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Jessica Teams Up With Jewel + Kenny In Variety Show

23rd March 2004

JESSICA SIMPSON will duet with JEWEL and KENNY ROGERS on her first TV special in America next month (11APR04). The pop star-turned-reality TV queen will also perform with husband NICK LACHEY when the first...

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Quincy Jones Plans Huge Charity Event For Kids

23rd March 2004

NORAH JONES, JAY-Z, LL COOL J, STING and HERBIE HANCOCK are among a host of stars who have signed up to perform in a giant concert, set to be broadcast internationally in May (04)....

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Big Days And Big Surprises For Oprah

1st February 2004

Chat show host OPRAH WINFREY got an extra special 50th birthday gift from her fans on Thursday (29JAN04) - they made her special surprise programme one of most watched ever. NICOLE KIDMAN, TOM CRUISE,...

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Halle Purrs For Oprah's 50th

30th January 2004

Sexy actress HALLE BERRY had a special treat for pal OPRAH WINFREY's 50th birthday TV special - she showed off her CATWOMAN costume for the first time. The sexy actress purred a special birthday...

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Motown Classics Were Meant For Tom Jones

5th January 2004

Crooner TOM JONES missed out on recording some of the greatest soul songs ever when he decided against joining the MOTOWN record label. Legendary songwriting team HOLLAND, DOZIER, HOLLAND were thrilled when they heard...

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Robbie Leaps Up Music List

22nd December 2003

Pop hunk ROBBIE WILLIAMS has been a winner this year - he's moved further than anyone else up a list of modern music's movers and shakers. The annual list, put together by British hit...

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Westlife's Wonder Blunder

24th November 2003

Irish chart-toppers WESTLIFE accidentally blew a chance to make music with soul legend STEVIE WONDER, after losing his telephone number. The MANDY hitmakers bumped into Stevie at a Hollywood party during a recent trip...

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Aretha's Tribute Demands

27th October 2003

ARETHA FRANKLIN ensured she knew everything which took place before her recent BLACK ENTERTAINMENT TELEVISION (BET) tribute - by ordering organisers not to spring any surprises. The soul legend wanted to know exactly who...

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Bb King Wins Lifetime Achievement Award

16th October 2003

Veteran bluesman BB KING is to be honoured by the ROYAL SWEDISH ACADEMY OF MUSIC with the POLAR MUSIC PRIZE. The legendary guitarist will be handed the award by Sweden's KING CARL XVI GUSTAF...

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Stars Unite For Afghanistan

8th October 2003

TOM CRUISE, AL PACINO and ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER are among a long list of stars taking part in a huge fundraising effort on behalf of the AFGHANISTAN WORLD FOUNDATION. The stars - who have been...

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Blue Team Up With Stevie Wonder

28th September 2003

British boyband BLUE are once again teaming up with a legendary singer - this time in the shape of soul favourite STEVIE WONDER. The ALL RISE hitmakers fly out to Los Angeles tomorrow...

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So Solid's Kaish Goes Easy Listening

25th September 2003

SO SOLID CREW star KAISH gave up his love of UK garage's hard beats while in prison - after falling for the charms of easy listening stars like MICHAEL BOLTON. The young star was...

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Stevie Wonder Appeals On Behalf Of Drug Charge Friend

24th September 2003

Singing legend STEVIE WONDER has pleaded with a judge to free a man convicted of serious drug offences so he can spend some quality time with his family before starting a lengthy prison sentence....

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Mariah's And Stevie Set For Duet

1st September 2003

MARIAH CAREY will record a duet with soul legend STEVIE WONDER in an audacious bid to return to the top of the charts. The sexy singer is on her way back after a traumatic...

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Estefan Takes Over The Director's Chair

13th August 2003

GLORIA ESTEFAN has chosen to take charge of her comeback video in a bid to capture the sights and sounds of "mystical Peru". The singer has turned her new video, WRAPPED, into a musical...

