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2011-07-13 06:32:00

NEW YORK, July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Living in a small town in Croatia, 24-year-old music students, Luka Sulic and Stjepan Hauser, are living a dream come true - and quickly! After posting a self-made music video of them performing Michael Jackson's "Smooth Criminal" on their cellos, the longtime friends received more attention than they ever expected. Within days, the video became a viral sensation and received millions of views.

2011-01-31 13:04:00

On Sale in The Hangar February 5: The Music of Abba: Arrival from Sweden (July 15), Elton - The Early Years (July 16) & Hapa with Special Guest TUPUA (July 17) On Sale in the Action Sports Arena February 5: Speedway Fair Derby (July 15), X-treme Freestyle Moto-X (July 16) & OC Fair Kart Racing Challenge (July 17) Tickets on Sale Saturday, February 5, at 10 a.m. COSTA MESA, Calif., Jan.

2011-01-25 05:00:00

BURBANK, Calif., Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Buena Vista Records is set to release the soundtrack for the Touchstone Pictures animated comedy adventure film "Gnomeo & Juliet" on February 8, 2011.

2009-09-15 13:11:37

British pop star Elton John did not file a request to adopt a Ukrainian boy after a recent visit to an orphanage in the Donetsk Region, a city official said. Media reports said the 62-year-old singer planned to adopt a 14-month-old boy he met while on a humanitarian mission with his Elton John AIDS Foundation last week. John reportedly was told he would be unable to take legal custody of the child, however, because the Ukrainian government doesn't recognize his marriage to longtime partner...

2009-09-13 13:37:24

British pop singer Elton John says he wants to adopt a Ukrainian boy he met while visiting an orphanage in the Eastern European country. The BBC said Saturday that the 62-year-old singer announced his adoption plans at a news conference, saying he decided to forgo his personal opposition to becoming

2009-07-15 22:57:25

Elton John, Billy Crystal, Tony Bennett and Gladys Knight helped the Starkey Hearing Foundation raise more than $5 million at a Minnesota gala, organizers said. The celebrities took part in the foundation's ninth annual So the World May Hear awards ceremony Sunday at the St. Paul RiverCentre.

2009-06-07 22:33:18

Billy Elliot, The Musical won 10 Tony Awards, including one for best musical, at the 2009 Tony Award presentations in New York Sunday. The musical, based on the 2000 feature film, Billy Elliot, had more nominations than any other Broadway production, with 15. A trio of juvenile performers, David Alvarez, Trent Kowalik, and Kiril Kulish, won the Tony for best lead actor in a musical for Billy Elliot, The Musical.

2009-05-15 21:12:29

Broadway's Billy Elliot: The Musical won the Drama League Award for distinguished production of a musical in New York Friday. God of Carnage won the league's top prize for a play, while Hair took the revival of a musical honor and Blithe Spirit the revival of a play accolade.

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  • Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.
The word 'immane' comes from the Latin word 'immanis', 'enormous'.