What Happens When You Mix Classic Disney Theme Songs With ’90s R&B Hits?

musicWhat Happens When You Mix Classic Disney Theme Songs With ’90s R&B Hits?
Here’s yet another reason to fall in love with a few of your favorite classic Disney films all over again. Season nine American Idol semi-finalist Todrick Hall masterfully revamped several popular Disney movie theme songs by pairing them with classic …
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Top R&B singer Jill Scott, controversial comedian Andrew “Dice” Clay to play
An R&B singer and actress whose debut album went double platinum and who has starred in movies and television shows will play Sands Bethlehem Event Center, it was just announced. And a comic who in the 1980s was controversial for his crude and …
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R&B Legend Ben E. King Dies at 76
R&B Legend Ben E. King Dies at 76. R&B and soul legend Ben E. King died Thursday, his publicist Phil Brown confirmed. He was 76 years old. By: Kirsten West Savali. Posted: May 1 2015 10:46 AM.
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11 Real Sex Lessons We Learned From Classic Sleepover Movies

trend11 Real Sex Lessons We Learned From Classic Sleepover Movies
From the movies we watched at sleepovers, of course. The informal education we gained while snuggled in sleeping bags eating popcorn and candy might not have been the full picture, but it wasn’t half bad, either. Here’s what we remember learning.
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Classic James Bond Box Office Hits: 10 Films That Made the Most Money
For the last 50 years, classic James Bond films have been delighting movie audiences – and earning millions upon millions of dollars at the box office worldwide. Twenty-three films have been released with six different actors playing the role of 007 …
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Classic TV Show ‘Good Times’ Headed to the Big Screen
There has been no word yet on potential casting or when the film is expected to start production. The movie version, however, is reportedly being set in the 1960s as well. Barris’s only other feature film experience is the sequel Barbershop 3, which is …
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musicYou Think You Know Journey?
They brought the world Steve Perry and gave us the courage to play air instruments on camera, and yet there’s still so much about Journey that most of us have never bothered to learn. In this installment of You Think You Know Classic Rock?, we help …
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AC/DC’s Brian Johnson Says He’s Not Afraid of Dying
The second season of Cars That Rock, a six-part series that focuses on some of history’s most talked-about automobiles and is hosted by Johnson, starts tonight. Johnson admitted that he won’t be getting behind the wheel again for a while, but he also …
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Metallica’s Kirk Hammett and Lars Ulrich Make Guest Appearances at Bay Area
While they prep for the next Metallica album, Kirk Hammett and Lars Ulrich are leaving themselves plenty of time to get out and enjoy live shows. The proof lies in a pair of fan-shot clips from a couple of recent Bay Area events — the first of which …
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trendWhere to find classic movies
On a weekend like this last, where modern movie options grew pretty sparse, that can be pretty useful. You can still see a lot of classic movies in theaters and on the big screen. Years ago, theaters had to have the physical reels in order to play a …
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Yes! The New Batman Movie Is Bringing Back A Classic, Sexy Character
Before Tim Burton’s Batman, Heath Ledger’s Joker and the Dark Knight rose, there was the 1960’s version of the caped crusader. And boy, was it glorious. Not only was it delightfully over-the-top, but it was also a pure celebration of the childish joy …
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Unforgettable costumes make ‘To Catch A Thief’ a classic
One of the main reasons I adore classic movies is to see the fashion from that time period, and “To Catch a Thief” had the best ones I’ve yet to see, even given modern-day pictures a run for their money. With a memorable storyline, spunky characters, …
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Article: How modern Cinderella movies have updated the classic tale’s feminism

trendArticle: How modern Cinderella movies have updated the classic tale’s feminism
Even with Egyptian and European roots, Cinderella is one of American culture’s most famous folktales. Decades after Mary Pickford portrayed the hapless scullery maid in 1914’s silent film and Disney popularized the story in 1950’s celebrated singalong …
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‘Desperately Seeking Susan’ Turns 30: An Oral History of the Downtown Classic
Their movie, Desperately Seeking Susan, was both a New Wave Feminine Mystique and an urban fantasia featuring New York as a graffiti-tagged Emerald City. In it, a suburban homemaker named Roberta (Rosanna Arquette) becomes obsessed with — and …
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MOVIE REVIEW: “It Follows” establishes itself as a modern horror classic
The concept of a modern horror movie goes as follows: hot teenagers, recreational drugs, copious sexual activity, secluded location, serial killer, jump scares and credits. Granted, this goes for if the film even decides to go for an R rating, as many …
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Latest Classic Rock News

