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  1. Video: Oklahoma filmmakers make stop-motion short of Dancing Baby Groot, get James Gunn's praiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | NewsOK.com

    My excellent pals Kyle Roberts, the director of the award-winning indie film "The Posthuman Project," and Nathan Poppe, entertainment writer for The Oklahoman and LOOKatOKC editor, have collaborated to create another of their super-fun superheroic stop-motion animated short films. This time they've used their skills and toys to recreate everyone's favorite scene from the blockbuster "Guardians of the Galaxy": Baby Groot enthusiastically dancing to the Jackson 5's "I Want You Back" while trying to avoid the sharp eyes of the knife-sharpening Drax the Destroyer.

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  2. Commentary: Woo your love with a songRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | The Daily Record

    ... and Vernon Bullock, the duo's back-and-forth still oozes adoration, even 48 years later. "I Want You Back" by the Jackson 5 is another classic Motown tune, and what sounds better than a wily, wailing young Michael Jackson? Especially useful if you ...

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  3. LIVE: Terrance Simien & the Zydeco Experience @ the Massry Center, 3/14/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Nippertown!

    ... 32-year musical career, which began in his teens. Buckwheat Zydeco's "Zydeco Boogaloo" gave way to snatches of the Jackson 5's "I Want You Back." "We just drove 450 miles to be here. We made it, y'all!" exclaimed Simien prior to the Wailers' classic ...

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  4. Watch Common and John Legend's Hilarious Lip-Sync BattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Time

    ... Lip Sync Battle had other battles, too: the Oscar-winning duo also faced off earlier in the episode, pitting the Jackson 5's "I Want You Back" against Juvenile's "Slow Motion." And Dwayne Johnson fought and won against Jimmy Fallon , with a one-two ...

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  5. Dwayne The Rock Johnson Lays The Smackdown On 'Lip Sync Battle' With Epic 'Shake It Off' PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | ContactMusic.com

    ... The 42 year old's partner Common also performed Lionel Richie's 'All Night Long' and 'I Want You Back' by The Jackson 5, helping to secure victory for the pair. Fallon tried his best with a rendition of Madonna's 'Like A Prayer' and Harry ...

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  6. John Legend's Lip Sync BattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Q102.com

    John Legend and Common may have won a few awards this year with their Selma collaboration "Glory," but the two went head to head in an EPIC lip sync battle on the debut of the brand new Spike TV show ... and it was GLORIOUS . In Round One Common chose Jackson 5 's "I Want You Back" ... which was hilarious to watch little Michael's voice appear to be coming from a six foot man.

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  7. Common & John Legend's Epic Lip Sync BattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | KSSN-FM Little Rock

    John Legend and Common may have won a few awards this year with their Selma collaboration "Glory," but the two went head to head in an EPIC lip sync battle on the debut of the brand new Spike TV show ... and it was GLORIOUS . In Round One Common chose Jackson 5 's "I Want You Back" ... which was hilarious to watch little Michael's voice appear to be coming from a six foot man.

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  8. "Motown the Musical" at the Denver Center review: Roiling history and plenty of hitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Denver Post

    ... For instance, the show splices action into the Temptations singing "Heard It Through the Grapevine" and later the Jackson 5 singing a medley of "I Want You Back" "ABC" and "The Love You Save." Other times it robs the audience of the kind of pause ...

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  9. The Jackson 5 - The Ultimate Collection (1996): On Second ThoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Something Else! Reviews

    Formed 1964 in Gary, Indiana, the band of siblings, whose ages ranged from 13 to 6, honed their skills and paid their dues playing local gigs before landing their big break early in 1969 when signing a deal with the Motown label. Comprised of Michael Jackson on lead vocals, Tito on vocals and guitar, Jermaine on vocals and bass, Jackie on vocals and tambourine, and Marlon on vocals and tambourine, the Jackson 5 may have been kids, but they were extremely talented and professional.

