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Anita Baker Fights Back In Decorating Bill Lawsuit

21st April 2014

Singer Anita Baker has countersued a decorating company after she was accused of failing to pay an outstanding bill.Last month (Mar14), a judge issued a warrant for the Grammy winner's arrest over allegations she had...

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Anita Baker's Arrest Warrant Dismissed

24th March 2014

Soul legend Anita Baker is no longer a wanted woman after a judge in Michigan withdrew an arrest warrant issued over an outstanding home decorating bill.The veteran singer hit headlines last week (19Mar14) when a...

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Arrest Warrant Issued After Anita Baker Fails To Appear In Court

By Elinor Cosgrave | 23rd March 2014

Anita Baker, the Grammy Award winning singer, is facing an arrest warrant after she allegedly failed to appear in court. The 56-year-old R&B singer was popular throughout the 1980s and early nineties for such songs...

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Anita Baker Tweets After Finding Out About Her Arrest Warrant By A Tv Report

By Nick Hill | 22nd March 2014

Grammy-winning singer Anita Baker found out there was a warrant for her arrest in a very unusual way.It seems the 56 year-old had no clue about her impending arrest, but many other people did, and...

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Anita Baker Stunned By Arrest Warrant

21st March 2014

Soul singer Anita Baker was stunned when she saw a Tv news report declaring her to be a wanted woman.A warrant was issued for the star's arrest in Detroit, Michigan on Wednesday (19Mar14) after she...

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Arrest Warrant Issued For Singer Anita Baker

21st March 2014

Soul singer Anita Baker is a wanted woman in Detroit, Michigan after failing to show up in court for a scheduled hearing on Wednesday (19Mar14).An arrest warrant for the Sweet Love singer has been issued....

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Kelly Rowland Too Shy To Sing At Wedding

3rd February 2014

Kelly Rowland will be ''too shy'' to sing at her own wedding. The 'Kisses Down Low' singer is busy planning her nuptials to Tim Witherspoon - which she says will be a very personal affair...

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Stars Remember Jazz Icon George Duke

7th August 2013

Justin Timberlake, Nile Rodgers and Anita Baker are among the stars of the music industry who have voiced their sorrow following the death of jazz great George Duke.The legendary musician and producer passed away on...

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Iconic Jazz Keyboardist, George Duke, Died In L.a. Hospital On Monday

By Elinor Cosgrave | 7th August 2013

George Duke, the American jazz musician, died in L.A. on Monday (August 5th). His cause of death has been confirmed by his family, as reported by the Washington Post, as chronic lymphocytic leukaemia. He was...

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Anita Baker Calls Cops Over Alleged Trespasser

2nd February 2012

R&B star Anita Baker had a security scare at her house in Michigan on Monday (30Jan12) when a woman allegedly tried to gain access to the property.The Grammy Award-winning singer was inside her Detroit home...

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Blige Breaks Down At Surprise 40th Birthday Bash

13th January 2011

MARY J. BLIGE's 40th birthday party was an emotional affair - the singer broke down in tears after her husband organised a surprise performance from her idol ANITA BAKER.The No More Drama hitmaker celebrated the...

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Usher And Alicia Keys Win Double At Soul Train Awards

29th November 2010

Usher and Alicia Keys were the big winners at the Soul Train awards 2010 in the US.'OMG' hitmaker Usher and 'Empire State Of Mind' singer both scored two awards at the show - which was...

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Blige Wants Baker For Planned Jazz Album

24th December 2009

R&B superstar MARY J. BLIGE is planning to move away from her hip-hop roots to record a jazz album - and she wants ANITA BAKER to feature on the project.The Family Affair singer has collaborated...

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The Things They Say 12990

28th July 2009

"It's lovely - who knew that Snoop is madly in love with his wife, you know? We've got a chance to see that in the way his music has grown, so when he comes in...

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Fascinating Fact 4713

26th January 2008

Soul singer ANITA BAKER and comedienne ELLEN DeGENERES will both turn 50 on Saturday (26Jan08).

