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  1. Ranking every baseball team's "victory song"Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | MSNBC

    You know what a victory song is. That song that plays over the P.A. at your home team's ballpark after the win is secured.

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  2. PARC black-tie gala honors 13 "Magnetic Men"Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | St. Petersburg Times

    Patrons at PARC's 45th annual black-tie fundraiser danced to the music of Kool & the Gang and honored this year's 13 Magnetic Men at a sold-out gala in the Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort. It is the seventh year of honoring male community leaders, who this year included Mike Alstott, Dan Casey, Bill Currie, David Downing, Dr. Jonathan Ellen, Mack R. Hicks, Paul Manfrey, Capt.

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  3. William LaTorre's wife, friends left wondering why after suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... Ball fundraiser for PARC at the Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort, where they danced to the music of Kool & the Gang. On Sunday, they had an early birthday party for close friend Kevin Harrington, an entrepreneur and an investor in ABC-TV's ...

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  4. Flaming Lips, Kool & The Gang and Mogwai added to Clockenflap billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | South China Morning Post

    Hong Kong's premier music festival Clockenflap has beefed up its band line-up, announcing new additions The Flaming Lips, Mogwai and Kool & The Gang. Expected to be the largest edition since it started seven years ago, next month's Clockenflap will feature a diverse mix of musical styles.

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  5. Chris Brown Leads the 2014 Soul Train Awards With Seven NominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Black Enterprise

    Chris Brown is making news again with his seven Soul Train Award nominations. He has the most this year with Beyonce garnering six and Pharrell earning five.

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  6. 9 Sicknasty Songs That Sample the Pulp Fiction SoundtrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Wired

    ... For a lot of teens and young adults, that album was the first time they'd heard funk classics like Kool & the Gang's "Jungle Boogie," or surf-rock staples like Dick Dale's "Misirlou," and their listening tastes were forever changed. But the ...

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  7. Kool & the Gang to play show at Golisano Children's Hospital GalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    Legendary funk band Kool & the Gang will be hitting the stage this weekend during the 27th annual Golisano Children's Hospital Gala. Hundreds of donors and advocates will be at the gala to support the hospital and hear some great tunes from the band.

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  8. 27th annual Gala to Bring the "Jungle Boogie" with Kool & the GangRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | University of Rochester

    ... featuring a performance by the Rochester City Ballet and live music from international recording artists Kool & the Gang , will kick off its "celebration" with a cocktail hour and silent auction at 6 p.m., followed by dinner and a shortened live ...

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  9. Don's Top 10 From October 11, 1989Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... #1 single locally! Three different songs called "Cherish", and all hit #1 here! The Association in 1966 and Kool & The Gang in 1985 were the others. Countdown Extras: "Love In An elevator"--Aerosmith (#12); "Love Song"--The Cure (#13); "Love ...

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  10. Sound mars Timberlake's big partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Yahoo!

    Pop spunk Justin Timberlake finally scratched fans' seven-year itch, bringing his mega-hits, cheeky grin and, yep, sexy back to Perth on Wednesday night at the first of two big gigs. In 2007 the man known as Trousersnake - until he was made an honest man by Jessica Biel, who is on tour Down Under with her hubby - played Burswood Dome.

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  11. 'Bada Boom, Bada Bling': The soul music of Caleb HawleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Examiner.com

    ... gospel, doo-wop and hip hop. If you're a fan of the Temptations, Smokey Robinson, Stevie Wonder, Jackson 5, Kool & the Gang and other artists of that era, you might think that they just don't make music like they used to. Wrong. If you're looking ...

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  12. Justin Timberlake: Off the chartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | The New Zealand Herald

    With Justin Timberlake in town this weekend, TimeOut takes a look at his illustrious career from Mickey Mouse Club to mega-star. The Guardian called Justin Timberlake's world tour "an evening of relentless class" and, in the 12 months since he embarked on the first show of his world tour, 33-year-old Justin Timberlake seems to have brought the house down with a snappy performance of Memphis-flavoured funk, pop, and RnB, night after night.

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  13. Like TotallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Pasadena Weekly

    Kool and the Gang best summed up the Pasadena Way in their 1984 hit "Celebration" when they exclaimed "There's a party goin' on right here, a celebration to last throughout the years." That celebration includes events, businesses, schools and local residents, many of which have impacted not only the San Gabriel Valley, but the world.

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  14. World Tribune journalist accuses Egyptian singer Shaaban Abdel Rahim of ISIS's emergenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Al Bawaba

    In what some might describe as a blatantly racist opinion, American right-wing journalist Dennis Prager claimed in an article for World Tribune that the Arab world has contributed nothing to the world in the past Century except for hatred and violence. In his article, Prager went on to accuse Egyptian folklore singer Shaaban Abdel Rahim , AKA Shaabola, of enticing violence and extremism with his hateful lyrics towards Israel, which in return contributed to the rise of ISIS.

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  15. At celebration, gay marriage supporters in Utah talk of futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... case of Kitchen v. Herbert roused the crowd to its feet. And while elected officials attempted to dance to Kool & The Gang, speakers at Monday night's rally warned that the fight for LGBT equality in Utah would not end with marriage. "The hardest ...

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  16. Ladies Night Out set for ThiensvilleRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2011 | Mequon

    It's hard to say the words "It's ladies night" without singing them a little. Thank you, Kool & the Gang.

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  17. At celebration, supporters of same-sex marriage in Utah talk of futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... case of Kitchen v. Herbert roused the crowd to its feet. And while elected officials attempted to dance to Kool & The Gang, speakers at Monday night's rally warned that the fight for LGBT equality in Utah would not end with marriage. "The hardest ...

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  18. Funk Music History and Famous ArtistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Buzzle.com

    The genre of funk music was a social and political voice of lower and middle class citizens. The lyrics were based on day-to-day tales of tragedy, suffering, violence, harsh realities like troubled and fickle relationships, dying and crushed dreams, racial struggle, and a very in-your-face facts of life reality.

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  19. Dona s Top 10 From October 5, 1979Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... Zeppelin (album cut rotation); "Don't Bring Me Down"--Electric Light Orchestra (#12); "Ladies Night"--Kool & The Gang (#15); "Driver's Seat"--Sniff 'N' The Tears (#19); "Heartache Tonight"--The Eagles (Hot Prospect .............This week's #1 album: ...

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  20. State Fair of Texas Guide: Oct. 3-Oct. 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | D Magazine

    The Violin Guy: Calling this gentleman simply "The Violin Guy" is a bit reductionist. He sings in many languages, he plays keyboard and guitar; he does it all.

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