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  1. Bette Midler: I keep my voice in shapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Hampshire Chronicle

    Bette Midler has revealed she doesn't care what size she is - she just works out to keep her voice in shape. The 69-year-old singing and acting legend is to play a string of gigs across the UK next year, her first here since 1980, and she admits her voice is a well-oiled machine.

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  2. Hit Songwriter Larry Henley Dies at Age 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Songwriter Larry Henley , best known for the '80s hit "Wind Beneath My Wings" died in Nashville on Thursday, at age 77. "Wind Beneath my Wings," performed by Bette Midler in the film Beaches, was the No. 1 song in 1989 and won the Grammy Award for record of the year.

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  3. Interview: Bette Midler on her first gig dates in UK since 1980Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Evening Times

    ... then go for it. A safe bet would be to snap up a ticket now, and catch The Divine Miss M while you still can. Bette Midler's new album It's The Girls! is out now. She will be performing at the SSE Hydro on July 13, next year. We moderate all ...

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  4. Songwriter Larry Henley Dies At 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | ContactMusic.com

    ... Lou Rawls, Willie Nelson, Ray Price, Gladys Knight & The Pips and Sheena Easton and veteran entertainer Bette Midler, who made the song an international hit in 1988 when it featured on the soundtrack for her movie, Beaches. Henley also wrote number ...

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  5. Singer-Songwriter Larry Henley dies at 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Examiner.com

    Larry Henley, who wrote "Wind Beneath My Wings," a big hit for singer Bette Midler has died at age 77 . He had been suffering from Parkinson's disease and Alzheimer's disease and passed away on December 18, 2014.

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  6. Grammy winning songwriter Larry Henley passes away in NashvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Examiner.com

    ... at 1:25 am in a Nashville hospital. The song, Wind Beneath My Wings was featured in the movie, "Beaches," which Bette Midler took to number one. Her rendition earned the song and the songwriters a Grammy. Larry Henley grew up in Odessa, Texas. His ...

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  7. Kim Deal Is Back, And She Doesn't Want To Talk About The PixiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Refinery 29

    ... night. We did originals, yeah, but we also did an Elvis Costello song. Kelley sang a really good 'The Rose,' by Bette Midler. And, we did all of our friends' weddings and our friends' parents weddings when they got remarried," Deal reminisces. "I ...

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  8. Bette Midler: One Night OnlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Northern Echo

    From ITV STUDIOS THE ROYAL VARIETY PERFORMANCE 2014 PICTURED: Bette Midler performs on stage LONDON - ENGLAND. NOVEMBER - 13. 2014 Royal Variety Performance, at the London Palladium, London.

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  9. Ariana Jingle Ball fall: Pop star makes a big deal about her almost fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Examiner.com

    ... story is 'fake.' Like a lot of what In Touch says." This is not the only news surrounding Ariana Grande lately. Bette Midler dissed the pop singer in an interview last month. Organizers of the Billboard Women in Music event asked Bette to come and ...

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  10. Bette Midler Cancelled Billboard Awards Appearance With Grande Over IllnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | ContactMusic.com

    Bette Midler had to pull out of plans to publicly make amends with Ariana Grande by presenting her with an award at the Billboard Women in Music gala on Friday after falling ill. The veteran entertainer recently took aim at Grande for her sexy wardrobe choices, insisting she looks "so ridiculous" wearing revealing outfits onstage and in her music videos.

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  11. Bette Midler called in sick to get out of presenting an award to Ariana GrandeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Examiner.com

    ... her because the person who was supposed to present it, called in sick. NY Daily News reported on Saturday that Bette Midler was the person who was supposed to give the award to her. Many are left to wonder if Bette Midler was really sick, or just ...

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  12. Bette Midler called in "sick" when she was supposed to meet LegendARI for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    Retired mermaid Bette Midler was supposed to present the Rising Star award to LegendARI at the Billboard Women in Music event last Friday, but she called in sick last minute because she was afraid of the iconic Christmas chanteuse. Instead, a rat presented the award to her human sister.

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  13. Midler calls in 'sick' to presenting award to Ariana GrandeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | New York Daily News

    Bette Midler had been scheduled to present an award to Ariana Grande at Billboard's Women in Music event, but called in 'sick.' Ariana Grande was honored at the Billboard Women in Music event Friday, but Bette Midler , who was supposed to present her the award, called in "sick" to the show.

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  14. 15 Most OMG Moments Of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Seventeen

    ... of all time, Miley and Liam Hemsworth, but it also meant the beginning of a new, super adorable duo! 9. When Bette Midler dissed Ariana GrandeA's American Music Awards performance, and Ari shot back with the ~classiest~ response. The Hocus Pocus ...

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  15. 'Hocus Pocus' Star Sean Murray 'Would Probably Say Yes' To A SequelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | HollywoodLife

    It's a 'Hocus Pocus' dream come true! We know that Sarah Jessica Parker and Bette Midler are on board for filming a sequel to the cult classic Halloween film, and it looks like Sean may be open to it too! Fans were freaking out when our favorite sister witches Bette Midler , Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy expressed interest in a Hocus Pocus sequel . But what's Hocus Pocus without Thackery?! Luckily, Sean Murray , said he would "probably" be interested in reprising his role as the brother who gets turned into a cat.

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  16. Sean Murray: ''I Would Probably Say Yes'' to Hocus Pocus Sequel, Calls Film a ''Cult Favorite''Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | E! Online

    Last month, Bette Midler sent fans into a tizzy when she revealed during a Reddit AMA that she would love to star in a follow-up to the 1993 cult hit. She also confirmed that the fellow Sanderson sisters Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy are totally down for a sequel, with the witches later reaffirming the 69-year-old star's sentiments on Twitter .

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  17. Aimed Beaches Musical Gets Wind Beneath Its Wings, Will Play Chicago in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Broadway

    ... Beaches started as a 1985 novel about a 30-year friendship and is best known for the 1988 movie featuring Bette Midler, Barbara Hershey and THAT SONG: "The Wind Beneath My Wings." The musical features a score by composer David Austin, with lyrics by ...

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  18. 'Beaches' bumps 'Deathtrap' from Drury Lane Theatre's 2015-16 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Daily Herald

    ... about two women's ups and downs in friendship since childhood. "Beaches" was made into a 1988 film starring Bette Midler and Barbara Hershey, and this musical version had its world premiere earlier this year at the Signature Theatre in Arlington, ...

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  19. 'Beaches' Musical to Play Chicago Before BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... "Wind Beneath My Wings," made famous by the 1988 movie adaptation of "Beaches" (pictured above), in which Bette Midler sang the tune. "Beaches" will run June 24-Aug. 16 at the Drury Lane in Oak Brook, Ill., with casting still to be announced. No ...

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  20. Bette Midler jokes that she and her husband Martin von Haselberg 'never' see each otherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Daily Mail

    ... of using sanctions to remove Putin from power as relations descend to a new low 'We never see each other!': Bette Midler jokingly shares secret to the success of her 30-year marriage to Martin von Haselberg So it came as no surprise when Bette ...

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