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  1. VH1 to Encore Behind the Music: Aaliyah This SundayRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... archive video, film and home movie footage, concert clips and songs, plus new interviews with Gladys Knight , Nelson George, boyfriend/music mogul Damon Dash , Blackground Records CEO Barry Hankerson , video director Wayne Isham and BET producer ...

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  2. VH1 to Encore Behind the Music: Aaliyah This SundayRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... archive video, film and home movie footage, concert clips and songs, plus new interviews with Gladys Knight , Nelson George, boyfriend/music mogul Damon Dash , Blackground Records CEO Barry Hankerson , video director Wayne Isham and BET producer ...

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  3. The gospel according to Mary J BligeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Financial Times

    There is a long tradition of American stars visiting Britain to record albums. Sometimes the reason is anglophilia, like Frank Sinatra who came over to make Sinatra Sings Great Songs from Great Britain .

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  4. Justin Timberlake, Stevie Wonder among draws for Vegas holiday weekendRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Gladys Knight by Anna Webber/Getty Images for Friends of Hudson River Park; Stevie Wonder by Owen Sweeney/Invision/Associated Press; Timberlake by Stephen M. Dowell/Orlando Sentinel/MCT Gladys Knight, Stevie Wonder and Justin Timberlake are among the stars who will perform during the Thanksgiving weekend in Las Vegas. Gladys Knight, Stevie Wonder and Justin Timberlake are among the stars who will perform during the Thanksgiving weekend in Las Vegas.

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  5. Soulful night will support a great causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Barryanddistrictnews.co.uk

    ... Girl, Let the Music Play the list of songs goes on and on. William's resume is extremely impressive supporting Gladys Knight and Jennifer Holliday at the Atlanta Stadium and the original Four Tops and Temptations at Chastain Park in Atlanta Georgia. ...

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  6. Natalie Brown Releases "This Christmas" EP In Time For The HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mi2n

    ... release. With musical influences ranging from Whitley Houston and Aretha Franklin, to Stevie Wonder and Gladys Knight, Natalie Brown's music is described as uplifting and inspiring and fuses R&B/Pop with Adult Contemporary and a touch of 'soul'. ...

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  7. PHOTO: Aaliyah is seen in this undated file photo.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | ABC News

    ... on "Star Search" and nearly making the cut for the TV series "Family Matters." She also performed with Gladys Knight during a five-night stretch in Las Vegas, and her music career took off soon after. Aaliyah found early success with her debut ...

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  8. 9 Things We Learned From 'Aaliyah: Princess of R&B'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Essence Magazine

    ... deny that there were some interesting tidbits we learned from the portrayal of Aaliyah's life on screen. 1. Gladys Knight gave Aaliyah some great advice As a preteen, Aaliyah was given the opportunity to perform with Gladys Knight (played by Elise ...

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  9. Review: 15 Thoughts (And Even More Deep Sighs) On Lifetime's...Read the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | Vibe

    ... on winning. 2. Uncle Barry Hankerson (Lyriq Bent) is the plug. After landing Aaliyah a spot on ex-wife, singer Gladys Knight's residency in Las Vegas, he introduces her to Robert Kelly, or the 106 & Park version played by Cle Bennett. 3. Auntie ...

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  10. Remembering Aaliyah: The Queen of Rhythm & BluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | I4U Future Technology News

    ... girl when she was spotted by talent scouts. And she landed a spot in Sin City or Las Vegas alongside her aunt Gladys Knight . R. Kelly was later on introduced to her and he eventually went on to wed her despite being much older than her in matters ...

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  11. R&B Vocalist L Renee to Open Kem's 'Promise to Love Pt. 1 Tour'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Mary J. Blige, Fantasia, Dwele and Ledisi to name a few, and also had the opportunity to open a show for Gladys Knight. She also performed the National Anthem at the Buffalo Bills vs. Detroit Lions football game at Ford Field in Detroit on Sunday, ...

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  12. Under Their Influences: Pop, R&B...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Philadelphia Gay News

    ... at her best when working on songs with a more organic sound, like on her renditions of Etta James' "At Last," Gladys Knight's "Midnight Train to Georgia" and Barbra Streisand's "People." Her performances on those songs feel way more in touch with ...

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  13. Aretha Franklin Is the Queen of Soul and ShadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Gawker

    Last week, the never-irrelevant Queen of Soul/Displeased Dowager Who's This Close To Hitting You Over the Head with Her Purse Aretha Franklin made more headlines via a Wall Street Journal interview, in which she was asked to assess some contemporary singers. She had nice things to say about Adele , reasonable things to say about Alicia Keys , and respectful things to say about Whitney Houston .

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  14. The legendary Van Dykes Band returns for an Annapolis reunion concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... R&B and Motown legends like the Coasters, Smokey Robinson and The Miracles, Patti LaBelle and The Bluebelles, Gladys Knight and The Pips, Stevie Wonder, Bo Diddley, Solomon Burke, Clarence Carter and Wilson Pickett. "Watching these guys with their ...

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  15. The Queen Of Soul, Aretha Franklin, playing Verizon Hall on December 29thRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    Ladies and Gentlemen: The Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin is playing Verizon Hall on December 29th. Franklin's new album Aretha Franklin Sings The Great Diva Classics features the Queen covering Etta James , Gladys Knight , Barbra Streisand , Adele , Chaka Khan , Diana Ross , and others.

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  16. Ringo Starr, Gladys Knight, Sarah McLachlan to perform at Birmingham's BJCC Concert HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Alabama Live

    Three famous names in the music world -- Ringo Starr , Gladys Knight and Sarah McLachlan -- are set to perform in Birmingham in early 2015. Two shows were announced this week by promoter Red Mountain Entertainment ; one was revealed by the artist on her website.

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  17. Aretha Franklin to Perform at Verizon Hall, 12/29Read the original story

    Monday Nov 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... soul and jazz standards within skillfully rearranged "diva" classics, such as: Barbra Streisand 's "People," Gladys Knight 's "Midnight Train To Georgia," Alicia Keys ' "No One," Adele's "Rolling In the Deep," a mash up of Gloria Gaynor 's "I Will ...

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  18. Aretha Franklin Disses Nicki Minaj and Taylor SwiftRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | WebProNews

    Recently Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, sat down with The Wall Street Journal to talk about her new album, Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics . The album, which was the highest debut of Frankin's career on the Billboard charts, includes ten song covers such as People by Barbara Streisand, Rolling in the Deep by Adele, and Midnight Train to Georgia by Gladys Knight.

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  19. Aretha Franklin Talks Beyonce, Alicia Keys and Jennifer Hudson: - I Hear My Influence'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | Billboard

    ... in both selections and arrangements, from songs associated with Dinah Washington ("Teach Me Tonight") to Gladys Knight ("Midnight Train to Georgia") to Alicia Keys ("No One"). A raise-the-roof version of Adele 's "Rolling in the Deep" leads into a ...

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  20. Review: RSO strikes gold with treasures of MotownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Canada.com

    ... for a number of years, added silky-smooth vocals. His rendition of Midnight Train To Georgia, a huge hit for Gladys Knight and The Pips, was soulful and passionate. It captured the love and commitment of the song perfectly. Gonzalez, the newest ...

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