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  1. Thumbnails 10/20/14Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... that whenever anyone wanted to make disco artists the butt of a nasty joke their go-to example was The Village People and 'YMCA'? Did it have nothing to do with the fact that disco icons were frequently black women like Gloria Gaynor and Diana Ross ...


  2. Village People Live at Dover DownsRead the original story

    Yesterday | 92.9 WDSD

    Classic Disco band, Village People have sold more than 100 million recordings and are known for such hits as "Macho Man," "Can't Stop the Music," "Go West," and of course "YMCA." In 2013, Village People recorded "Let's Go Back to the Dance Floor," which was written and produced by Harry Wayne Casey of KC and the Sunshine Band.


  3. Don's Top 10 From October 19, 1975Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... Vegas entertainer of the year in this grainy video. (#11 last week) These Philly folks were the creation of Village People founder Jacques Morali, who teamed with producer Richie Rome. The group got their name from rome, who added a T for some ...


  4. Sticky CarpetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Canberra Times

    The ninth Golden Plains line-up, March 7 - 9 at the Meredith Supernatural Amphitheatre is the most eclectic to date. From the Village People to Swedish rockers Graveyard, next year's Golden Plains has it all, and more.


  5. Village People concert canceledRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Erie Times News

    It takes a village for a Village People concert to go on, but unfortunately not that many people bought tickets for the Oct. 30 show that was scheduled with the "YMCA" group and opening act the Groove at the Bayfront Convention Center. Fortunately, Erie still has a frightful amount of Halloween shows; remember the day falls on a Friday.


  6. Live Nation Long Island Hall of Fame inducts 'legendary artists'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Newsday

    ... the hip-hop show, there are plans for other genres to be spotlighted, like disco (possibilities includes the Village People, KC & the Sunshine Band, the Commodores), R&B and freestyle (TKA, Judy Torres, George Lamond) in 2015. The series focuses on ...


  7. Praying Mantises dance YMCA Village PeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | Daily Star

    These hilarious pics show a pair of the bugs pulling off the classic YMCA pose for the Village People classic. Photographer Hasan Baglar snapped the performing critters and reckons that despite looking like they're enjoying themselves, the pair are probably afraid.


  8. Just Dance Now lets you use your smartphone as a motion controllerRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | Hispanic Business

    ... the same screen. Furthermore, you get 5 free songs to access, including 'Applause' by and 'Y.M.C.A.' by Village People. To access the whole track list, you can select from a variety of subscription options, including the 1-day pass of 1.49 and the ...


  9. Rowland would be 'Hot Stuff' as SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 |

    ... Spinning Gold , a biopic of Casablanca Records founder Neil Bogart, who helped launch KISS, Joan Jett, the Village People and disco diva Summer. The former Destiny's Child singer posted an Instagram photo of herself wearing a long, curly wig ...


  10. Is Kelly Rowland eying Donna Summer role in Spike Lee's new filmRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 28 |

    Rumors are rife that Kelly Rowland is vying for a Donna Summer role in Spike Lee's upcoming film, after she posted an Instagram pic of herself wearing a long, curly wig reminiscent of the singer's signature look. Spike Lee is directing "Spinning Gold," a biopic of Casablanca Records founder Neil Bogart, who helped launch KISS, Joan Jett, the Village People and disco diva Summer, the New York Post reported.


  11. Kelly Rowland Eyeing Role of Donna Summer in New FilmRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 28 |

    ... already signed on to play the Bogart, who is responsible for launching the careers of KISS, Joan Jett, the Village People, and of course Donna Summer. Kelendria Trene "Kelly" Rowland is an American singer, songwriter, actress and television ...


  12. Feinstein's at the Nikko Welcomes Maxine Nightingale This WeekendRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 |

    ... 18,000 people at the Hollywood Bowl. Maxine headlined a US Disco Tour with Thelma Houston , Martha Wash the Village People, the Tramps and KC and the Sunshine Band. Maxine recently graced the stage and tore it up on the nationwide PBS special called ...


  13. Windham Bombers band to perform first 'Black Light Halftime Show'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 |

    ... Avicii's "Wake Me Up," "Boogie Shoes," and "The Fox." The second half of the season will feature The Village People's "YMCA," Imagine Dragons' "Radioactive," "Let It Go" from the Disney movie "Frozen," and "Moves Like Jagger" by rock band Maroon 5. ...


  14. Livewise and ProsperRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    Back in the late 70's, the Village People let us know that it was fun to stay at the YMCA. Now there's another reason for people with the early stages of Alzheimer's.


  15. Allan and Janie Jones are honored at Museum galaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... the recognition was "unexpected" and getting the crowd ready for the concert by the 1970s iconic disco group "Village People." That group kept the crowd dancing and singing for an hour on the museum's courtyard with a high energy show that kept ...


  16. Drag pageant brings disco fever to A.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Philadelphia Gay News

    ... Harrah's Resort. Carson Kressley will host the competition again this year, along with new musical guests The Village People and the Melanie Rice Orchestra. The '70s disco-drag fever-themed event will include a pre-party at the Eden Lounge from 5-7 ...


  17. Kids enjoy day with LPGA players in PrattvilleKids enjoy day with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | The Montgomery Advertiser

    ... Organizers did all they could to make the youth clinic a fun event and began with a loud rendition of the Village People's hit song "YMCA." Watching from the sidelines with a big smile was Prattville YMCA Director David Lewis, who said he has played ...


  18. Dona s Top 10 From September 14, 1976Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    Let's go! It's another trip in "The Time Machine", this time to Tuesday, September 14, 1976. There were the local top 10 singles: Two-hit wonders , the Ritchie Family was the brainchild of Jacques Morali, who also put together the Village People.


  19. a U.K. vow of secrecy on Clooney weddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... photo on Instagram with the caption, "F- yeah Puerto Rican shower." Keeping up with the Joneses isn't easy. Village People cowboy Randy Jones and his actor nephew, Keith Collins , hosted their annual joint birthday party Friday night at Lower East ...


  20. Today's Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    ... Peter Cetera is 70. Actress Christine Estabrook is 64. Actress Jean Smart is 63. Singer Randy Jones (The Village People) is 62. Actor Isiah Whitlock Jr. is 60. Rock singer-musician Dave Mustaine is 53. Radio-TV personality Tavis Smiley is 50. Rock ...