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Here are our Top 10 picks for celebrities who send personalized messages on Cameo

Kathy Najimy, Michael Sam, and James Van Der Beek are among the celebrities on   Loving a celebrity from afar can be a lonely endeavor, but what if a dose of love from your favorite stars could land directly in your email inbox? That option is now a reality. If the celebrities get paid, of course. provides the “why didn’t anybody think of this before?” fee-based service of  having actors, singers, models, reality stars, and all other players in the fame game, record a person...
Tags: Feature, Celebrities, Entertainment, Lifestyle, Netflix, Caitlyn Jenner, Michael Sam, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Steve Grand, Leslie Jordan, Chris Hanson, Gloria Gaynor, Jerry, Carnie Wilson, Wilson Phillips

With album made for Indiana label, Gloria Gaynor ends 40-year Grammy drought

Disco-era hitmaker Gloria Gaynor wins Grammy in category of best roots gospel album          [Author: Indianapolis Star]
Tags: Religion, Indiana, Indianapolis Star, Gloria Gaynor

2020 GRAMMYs Winners List

Music’s Biggest Night is under way from the Staples Center in Los Angeles and we are well on our way to handing out some hardware. Check out the list before for a full list of winners updated throughout the night as we wind our way through the 62nd annual GRAMMY Awards, only on CBS and streaming live on CBS All Access. Record of the Year “Hey, Ma” — Bon Iver “Bad Guy” — Billie Eilish “7 Rings” — Ariana Grande “Hard Place” — H.E.R. “Talk” — Khalid “Old Town Road” — Lil Nas X Featuring Billy Ray C...
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See All the Winners of the 2020 Grammy Awards

The 62nd Annual Grammy Awards took place this year under the shadow of major tumult at the Recording Academy. They also began just hours after news broke that NBA legend Kobe Bryant, his . daughter Gianna and seven others died in a helicopter crash near Los Angeles. Despite the somber mood, the stars showed up for a night of performances, Grammy Moments and of course the distribution of the awards themselves. Among the many winners who received awards before the evening ceremony began were ...
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How Gloria Gaynor got on God's time, got on the right track and scored two Grammy noms

Gloria Gaynor leads the Jersey contingent at the 2020 Grammy Awards          [Author: Asbury Park Press]
Tags: Religion, Jersey, Asbury Park Press, Gloria Gaynor

The Number Ones: Gloria Gaynor’s “I Will Survive”

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958, and working my way up into the present. More »
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NAMM 2020: She Rocks Awards deliver powerful performances from Gloria Gaynor, Suzi Quatro and more

The speeches were as powerful as the performances at the 8th Annual She Rocks Awards at House of Blues Anaheim Friday night. The event, which is part of the 2020 NAMM Show happening at the adjacent Anaheim Convention Center, celebrated the careers of women in the music and audio industries. Put together each year by the Women’s International Music Network founder Laura B. Whitmore, the 2020 She Rocks Awards was hosted by Yahoo Entertainment music editor Lyndsey Parker and saxophonist-vocalist Mi...
Tags: Music, Sport, Rock, Things To Do, Soccer, Dave Grohl, Fleetwood Mac, ANN, Dimebag Darrell, Concerts, Atlantic Records, Linda Perry, Yamaha, Namm, Parker, Gloria Gaynor

NAMM 2020: See opening day photos of Jason Mraz, cool gear and more

The NAMM Show has returned to the Anaheim Convention Center and will bring more than 120,000 musicians and retailers through Sunday, Jan. 19, to look at the latest and greatest with gear and more. NAMM 2020 NAMM 2020: Jason Mraz receives Music for Life Award, credits the work of music teachers NAMM 2020: Get ready for thousands of instruments, high-tech gadgets and 120,000 people in Anaheim Complete coverage of the NAMM Show in Anaheim Opening day highlights included Jason Mraz being h...
Tags: Fresno, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Randy Jackson, Muse, Joni Mitchell, Matt Bellamy, Nelson, Namm, Anaheim, Gloria Gaynor, Carlos, Gibson, Adam Jones, Ronnie Montrose

