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  1. Shania TwainRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | 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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  2. Aretha Franklin to perform at NJPAC on March 14Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | 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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  3. Gladys Knight to headline Chrysler HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 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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  4. 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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  5. Smokey Robinson is 75Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | 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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  6. The stage is set for Death by ChocolateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... to just change it up a little tiny bit. We're doing a variety show so we'll have Tina Turner here tonight, Gladys Knight and the Pips, addicted to love Robert Palmer, and we'll have Red Man Group here tonight, so lots of fun," said Kim Droege, ...

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  7. The stage is set for Death by ChocolateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | KLTV Tyler

    ... to just change it up a little tiny bit. We're doing a variety show so we'll have Tina Turner here tonight, Gladys Knight and the Pips, addicted to love Robert Palmer, and we'll have Red Man Group here tonight, so lots of fun," said Kim Droege, ...

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  8. Gladys Knight's 'Where My Heart Belongs' wins Image Award for Outstanding Gospel AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Deseret News

    Artist and seven-time Grammy Award-winner Gladys Knight's album called "Where My Heart Belongs" recently received the Image Award for Outstanding Gospel Album at the 46th NAACP Image Awards. "Where My Heart Belongs" by Mormon singer Gladys Knight received an Image Award for Outstanding Gospel Album at the 46th NAACP Image Awards on Feb. 6 in Pasadena, California.

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  9. BWW Review: Motown Shakes the Blues in BostonRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Miracles. Marvin Gaye . Stevie Wonder . Michael Jackson and the Jackson 5. Martha Reeves and the Vandellas. Gladys Knight and the Pips. The Temptations. Lionel Ritchie. The Commodores. Mary Wilson . The Four Tops . Mary Wells . The Marvelettes. ...

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  10. Glady's Knight to perform at benefit concert in JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Mississippi music lovers will have a unique opportunity to hear a living icon and support Alzheimer's research at what's expected to be a sold-out concert on March 22. Gladys Knight, one of music's biggest legends, is set to perform at 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 22 at Thalia Mara Hall in downtown Jackson. The Empress of Soul will visit the City with Soul to give a benefit concert for the MIND Center, a national leader in Alzheimer's disease research and clinical care at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.

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  11. Our Grammy ballot: Who will win, and who should winRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... this Bette Midler sandwich with Karen and Richard Carpenter. Gladys Steals the Knight (1974) -- GRAMMY winners Gladys Knight and The Pips are rightfully giddy to pose with their trophy backstage after being crowned winners for their song "Midnight ...

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  12. CASINOS: Dining options abound for Valentine's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... wine glasses along with a bottle of wine for $75. Finish out the night with a concert by legendary singer Gladys Knight. The singer is known for her hits such as "Midnight Train to Georgia" and "License to Kill." See? Romantic. Tickets start at $55. ...

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  13. Between the Church and the Street:Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | BrothersJudd Blog

    ... preceding the Twist craze. Within a year, Covay's ability to write an emotional ballad was evident when Gladys Knight and the Pips took his Letter Full of Tears into the top 20. After recording for numerous companies, including Sue, Columbia, Epic, ...

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  14. Diana Ross performs hits at re-opening of Kings TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | New York Daily News

    ... Inwood's United Palace Theater, which was revived as performing arts center 8 years ago. Sarah McLachlan, Gladys Knight, the Moscow Ballet, Frankie Valli, and Crosby, Stills, & Nash are among the performers who will take the stage at the newly ...

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  15. MC Lyte lands new gig as host of Centric TV's music show 'Morning Cup'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Examiner.com

    ... from fans, and fellow artist all congratulating and wishing the best for MC Lyte and her new gig. Soul artist Gladys Knight tweeted: Huge congratulations to the beautiful and talented @mclyte on her new show #MorningCup on @CENTRICTV. And photos of ...

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  16. Still having a 'rock 'n' roll ethic'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Glendale News-Press

    Evie Sands began her life in music as a 1960s rock 'n' roll bad girl, blossomed into a balladeer of profound depth and a prolific writer of striking grace and prowess. She has had her original songs recorded by Barbra Streisand, Dionne Warwick, Gladys Knight, Karen Carpenter, and Dusty Springfield - a stunning who's who of superstar vocalists, all of whom are noted for their discriminating taste in choice of material.

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  17. What it means when someone says, 'I heard it through the grapevine'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... or anonymous sources of information. " I Heard It Through the Grapevine" is A Motown song first recorded by Gladys Knight & the Pips in 1967 and again by Marvin Gaye in 1968. In essence, the expression means that while the telegraph is long gone, ...

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  18. Paige Finnerty | The Jersey JournalRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | NJ.com

    The Meadowlands Exposition Center at Harmon Meadows in Secaucus will be hosting the fifth annual International Great Beer Expo on Saturday, Jan. 31, with two sessions at 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Full story The West Bergen Branch of the Jersey City Free Public Library will reopen Monday, following its closure due to heating issues. Full story Four-time Grammy winner Gladys Knight will be performing alongside The Spinners tonight at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, 1 Center St., in Newark.

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  19. Gladys Knight at NJPACRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    Four-time Grammy winner Gladys Knight will be performing alongside The Spinners tonight at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, 1 Center St., in Newark. Over the span of her career she has recorded over 38 albums.

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  20. Grammy Winner Gladys Knight and the Spinners Come to NJPAC TonightRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    New Jersey Performing Arts Center presents two of the greats -- seven-time Grammy winner Gladys Knight and the smooth, sophisticated Spinners -- in a memorable evening of R&B hits tonight, January 23, 2015 8:00 PM in the Prudential Hall. Get your tickets now at NJPAC.org or 888.GO.NJPAC .

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