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  1. REVIEW: Successful first Boltfest combines rock 'n' roll with family funRead the original story

    Yesterday | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    A HILARIOUS moment at the start of the set of Ozzy Osborne and Black Sabbath tribute band Ozzbest summed up the inaugural Boltfest for me. As we caught our first glimpse of Phil Blackwell, aka Ozzy Osborne, preparing himself in the wings, the PA starts to blare out YMCA by the Village People.

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  2. Ita s almost Riverfest time: Six things to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Wichita Eagle

    ... p.m. Saturday, June 6. The best viewing is along the Arkansas River from Lewis to First Street. 3. Music: The Village People will be this year's headliner, playing at the Wet n' Wild Disco Dance Party from 5-10 p.m. June 3 in Kennedy Plaza, next to ...

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  3. Media take cheap shots at Chris Christie for being funny at a humor event | MulshineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Jersey Journal

    ... performed the song "Nacho Man" with a group of fellow journalists we called "The Town Hall People" after the Village People. The subject of that song was a big interview Christie had with a writer for the New York Times magazine last year during ...

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  4. Cannes Watch: Pet Shop Boys power Jia Zhangke's Cannes entryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... state to market-mad emerging superpower. Jia said he chose the Pet Shop Boys' electro hit - a cover of a Village People song - to capture the energy and optimism of Chinese youth in the 1990s, as the country began to rapidly open up. "In the ...

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  5. Cannes Watch: a mermaid dress and wedding bells for BrolinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... state to market-mad emerging superpower. Jia said he chose the Pet Shop Boys' electro hit " a cover of a Village People song " to capture the energy and optimism of Chinese youth in the 1990s, as the country began to rapidly open up. "In the ...

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  6. 'Mountains May Depart' ('Shan he gu ren'): Cannes ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... as young schoolteacher Tao, leading an exuberant formation dance to the Pet Shop Boys' synth-pop cover of the Village People disco chestnut "Go West." From that kitschy intro, Jia then slyly goes east, cutting from New Year's fireworks to Chinese ...

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  7. Songs from this week in 1979Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | KFVS12

    ... of disco. These were the songs atop the Billboard Hot 100 on this week in 1979. After the huge success the Village People had with "YMCA," the group followed it up with another song about a national institution. "In the Navy" was at number 5. At ...

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  8. Advertisers Can Finally Boogie Again With the Disco Hit Y.M.C.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Adweek

    ... the song is once again available." Yeah, OK, in case this doesn't quite sound like news, consider the tune: Village People's Y.M.C.A. - easily among the most appropriated pop songs in commercial history. The list of brands that have used the song ...

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  9. How old do you look? How a fun new website hints at the future of big data.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... who they're looking at. Filipe Rose, who has appeared in Native American garb as one of the disco stars The Village People since the 1970s, is 61, but was delighted to find out that Microsoft's algorithm sees him as age 33. "Oh it's amazing ... I ...

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  10. Throwback Thursday: When Bruce Jenner Made His Film Debut as a Disco EnthusiastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... Louis lawyer who befriends a singing group and a complete life change probably wasn't the best choice. The Village People-inspired Can't Stop the Music , from Grease writer-producer Allan Carr , would go on to earn the dubious honor of being the ...

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  11. Bruce Jenner comes out as transgendered: Releases his twelve-year-old mean girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Examiner.com

    ... an Erik Estrada replacement on CHiPs and the 1980's cult classic film Can't Stop the Music (co-starring the Village People). It was during the earlier part of the interview when Sawyer was highlighting Jenner's athletic accomplishments there was a ...

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  12. Will Bruce Jenner's Transition Tarnish Our Golden Transgender Moment?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Queerty

    ... Jenner's ascent as a media celebrity came quickly after. Perhaps my favorite was this fabulous turn in the Village People schlockfest Can't Stop the Music : However, the late 1970s also ushered in a massive political backlash against transgender ...

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  13. Kim K's Father, Bruce Jenner Is No More A Man, He Is Now A WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Ghanamma.com

    ... champion at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal into a sporadic acting career that included movies like the Village People vehicle "Can't Stop the Music" in 1980. He returned to the public eye for a new generation when he became a central figure on ...

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  14. Bruce Jenner: transgender, Republican, ChristianRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | Spero News

    ... ympics and then went to a sputtering career as an actor. He appeared, for example, in the movie featuring the Village People "Can't Stop the Music" in 1980. He was later featured in the reality show "Keeping Up With the

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  15. The Lyon County YMCA - 1908Read the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Marshall Independent

    Growing up in Tracy in the 1970s I was far removed from the YMCA movement. Looking back my closest association was probably hearing the Village People song when it was released in 1978.

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  16. My brain is more female than it is male,' says Bruce JennerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Boston.com

    ... champion at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal into a sporadic acting career that included movies like the Village People vehicle "Can't Stop the Music" in 1980. He returned to the public eye for a new generation when he became a central figure on ...

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  17. Bruce Jenner interview: 'For all intents and purposes, I am a woman'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... champion at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal into a sporadic acting career that included movies like the Village People vehicle "Can't Stop the Music" in 1980. He returned to the public eye for a new generation when he became a central figure on ...

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  18. Bruce Jenner says he identifies as a womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... champion at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal into a sporadic acting career that included movies like the Village People vehicle "Can't Stop the Music" in 1980. He returned to the public eye for a new generation when he became a central figure on ...

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  19. Kylie Jenner -- Daisy Dukes Tribute to Daddy Bruce JennerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | TMZ.com

    ... from the flick, "Can't Stop the Music" -- a disco-era classic co-starring Bruce, Steve Guttenberg , and the Village People . HERE'S THE RUNDOWN Kate Hudson's Ex Has a Famous New Girlfriend Mila Kunis Responds to the Crazy Chicken Caper Allegations ...

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  20. Bruce Jenner's ex wife Linda Thompson brands him 'a champion for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Daily Mail

    ... shows and films while Bruce worked as a TV commentator and actor, appearing in six episodes of CHiPS and the Village People movie Can't Stop The Music. Following their divorce in 1986, Linda went on to marry prolific music producer David Foster, ...

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