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  1. Annie Lennox embraces jazzy 'Nostalgia'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... of their classics anew: no use of their phrasing, their arrangements, their orchestral sheets allowed. The former Eurythmics star sat down - slowly and deliberately - with songs like "Mood Indigo" and "Georgia on My Mind" and reduced them to their ...

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  2. Singer Annie Lennox Slams Beyonce: 'Twerking Is Not Feminism'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MTV

    One of the most powerful moments from Beyonce 's 2014 MTV VMAs performance was when the word "FEMINIST" flashed behind the silhouette of her statuesque and, well, flawless body, as Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie voiced the words, "We teach girls that they cannot be sexual beings in the way that boys are." Watch it again below: However, in recent weeks legendary Eurythmics singer Annie Lennox - who just released a new album - has been criticizing Beyonce's activism as "feminist lite," and yesterday she told NPR that "twerking is not feminism."

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  3. Annie Lennox embraces jazzy 'Nostalgia'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | York Dispatch

    How do you follow in the footsteps of Frank Sinatra and Ray Charles without sinking in the footsteps of Frank Sinatra and Ray Charles? The answer, for Annie Lennox at least, is to throw out, to the greatest degree possible, the work of these giants and tackle some of their classics anew: no use of their phrasing, their arrangements, their orchestral sheets allowed. The former Eurythmics star sat down - slowly and deliberately - with songs like "Mood Indigo" and "Georgia on My Mind" and reduced them to their bare essentials before building them up, in her own style, without trying to recapture the past.

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  4. Find Out What Annie Lennox Thinks About Trans Visibility And How You...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Queerty

    When singer Annie Lennox came to fame in the early 1980s as the vocalist for the beloved British duo The Eurythmics, many considered her a gender-bender due to her excitingly androgynous appearance. It's little surprise that she is thrilled to see the great strides made toward LGBT equality and transgender visibility.

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  5. Annie Lennox Defends Calling BeyoncA ''Feminist Lite''-''Twerking Is Not Feminism''Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | E! Online

    Last month, the 59-year-old former Eurythmics singer made headlines for labeling the "Love on Top" songstress a "feminist lite." Now, Lennox is once again sounding off on today's pop music icons.

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  6. Annie Lennox on Beyonce: 'Twerking Is Not Feminism'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Popsugar

    Annie Lennox doesn't think that BeyoncA should be considered a modern feminist icon. The former Eurythmics singer had previously called Queen Bey "feminist lite" in an interview back in September, and now she is expanding on her opinion about BeyoncA and pop music .

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    7 hrs ago | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... of their classics anew: no use of their phrasing, their arrangements, their orchestral sheets allowed. The former Eurythmics star sat down - slowly and deliberately - with songs like "Mood Indigo" and "Georgia on My Mind" and reduced them to their ...

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  8. Annie Lennox on Beyonce: "Twerking Is Not Feminism"Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Popsugar.com

    Annie Lennox doesn't think that BeyoncA should be considered a modern feminist icon. The former Eurythmics singer had previously called Queen Bey "feminist lite" in an interview back in September, and now she is expanding on her opinion about BeyoncA and pop music .

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  9. Annie Lennox SLAMS Beyonce again saying 'twerking is not feminism'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... lite' The legendary Scottish singer, who found fame as one half of the internationally acclaimed group the Eurythmics alongside Dave Stewart, was asked in a recent interview to further explain comments she made earlier this year that Beyonce was not ...

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  10. World loses Oscar de la Renta, but I lose a good friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... Can't I?" and "Memphis in June." How did the Scottish-born Lennox, who found fame as the lead singer of the Eurythmics, arrive at such a distinctly American, soulful selection? Annie told Sergio: "Actually, I was a bit stuck, so I went to YouTube ...

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  11. Annie Lennox: "Twerking is Not Feminism...It's Not Liberating, It's Not Empowering"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... (Oct. 21), and decided to address more issues with contemporary artists and feminism. Inskeep asked the former Eurythmics member why she's been calling modern music by female artists "over-sexualized." "Well you've said it in the question," she ...

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  12. Annie Lennox: 'Twerking Is Not Feminism'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NewsOK.com

    Annie Lennox, former member of the Eurythmics, has been doing plenty of interviews to promote her new album, Nostalgia. Lately, those conversations have often turned to a different topic: Beyonce.

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  13. Timeless SoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Economist

    ... signature. It's no surprise Ms Lennox chose thematically complex material for "Nostalgia". As part of the pop duo Eurythmics, she and musical partner Dave Stewart took their mix of soul-and-synthesizers to top of the charts in the 1980s. She later ...

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  14. Singer Annie Lennox Gets Nostalgic on New AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NY1

    ... tried to go a little bit deeper," notes Lenox. Lennox of course topped the charts in the 80's as half of the duo Eurythmics and later as a successful solo artist. "So there's a few decades of albums that they might want, they often bring with them, ...

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  15. Late, Late Night FDL: I Put A Spell On YouRead the original story

    Monday | Fire Dog Lake

    ... performance video below is one of many lifted from Nostalgia, out on 27 October. It's an album which finds the Eurythmics frontwoman tackling a variety of iconic, politically charged jazz standards composed by artists such as Hoagy Carmichael, Duke ...

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  16. Why Aretha Franklin might be losing respectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | New York Post

    ... as you'd expect - but the best part is the video, in which Diamond plays with his dogs in the country. The former Eurythmics singer's got a new covers album out, too, called "Nostalgia," which is a lot sharper than Franklin's. But Lennox has never ...

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  17. 'You Cannot Go Back': Annie Lennox On 'Nostalgia'Read the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | WNYC-AM New York

    Annie Lennox is well-known for her work as one half of The Eurythmics, the synth-pop duo whose hit "Sweet Dreams " is still ubiquitous 30-plus years after its release. Since then, Lennox has had a busy career as a solo singer and done work as a philanthropist and political activist.

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  18. Annie Lennox 'Nostalgia' review: Truly specialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Newsday

    ... to stretch artistically in a project that could have been average. However, as great as it is to hear the Eurythmics singer give well-worn classics like "Georgia on My Mind" and "I Put a Spell on You" her own spin, it's her reintroduction of ...

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  19. Annie Lennox turns nostalgia trip into a dull rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Baltimore Sun

    Annie Lennox, late of Eurythmics fame, is on shaky ground. "Nostalgia" , the title of her sixth studio album, is a loaded word, one which does not bode well for an artist once famous for pushing the outer edges of pop showmanship.

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  20. Music: Annie Lennox sings pop standards on Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | SFGate

    ... geography. It connects with a soulful place." In the Bay Area for a whirlwind promotional tour, the former Eurythmics singer sits in the lobby of a hotel near Fisherman's Wharf - radiating her casual glamour among the beige surroundings. Lennox ...

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