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  1. Maestro Giorgio Moroder finds true fulfilment as a DJRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    ... said in an interview Monday. "And lately, I played to 30,000 people." His career includes collaborations with Donna Summer that yielded the hits Hot Stuff and Bad Girls. He's one of the pioneers of disco and electronic music, and has also worked on ...

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  2. Moroder: Being live DJ makes me feel like Michael JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... said in an interview Monday. "And lately, I played to 30,000 people." His career includes collaborations with Donna Summer that yielded the hits "Hot Stuff" and "Bad Girls." He's one of the pioneers of disco and electronic music, and has also worked ...

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  3. Get to Know: Johnny Wujek, the Creative Visionary Behind Katy Perry's StyleRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | E! Online

    ... NOW!" #imissHairStyles If your craft was a song, what song would it be? "She Works Hard for the Money" by Donna Summer. What is your guilty pleasure? Curling up on the couch at home and watching Saved by the Bell with a bowl of Peanut Butter Captain ...

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  4. Giorgio Moroder Too Sick For Lady Gaga Studio SessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ContactMusic.com

    Lady GaGa missed the chance to collaborate with veteran disco guru Giorgio Moroder after the music producer fell sick with a nasty cold and cancelled their studio session. The superproducer, who has crafted hits for stars including Donna Summer and David Bowie, has been tapped to help the Poker Face star put together tracks for her next album, but Moroder pulled out after falling ill.

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  5. Lady Gaga to record new music with Giorgio MoroderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | RTE.ie

    The legendary producer responsible for ground-breaking hits such as I Feel Love by Donna Summer - admitted that he was supposed to have already met up with the US singer, but their studio session had to be pushed back. When asked who his favourite modern artists are, Moroder said: "I love Rihanna and I'm going to work with Lady Gaga when I'm back.

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  6. If bringing funk is wrong, who wants to be Right On?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... to the bass beat and tapping their fingers against their bourbon glasses. The band began the opening notes for Donna Summer's "Bad Girls" and two brave women walked onto the wooden dance floor, then another two. By the time Butta and the band began ...

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  7. Donna Summer 'ST' reissueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Westcoastmusic

    DONNA SUMMER gained prominence during the 1970s disco era, propelled by her incessant and creative driving force behind the genre's global popularity, rightly earning the title "Queen Of Disco" and becoming one of the most successful recording artists of the entire decade. Donna was the first Artist to have three consecutive Double-Albums reach No.

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  8. Donna Summer, Super Deluxe Box Set (Driven By The Music) *****Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | York Press

    THE sublime Giorgio Moroder and Pete Bellotte-produced albums by Donna Summer were released on Neil Bogart's Casablanca imprint, the iconic disco label. The famed trinity released only one further album, The Wanderers, a gem of a blissful rocky dance mixed with gospel that failed commercially.

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  9. ShyBoy releases 'Lost in Space'Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... album that seamlessly transitions from one song to the next. Another highlight of this album is a cover of the Donna Summer classic "She Works Hard For The Money." Stand out tracks on the album include, "Missing Michigan," "Embrace the Rain" and ...

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  10. Kylie Minogue, Giorgio Moroder debut new single 'Right Here, Right Now'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | UPI

    ... RCA Records will release 74 is the New 24 in the spring. Moroder is known for producing several disco hits for Donna Summer , and contributed to Daft Punk album Random Access Memories (2013). 74 is the New 24 is his first solo album in 30 years, and ...

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  11. 'Dreamgirl' Anika Noni Rose Options 'Bone Street Rumba' Series For Film/TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Deadline

    ... ) and growing force on TV ( The Good Wife ) and screen ( Dreamgirls , for colored girls, and maybe disco queen Donna Summer in the upcoming biopic) has optioned TV/Film rights to Daniel Jos Older's urban fantasy series Bone Street Rumba . First ...

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  12. Somerville solo album, Homage out in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | RTE.ie

    ... Almond's new album, The Velvet Trail, on March 9. Jimmy and Marc famously duetted together on their version of Donna Summer's late seventies disco classic I Feel Love . Watch the original video for Smalltown Boy and Marc Almond and Jimmy Somerville ...

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  13. ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Daily Star

    ... upcoming album - his first solo album in 30 years. Back in the late 1970s he had a string of huge hits with Donna Summer including Hot Stuff and the iconic I Feel Love which helped break the underground disco movement into the mainstream. In the ...

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  14. Kylie Minogue and Giorgio Moroder trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Music-News.com

    ... album for the legendary Italian producer in 30 years. The now 74-year old music icon spearheaded the career of Donna Summer with hits like 'I Feel Love', 'Love To Love You Baby', 'Hot Stuff' and 'Bad Girls'. Moroder also recorded and produced ...

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  15. Dig out the bell bottoms, dust off platform shoes for disco dance partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | UnionLeader.com

    What: 8-Track: The Sounds of the '70s When: 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday Where: Rochester Opera House, 31 Wakefield St., Rochester Tickets: $16-$20 Info: 603-335-1992 x2, www.rochesteroperahouse.com/ Mood rings and lava lamps were among the must-have gadgets, hit makers Donna Summer, Gloria Gaynor, The Bee Gees and KC ... (more)

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  16. The Wonderful World of Marcus SingletaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Examiner.com

    ... dalliance prevail. In retrospect, I place it in a similar hedonistic class as recordings like A Love Trilogy by Donna Summer, even if I hadn't heard that album at the time. There are similar, subconscious links between the instrumental approaches ...

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  17. Madonna Can Be "Big" Again, According To Giorgio MoroderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | ContactMusic.com

    ... release in January. Having practically invented the template for modern club music back in 1977 by producing Donna Summer's dancefloor classic 'I Feel Love', and having enjoyed a popular rediscovery through Daft Punk's album Random Access Memories ...

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  18. Giorgio Moroder predicting 'big' year for MadonnaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | ContactMusic.com

    ... 'Future Lovers' - which featured on her 2005 album 'Confessions on a Dance Floor' - has a bass line inspired by Donna Summer's 'I Feel Love', which Moroder produced and she opened her 2006 'Confessions Tour' with a medley of 'Future Lovers' and 'I ...

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  19. Hub's 2014 social scene sizzledRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Boston Herald

    ... chief of arts and culture on Sept. 23. In honor of the late, great five-time Grammy Award-winning Hub native Donna Summer, Boston threw a free disco roller party at City Hall Plaza on July 18. Hot stuff, baby. Boston Symphony Orchestra's new music ...

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  20. BWW Reviews: Meg Flather's Charming and Folksy Menu of Classic...Read the original story

    Sunday Dec 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... "I'm a Facebook cutter," Flather humorously revealed post-song. Meg honored the recently departed disco queen Donna Summer with "She Works Hard for the Money." I couldn't help observing Mettam at this point, sitting on his stool at the far edge of ...

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