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  1. Dionne Warwick to croon in Tel AvivRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Jerusalem Post

    ... number one hit in 1985 with "That's What Friends Are For," a collaboration with Stevie Wonder, Elton John and Gladys Knight. In 2013, Warwick made headlines when she declared bankruptcy, with more than more than $10 million in unpaid taxes. On the ...

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  2. More informationRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | Austin Monthly

    ... in our country's past that produced so many of the greatest music acts ever recorded, such as the Temptations, Gladys Knight & the Pips, Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, and many more! For patron's needing ADA seating, please call the Box Office at ...

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  3. Catch Motown group at Kent Spotlight Series on April 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Kent Reporter

    ... and smooth moves made famous by many of the greatest recording acts of all-time, including The Temptations, Gladys Knight & The Pips, Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell, Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, The Four Tops, Diana Ross & The Supremes, The Jackson ...

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  4. Gladys Knight coming to Montgomery Performing Arts Centre on May 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Alabama Live

    Gladys Knight, often called the "Empress of Soul," made an apppearance at Birmingham's BJCC Concert Hall on March 7, 2015. Legendary singer Gladys Knight will take the stage at 8 p.m. on May 16 at the Montgomery Performing Arts Centre .

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  5. A 'royal' visit: Aretha Franklin plans an evening at Webster arenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... not done yet. Last year, she released "Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics," which features songs by Gladys Knight ("Midnight Train to Georgia"), Etta James ("At Last") and Gloria Gaynor 's "I Will Survive," which she performed on ...

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  6. A 'royal' visit: Aretha Franklin plans an evening at Webster arenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... not done yet. Last year, she released "Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics," which features songs by Gladys Knight ("Midnight Train to Georgia"), Etta James ("At Last") and Gloria Gaynor 's "I Will Survive," which she performed on ...

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  7. Patti LaBelle on 'Dancing with the Stars'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Philly.com

    ... on myself. If it was a singing competition, I would be watching everybody, but this is dancing. Yes, honey. Gladys Knight called me and said she was so happy that I finally said yes to the show. She told me they are going to work me to death with ...

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  8. Aretha Franklin's NJPAC show will focus on how take on some classicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | NorthJersey.com

    ... the Great Diva Classics." Most of the album's songs are associated with her contemporaries: women such as Gladys Knight ("Midnight Train to Georgia"), Barbra Streisand ("People"), The Supremes ("You Keep Me Hangin' On") and the late Etta James ("At ...

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  9. David Clayton-Thomas: Blood, Sweat & BalladsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | 95.5 3WS

    Soul Ballads , the 2010 album from former Blood, Sweat & Tears singer David Clayton-Thomas , will be released on March 31st in the U.S. after its initial release in Canada, where he lives. The collection of 10 classic songs includes Gladys Knight & the Pips ' "Midnight Train to Georgia," Sam Cooke 's "A Change Is Gonna Come," Curtis Mayfield and the Impressions ' "People Get Ready" and two from Otis Redding : "I've Been Loving You Too Long" and " The Dock of the Bay."

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  10. Aretha Franklin talks 'diva classics,' AC/DC ahead of Newark performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The Jersey Journal

    ... the Motown records I've bought?' " Franklin tackles a few mega-hits from the era on the new album, belting out Gladys Knight's "Midnight Train to Georgia" and The Supremes' "You Keep Me Hangin' On" with her signature rasp and panache. But Franklin, ...

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  11. Aretha Franklin plans first Bay Area show in more than 30 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | SFGate

    On Monday, Aretha Franklin announces the details of her first local show in more than 30 years, set to take place on Aug. 10 at Oracle Arena in Oakland. Franklin, 72, is on tour in support of her most recent album, 2014's " Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics," which includes her takes on classic and contemporary songs ranging from Gladys Knight and the Pips' "Midnight Train to Georgia" to Adele's "Rolling in the Deep."

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  12. See photos of Gladys Knight performing at the BJCC Concert Hall in BirminghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | Alabama Live

    Gladys Knight returned to Birmingham on March 7 for a performance at the BJCC Concert Hall. The R&B star made her last appearance here in February 2011 with the Alabama Symphony Orchestra.

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  13. Shania Twain: 'Ready to Hang My Hat Up' on Farewell TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | News Max

    ... as a "huge mountain to climb" and "a lot of work," Twain said that the encouragement of Lionel Richie and Gladys Knight helped her succeed. "They were just so encouraging and basically told me to get over it," Twain said. "[They said] 'Get back on ...

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  14. Shania Twain: First Tour in 11 Years is Final TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | WebProNews

    ... her residency a "huge mountain to climb," and admitted she relied on two very close friends-Lionel Richie and Gladys Knight-for help when vocal challenges got the best of her. "They were just so encouraging and basically told me to get over it," she ...

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  15. Birmingham bound: Willie Nelson, Little Big Town, John Mellencamp, Gladys Knight, Aaron...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Alabama Live

    Still, the 1934 jazz standard by Frank Perkins and Mitchell Parish seems particularly relevant right now, as several famous names head to Birmingham. Music fans in our city can take their pick from four celebrity shows over the weekend -- Little Big Town, Willie Nelson, Gladys Knight and Aaron Neville -- and one more, John Mellencamp, comes to town on March 12. Bought your tickets yet? Fielding an invite from a friend? Ready to add one more date to your calendar? Here's what you need to know.

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  16. Shania TwainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | ABC News

    ... "huge mountain to climb" and "a lot of work." She said she relied on two unlikely sources -- Lionel Richie and Gladys Knight -- for support when she was beset by vocal challenges. "They were just so encouraging and basically told me to get over it," ...

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  17. Aretha Franklin to perform at NJPAC on March 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | NJ.com

    ... album "Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics," includes covers of Gloria Gaynor's "I Will Survive," Gladys Knight and the Pips' "Midnight Train to Georgia," and Alicia Keys' "No One." The first single of the album, a cover of Adele's ...

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  18. Gladys Knight to headline Chrysler HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Gladys Knight performed with the Virginia Symphony at the Virginia Beach GTE Amphitheater Sunday night, May 10, 1998. The concert was the first of the season at the theater and was also part of the 1998 Virginia Waterfront International Arts Festival.

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  19. An Evening with Gladys KnightRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | South Florida Blade

    Gladys Knight, the Empress of Soul, has had a storied career spanning over sixty years. One of the brightest stars in the Motown lineup, Gladys Knight recorded for many years with her backup singers, The Pips, and later struck out on her own impressive solo career.

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  20. Smokey Robinson is 75Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    A bit of Motown trivia: I Heard It Through the Grapevine , written by Norman Whitfield and Barrett Strong, was first recorded by Smokey Robinson & the Miracles [LISTEN] , but Berry Gordy rejected it, and Marvin Gaye's version as well. He allowed Gladys Knight and the Pips to release it, and they had a #2 hit.

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