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Aretha Franklin to Cover Barbra Streisand, Donna Summer on New Album

The Queen of Soul is gearing up to pay tribute to other female singers who have achieved royal status in the pop world.

12/20/2013

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Donna Summer Gets Remix Album This Fall

A year after her death, Donna Summer is being honored with a new remix album called Love To Love You Donna.

08/13/2013

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Kelly Rowland At The Rock And Roll Hall of Fame: ‘Donna Summer Continues To Inspire Women Around The World’

Kelly Rowland believes her, along with many of her peers, were probably conceived to the sweet sounds of “Love To Love You Baby” by  Donna Summer. At the disco legend’s induction into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame, Rowland talked […]

04/18/2013

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Rock Hall Lore Debunked: How Inductees Are Chosen And Who’s Next

Tonight, the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame inducts the class of 2013. Among music fans, this is the event that inspires more spirited debate than any other. Who should be inducted? Who shouldn’t? Why […]

04/18/2013

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Radio.com Inside Out: Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Class Of 2013

This year’s Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame induction class includes a great mix of classic rock (Rush, Heart), hip-hop (Public Enemy) and disco (the late Donna Summer). Radio.com spoke about the Rock Hall’s “Class […]

04/16/2013

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ANOTHER CHANCE FOR THE LAST DANCE!

Donna Summer is being inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame next week, and HBO is going to be playing it back on TV on May 18th. That’s pretty KOOL. Along with that, […]

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John Fogerty, Mike McCready, Jerry Cantrell Added To Rock Hall Induction Ceremony

The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony – set to take place at Los Angeles’ Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on April 18 – has just added a lot of star power to its […]

03/26/2013

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Don Henley, Dave Grohl to Help Induct Rock Hall Class of 2013

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced the initial round of performers and presenters set to honor 2013’s inductees, according to an official press release. Don Henley (Rock Hall class of ’98) will […]

01/23/2013

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Donna Summer, Randy Newman Lead Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Inductees

The Rock And Roll Hall of Fame announced its inductees for 2013 at a press conference held at the Nokia Theater L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles today, and two solo acts who have been eligible for years have finally been voted in: Donna Summer and Randy Newman. (Artists are eligible 25 years after their first release.)

12/11/2012

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Is 2013 Disco’s Year? Donna Summer, Chic On Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Ballot

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s 2013 ballot is out, and disco icons Donna Summer and Chic are both up for induction this year. Of course, “rock” fans have a complicated history with disco, although Chic’s Nile Rodgers has produced albums for rock icons including Mick Jagger, David Bowie and Stevie Ray Vaughan. Bruce Springsteen, meanwhile, thought enough of Donna Summer to write “Protection” for her.

10/04/2012

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