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  1. Couple spreading holiday cheer Christmas morningRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Western Wheel

    ... other people to help share the spirit. Okotoks Dawgs fans may recognize Grant as the YMCA guy, dancing to the Village People's classic disco song during home games at the Seaman Stadium. The couple used to be part of a choir in Montreal that visited ...


  2. Giant MoonPie Dropping to the Sounds of the Village People on New Year's Eve in Mobile, AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Market Wire

    If you think it is fun to stay at the YMCA, wait until you experience the four-diamond Renaissance hotels adjacent to this year's MoonPie Over Mobile celebration. This year marks the seventh MoonPie over Mobile New Year's Eve celebration and will feature the Village People and Evelyn "Champagne" King.


  3. House of Payne: Quins show fans should demand more matchday X factorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Wandsworth Guardian

    ... at a Premier League game many years ago at a game where fans had slaughtered a referee. Whoever booked the Village People so that those same fans could do the moves to 'YMCA' during the half-time break certainly knew how to change an atmosphere. At ...


  4. Village People's ex-cop targets EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Victor Willis , former lead singer of the Village People, is about to release his first new CD in years. Its lead song, inspired by Ebola, premiered on YouTube late Dec. 8 and debuts digitally Dec. 9. The musician, who now lives in La Jolla, wrote or co-wrote all the Village People hits, including "Y.M.C.A.," "Macho Man," "In the Navy" and "Go West."


  5. Disco fan Steve Guttenberg leads 'D.I.S.C.O. Kids' in new kids book seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 |

    Guttenberg, who played the lead role in the 1980 Village People -inspired Can't Stop the Music movie, has written, with Lisa Passen, The Kids from D.I.S.C.O. , the first of a series of children's books depicting the adventures of four average kids from Las Vegas who become the funky superhero crime-fighting team The Kids from D.I.S.C.O. The Kids are led by their hip Uncle Steve, who likewise transforms into superhero DiscoMan, and his pet cockatoo sidekick Polly Esther. "The truth is, you go to a bar mitzvah, a wedding , a Sweet 16 party, and what gets everybody on the floor? Disco!" says Guttenberg.


  6. Village People Star Records Ebola Charity TrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 |

    Former Village People star Victor Willis has recorded a U.S. response to Band Aid 's Ebola relief charity single. The Y.M.C.A. hitmaker has recorded Save The People with his wife Karen and he insists his song is a more uplifting tune than Bob Geldof and Midge Ure's reworked Band Aid anthem Do They Know It's Christmas? "It is clearly calling on the public for assistance.


  7. One-stop shopping for art at Miami Art WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | The Miami Herald

    ... art auctions in New York. There were more celebrated bearded architects decked out head-to-toe in biker/Village People leather-and-skull-rings regalia... OK, there's only one of those, the inimitable Peter Marino - uhm, wait, actually there are two ...


  8. Tony Orlando entertains with 'Great American Christmas' at Sands BethlehemRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | The Morning Call

    ... their early rock hits. It felt like padding, but at least it was fun and visually interesting. Adding the Village People's "YMCA," Psy's "Gangnam Style" (another papier-mache-head character) and Meghan Trainor's "All About That Bass" might have been ...


  9. MoonPie organizers announce headliner for New Year's Eve celebrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... headliners are the people who made four little letters a big deal. That's right, we are talking about the Village People, famous for the song, YMCA. The group will share the stage with soul singer Evelyn Champagne King. The big announcement was made ...


  10. Village People, Evelyn 'Champagne' King to highlight New Year's Eve festivitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Alabama Live

    MOBILE, Alabama - The New Year will be heralded with some 70s sounds and disco dancing, organizers of the MoonPie Over Mobile announced on Tuesday. The Village People of "Y.M.C.A." fame will headline the annual New Year's Eve celebration - which culminates with the giant MoonPie Drop, along with opening act, soul singer Evelyn "Champagne" King.


  11. The Bottle Boys Perform a Cover of the Village People's Hit Song...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Laughing Squid

    We decided to shoot this video in our own studio, since it's too cold outside here in Denmark and since we wanted it to have a more cosy look, without too much else going on in the frame. In that way you can really focus on what's being played.


  12. The Walking Dead Season 5 Spoilers: Zombie Evolution - Some Unique Walkers We Need to SeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Celebrity Dirty Laundry

    ... and there to see how close the viewers are paying attention, so here's one that the producers need to create: Village People zombieshanging out around a YMCA in Atlanta. Imagine it! The cowboy zombie along with a cop and construction worker, maybe a ...


  13. Seinfeld caught taking meditation break at commercial shootRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... pharmaceutical company with the association's Tribute to Excellence award. Try and control yourself when Village People standout Randy Jones leads a "YMCA" sing-along. DJ AcE - better known as Trey Smith, better known as Will Smith 's oldest son - ...


  14. Here come The LadyboysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Galway Advertiser

    ... in the Red Hot Kisses' revue is a medley of famous movie songs, a comical take on Aqua's 'Barbie Girl', The Village People's perennial favourite 'YMCA' and The Weather Girls' 'It's Raining Men'. There is also lots of laughter generated from those ...


  15. The Colony, a West End Gentlemen's Grill Room by Team WolseleyRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | Bloomberg

    ... bullying and violence. If people want to hang out with all the boys, there is always the YMCA. I interviewed Village People in 1980 when they were so uncool (like Abba) that they toured British cities promoting their movie, "You Can't Stop the ...


  16. 10 Bands You Never Thought Would Release Dance Tracks (But Totally...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | VH1

    ... s guitar disco heavy track and went all out, tapping every early dance rock trope you needed, dressing as the Village People in a very special mirrored room disco dance sequence. In the name of love indeed.


  17. Hong Kong Sevens tickets increased HK$300 to HK$1,800Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    ... enjoyed year-on-year growth of 10 per cent for the past few seasons. The union also confirmed disco troupe Village People, famous for global chart-toppers like YMCA, Macho Man and In the Navy, will be the in-stadium entertainment, following on the ...


  18. Top 5 things to do around Jackson includes the Village People, 360...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 |

    ... $21 to $30 through the Potter Center box office ( , 517-796-8600). The 1970s super group the Village People is coming to FireKeepers Casino, 11177 E. Michigan Ave., just outside Battle Creek, for a Halloween party Friday, Oct. 31. A ...


  19. Village People Live at Dover DownsRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2014 | 1450 WILM NEWSRADIO

    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.


  20. Village People Live at Dover DownsRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2014 | WDOV-AM Dover

    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.