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  • Steven Ivory: Ode to the One Hit Wonder

    Apr 21, 15 by blueolive Comments Off on Steven Ivory: Ode to the One Hit Wonder

    *“When A Man Loves A Woman,” the classic R&B ballad by singer Percy Sledge, who passed away last week, was like somebody I knew.   Not the man, the song. Released on April 16, 1966, the Atlantic single could easily have been a younger kid in the neighborhood of my childhood; someone I’d notice at the […]

  • TV One to Air 2-Hour Disco-Themed Episode of ‘Unsung’

    Feb 14, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *TV One is bringing disco back this month with a special two-hour episode of “Unsung” devoted to the 70s music genre. Airing Wednesday, Feb. 20 at 9 p.m. EST, the broadcast will feature new interviews from disco greats Anita Ward, Gloria Gaynor, Thelma Houston, Earl Young of The Trammps and Harry Wayne Casey of KC […]

  • THE (09-07-12) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Sep 7, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE “I freed a thousand slaves I could have […]

  • What Happened to ‘Idol’s’ Planned Donna Summer Tribute?

    May 25, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *As previously reported, Gloria Gaynor, Gladys Knight, Thelma Houston and Sheila E. were due to honor the late Donna Summer during Wednesday’s “American Idol” finale, but the all-star moment never happened – with zero explanation from producers. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the salute, which also included Jennifer Holliday and Nelly Furtado, was scheduled for […]

  • Tonight’s ‘Idol’ Finale includes All-Star Donna Summer Tribute

    May 23, 12 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Tonight’s “American Idol” season 11 finale will feature all-star musical tributes to the late Donna Summer and Robin Gibb. Helping the contestants translate Summer’s classic songbook (the disco queen appeared on the season 7 finale) will be a group performance with ’70s icons Gloria Gaynor, Thelma Houston and Gladys Knight joined by Nelly Furtado, Sheila […]

  • Gloria Gaynor, Quincy Jones, Streisand, More Mourn Donna Summer

    May 17, 12 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments

    *The family of five-time Grammy winner and disco diva Donna Summer released a statement regarding her passing, as condolence messages from her colleagues in the entertainment industry continue to pour out. “Early this morning, we lost Donna Summer Sudano, a woman of many gifts, the greatest being her faith,” her family said Thursday. “While we […]