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Out Now - Us Albums Releases: 12-12-12 Concert Compilation Features Who's Who Of Rock, Aaron Neville Makes Blue Note Debut,

By Hayley Avron | 22nd January 2013

It’s a real mixed bag for the biggest album releases today and the most popular is bound to be the accompanying CD release to the 12-12-12Benefit Concert for victims of Hurricane Sandy. The tracklisting reads...

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Fascinating Fact 10558

27th December 2010

Soul star AARON NEVILLE teamed up with veteran thespian JAMES EARL JONES for a quirky spoken word and song rendition of festive tale 'Twas The Night Before Christmas on U.S. chat show Late Night with...

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Neville Marries In New York

17th November 2010

Soul singer AARON NEVILLE has wed his photographer fiancee in an intimate ceremony in New York.The star exchanged nuptials with Sarah A. Friedman in front of a small group of guests at a Big Apple...

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5th May 2008

The sons of AARON NEVILLE and CARLOS SANTANA have formed a band called DUMPSTAPHUNK....

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Neville Brothers Star Refuses To Head Home After Storm

24th April 2008

THE NEVILLE BROTHERS will make their first concert return to New Orleans, Louisiana on Friday night (25Apr08) since Hurricane Katrina, but frontman AARON NEVILLE insists he'll never move back permanently. The family group will perform...

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Singer Pookie Hudson Dies

18th January 2007

American singer/songwriter POOKIE HUDSON died of thymus cancer at his home in Maryland on Tuesday (16JAN07). He was 72. Hudson, real name THORNTON JAMES HUDSON, was the lead singer of doo wop group THE SPANIELS,...

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Asthmatic Neville Can't Go Back To New Orleans

29th October 2006

Soul star AARON NEVILLE still hasn't returned to his native New Orleans, Louisiana since the Hurricane Katrina disaster - for health reasons. The singer, who has a home in Los Angeles, has been told the...

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Little Richard To Judge Duets

18th August 2006

Fifties legend LITTLE RICHARD has signed up to be a judge on new US talent show CELEBRITY DUETS. British music mogul SIMON COWELL is producing the new programme for American network Fox, which, similar to...

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Khan, Black And Bolton To Sing Celebrity Duets

25th July 2006

MICHAEL BOLTON, CLINT BLACK and CHAKA KHAN are set to sing a duet with an unknown artist as part of a new reality show on US TV network Fox. CELEBRITY DUETS will debut with a...

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Neville Records Tribute To Soul Stars

28th April 2006

Singer AARON NEVILLE is paying tribute to some of soul music's biggest stars by recording 15 soul classics for his next album. The DON'T KNOW MUCH singer is currently recording the album in Los Angeles...

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Franklin Forgives Nfl's Detroit 'Snub'

1st February 2006

Soul legend ARETHA FRANKLIN has forgiven America's National Football League (NFL) for choosing THE ROLLING STONES to perform the prestigious half-time Super Bowl slot, instead of a Detroit artist. The Detroit, Michigan native will...

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Neville Can't Go Home To New Orleans

1st February 2006

NEVILLE BROTHERS star AARON NEVILLE is refusing to return to his native New Orleans, Louisiana - because the hurricane-ravaged city is bad for his asthma. The TELL IT LIKE IT IS singer's home was...

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Franklin Added To Super Bowl Line-up

19th January 2006

Soul legend ARETHA FRANKLIN will team up with New Orleans, Louisiana, music veterans AARON NEVILLE and DR JOHN at the Super Bowl next month (FEB06). The RESPECT singer will sing the national anthem at...

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Neville + Dr John To Play Super Bowl Anthem

17th January 2006

AARON NEVILLE and DR JOHN will represent ravaged New Orleans, Louisiana, at the Super Bowl next month (FEB06). The two musicians will team up for an emotive national anthem at the beginning of the...

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Neville's Christmas Gift To Battered New Orleans

7th October 2005

AARON NEVILLE is serving up a special Christmas gift to his fellow New Orleans residents - he'd giving a chunk of cash from sales of his new holiday album to the ongoing Hurricane Katrina relief...

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12th September 2005

New Orleans, Louisiana native AARON NEVILLE will donate 60 cents from every sale of his upcoming Christmas album to the American Red Cross' Hurricane Katrina relief effort....

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Nbc Bosses Refute West's Comments

5th September 2005

LATEST: US TV network NBC has distanced itself from KANYE WEST's comments, after he blasted US President GEORGE W BUSH during Friday's (02SEP05) broadcast of A CONCERT FOR HURRICANE RELIEF. West, who didn't perform...

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Stars Pay Tribute To Ray Charles

13th April 2005

JOHN MAYER, AARON NEVILLE and MAVIS STAPLES are among the stars saluting RAY CHARLES on new tribute album THAT'S WHAT I SAY. Mayer plays guitar and sings on I DON'T NEED NO DOCTOR, while...

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