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Aretha Franklin To Get Bet Honour

12th August 2003

Soul legend ARETHA FRANKLIN will receive special honours from America's BLACK ENTERTAINMENT TELEVISION (BET) this autumn (03) at the network's ninth annual BET WALK OF FAME concert. Franklin joins previous BET Walk honorees, including...

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Stevie Wonder Branded 'Cruel'

28th July 2003

STEVIE WONDER has been labelled a "cruel, cruel man" by the co-author of a controversial biography on the soul legend's mother. BLIND FAITH co-author STACY BROWN is expected on Atlanta, Georgia's WFXM this morning...

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Sesame Street To Release Music Album

18th July 2003

SESAME STREET is releasing a commerative box set of musical stars' performances on the seminal kids TV show - including tracks by CELINE DION, BILLY JOEL and REM. The American show has featured a...

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Beyonce's Birthday Treat For Mandela

17th July 2003

BEYONCE KNOWLES will be helping NELSON MANDELA celebrate his 85th birthday tomorrow (18JUL03) by hosting a tribute to the former South African leader. Mandela will answer questions from teenagers around the world in a...

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Wyclef Inspires Top Beverly Hills Restaurant To Get Musical

14th July 2003

Top Beverly Hills restaurant CRUSTACEAN is to host monthly music parties after a night organised by WYCLEF JEAN was a huge hit. The expensive eatery hosted stars like STEVIE WONDER, FAITH HILL, LIL' KIM...

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Ailing Luther Tops Radio Airplay

22nd May 2003

As soul singer LUTHER VANDROSS lays in hospital recovering from his stroke, the star's tribute to his late father has become the most requested adult song on radio. On DANCE WITH MY FATHER, Vandross...

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Costello Defends Outspoken Artists

22nd May 2003

British singer-songwriter ELVIS COSTELLO has defended musicians who speak their minds in these "fairly dangerous times". And the OLIVER'S ARMY star also warned Americans to guard against "any attempts by people who swindle their...

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Elvis Costello Set For Ascap Honour

19th May 2003

Musician ELVIS COSTELLO has more good news since announcing his engagement to jazz star DIANA KRALL - he's now set to receive the Founder's Award from performance rights organisation ASCAP. The honour, which he'll...

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Whitney Duets With Bobby

15th May 2003

Volatile couple WHITNEY HOUSTON and BOBBY BROWN are to confirm their love for each other after ten years of marriage - by performing together at the VH1 DIVAS DUETS event. The troubled pair will...

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Stevie Wonder Joins Vh1 Divas Duets

15th May 2003

There's will be a male presence onstage at this year's (03) VH1 DIVAS DUETS concert - singing legend STEVIE WONDER. Scheduled performers BEYONCE KNOWLES, LISA MARIE PRESLEY, WHITNEY HOUSTON, CELINE DION, MARY J BLIGE,...

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Eddie Murphy's Career Blunders

14th May 2003

EDDIE MURPHY is still regretting giving up the chance to be part of the famous WE ARE THE WORLD charity single and video - when he was personally asked by STEVIE WONDER. The funnyman...

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Mcknight's Musical Therapy

7th May 2003

R+B singer BRIAN McKNIGHT put himself through intense therapy when his 13-year marriage broke down - by putting all of his energies into his latest album. McKnight parted from JULIE last year (02), but...

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Rockwell Turns Down Winona

30th April 2003

Hollywood actress WINONA RYDER has reportedly been romantically snubbed by up-and-coming actor SAM ROCKWELL. The attractive pair were spotted in New York hotspot TAI where they danced together to STEVIE WONDER's hit YOU ARE...

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India.s Wonder At Compliments

11th April 2003

Soul singer INDIA.ARIE was honoured when soul legend STEVIE WONDER chose her as his favourite modern singer. Stevie said that India was the modern songwriter who struck him as having equivalent potential to...

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Celine Opens Season With Stars

26th March 2003

MUHAMMED ALI, STEVIE WONDER, JANE SEYMOUR, 'N SYNC's LANCE BASS, and KNIGHT RIDER star DAVID HASSELHOFF were among the stars watching Canadian singer CELINE DION begin her 600-date stint in Las Vegas. Celine's...

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