wade and online neckwear company, The Tie Bar, will release their second line of bow ties and pocket squares Thursday at the company's website .

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Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, B.B. King, Soul, Aretha Franklin

Fri Mar 21, 2014

RollingStone

Paul Rodgers Returns to His Soul and R&B Roots

Think of Paul Rodgers, and the durable rock hits he wrote and recorded with Free and Bad Company quickly come to mind.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Free, Bad Company, Willie Mitchell, Soul, Black Entertainment, Sam & Dave, Otis Redding, Music, Entertainment

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