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  10. The Jacksons gave a performance their illustrious late brother would've been proud ofRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | The Star Online

    ... Probably the biggest disappointment that night was that they only did a quick medley of their greatest hits as The Jackson 5 (their original name, which they changed to The Jacksons when they left Motown Records in 1975). I Want You Back , ABC and ...

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  11. Tito Jackson to launch album in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Music-News.com

    Tito Jackson, elder brother of the late Michael Jackson, returns to London in July for a rare solo show at West London's Under the Bridge. Drawing on his unyielding passion for blues, R&B and pop, the set will cover a broad spectrum of musical ground featuring classic hits from Titos time in The Jackson 5, as well as songs from his hugely anticipated, as-yet-untitled, debut solo album.

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  12. West End's Thriller Live exhilarates Malaysian crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | The Star Online

    ... and The Four Seasons, Thriller Live is more of a musical celebration of MJ's illustrious career, chronicling the Jackson 5's early pop years right up to the 1970s, when the quintet earned critical acclaim. Nevertheless, the solo Michael Jackson ...

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  13. "Guinea Pig Bridge" song is crazy, cute and catchyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | CBS News

    This week's most popular viral videos include a guinea pig bridge, an "Uptown Funk" treadmill dance, Bach colliding with the Jackson 5, Kevin Bacon and eggs, a guy living inside a fighting game and a hitman ransom prank. First up, ParryGripp created this catchy tune as the musical score to an adorable video of guinea pigs crossing a bridge at Nagasaki Bio Park.

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  14. Bach Meets The Jackson 5 In This Fabulously Funky Mashup By The Piano GuysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | WMDH-AM New Castle

    What if the 1770s "collided with the 1970s"? What if J.S. Bach and The Jackson 5 got together and "just jammed"? In the video above, watch as YouTube's The Piano Guys mix the Jackson 5's 1969 hit "I Want You Back" with some classical Bach numbers. "To our knowledge the likes of electric cello, grand piano, harpsichord, Baroque cello, talk box, and kick drum have never gigged together.

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  15. Have You Seen This? The Piano Guys want you BachRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | KSL-TV

    ... space and time, colliding into an unlikely jam session. The answer, of course, is in the video , which includes Jackson 5's "I Want You Back" mashed with several Bach pieces - Brandenburg Concertos No. 3 and 5, Two Part Invention No. 8, Minuet in G, ...

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  16. Hello, 1970s... Meet 1770sRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | KALC-FM Denver

    This one will grow on you, guaranteed. The Piano Guys posted an interesting music mash-up yesterday, adding a Baroque touch to a Jackson 5 hit from the 1970s, "I Want You Back."

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  17. The Clean Cut: Bach meets Jackson 5 in The Piano Guys' latest video, 'I Want You Bach'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Deseret News

    The Piano Guys combined the distinct decades of the 1770s and the 1970s in their latest music video, "I Want You Bach." The video, filmed at the Hale Center Theatre in Orem, features the Jackson 5's "I Want You Back" and five compositions by Johann Sebastian Bach.

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  18. Here's the Bach-Jackson 5 Mashup You Never Knew You NeededRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | TIME.com

    A new music video dubbed "I Want You Back/Bach" shows The Piano Guys performing a mashup of Jackson 5's "I Want You Back" and several pieces composed by Johann Sebastian Bach, including: Brandenburg Concertos No. 3 & 5, Two Part Invention No.

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  19. 'I Want You Bach', A Brilliant Visual and Musical Mashup That...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Laughing Squid

    " I Want You Bach " by The Piano Guys is a brilliant visual and musical mashup that combines selections from Johann Sebastian Bach with The Jackson 5 . The musicians dressed in the resplendent costume of the 1770s complete with powdered wigs and harpsichord for the "Bach" portion and the distinct facial hair hair and a talk box of the 1970s for the " I Want You Back " portion of the song.

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  20. Chris Robinson to play LSMSRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Home

    ... Bridget Kearney comes from Iowa and drummer Mike Calabrese is from Philadelphia. The band's video of its cover of Jackson 5's "I Want You Back" garnered more than 2.5 million views on YouTube, which led to the legendary T Bone Burnett asking them to ...

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