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  1. Kelly Clarkson's 'Piece by Piece': What the...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Billboard

    ... singer's recent ventures into other genres -- a Christmas album, a Jason Aldean duet, covering Patti Page and Carole King at the 2013 Grammys -- and argues she's at her best when tackling new challenges: "Clarkson's the rare pop star who sounds most ...

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  2. Broadway in Boston presents eight musicals in its 2015-2016 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... transformations and all the moments audiences love, including the pumpkin coach, the glass slipper and more. The Carole King musical tells the inspiring true story of King's remarkable rise to stardom from being part of a hit songwriting team with ...

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  3. Carole King musical is 'so beautiful,' says Canadian actress-singer Chilina KennedyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBC News

    Oromocto's Chilina Kennedy has been picked to play the lead in the Broadway production of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical. Oromocto's Chilina Kennedy is preparing to take the leading role of the Broadway production of iconic singer-songwriter Carole King's life story, a part that she felt an immediate connection to when she first saw the script.

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  4. Chilina Kennedy lands title role in Broadway musical BeautifulRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | CBC News

    A New Brunswick woman has been chosen to play the lead in the Broadway production of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical . Chilina Kennedy has already appeared on Broadway as Mary Magdalene in the 2012 production of Jesus Christ Superstar with Paul Nolan as Jesus.

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  5. Review: Beautiful, The Carole King MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Jewish Chronicle

    The untold story here is that the string of fantastic chart hits revived in this show were created by Jews. Carole King is Jewish, her lyricist husband Gerry Goffin was Jewish, their friends and fellow songwriters Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil were Jewish and so was Don Kirshner, the music agent for whom they all churned out some of the best music ever to top a chart.

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  6. Blur vs Noel? It's a new Britpop battle: Adrian Thrills reviews the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Daily Mail

    ... Kind Of Wonderful, recorded in an intimate setting with fellow singer-songwriter James Taylor. Katie Brayben (Carole King) in Beautiful, The Carole King Musical, which opened to rave reviews as a timely hits collection is released of King's greatest ...

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  7. Review: Beautiful - The Carole King MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Gay Times

    It's the Broadway musical that received critical acclaim since its opening in New York last year, and now the show that follows the music and life of Carole King has opened in London. She's the singer/songwriter that has written many of the greatest songs from the past 40-year songbook, for herself and many others, and now her music can be heard live in a new musical that follows her rise to fame and personal heartache.

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  8. Beautiful Is An Electrifying Tribute To Carole KingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Londonist

    Beautiful is a non-stop musical voyage that will leave you swaying in your seat to classic tunes by one of America's most talented singer-songwriters, Carole King. It's a sweet tale about love and professional triumph, tracing the life story of King from her humble Brooklyn beginnings through her progress in the music industry.

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  9. 'BEAUTIFUL', CABARET, 'BRIDGES' and More Set for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust is pleased to announce the 2015-2016 PNC Broadway Across America-Pittsburgh season. The series proudly features two Pittsburgh premieres, BEAUTIFUL -- THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL and MATILDA THE MUSICAL, and welcomes returning favorites JERSEY BOYS and BLUE MAN GROUP, along with an exciting lineup of more award-winning Broadway productions that will grace the stages in the Cultural District.

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  10. King calls musical 'wonderful gift'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | BBC News

    US singer-songwriter Carole King called a tribute musical about her early life "a wonderful gift" as the Tony-winning show made its West End debut in London. King took to the stage to thank the "spectacular" cast of Beautiful before singing hit song You've Got a Friend.

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  11. Quentin Letts first night review of Beautiful - The Carole King MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Daily Mail

    ... of the Aldwych Theatre last night just behind a short, quiet, grandmotherly figure, blonde with strong features. Carole King, of course. Queen Carole. She is the songwriter/singer who has had more hits than an internet search engine. 'Will You Love ...

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  12. 54 Below to Welcome Maureen McGovern, 3/10-14Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Maureen celebrates women singer/songwriters in her powerful new show and forthcoming CD, Sing, My Sisters, Sing!. The eveningincludes works by iconic women singer/songwriters who changed the texture of American Popular Music with their deeply personal and timeless songs including from Annie Lennox , Janis Ian , Carole King , Phoebe Snow , Joni Mitchell , Carly Simon , Laura Nyro , Kate and Anna McGarrigle, Amanda McBroom , and Melissa Manchester and among others.

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  13. Photo Flash: Tom Cruise Visits West End Cast of Beautiful: the Carole King MusicalRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Carole King Musical is the untold story of her journey from school girl to superstar; from her relationship with husband and song-writing partner Gerry Goffin , their close friendship and playful rivalry with fellow song-writing duo Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil , to her remarkable rise to stardom. Along the way, she became one of the most successful solo acts in music history, and wrote the soundtrack to a generation.

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  14. Photo Flash: First Look at Katie Brayben, Alan Morrissey, Lorna Want...Read the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Photo Flash: First Look at Katie Brayben, Alan Morrissey, Lorna Want and More in West End's BEAUTIFUL - THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL Press night will take place on 24 February at 7pm at the Aldwych Theatre where the show is currently booking to 13 June 2015. Vivien Carter , Ed Currie , Oliver Lidert , Fela Lufadeju, Tanya Nicole-Edwards , Terel Nugent , Jay Perry, Tanisha Spring, Lucy St. Louis , Danielle Steers , Dylan Turner and Joanna Woodwood will play iconic musical performers and band members of the era.

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  15. Youngsters queuing outside the Gaumont Cinema in Hinckley for the popular kids club in May 1961.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | IcStafford

    Janet Suzman, actress, 76; Carole King, singer/songwriter, 73; Joe Pesci, actor, 72; Mia Farrow, actress, 70; Gordon Strachan, football manager, 58; Sandy Lyle, golfer, 57; Glenn McGrath, former cricketer, 45; Darren Ferguson, football manager, 43; Tom Hiddleston, actor, 34. 1824: Samuel Plimsoll, naval reformer, was born in Bristol. He devised the Plimsoll Line, a regulation for the weight ships might safely carry.

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  16. Orpheum lineup for 2015-16 season full of new hits, favoritesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | TwinCities

    ... "A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder" (winner of best musical and three other Tonys), "Beautiful -- The Carole King Musical" (two Tonys) and "The Bridges of Madison County" (two Tonys) highlight a 2015-16 season that also includes the returns of ...

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  17. Katie Brayben Leads BEAUTIFUL, Beginning Tonight in the West EndRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... at the Aldwych Theatre tonight 10 February 2015 with the show currently booking to 13 June 2015. Beautiful - The Carole King Musical is the untold story of her journey from school girl to superstar; from her relationship with husband and ...

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  18. Horoscopes: Feb. 9, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | The Daily Republic

    ... really? Don't give up out of boredom. Fight for your marriage. CELEBRITY PROFILES : Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Carole King is one of the great treasures of American pop music. This prolific singer/songwriter has had seven Top 10 albums, including ...

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  19. The Slice: Once a catchphrase, always a catchphrase - Mon, 09 Feb 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... explosives. That involved carefully tapping dynamite into fissures and getting out of the way. Happy birthday to Carole King: Which of the following were not her songs? A) "You've Got a Friend." B) "Will You Love Me Tomorrow." C) "California Girls." ...

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  20. Beautiful hits all the right notesRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 8 | Examiner.com

    There are few singer/songwriters who have had such a prolific influence on the music industry than the illustrious Carole King. Her music and her story are brought to life in the Broadway musical, Beautiful , currently playing at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre.

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