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    Dolly Parton Part Seven

    Dolly Parton Part Seven

    Dolly Parton Part Seven

    This week I’m trying to catch up on some of my past performers, and I hope you like what I’m doing with them. In Dolly Parton Part Seven, I’l be focusing on her other talents.

    Production Work

    Parton was a co-owner of Sandollar Productions, with Sandy Gallin, her former manager. A film and television production company, it produced the documentary Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt (1989 ), which won an Academy Award for Best Documentary (Feature); the television series Babes(1990 91) and Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997 2003); and the feature films Father of the Bride(1991),Father of the Bride: Part II (1995) Straight Talk (1992) (in which Parton starred), and Sabrina(1995), among other shows. In a 2009 interview, singer Connie Fra...

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    Eric Clapton Part Four

    Eric Clapton Part Four

    Eric Clapton Part Four

    I know it’s been awhile, but that’s the beauty of my website, I never stop finding new information about my about people I like. In Eric Clapton Part Four, I’m forced from 1969 to 1971.

    Blind Faith, Delaney and Bonnie and Friends

    Blind Faith in 1969, with Clapton standing far right

    Clapton‘s next group, Blind Faithformed in 1969, was composed of Cream drummer Ginger Baker, Steve Winwood of Traffic, and Ric Grech of Family, and yielded one LP and one arena-circuit tour.The supergroup debuted before 100,000 fans in London‘s Hyde Park on 7 June 1969. They performed several dates in Scandinavia and began a sold-out Americantour in July before their only album was released. The LP Blind Faith consisted ofjust six songs, one of them the hit

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    Pete Townshend Part Three

    Pete Townshend Part Three

    Pete Townshend Part Three

    It’s been awhile, but not forgotten, it’s Pete Townshend Part Three, and I’m ready for Part Four. I just needed some more facts to finish it, and that’s what stoped me from publishing my blog.

    1972 Present: Solo Career

    In addition to his work with the Who, Townshend has been sporadically active as asolo recording artist. Between 1969 and 1971 Townshend, along with other devotees to Meher Baba, recorded a trio of albums devoted to his teachings: Happy BirthdayI Am, and With Love. In response to bootlegging of these, he compiled his personal highlights (and Evolution, a collaboration with Ronnie Lane), and released his first major-label solo title, 1972‘s Who Came First. It was a moderate success and featured demos of Who songs as

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    Hank Williams Jr. Part Three

    Hank Williams Jr. Part Three

    Hank Williams Jr. Part Three

    I’m excited about this blog. Hank Williams Jr. Part Three, and to prove it, I found an album that will fit it nicely, so please enjoy.

    2011 Fox and Friends Appearance


    In an October 3, 2011, interview with Fox News Channel‘s Fox & Friends, Williams referred to a June golf game in which President Barack Obama and Republican House Speaker John Boehner had teamed against Vice President Joe Biden and Ohio Governor John Kasich, saying the match was one of the biggest political mistakes ever.When asked why the golf game troubled him, Williams stated, Come on. That ‘d be like Hitler playing golf with Netanyahu in the shape this country is in? He also said that the President and Vice President were the enemy and compared them 

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    1950 Birth And Death

    1950 Birth And Death

    1950 Birth And Death

    It took awhile, but I’m here, and it’s 1950 Birth And Death. In this blog called 1950 Birth And Death, I’ll be focusing on who was born in 1950, you might know some of the people here, but like my other blogs, I’m only going to do, the ones I like, and I have the albums for you to listen to.

    Births



    January February

    January 1
    Morgan Fisher (Mott the Hoople).
    Steve Ripley (The Tractors).
    January 3 Beth Anderson, American composer.
    January 5 Chris Stein, guitarist and co-founder of Blondie.
    January 7 Juan Gabriel, singer (died 2016).
    January 9 David Johansen, proto-punk singer (New York Dolls).
    January 21 Billy Ocean, singer.
    January 23.
    Luis Alberto Spinetta, father of Argentine rock.
    Patrick Simmons (The Doobie Brothers).
    Danny Federici

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    Lionel Ritchie Part Three

    Lionel Ritchie Part Three

    Lionel Ritchie Part Three

    This concludes the final part of this series, of Lionel Ritchie Part Three, but it’s not the last you see on my website.

