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  1. Being in the Commitments brought its highs and lows, but I'm very grateful for itRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Halstead Gazette

    ... he says he is hugely grateful, including over the years playing with big names such as soul and blues legends James Brown, Wilson Pickett, Edwin Starr, Sam Moore, the Troggs, Dr Feelgood and many more, including the late BB King. "We were on tour in ...

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  2. 10 Summer Movies that We Hope Don't SuckRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | LA Weekly

    ... more than just reliable air conditioning. Love & Mercy (June 5): On the heels of last summer's overlooked James Brown portrait Get On Up , here's a study of a musical genius of the same era more dysfunctional than Soul Brother No. 1 ever was: Beach ...

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  3. Never mind the headliners: 5 new favorites from the 2015 Hangout Music FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Alabama Live

    ... song "Get Up" was "all serrated slogans and rhythmic detonations, like some unholy 21st-century marriage of James Brown and Public Enemy." Yeah, that's about right. (-- Lawrence Specker) 4. MisterWives -- The most surprising discovery for me was ...

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  4. The Sights & Sounds of Hangout Music Fest 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Houston Press

    ... flat-out loves his music and his audience, and tells them so every chance he gets. Combine that with Bradley's James Brown-esque dance moves and lyrics full of love, sex, and struggle, and you're reminded why you fell in love with soul music in the ...

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  5. Muppets, Murder And Mayhem: Our 13 Best Road Trip MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | MotorAuthority

    ... John Belushi's portraits of men on "a mission from God" features Nazis as bad guys, stellar musical performances-James Brown and Aretha Franklin stand out-and wrecks more cars in the final chase than probably any movie ever will again. Easily, the ...

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  6. 'The Voice' recap: Final four aim to please, shoot to winRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Los Angeles Times

    ... inspirational singer proved she'd come fully into her own with "It's a Man's Man's Man's World" by James Brown, which Levine called "unbelievable" and Shelton her "best performance yet." Williams commended her on the way she, a young woman, ...

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  7. "The Voice" Recap: The Final Four Perform Three TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | WJXA-FM Nashville

    ... usual seat to offer her two cents. Koryn got things started with her take on "It's a Man's Man's Man's World" by James Brown . Adam said all four coaches are unbelievably proud of her. Christina noted how fun it can be to sing that song. Pharrell ...

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  8. "The Voice" Recap: The Final Four Perform Three Times Tuesday, May 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | WIKY-FM Evansville

    ... usual seat to offer her two cents. Koryn got things started with her take on "It's a Man's Man's Man's World" by James Brown . Adam said all four coaches are unbelievably proud of her. Christina noted how fun it can be to sing that song. Pharrell ...

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  9. 'The Voice': Final Four Debut SinglesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... before Pharrell stole her in the Knockouts. For her first song, she sang "It's a Man's Man's Man's World" by James Brown , and it was the perfect song choice for her impressively low and booming voice. She took command of the stage and set the bar ...

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  10. 'The Voice' recap: 'Live Finale, Part 1'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... with our dream-making/dream-crushing decision. No pressurea Final Song: "It's a Man's Man's Man's World" by James Brown The girl can blow. That is the bottom line on Koryn. She can sing, and she can perform, and she can throw her body around a stage ...

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  11. The Voice Season 8 Performance Finale: Watch Videos of the Best and Worst SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | E! Online

    ... But who was the best? First up was Koryn Hawthorne, on Team Pharrell . She performed a killer version of James Brown 's "It's a Man's Man's Man's World" before she was joined onstage by Pharrell himself to sing The Beatles' "We Can Work It Out" and ...

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  12. 'The Voice' Season 8 Recap & Review: Final Four Vie for the Title of WinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | WWWM-FM Toledo

    ... or proudest performer on The Voice season eight, but she's always had a lot of power behind her vocals. So, this James Brown classic was a surefire choice to show off her range and power - two of Koryn's major strengths. And, she did just that. From ...

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  13. Elder Music: The Voice is the ThingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Time Goes By

    ... Satin Doll . When she was a kid, MISSY ANDERSEN was inspired by the music of Gladys Knight, Aretha Franklin, James Brown, The Staples Singers and Teddy Pendergrass. While still a teenager, she opened for Cissy Houston and was later a member of the ...

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  14. The Vaccines play secret midnight set to close day two of The Great EscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | NME

    ... closed with an extended cut of 'Boys & Girls' favourite 'You Ain't Alone', its showy guitar stutters evoking James Brown's 'I Don't Mind'. Later on, at basement club Patterns, Drenge followed the riotous Ho99o9 with a sweat-drenched secret set. Now ...

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  15. B.B. King built a bridge to the blues for the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Los Angeles Times

    ... on the Southern "Chitlin Circuit" in the 1940s and '50s, King shared the stage with musicians who included James Brown, Louis Jordan, T-Bone Walker and "Big" Joe Turner. As he did so, King recorded a string of sublime blues, R&B and blues-soul gems ...

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  16. Guitarist reigned with blues' powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... on the southern "Chitlin Circuit" in the 1940s and '50s, King shared the stage with musicians who included James Brown, Louis Jordan, T-Bone Walker and "Big" Joe Turner. As he did so, King recorded a string of sublime blues, R&B and blues-soul gems ...

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  17. Deep blue heavenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Ventura County Reporter

    ... in the band who are all specialized in soul music. David Hood from Muscle Shoals, who actually played with James Brown and Aretha Franklin and the Staple Singers and all these great people back in the late '60s and the '70s. He's the real deal. And ...

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  18. Blues legend BB King dead at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... when black audiences largely moved away from listening to the blues in favor of R&B and soul performers such as James Brown and Ray Charles, King's flagging career was resuscitated when the Rolling Stones, the Animals, Clapton, Van Morrison and ...

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  19. 15 Things to Know Before You Date a Person Who Enjoys Being AloneRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Lifehack.org

    ... comfortable. If your date is feeling secure with himself in the situation you might be surprised as his inner James Brown awakens and he "gets up offa that thing" and embraces his inner dance machine on the dance floor. By their very nature, people ...

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  20. Music legend B.B. King dies at 89Read the original story

    Friday May 15 | Stars and Stripes

    ... when black audiences largely moved away from listening to the blues in favor of R&B and soul performers such as James Brown and Ray Charles, King's flagging career was resuscitated when the Rolling Stones, the Animals, Clapton, Van Morrison and ...

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