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    Luther Jackson (1935 - August 1, 2021)

    by Ed Masley | August 14, 2021 | Arizona Republic Bob Corritore remembers Luther Jackson as a "solid old-school blues guy" — nothing fancy but blessed with a "naturally wonderful" blues voice and a winning personality. "I don't think he was out to change the world," says Corritore, who owns...
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    Billie Bodega (aka Steveanna Jackson)

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    The 8 track player had 4 channels usually called "programs". Each program had a certain amount of songs. The songs on 8 track tapes were often in a different order from the record version. That was to fit the amount of time on each program. But in some cases a song would cut off while it's...
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    Eddie Murphy

    Dolemite Is My Name Academy Award nominee Eddie Murphy portrays real-life legend Rudy Ray Moore, a comedy and rap pioneer who proved naysayers wrong when his hilarious, obscene, kung-fu fighting alter ego, Dolemite, became a 1970s Blaxploitation phenomenon. Dolemite will receive a limited...
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    The Day The Music Burned: The Story Of The 2008 Universal Fire

    By Jody Rosen • June 11, 2019 • New York Times Chuck Berry, 1958. (Photo Illustration by Sean Freeman) 1. ‘The Vault Is on Fire’ The fire that swept across the backlot of Universal Studios Hollywood on Sunday, June 1, 2008, began early that morning, in New England. At 4:43 a.m., a security...
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    Osmond Family

    Donny was on The Talk today
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    Little Richard

    new interviews (the 2 decades of not giving interviews is not true though)
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    Don Rickles {May 8, 1926 - April 6, 2017}

    April 6, 2017 by Mike Barnes , Duane Byrge Hollywood Reporter "Mr. Warmth" forged a career when he turned the table on his hecklers, going on to insult everyone he encountered — even Frank Sinatra. Don Rickles, the rapid-fire insulting machine who for six decades earned quite a...
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    Mary Tyler Moore (December 29, 1936 - January 25, 2017)

    January 25, 2017 by Mike Barnes | The Hollywood Reporter 1969 photo Mary Tyler Moore, whose roles as a perky housewife on The Dick Van Dyke Show in the 1960s and as a spunky, single working woman in her eponymous ’70s sitcom made her America’s sweetheart, has died. She was 80. Moore played...
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    Music & Variety TV Shows

    Mary's Incredible Dream {1976} A music/variety special featuring Mary Tyler Moore in a musical story featuring dream sequences about the creation, fall from grace, and rebirth of humanity. Featuring Ben Vareen, The Manhattan Transfer, & Doug Kershaw.
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    The Music Of Janet Damita Jo

    Control on TopPop (1986)
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    Leon Russell

    Leon Russell (April 2, 1942 - November 13, 2016)Nov. 13, 2016 by Billboard Staff Leon Russell in 1970 Leon Russell, who sang, wrote and produced some of rock 'n' roll's top records, has died. He was 74. An email from Leon Russell Records to The Associated Press says Russell...
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    Who would you like Mike to have collaborated with?

    They can be anybody, alive or not, from any time period. They don't have to be in music per se, a dancer or a video director can count. Here's a few of my picks: Phyllis Hyman Pat Benatar Jamiroquai Ann Wilson (Heart) Kathy Sledge Denise Pearson Johnny Pacheco Manhattan Transfer Kraftwerk Bobby...
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    Hip Hop / Rap

    Attrell 'Prince Be' Cordes, P.M. Dawn Rapper {May 19, 1970 - June 17, 2016} By Daniel Kreps | June 17, 2016 | Rolling Stone Attrel "Prince Be" Cordes, founding member of the chart-topping hip-hop duo P.M. Dawn, died Friday in a New Jersey hospital following a battle with renal kidney disease...
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    George Martin

    Beatles Producer George Martin Dead at 90 By Andy Greene March 9, 2016 George Martin, who produced much of the Beatles' classic catalog, has died. The cause of death has not yet been released. He was 90. Ringo Starr reported the news on Twitter. "God bless George Martin," he wrote late...
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    Earth, Wind & Fire

    Live 1978
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    Wesley Snipes On The Tonight Show - September 17, 2015

    Wesley talks about filming the Bad video.
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    Discogs Aims To Catalog Every Release

    September 16, 2015 Vinyl Factory News Discogs has launched an initiative to rescue obscure music from the dustbin of history. Online second-hand record marketplace Discogs has set out to “catalog every single piece of music ever created in the world” with a their catchily abbreviated...
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    Casey Kasem (1932-2014)

    Casey Kasem, famed radio DJ and voice actor, has died at 82 By EW staff on Jun 15, 2014 Casey Kasem, whose distinctive voice defined the interstitial sound of Top 40 radio for decades, has died. He was 82. The cause of death was not immediately released, though he had been ill for some...