musicCrossroads digs classic rock
We also asked people what type of music they’d like to see us bring in next year, and classic rock remained the overwhelming favorite. We’re considering putting even more money into bringing an even bigger act, and, yes, I already am nervous again. We …
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Metal Singer Apologizes for ‘Horrible, Despicable’ Actions at Dimebag Darrell
Reece Eber has taken full responsibility for a controversial moment at Dimebag Darrell Abbott’s gravesite — even while clearing up exactly what happened. “I left a piece of paper with an insult to a man many people idolize and for a cheap laugh that I …
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March 2015 New Music Releases
Here’s a full list of March’s new classic rock releases. Click on the highlighted titles to learn more about many of these records and videos. Don’t forget to check out our updated list of 2015 New Music Releases to look back on all of the great …
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Latest Classic Rock News

musicIron Maiden’s Bruce Dickinson Undergoing Cancer Treatment
Ultimate Classic Rock. Search. Contact Us · Home · News · Artists · Lists · Songs · Videos · Features · Follow on Facebook Follow on Twitter Subscribe on YouTube. Trending: Bruce Dickinson Fighting Cancer · Most Hated Albums · Keith Richards Year By …
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Foo Fighters ‘Sonic Highways’ DVD to Include Extra Billy Gibbons and Joe
Ultimate Classic Rock. Search. Contact Us · Home · News · Artists · Lists · Songs · Videos · Features · Follow on Facebook Follow on Twitter Subscribe on YouTube. Trending: Bruce Dickinson Fighting Cancer · Most Hated Albums · Keith Richards Year By …
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Bumblefoot Addresses Guns N’ Roses Departure Rumors
Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal has reportedly been asked not to comment on his status with Guns N’ Roses, something that has made promoting a new solo project more difficult. “I can’t erase a decade of history and I can’t stop the media from asking what they …
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Modern day stars you never noticed in classic ’90s movies

trendModern day stars you never noticed in classic ’90s movies
EVERYONE has to start somewhere … and the same goes for movie stars. Nowadays people like Jake Gyllenhaal, Vince Vaughn and Jessica Alba are famous around the world, but back in the 1990s they were up and coming stars who were still learning their …
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Cinedigm to produce a shared cinematic universe based on 10 classic B-movies
Looks like the shared cinematic universe model is permeating every level of movie-making from big budget studio franchises to B-movie reboots. Cinedigm has announced plans to remake 10 cult classic films from American International Pictures, the studio …
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Crest Theatre brings ‘Big Lebowski,’ ‘The Shining’ and other classics to the
January might be a wasteland for good new movies at the multiplex, but The Crest Theatre has film lovers covered in the new year with a series of cinema classics. The program launches this Friday with Orson Welles’ 1941 masterpiece Citizen Kane and …
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Latest Classic Rock News

musicThe Black Crowes Have Broken Up
That follows a long period in which Black Crowes frontman Chris Robinson has been focused on his own group — the Chris Robinson Brotherhood — while Rich Robinson put out his third solo album, ‘The Ceaseless Sight,’ last June. The Black Crowes …
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Creedence Clearwater Revival vs. the Doors – Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of
Creedence got there by besting Deep Purple in a tightly contested ballot, winning 53 percent of the vote. The Doors, meanwhile, easily dispatched Jeff Beck in their initial bracket, earning a whopping 67 percent of the fan votes. Both bands rose to …
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Jimi Hendrix vs. the Grateful Dead – Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame Semifinals
The Dead made quick work of David Bowie in the opening round, taking nearly 70 percent of the vote and decisively earning their spot in the semifinals. Hendrix, meanwhile, pulled off an equally impressive victory in his battle against Janis Joplin …
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music30 Years Ago: VH1 Brings Classic Rock Into the Video Age
It also made room for the classic rock music that its target audience grew up with. It wasn’t uncommon to see the Rolling Stones’ original promotional clip for ‘It’s Only Rock ‘N Roll’ sandwiched between current hits by, say, Phil Collins and Whitney …
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2015 is shaping up as big year for classic rock concerts in Houston
Classic rock fans in the Houston-area should be more than satisfied with their concert choices in 2015. Elton John, The Who, Bob Seger, Neil Diamond, Alice Cooper, Buddy Guy, Fleetwood Mac, ZZ Top (with Jeff Beck no less), and even Dr. John have …
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Moody Blues Inducted Into the Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame
After going head-to-head against some of the biggest bands of the rock era — and handily trouncing them all in our 100 percent fan-voted polls — the Moody Blues have earned their place in the Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame. Given that they haven …
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