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Quaid To Play Cooley In New Biopic

7th December 2004

Movie star DENNIS QUAID is set for another real-life portrayal on the big screen after negotiating to play legendary fiddler SPADE COOLEY in a new film. The actor, who has played JERRY LEE LEWIS...

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Young's Message To Farm Aid Fans

21st September 2004

NEIL YOUNG is urging music fans to continue supporting family farms in America as the FARM AID festival he helped to launch plans ahead for it's 20th year in 2005. The HEART OF GOLD...

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Presley Death Tops Shock Rock Demises

1st September 2004

Rock legend ELVIS PRESLEY's demise from a heart failure has been named the most shocking moment in music history. The King was found slumped on the toilet in his Graceland mansion in Memphis, Tennessee...

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Willie Nelsons Star Line Up

6th May 2004

Legendary country singer WILLIE NELSON stunned his American fans last night (05MAY04) when he produced BOB DYLAN, KEITH RICHARDS, JERRY LEE LEWIS, KID ROCK and MERLE HAGGARD on stage for his third annual concert special....

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Cash Biopic Poised For Shooting

22nd March 2004

Preparations for the upcoming JOHNNY CASH biopic are proving so successful, producers hope to start shooting the movie in June (04). WALK THE LINE - starring JOAQUIN PHOENIX as the country legend who died...

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Lookalikes Sought For Cash Biopic

11th March 2004

Bosses on the upcoming JOHNNY CASH biopic are searching Hollywood for men and women resembling younger versions of JERRY LEE LEWIS, WAYLONG JENNINGS, ROY ORBISON and ELVIS PRESLEY. The anticipated film on the late...

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Jerry Lee Forced To Pay Out Child Support

18th November 2003

Rock 'n' roller JERRY LEE LEWIS has been ordered to pay $10,000 (GBP6,250)-per-month in temporary child support for his 16-year-old son. The hefty pay-out is part of a divorce settlement the GREAT BALLS OF...

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Jerry Lee Lewis Warns Fans Off Birthday Bash

25th September 2003

The split between rock legend JERRY LEE LEWIS and wife KERRIE has gotten ugly in a feud over a party for the singer's upcoming 68th birthday. Sixth wife Kerrie, a gospel singer, is inviting...

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Rock Pioneers Team Up For Hawaiian Stage

3rd September 2003

Rock'n'roll legends CHUCK BERRY, JERRY LEE LEWIS and LITTLE RICHARD are teaming up for a huge concert in Hawaii next month (OCT03). The trio of pioneers will perform at the BLAISDELL ARENA on 25...

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Sun Studios Becomes Historic Landmark

1st August 2003

Legendary rock'n'roll recording Mecca SUN STUDIOS has become the first such place in America to be granted a NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK - just one day after founder SAM PHILLIPS died. The Memphis, Tennessee building...

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Elvis Presley Producer Dies

31st July 2003

Rock'n'roll legend ELVIS PRESLEY's former producer SAM PHILLIPS has died in Memphis, Tennessee aged 80. Phillips, previously a radio announcer and music talent scout, passed away at the ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL, but no other...

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Jerry Lee In A Great Ball Of Trouble In Divorce Court

14th July 2003

Rock 'n' roller JERRY LEE LEWIS is back in the divorce courts after claiming his sixth wife has been taunting him and banning him from rooms in their home. The GREAT BALLS OF FIRE...

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Soul Classic Was Inspired By Toilet Dash

1st May 2003

Soul classic HOLD ON, I'M COMING was the result of a late-night toilet rush in STAX RECORDS' STUDIO A. Songwriting greats ISAAC HAYES and DAVID PORTER, dubbed the 'LENNON + McCARTNEY of soul', were...

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More Stars Added To Willie Nelson Honour

9th April 2003

WYCLEF JEAN, PAUL SIMON and AEROSMITH rocker STEVEN TYLER have joined the long list of stars who will salute WILLIE NELSON at a tribute concert. The show, dubbed WILLIE NELSON AND FRIENDS: LIVE AND...

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