    Lionel Ritchie Part Three

    Popularity In The Arab World


    In recent years, Template: August 2011 Richie has become a phenomenon in various Arab states, and has performed in Morocco, United Arab Emirates, Egypt, and Libya. John Berman for ABC News reported in 2006 that Grown Iraqi men get misty-eyed by the mere mention of his name. I love Lionel Richie, they say. They can sing an entire Lionel Richie song. Berman wrote that Richie said he was told that Iraqi civilians were playing All Night Long the night U.S. tanks invaded Baghdad. Richie was against the war and has said he would like to perform in Baghdad

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    Billy Joel Part Six

    Billy Joel Part Six

    Billy Joel Part Six

    So far, I’ve done, Billy Joel Part Six, and I’m going to do more for the rest of the week. That means, I should be done by Monday.

    1988 1993: Storm Front and River of Dreams


    The Disney animated children‘s film, Oliver & Company, released in November 1988features Joel in a rare acting (voice only) role, as the character Dodger. The character‘s design is based on Joel‘s image at the time, including his trademark Wayfarer sunglasses. Joel also sang his character‘s song Why Should I Worry?.

    The recording of the album Storm Front, which commenced in 1988, coincided with major changes in Joel‘s career and inaugurated a period of serious upheaval in his business affairs. In August 1989, just before the album was released, Joel dismissed his man...

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    Lionel Richie Part One

    Lionel Richie Part One

    Lionel Richie Part One

    1949 was a great for variety, because I grew up in the 1970’s radio, and everyone had hit songs, like I’ll be typing in Lionel Richie Part One, has many.

    Lionel Richie


    Lionel Brockman Richie Jr. (born June 20, 1949) is an American singer, songwriter,actor, and record producer. Richie‘s style of ballads with the Commodores and inhis solo career launched him as one of the most successful balladeers of the1980s.

    Lionel Richie

    Richie receiving the 2017 Kennedy Center Honors

    Born

    Lionel Brockman Richie Jr. June 20, 1949 (age 70).

    Tuskegee, Alabama, U.S.

    Residence

    Los Angeles, California, U.S.

    Years Active

    1968 present.

    Spouses

    Brenda Harvey.
    ( m. 1975; div. 1993).

    Diane Alexander.
    ( m. 1995; div. 2004).

    Children

    3, including Nicole

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    Tammi Terrell Part Two

    Tammi Terrell Part Two

    Tammi Terrell Part Two

    Here we are on Tammi Terrell Part Two, and if she hadn’t died early, she might have change music as we know it today.

    Success with Marvin Gaye

    Tammi Terrell Part Two

    In early 1967, Motown hired Terrell to sing duets with Marvin Gaye, who had achieved duet success with Mary Wells and Kim Weston as well as having recorded duets with Oma Heard. During recording sessions, Gaye would recall later that he did not know how gifted Terrell was until they began singing together. At first the duets were recorded separately. For sessions of their first recordingthe Ashford & Simpson composition, Ain’t No Mountain High Enough, both Gaye andTerrell recorded separate versions. Motown remixed the vocals and edited out the background vocals, gi...

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    Tammi Terrell Part One

    Tammi Terrell Part One

    Tammi Terrell Part One

    If you think that I forgotten her, then you don’t know me and my website, for I was just waiting for this day, so I can do Tammi Terrell Part One. 

    Tammi Terrell (born Thomasina Winifred Montgomery; April 29, 1945 March 16,1970) was an American recording artist, best known as a star singer for Motown Records during the 1960s, most notably for a series of duets with singer Marvin Gaye. Terrell‘s career began as a teenager, first recording for Scepter/Wand Records, before spending nearly two years as a member of James Brown‘s Revuerecording for Brown‘s Try Me label. After a period attending college, Terrell recorded briefly for Checker Records, before signing with Motown in 1965. With Gaye, Terrell scored seven Top 40 sin...

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