Yamaha delivers NAMM 2020 surprises with new innovations and 4 concerts

Yamaha sells more acoustic guitars in the United States than anyone else. Around the world, it sells one in four musical instruments of any kind. So, yes, says Tom Sumner, president of the Yamaha Corporation of America, the annual NAMM Show in Anaheim that kicked off on Thursday is a very big deal for the Orange County-based company. “We start planning for this show in about June or July to get it done,” Sumner said outside the Yamaha booth — though booth really doesn’t do justice to the 34,000-...
Tags: Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, United States, Hilton, Marriott, Orange County, Joni Mitchell, Hammond, Yamaha, Namm, Anaheim, Gloria Gaynor, Sumner, Dimebash, NAMM Show

NAMM 2020: Jason Mraz receives Music for Life Award, credits the work of music teachers

Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Jason Mraz, known for hits like “I’m Yours,” “The Remedy (I Won’t Worry),” “Make It Mine” and “Lucky,” received the Music for Life Award during the 2020 NAMM Show’s Breakfast of Champions at the Hilton Anaheim on Thursday morning. Musician Jason Mraz, left, speaks with NAMM President and CEO Joe Lamond, right, during the Breakfast of Champions at the Hilton Anaheim on Thursday, January 16, 2020, in Anaheim. Mraz received the Music for Life Award. (Phot...
Tags: Music, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Joni Mitchell, Concerts, Yamaha, Namm, Bradley, Oceanside, Schwartz, Anaheim, Gloria Gaynor, Ronnie Montrose, Recording Academy, Dimebash

NAMM 2020: Get ready for thousands of instruments, high-tech gadgets and 120,000 people in Anaheim

Brightly colored polished instruments, stereos, microphones and computers showing off high-tech software programs filled up tables inside a hall at the Anaheim Convention Center as hundreds of people crowded around, snapping photos on their smartphones for Instagram and beyond. Los Lobos performs during the media preview at The NAMM Show in Anaheim, CA, on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen, Orange County Register/SCNG) Jared James Nichols performs a the Gibson booth during ...
Tags: Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Italy, Joni Mitchell, Tuscany, Fender, Los Lobos, Namm, Anaheim, Juanes, Los Angeles County, Gloria Gaynor, Wagner, Gibson, Orange County Register

Grammy Museum in Newark hosting stars, including Gloria Gaynor, prior to big show

The road to the Grammy Awards leads through Newark          [Author: Asbury Park Press]
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The 2020 NAMM Show will honor Joni Mitchell as well as unleash a slew of new gear

For many Southern California music fans, the most anticipated moment of the new year is getting the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival line-up, but for nearly 120,000 music merchants, industry insiders and musicians, the annual NAMM Show at the Anaheim Convention Center is where the real excitement is. The National Association of Music Merchants has gathered every January in Anaheim since 1976 to show off new innovations in the industry. With thousands of exhibitors from around the world, th...
Tags: Music, California, Sport, Things To Do, Canada, Soccer, Slash, Elton John, Smokey Robinson, Johnny Depp, Fred Armisen, Joni Mitchell, Hall of Fame, Grateful Dead, Aerosmith, Jaco Pastorius

NAMM 2020: ‘I Will Survive’ singer Gloria Gaynor talks faith and the power of women ahead of She Rocks Awards

Since 2013, the She Rocks Awards has honored women in the music industry during the NAMM Show held in Anaheim each January. The event, which is put on by the Women’s International Music Network (the WiMN), not only recognizes the musicians, singer-songwriters and performers in the spotlight, but also those behind the scenes and in all aspects of the industry. These include those in production, instrument manufacturing, management and public relations and other related fields. The show has expand...
Tags: Music, Berlin, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Christ, Grammy Hall Of Fame, Concerts, Atlantic Records, Linda Perry, Namm, Anaheim, Gloria Gaynor, Gaynor, Ronnie Montrose, Dimebash

Gloria Gaynor: 'I Will Survive' Is 'The Core Of My Purpose'

NPR's Sarah McCammon speaks with singer Gloria Gaynor about her Grammy-nominated album, Testimony.
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Grammys for Jersey: Gloria Gaynor, Jonas Brothers, Robert Santelli and more earn noms

Not only will Gloria Gaynor survive, but she also picked up two Grammy nominations          [Author: Asbury Park Press]
Tags: Religion, Jersey, Asbury Park Press, Gloria Gaynor, Robert Santelli, Gloria Gaynor Jonas Brothers

Watch Gloria Gaynor Join Kacey Musgraves For “I Will Survive” At Radio City

Kacey Musgraves has been covering Gloria Gaynor's disco classic "I Will Survive" all this year on the many, many shows that she's been doing in support of Golden Hour, the best album of 2018. More »
Tags: Video, Music, Kacey Musgraves, Gloria Gaynor, Radio City, Gloria Gaynor Join Kacey Musgraves