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Stars Pay Tribute To Kanye's Mum At Funeral

21st November 2007

JOHN LEGEND and ANITA BAKER performed at the funeral for KANYE WEST's mother DONDA in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma on Tuesday (20Nov07). The rapper's pal JAY-Z and girlfriend BEYONCE attended the service at the True Vine...

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No Sweet Love For Baker's Boys

5th May 2007

Soul star ANITA BAKER makes sure her teenage sons don't have sex in her home - she refuses to let their girlfriends through the front door. The strict singer reveals her two sons, Walter and...

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Singer Tamia Pregnant With Baby Number Two

17th March 2007

R+B singer TAMIA and her basketball star husband GRANT HILL have confirmed they're expecting a second child. The Canadian Grammy winner, real name TAMIA WASHINGTON-HILL, is four months pregnant and decided to reveal the happy...

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O2 Catch Keisha's Rising Star

22nd June 2006

As if to confirm her status as a soulful rising UK star, KEISHA WHITE has been confirmed to play at this weeks O2 sponsored Wireless. The London born teenager will be performing her June 19th released...

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Babyface Sues Anita Baker

14th April 2006

KENNY 'BABYFACE' EDMONDS is suing singer ANITA BAKER for allegedly failing to pay him for a song he produced for her. The lawsuit, which was filed in Los Angeles Superior Court yesterday (13APR06), claims Baker...

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KeishaS A List Influences

3rd March 2006

Budding UK soul singer and songrwiting talent KEISHA WHITE has revealed the biggest influences on her fast rising music career, and they make up a very special R&B A list. Listening to ARETHA FRANKLIN, AALIYAH and...

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Blige Resents Legend Tag

19th December 2005

R+B star MARY J BLIGE hates being called a legend - insisting the title should be solely reserved for acclaimed music veterans. The NO MORE DRAMA hitmaker, 34, has long been dubbed the...

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Anita Baker Announces Tour

21st May 2005

Soul veteran ANITA BAKER has announced plans to embark on her first scheduled tour in more than 12 years. With the exception of a handful of 2002 shows, the singer's summer (05) dates will...

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Outkast Hunt For Kate Bush

30th November 2004

OUTKAST stars BIG BOI and ANDRE 3000 are trying to tempt British diva KATE BUSH out of semi-retirement so they can work with her on their new album. The celebrated duo plan to work...

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Jamelia Collects Three Mobo Awards

1st October 2004

R+B beauty JAMELIA was speechless at last night's (30SEP04) Music of Black Origin (MOBO) Awards - after collecting three illustrious prizes. The sexy singer won best single for THANK YOU, best video for...

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Baker Refuses To Accept Award From Jackson

1st October 2004

Soul diva ANITA BAKER horrified organisers of last night's (30SEP04) Music of Black Origin (MOBO) Awards - by refusing to accept her Lifetime Achievement Award from JANET JACKSON, insiders claim. The SWEET LOVE singer...

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Jackson Takes Over At The Top As Country Reigns In The Us

15th September 2004

Country music still rules the BILLBOARD album charts in America, even though TIM McGRAW's two-week run at the top has ended - he's been replaced by ALAN JACKSON. Jackson's new album WHAT I DO...

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Anita Baker Explains Semi-retirement

5th September 2004

Soul great ANITA BAKER turned her back on her career for a decade because she didn't want to be a deadbeat mum like her mother and grandmother. The SWEET LOVE singer has just released...

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Anita Baker Makes Comeback After Decade-long Break

28th June 2004

Soul veteran ANITA BAKER has announced a comeback album - 10 years after her last release of new material. SWEET LOVE singer Baker did most of the writing for the forthcoming eight-song album MY...

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Anita Baker Prepares To Make A Comeback

5th March 2004

Soul veteran ANITA BAKER is making a return to the music world, following a 10-year absence. The GRAMMY-winning SWEET LOVE singer has signed a deal with BLUE NOTE RECORDS to produce at least two...

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