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Sam Moore Loses Court Appeal Against Soul Men Film

31st October 2013

Soul music legend Sam Moore has lost his latest appeal in his trademark battle against movie mogul Harvey Weinstein over 2008 film Soul Men.The former Sam & Dave star, who is widely known as 'The...

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George Jones' Final Concert To Be A Tribute

8th May 2013

George Jones' planned final show will now be a tribute concert in his memory.The country legend passed away aged 81 on April 26 before he could complete his farewell Grand Tour and his widow, Nancy,...

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Sam Moore And Wife File Soul Men Appeal

25th June 2012

Music icon Sam Moore and his wife Joyce have filed an appeal following the dismissal of their trademark lawsuit against studio bosses behind 2008 Samuel L. Jackson movie Soul Men.The couple accused movie executives at...

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Blockheads Snubbed Soul Man Sam Moore

4th March 2009

Late, great punk icon IAN DURY's backing band THE BLOCKHEADS have found a new replacement for their beloved frontman - after snubbing soul man SAM MOORE. The group have been touring with funnyman Phill Jupitus and...

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Weinstein Brushes Off Moore's Lawsuit Threat

1st November 2008

Movie producer HARVEY WEINSTEIN is confident of legal victory if singer SAM MOORE goes through with his threat of a lawsuit over new movie SOUL MEN - because he insists the film is not based...

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Sam And Dave Man Says Movie Producers Ripped Him Off

24th September 2008

Sam Moore, half the 1960s R&B duo Sam & Dave, says he is considering suing the produers of the upcoming Soul Men , starring Samuel L. Jackson and the late Bernie Mac, which opens on...

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Moore Furious Over Soul Men Movie

24th September 2008

Producers of SAMUEL L. JACKSON and late comic BERNIE MAC's film SOUL MEN have brushed off claims the movie is based on legendary musician SAM MOORE, after the furious soul singer threatened legal action. Jackson...

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Tributes To Hayes At His Own Gig

24th August 2008

Soul legends SAM MOORE and BILLY PAUL were among the stars who paid tribute to the late ISAAC HAYES at the concert his death prevented on Saturday night (23Aug08). Moore stepped in at the last...

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Fascinating Fact 4485

12th December 2007

LED ZEPPELIN's reunion brought soul greats SOLOMON BURKE, BEN E. KING, PERCY SLEDGE and SAM MOORE out on Monday night (10Dec07) - the quartet performed at the group's after-show party at Club Indigo in London.

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Sting Thrills Noth's Club With Lute Music

6th November 2006

Rocker STING thrilled diners at former SEX + THE CITY star CHRIS NOTH's New York club The Cutting Room this morning (06NOV06) by performing lute hits with soul great SAM MOORE's band. The former THE...

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Preston's Friends Call On Radio To Play Birthday Tribute

1st September 2006

Friends of BILLY PRESTON are determined to make sure the late soul star is remembered on what would have been his 60th birthday tomorrow (02SEP06) - by urging US radio stations to play his last...

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Comatose Preston Caught Up In Family Feud

13th April 2006

The sisters of comatose BILLY PRESTON are fighting his manager for the chance to stage a bedside vigil beside the soul great. The NOTHING FROM NOTHING singer, who was once dubbed the fifth Beatle after...

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Soul Man Sam Plans Duets Album

30th March 2006

AUGUST 29 RELEASE IS SENSATIONAL...'SAM MOORE:OVERNIGHT SENSATIONAL', THAT IS... ANNOUNCING ROCK & ROLL HALL OF FAMER SAM MOORE'S PHENOMENAL NEW ALBUM PRODUCED BY RANDY JACKSON (RHINO RECORDS) THE "SOUL MAN" RETURNS WITH A NEWLY RECORDED SOLO...

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Grammy Bosses Pay Tribute To New Orleans

8th February 2006

Organisers of tonight's (08FEB06) Grammy Awards are planning a tribute to devastated New Orleans by inviting locals ALLEN TOUSSAINT and DR JOHN to jam with ELVIS COSTELLO and BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN. BONNIE RAITT, U2's THE...

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Fascinating Fact 352

12th October 2005

SAM + DAVE soul man SAM MOORE turns 70 today (12OCT05)....

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Moore's 70th Birthday Dreams

2nd February 2004

SAM + DAVE star SAM MOORE is hoping to team up with opera tenor LUCIANO PAVAROTTI for a grand concert next year (05) because both stars turn 70 on the same day. Both men...

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Soul Man Sam's Heroin Shame

30th January 2004

Soul great SAM MOORE once turned his beautiful ballerina girlfriend into a hooker - so the two of them could afford regular supplies of heroin. The SAM + DAVE star refuses to name names,...

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Barry White: Remember Me As The Best

6th July 2003

Late music legend BARRY WHITE wanted to be remembered as one of the all time great soul singers. White, who died of kidney failure on Friday (4JUL03), aged 58, said he wanted to be...

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