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  1. X Factor is ageist says former finalistRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | IcLichfield

    ... you're getting twice the amount of young people coming through." Niki, who has just released her cover of Donna Summer's hit I Feel Love, believes the show's new audition format with a live audience had made it easier for contestants. She said: ...

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  2. The Top 20 Billboard Hot 100 Hits of the 1970sRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Billboard

    ... made it onto the top 20 list.) The Bee Gees weren't the only act to have success with disco -- so did Chic , Donna Summer , the Emotions , and Gloria Gaynor -- meaning that the genre accounted for at least half of the decade's biggest songs. The ...

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  3. Groundworks DanceTheater evening expands notions of what dance, staging can beRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Cleveland.com

    ... and pounding. As movement began to coalesce, the score transitioned into a percolating loop partly sampled from Donna Summer's "Love to Love You, Baby," and the dancers began stylized interactions, characterized by an uncommon violence of movement ...

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  4. Deep Purple's Ian Gillan On Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame: 'Who The Hell ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... of Fame last year - losing out to such artists as American pop singer-songwriter Randy Newman and R&B singer Donna Summer . The hall of fame is pretty much pointless and it will be an even bigger joke if Green Day or NWA make it in and Deep Purple ...

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  5. Johnnyswim and FLINTface featured on Monday's music menuRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Examiner.com

    ... Moines' East Village on Monday night. The husband and wife team of Amanda Sudano (daughter of disco/R&B great Donna Summer) and Abner Ramirez met at a church service in their native Nashville and soon began to write songs together. The more they ...

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  6. The Right Way To Complain About The Rock And Roll Hall Of FameRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 19 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... has been griping about the definition of "rock and roll," and why this mysterious institution - inductor of Donna Summer, Madonna, and Grandmaster Flash; persistent nominator of Chic and N.W.A - has got it all wrong. I start by asking my agitated ...

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  7. Jimmy Webb & Jane Monheit Kick Off Landmark's 2014-2015 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Patch.com

    ... In his almost five decades in the music business, Webb has penned hit tunes for people as diverse as disco diva Donna Summer and British actor, Richard Harris. In fact, both artists had commercial successes with their versions of "MacArthur Park" - ...

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  8. DC9 at Night Mixtape with Bon SpenglerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Dallas Observer

    ... eventually CDJs. I really do love all music -- jazz, acid rock... I love listening to disco from the likes of Donna Summer, Shannon, Chic, Shalamar, SKYY and Stephanie Mills; old school hip hop such as Newcleus, Man Parrish, Egyptian Lover and ...

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  9. Rieder: What's next for Politico under Glasser?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | USA Today

    ... it ran a story on the reaction of failed Republican presidential hopeful Herman Cain to the death of disco diva Donna Summer. Really. Though journalism in the digital era is a demanding, sometimes grueling affair not for the fainthearted, Politico ...

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  10. BWW Reviews: I Totally Know What You Did Last Donna Summer Totally SlaysRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | BroadwayWorld.com

    I Totally Know What You Did Last Donna Summer /by Dane Whitlock & Amy Procacci/directed by Dane Whitlock/Cavern Club Celebrity Theater @ Casita Del Campos /thru October 25, 2014 I Totally Know What You Did Last Donna Summer -totally a must-see for aficionados of slasher movies spoofs or Donna Summer infectious disco tunes! Dane Whitlock directs his creation, subtitled "A New Musical Mash-up Parody SLASHER Musical," at a uproarious neck-breaking pace allowing just enough time to laugh at the hysterical antics or gasp at the low-budget frights or sway your bodies to the recognition of Donna Summer classics. Whitlock has smartly integrated various Summer hits into the show to move the plotlines along.

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  11. Why Aren't We Fulfilled?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Psychology Today

    ... what success and fulfillment mean. One of the women who I interviewed and who became a lifelong friend was Donna Summer, a world-renowned vocalist whose success, she said, "came overnight." She had actually achieved "a reasonable amount success" in ...

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  12. Boo hoo Blockheads, you need to suck it upRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | NEWS.com.au

    ... a gamble at auction BUT we also put our lives on hold for six months and work bloody hard for that money." As Donna Summer's said "She Works Hard For The Money' and who may I ask doesn't work hard for their money? Gamble is the operative word here. ...

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  13. Who should get into the Rock n'Roll Hall of Fame's class of 2015?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | The Times-Picayune

    ... up as a hopeful again for 2015, its ninth time at bat. (Some have said the Rock Hall has a disco problem; Donna Summer, for example, was nominated five times before making it in last year.) Sting and the late Lou Reed, both already inducted with ...

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  14. Kelly Rowland Says It's 'Godmazing' Being PregnantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | MTV

    ... guys, I think I might be pregnant. Oh, and maybe you've heard those rumors that Rowland is "campaigning to play Donna Summer" in a future biopic, and that that's why she Instagrammed a very Summer-esque photo recently? Well, Kelly tells Elle (say ...

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  15. Disco legend Giorgio Moroder reworks new Coldplay track a " listenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2014 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    ... - working with such major names as Blondie , David Bowie and Freddie Mercury . His best-known hits include Donna Summer classics 'I Feel Love' and 'Hot Stuff'. Mark is the content manager for WOW247 in Leeds. When he isn't waxing lyrical about Ben ...

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  16. Beck appears on TV show 'Austin City Limits' - " watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | NME

    ... like 'Loser' and 'Where It's At'. Elsewhere, the multi-instrumentalist mixed his own 'I Think I'm in Love' with Donna Summer's 1977 hit 'I Feel Love'. Click below to watch the performance. Beck played: 'Black Tambourine' 'I Think I'm in Love'/'I ...

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  17. Rene Lopez Drops 'Love Has No Mercy' Video, EP Out 10/21Read the original story

    Saturday Oct 4 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... disco that swings with a certain effortlessness that brings to mind nu-disco hits as much as old-school Donna Summer. Rene has now dropped the simultaneously fun & sensual accompanying video, which premiered today with Baeblemusic , and is available ...

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  18. Donna Summer Music Drives Deranged Killer To Strike AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Queerty

    Dim all the lights, sweet darling, because the silliest/scariest disco musical you're likely to ever see is back in town. I Totally Know What You Did Last Donna Summer , a parody of '80s slasher films and '90s horror films set to a hit parade of tunes from the late beloved disco queen of the '70s, returns to chill and thrill Los Angeles audiences looking for innovative Halloween entertainment.

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  19. Kelly Rowland recreates Donna Summer look in pursuit of movie roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | FansShare

    Kelly Rowland is beautiful, pregnant, talented and definitely not bashful about what she wants. The solo singer who first rose to fame as a member of the music group "Destiny's Child" recently uploaded a picture of herself to wearing a long black wig which combined with her attractive face resulted in her looking identical to disco queen Donna Summer.

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  20. Top 100 EDM Songs of All TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Buzzle.com

    ... disco music to dance music is the production of the track 'I Feel Love' by Giorgio Moroder and vocalist Donna Summer in the late '70s. Further, in the same decade, a new genre called Hi-NRG (pronounced as High Energy) was born in the U.S. and U.K.; ...

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