Coachella 2019: This secret disco club knows how to party like it’s 1979

Somewhere inside the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, behind a big but friendly guy in a black suit, a 1970s New Year’s Eve disco party is waiting for you, but hush, hush, don’t tell anyone. Well, actually go ahead and tell everyone. Hush Hush by Attaboy is a secret disco club located inside the Indio Central Market that pays homage to New York’s disco era by taking you to New Year’s Eve in 1979. Friends Mike Couture and Tiffany Linski of Playa del Rey snake through the secret passa...
Tags: New York, California, Youtube, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Queens, Reddit, Coachella, Mike Jones, Christine, Torrance, Gloria Gaynor, Coachella Valley, Fullerton, Palmdale

Diana Ross celebrates her 75th birthday with Stevie Wonder, Robin Thicke, Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs and more in Los Angeles

Tuesday night in Los Angeles was all about music icon Diana Ross. The Queen of Motown turned 75 years young and was in the mood to party with her family, famous friends and, of course, her fans during an intimate show at the Hollywood Palladium. Earlier in the evening her daughter, actress and TV host Tracee Ellis Ross, hosted a more private celebration and cake cutting at Warwick, located just down the street from the Palladium, that included Beyoncé singing a beautiful rendition of “Happy Birt...
Tags: Music, Beyonce, Evan Ross, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Queens, Alicia Keys, Stevie Wonder, Leonardo Dicaprio, Khloe Kardashian, Nashville, Noel Gallagher, Lionel Richie, Michael Jackson

The 20 greatest breakup songs ever – ranked!

On the 40th anniversary of Gloria Gaynor’s I Will Survive topping the charts – and as the UK blunders towards its own acrimonious divorce – here’s the definitive list of tear-stained stonkersHip-hop isn’t big on romantic heartbreak, but this is a particularly fine example. There’s a lot of bragging from Guru about how he’s so inundated with offers since his ex packed him in that she’s probably jealous. But somehow, you get the sense he’s protesting too much: “Went home to see my mom and I saw yo...
Tags: Music, UK, Relationships, Life and style, Rap, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Culture, Pop and rock, Bob Dylan, Hip-hop, Indie, R&B, Carly Simon, Elvis Costello, Folk Music, Kelly Clarkson

Watch Kacey Musgraves & Natalie Prass Cover Gloria Gaynor’s “I Will Survive”

Natalie Prass and Kacey Musgraves both put out great albums last year in the groove-heavy The Future And The Past and the lovestruck Golden Hour, the latter of which we named the very best album of 2018. And, as of last night, they're on tour together. More »
Tags: Video, Music, Kacey Musgraves, Natalie Prass, Gloria Gaynor

Roberto Magris: World Gardens

Ira Gitler turned me on to Italian jazz pianist Roberto Magris in 2008. Roberto's superb album, Il Bello Del Jazz, accompanying alto saxophonist Herb Geller, had just reached the U.S. after being released in Italy in 2006. Over the years, Roberto and I have remained in touch, with Roberto sending along his latest releases. All have been superb, especially his Lee Morgan Rewind Vols. 1 and 2. His latest album, World Gardens, was just released on the JMood label, and it's excellent. The songs w...
Tags: Italy, Jazz, Jackson, Stella, Gloria Gaynor, Roberto, Marc Myers, Herb Geller, Roberto Magris, Lee Morgan Rewind Vols, Dominique Sanders, Brian Steever, Pablo Sanhueza, Starlight Roberto

What Doctors Know About CPR

For this month’s issue of Topic, palliative care doctor Nathan Gray wrote & illustrated a comic about What Doctors Know About CPR. It does not match what you might have seen on TV. CPR holds an almost sacred space in medicine. Most doctors won’t refuse to perform it, even if they think it will be harmful or useless. See also a hospital’s playlist of songs for doing perfect CPR chest compressions featuring Crazy in Love, Sweet Home Alabama, and Gloria Gaynor’s I Will Survive. Tags: comics  ...
Tags: Alabama, Jason Kottke, Gloria Gaynor, Nathan Gray

