Queening Out: The Reigning Pop Divas Of 2016

Queening Out: The Reigning Pop Divas Of 2016
Case in point: Nicki Minaj, whose unwavering dedication to the rap game frequently injects necessary life and presence into pop music. Ladies-in-waiting like Ariana Grande and Demi Lovato are shy one Fame Monster or 1989 from ascending to the pantheon …
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Battle of the pop divas as Britney Spears, Lady Gaga and Katy Perry release new music
Drake has dominated the first half of 2016 with his single One Dance and album Views spending several months at number one while Adele and Beyonce have also ruled the charts. However, the superstars will have three pretty fierce pop stars to compete with …
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Famous, but are these singers divas?
Diva is, after all, Latin for goddess, and there aren’t too many of those floating around the pop music world. The only other singer on the “Divas” bill who fits this description is Celia Cruz, who is to salsa what Franklin is to soul. Scott is a young …
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2016 Avery Fisher Grant Names Violinists, a Cellist and Pianist in WQXR Live Stream

2016 Avery Fisher Grant Names Violinists, a Cellist and Pianist in WQXR Live Stream
The name Avery Fisher continues on in the form of a career grant, which awarded its 2016 recepients this week with a $ 25,000 cash prize. Among the honorees named are three violinists, a cellist and a pianist. The gift is reserved for young and aspiring …
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Spotting talent: Adam Gatehouse, artistic director of the Leeds International Piano Competition
https://bachtrack.com/files/68422-adam-gatehouse–co-artistic-director–leeds-international-piano-competiton–c–simon-jay-price–3-.jpg280420 DK: When you see a young musician for the first time, what are the things that are most likely to strike you?
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Community bus trip Shoji Tabuchi at the Garde Arts Center and Foxwoods
On Thursday, December 14 the Stafford Senior Center’s Travel Club will sponsor a community bus trip to the Garde Arts Center in New London to see Shoji Tabuchi in his second appearance in Connecticut. One of the finest violinists of all time will entertain …
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The Friday Five – Healthcare and the 2016 Election

The Friday Five – Healthcare and the 2016 Election
There is quite a lot to discuss this election season and the direction in which healthcare should go is one of the hot topics. This week’s Friday Five includes a Healthcare De Jure one hour special that focuses on the impact the 2016 election will have …
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Healthcare Metro Monitor Supplement
Our Healthcare Metro Monitor Supplement tracks the role of healthcare in economic recession and recovery in the nation’s 100 largest metropolitan areas. The implementation of the Affordable Care Act and pressures to contain costs, expand access to care …
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Axxess Healthcare Pilots Program to ‘Uberize’ Home Healthcare
Axxess, a home health technology company focusing on cloud-based software and services, is piloting an app that will connect home health agencies with qualified clinicians to provide care to patients 24/7. Named AxxessCARE, this “uberization” of …
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2016 Olympics: Pac-12 Rio Olympics Quick Facts

2016 Olympics: Pac-12 Rio Olympics Quick Facts
• Pac-12-affiliated athletes won 55 total medals in 12 sports during the Summer Olympic Games in Rio. If the Conference were a country, it would have finished fifth among all countries behind Russia (56). Pac-12 athletes also claimed 25 gold medals …
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5 Things They Don’t Want You to Know About the Olympics
You’ve seen the sappy commercials and the heartwarming back stories on morning talk shows. The athletes who have earned spots at the Olympic Games are the purest of the pure, the world’s most dedicated sportsmen and women who probably won’t earn much more …
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The Ancient History of Cheating in the Olympics
News broke last week that despite a state-sponsored doping scheme, the Russian delegation would not be wholly disqualified from the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Instead, individual athletes’ fates are being assessed by their respective sporting federations.
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The Twenty Best Indie-Rock Bassists in Denver, 2016 Edition

The Twenty Best Indie-Rock Bassists in Denver, 2016 Edition
The bassist is an oft-underappreciated member of a band. But the low end is the soul of the music, and a talented, mindful, imaginative and patient bass player can turn a merely good song into a great one by giving it texture. Denver is especially brimming …
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Blues Guitar Prodigy Quinn Sullivan Shares His Top 5 Albums
bassists Michael Rhodes and Tom Macdonald and guitarist Rob McNelley. Quinn Sullivan caught the eye of his hero Buddy Guy at the age of eight, and since this point, the pair has never looked back. As a result of their beautiful friendship Sullivan has …
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Randolph High School bass player honored as Music Student of the Month
Paul has helped mentor younger bassists and always leads by example in orchestra. He is always at rehearsals on time, which in the music world means he is always at least 15 minutes early to a rehearsal. He is willing to go out on a limb to answer …
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15 Must-See Robotics Startups at RoboBusiness 2016

