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How Buddy Guy Got Obama Onstage To Sing ‘Sweet Home Chicago’ (VIDEO)

On February 21, Buddy Guy was part of a group of musicians who performed at the White House as part of a salute to blues music. While Mick Jagger passed the mic off to Obama that night, it was Guy who convinced the president to perform with the group for “Sweet Home Chicago.”

07/23/2012

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Why Video of President Obama’s ‘Let’s Stay Together’ Cover Got Pulled

President Obama famously sang a few lines of Al Green’s “Let’s Stay Together” at a January fundraising event – a cover heard ’round the world, thanks to the power of YouTube. However, music rights management company BMG isn’t exactly pleased with the viral footage of Obama’s “Let’s Stay Together,” a song they own.

07/19/2012

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Obamas Caught On “Kiss Cam”

EVERYONE is subject to the “Kiss Cam” at sporting events.  There are NO exceptions!  Not even the President of our United States of America can ignore it. It just so happens that Barack and Michelle […]

07/17/2012

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President Obama Gets Booed

Last night, President Barack Obama was LOUDLY booed – more than once – at a fundraiser.  No, it wasn’t in response to the SB 1070 rulings.  It had nothing to do with the upcoming election.  […]

06/26/2012

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Bob Dylan Receives Medal Of Freedom From President Obama Today

Bob Dylan will be one of several distinguished recipients honored today when President Barack Obama presents the highest civilian award in the United States, the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The award recognizes individuals in various […]

05/29/2012

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Mike Myers Sings “What’s New, Pussycat” To The Obamas

I was trying to think of a witty title for this blog.  But, I couldn’t come up with anything funnier than the facts.  Mike Myers recently serenaded President Barack Obama and the First Lady with […]

05/23/2012

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Obama On “Let’s Stay Together” Performance: “I Wasn’t Worried About Being Able To Hit Those Notes”

Video capturing President Obama’s appearance at a fundraiser at the Apollo Theater back in January “went viral,” though for reasons that had nothing to do with his political policies. In front of Reverend Al Green […]

04/26/2012

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Gene Simmons Kisses Off Romney Endorsement: “I Have Not Made Up My Mind”

While presidential candidate Mitt Romney is apparently cruising to the Republican nomination, he can count one less rocker among his supporters. Gene Simmons, the charismatic frontman for the iconic rock band KISS, has clarified that, […]

04/06/2012

What Were They REALLY Saying?

People have been speculating about the dialogue between President Barack Obama and Governor Jan Brewer at Mesa Gateway Airport.  The 94.5 KOOL-FM “crack” news team has the actual transcript – complete and unedited.

01/26/2012

President Obama Channels His Inner Al Green

Here’s a fun trivia question: how many US Presidents have sung in public?    And, I’m not talkin’ about the Star-Spangled Banner.  I can name one for certain: Barack Obama.  Just yesterday, he broke into […]

01/20/2012

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