Repeating Mantras for Creative Healing

My year of mindfulness has introduced me to mantras. I had heard of the word mantra, but didn’t really understand what a mantra was. Since learning about them this year, I realize now I had been doing this all my life. Doubt, Mantras, and Creativity Mantras are a statement or phrase that is repeated over and over. It was originally found in Hinduism and Buddhism, but has been adopted by many other societies and cultures. It can be a prayer or a special word or phrase that can give you power, m...
Tags: Crafts, Hinduism, Doubt, Gloria Gaynor, Emily, Danielle LaPorte, Danielle, Emily McDowell Her

Seth Greenland's Playlist for His Novel "The Hazards of Good Fortune"

In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book. Previous contributors include Jesmyn Ward, Lauren Groff, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. Seth Greenland's novel The Hazards of Good Fortune is a funny and thought-provoking pageturner. Kirkus wrote of the book: "Greenland takes a Dickensian delight in letting the plot...
Tags: Music, New York, Obama, Jay Z, Iraq, New York City, David, Brooklyn, New Jersey, Billy Joel, Nba, Metallica, Grimes, Greenland, Aviva, Jay

Michele Mendelssohn's Playlist for Her Book "Making Oscar Wilde"

In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book. Previous contributors include Jesmyn Ward, Lauren Groff, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. Michele Mendelssohn's book Making Oscar Wilde offers an insightful look at Oscar Wilde through the lens of post-Civil War America. Eileen Myles wrote of the book: "One of the most...
Tags: Music, England, London, Virginia, US, America, Los Angeles, David, Atlantic, United States, Ireland, Arizona, David Bowie, Oscar, Jane Austen, Dublin

Back to the Future All Over Again: ExxonMobil targets algae fuels at scale by 2025, as oil prices rise

So, ExxonMobil and Synthetic Genomics have announced a new phase in their joint algae biofuel research program that could lead to the technical ability to produce 10,000 barrels of algae biofuel per day by 2025. With that, it feels like the circle has turned again. Which is to say, West Texas Intermediate has reached $70.68, Brent crude is at $78.76;   there’s noise afoot that Saudi Arabia is aiming at $80 oil to boost the Saudi Aramco IPO, some whispers about $100 oil have surfaced at OPIS. We...
Tags: California, Saudi Arabia, US, ExxonMobil, Gmo, Top Stories, Epa, Exxon, Saudi Aramco, Sgi, Brown, Gloria Gaynor, Digest, RBA, Craig Venter, Imperial Valley

March's Best eBook Deals

eBooks on sale for 99 cents this month: Edgar Allan Poe: The Fever Called Living by Paul Collins We Will Survive by Gloria Gaynor eBooks on sale for $1.99 this month: American Jezebel by Eve LaPlante Ask the Dust by John Fante Bagombo Snuff Box by Kurt Vonnegut Being Wrong by Kathryn Schultz Bluebeard by Kurt Vonnegut The Bridge by Gay Talese Cats Are Weird by Jeffrey Brown Cockroaches by Scholastique Mukasonga The Collected Stories of Stefan Zweig by Stefan Zweig The Cove by Ron...
Tags: Music, Virginia, New York City, Edgar Allan Poe, David, George Orwell, Mars, Cuba, Anthony Horowitz, Siri Hustvedt, Austin Grossman, Helen Gurley Brown, Stax Records, Kevin Wilson, Coney Island, Kurt Vonnegut

Which Grammy Award Winners Help Dogs, Cats in Need?

As we get ready to watch the Grammy Awards, here’s a look back at just a few of the many performers who have won not only the coveted accolade, but also a place in our hearts for turning up the volume on various paws causes. Knowing that there’s no place like home, Miranda Lambert helped dogs in need of forever homes in her hometown of Lindale, Texas by opening the MuttNation Station adoption center in late 2017. The launch was just the latest in the singer’s long string of kindnesses toward can...
Tags: New York, News, Stephen Colbert, Pets, US, Getty Images, United States, North Dakota, Joan Rivers, Carrie Underwood, Paula Abdul, Miami, Nashville, Stevie Nicks, Ronnie Wood, Rick Springfield

Women’s March DC: Trump Calls It a ‘Perfect Day,’ Protesters Say He’s ‘Got to Go’

WASHINGTON — The Women’s March 2018 ended in Washington in front of the White House, where college-aged demonstrators danced to Gloria Gaynor’s “I Will Survive”; others chanted, “You lost the popular vote” and “Lock him up!”; and there was little shortage of signs battling to skewer the president in the most creative way. Trump’s response […]
Tags: Politics, News, Washington, White House, Donald Trump, Trump, Gloria Gaynor, Women March