15 Must-See Robotics Startups at RoboBusiness 2016
We like to call it the Shark Tank of robotics. Pitchfire takes place tonight at RoboBusiness 2016 at the San Jose Convention Center. Fifteen startups will have two minutes each to pitch their product to a panel of judges and to a packed room of …
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Young Nigerian Robotics Engineer Creates High-Tech Battlebots
Remember the TV show Battlebots? A Nigerian, millennial-aged robotics engineer has launched a high-tech line of battling robots, infused with augmented reality. The robots can be operated via a smartphone. Two people can battle their robots against one …
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Robotics in motion
MSD: What are some of the latest trends in robotics these days, specifically for packaging and pick and place applications? John – QComp: Robots are being applied to many packaging areas that were once completely done by hand. One reason is that robot …
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Gotham Awards 2016: Complete Winners List

trendGotham Awards 2016: Complete Winners List
And we’re off to the races! The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) officially kicked off the 2016-17 awards season with this evening’s 26th Annual Gotham Awards, which took place at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. The ceremony’s …
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Netflix Dominated At The SAG Awards
Netflix dominated at Sunday night’s Screen Actors Guild Awards taking home three of the evening’s big awards. The streaming site won three awards for the evening with “Orange is the New Black” swooping up wins over Julia Louis-Dreyfus and “Veep.”
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The Impact of Awards
I had the fantastic opportunity to talk with a parent today on why we did not give students an award certificate at the end of the year. Every time I have one of these opportunities to chat with a member of our school community, it really gives me a …
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Anticipated Reggae Albums in 2016

musicAnticipated Reggae Albums in 2016
Just when the dust has cleared off all best of 2015 lists it’s time for yet another list. This time putting focus on what’s about to come in 2016. And it certainly looks promising. For the list below we scanned social media like Twitter, Facebook and …
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Top 10 Reggae Rock Songs
More than a few classic rockers have poured the flavors of Jamaica into their music – which means there were plenty of tracks to pick from to create the Top 10 Reggae Rock Songs. With the growing popularity of stars like Bob Marley and the Wailers, Peter …
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Top 10 Greatest Reggae Singers
Reggae, the unique bouncing music with the sticky beat and the emphasis on percussion and bass, formed out of mento, rocksteady and ska. It has developed into many sub-genres and has left an indelible mark on popular music, even influencing the early …
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World Television Day 2016 – Celebrating the Impact and Reach of Television

trendWorld Television Day 2016 – Celebrating the Impact and Reach of Television
Television brings people together. It is a powerful medium in the lives of millions of people. Whether it’s through news, movies, or even adverts, there is no denying the contribution of television to modern society. Freedom of expression and creativity …
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Garbage on television
How are cable companies maintaining stability in this present day? I am curious because a few of my friends from college and even the ones back in Summerville barely watch television. They watch television on their phones with apps like Netflix and Hulu.
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Life Without Television
I haven’t owned a television in over 7 years. I haven’t lived in a house with a set in over 5 years. I spend my days largely television-free, and I actually like it. This isn’t to say that I don’t watch some television shows over the internet. I have to …
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RESULTS: April 2016 Electronics Engineer and Electronics Technician Licensure

trendRESULTS: April 2016 Electronics Engineer and Electronics Technician Licensure
MANILA, Philippines – The Professional Regulation Commission announced Friday, April 8 that 917 out of 2,482 passed the Electronics Engineer Licensure Examination and 985 out of 1,196 passed the Electronics Technician Licensure Examination given by the …
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Electronics by WD Launches New Products in Electronics and Music
Fort Worth, TX — (SBWIRE) — 09/12/2016 — Electronics By WD is an online store that meets all the demands of people looking for variety in electronics and music items. There are many advantages of buying electronics online. People can peruse a number of …
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EXCLUSIVE: J&R shutting down New York City electronics store
Iconic consumer electronics retailer J&R Music and Computer World is shutting down after 43 years in business, the Daily News has learned. Wednesday is the last day for the lower Manhattan store, which had been struggling amid a difficult environment for …
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