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  1. Ben Stas for The Boston Globe music reviewBeck kicks off Boston Calling with styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 |

    ... on the good foot with the smooth, slithering pop gem "Think I'm In Love" giving way to a bit of Boston homegirl Donna Summer's disco classic "I Feel Love" adding a bit of shimmering synth seasoning as the lights bounced off City Hall Plaza faade in ...


  2. On this day: May 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | KVIA-TV El Paso

    2012: Donna Summer, known for her 1970s disco anthems like "Last Dance" and "I Feel Love," dies of lung cancer at the age of 63 in Naples, Florida. She was posthumously inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2013.


  3. Hook of Mormon: Mitt Romney, 68, gets clobbered by Evander...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Daily Mail

    ... nations, and Holyfield was declared the winner (above) The 68-year-old politician walked out to the strains of Donna Summer's classic disco anthem I Will Survive and managed to lay a few blows on Holyfield during the match. He also had a little fun ...


  4. Novation introduces Giorgio Moroder edition MiniNovaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Keyboard Magazine

    Giorgio Moroder has been nothing less than a beacon of influence in electronic music. Thanks to his pioneering work in the mid-70s with Donna Summer, among others, disco simply wouldn't sound the same.


  5. Songs from this week in 1979Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | KFVS12

    ... "In the Navy" was at number 5. At number 4 was "Stumblin' In," a duet by Suzi Quatro and Chris Norman. Donna Summer held down the number 3 spot with "Hot Stuff," one of the biggest hits of the disco era. In the runner up position, "Heart of Glass," ...


  6. She Works Hard for the Money by Donna SummerRead the original story

    Sunday May 10 | WJXA-FM Nashville

    She works hard for the money so hard for it honey she works hard for the money so you better treat her right She works hard for the money so hard for it honey she works hard for the money so you better treat her right Onetta there in the corner stand and wonders where she is and it's strange to her some people seem to have everything Nine a.m. on the hour hand and she's waiting for the bell and she's looking real pretty just wait for her clientele She works hard for the money so hard for it honey she works hard for the money so you better treat her right She works hard for the money so hard for it honey she works hard for the money so you better treat her right Twenty five years have come and gone and she' seen a lot of tears of the ones who come in they really seem to need her there It's a sacrifice working day to day for little money just tips for pay But it's worth it all just to hear ... (more)


  7. EDM Godfather Giorgio Moroder Raves About Recording With...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Billboard

    ... you have a hit song and the singer isn't convinced, the only thing you can do is say, 'Trust me.' With Donna Summer, it was difficult to get her to do the A moaning on 'Love to Love You Baby.' She did a little on the three-minute single, but when I ...


  8. Claypit Hill PTO Disco NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 |

    PTO DISCO NIGHT! Saturday, May 9 7:30p - midnight Sandy Burr Country Club Break out the bell bottoms, feathered hair and white suits but do brush up on your Donna Summer and Bee Gees as we turn Sandy Burr into a disco inferno. Boogie down with your friends from all three elementary schools-this is a party you won't want to miss.


  9. POP Montreal unveils headliners: Giorgio Moroder, Coeur de PirateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 |

    ... from Kylie Minogue, Sia and Britney Spears, on June 12. Moroder, perhaps best known for his collaborations with Donna Summer, will perform at St-Jean Baptiste Church on Sept. 18. "We've been looking at bringing him for 3-4 years, even before he ...


  10. Scarlett Johansson On 'SNL' : Highlights Including Black Widow Trailer [Video]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | International Business Times

    ... (Watch the video below.) According to E! Online , the 30-year-old's monologue had her singing and dancing to Donna Summer's 1975 hit "Love to Love You Baby." Johansson sings the song in a Celine Dion-like voice and tells the horrified cast members ...


  11. 'Saturday Night Live' Recap: Scarlett Johansson's Black Widow Rom-Com Tops SketchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 |

    ... here made the sketch fluid in a way unusual for "SNL." B Scarlett Johansson's Monologue Confusing the "baby" in Donna Summer's cooing disco hit for an infant instead of a lover is a simple joke, and ScarJo's serviceable execution with this gag was ...


  12. 'The Midnight Special' DVD ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 |

    ... like Glen Campbell, Christopher Cross, Aretha Franklin, Gloria Gaynor, Carlos Santana, Linda Ronstadt, and Donna Summer all had hits that they would sing for us. Some of us would have parties where we would all laugh together at the jokes and dance ...


  13. Scarlett Johansson Hosts SNL, Performs Sexy Dance and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | E! Online

    ... , dubbed "the fight of the century." Wearing a chic white mini dress, Johansson performed a sexy dance set to Donna Summer 's 1975 sensual hit "Love to Love You Baby" while putting on a mock Celine Dion -like voice, as a demonstration of how ...


  14. Scarlett Johansson Loves To Love, Ya Baby: 'Saturday Night Live'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | Deadline

    Kicking off her fourth tour as host of SNL , Scarjo told Kenan Thompson and Tarran Killam that the best thing that's happened to her in the past year was the birth of her daughter, making her officially a MILF . With that she launched into what she insisted is her favorite lullabye, a sexually charged but weirdly nasal, honking cover of Donna Summer's disco classic, "Love To Love You Baby."


  15. Scarlett Johansson performs provocative dance as she hosts SNL in thigh-skimming white dressRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Daily Mail

    ... and proudly told viewers she's the 'best thing to happen to me' before starting a sketch where she sings Donna Summer's Love to Love You Baby in an exaggerated sexy fashion to her daughter as a lullaby. The star - who is married to Rose's father ...


  16. Taste of the Ridge offers culinary delightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    ... grateful for the support we get from the community," she told the Love to love you, baby! The late disco diva Donna Summer would have loved living in 7201 Ridge Blvd. But the building's residents could sure use some earplugs. The Brooklyn Chamber of ...


  17. SimpleMindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | This Is Bristol

    ... atmospherics to a sound with its roots in a love of David Bowie, Kraftwerk and the electronic disco pulses of Donna Summer. Like their contemporaries and friends U2, they took Celtic soul into the world's biggest arenas. Now, almost three-and-a-half ...


  18. Hear Britney Spears Take 'Tom's Diner' to the ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | RollingStone

    ... usually it's the other way, with the producer offering a song," said the artist best known for his work with Donna Summer. Though he couldn't reveal which song they had worked on together at the time, Moroder did note that that "it's a song which ...


  19. Mayor Walsh to Host Second Annual Donna Summer Memorial Roller Disco Party on June 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | City of Boston

    Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - Mayor Martin J. Walsh today announced the second annual Celebration of Summer to honor Boston native Donna Summer with a free roller disco event at City Hall Plaza on Friday, June 19 from 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. "The free roller disco event is a great opportunity for families to come out and have fun while honoring a fellow Boston native who is known around the world for her influence on music," said Mayor Walsh. The event will feature other Boston natives including DJ Kon of Dorchester, Elisa Hamilton, creator of Dance Spot Boston, Frieda Fries of Jacques' Cabaret and the Boston Derby Dames roller derby team.


  20. Stingaree Band plays onRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    ... young men and women in that classroom wanted to be nowhere else on Earth at that moment. After a rendition of Donna Summer's classic, disco hit, Heaven Knows, I asked the class what made the Million Dollar Band so special. Senior percussionist ...