Cyndi Lauper

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Emotions Overtake Cyndi Lauper After Tony Award Win

The ’80s pop icon received her first Tony win last night, winning Best Original Score for her musical ‘Kinky Boots.’

06/10/2013

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As Cyndi Lauper’s ‘Girls Just Wanna Have Fun’ Turns 30, It’s Embraced By A New Generation

Cyndi Lauper‘s signature hit “Girls Just Want to Have Fun” turns 30 this year. Originally written in 1979 by Robert Hazard, Lauper released the track on September 6, 1983, and it soared to No. 2 […]

06/04/2013

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Cyndi Lauper’s ‘Kinky Boots’ Earns 13 Tony Nominations

This year’s Tony Awards pits a little girl with a very wild imagination against a man who sure knows how to make a good pair of high-heeled boots. Cyndi Lauper‘s musical Kinky Boots earned 13 […]

05/01/2013

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Cyndi Lauper’s Reality Show Proves She’s Not So Unusual

A new reality show on WE tv takes a look at the inner workings of Cyndi Lauper’s life. But even though the show is called, She’s So Unusual, a nod to her 1984 debut album […]

01/15/2013

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Cyndi Lauper Loses Uncle in Hurricane Sandy

“I called and said [to relatives], ‘Why did you guys leave him,’ Lauper said. “And they just didn’t think it was going to get that bad.”

11/09/2012

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Cyndi Lauper Heads To Broadway This Spring

Cyndi makes her debut as a songwriter on the Great White Way.

08/17/2012

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Dee Snider Explains How His Star-Studded Showtunes Album Came Together [VIDEO]

When Twisted Sister frontman Dee Snider started a brief stint as club owner Dennis in Broadway’s Rock of Ages in fall 2010, he made a point of owning his theater newcomer status – no diva […]

05/14/2012

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Cyndi Lauper: So Unusual On Paper

Cyndi Lauper has always been such an interesting specimen to me.  She has such a beautiful singing voice, yet her speaking voice…not so much!  But hey, that’s why KOOL plays her songs – and not […]

04/10/2012

Glee Girls Just Want To Have Fun?

While I am not a “Gleek,” I have to give Glee some credit.  On last night’s show, they did something I’ve NEVER heard before.  [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Cyndi Lauper[/lastfm]‘s “Girls Just Want To Have Fun” was sung […]

11/30/2011

2011 Grammy Nominees Who Aren’t Wet Behind The Ears

When it comes to Grammy nominations, it’s one thing to be nominated for Best New Artist, but it takes perseverance to remain in the music business for decades and still get fresh nods. We checked […]

12/02/2010

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