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2011-06-27 04:30:00

LOS ANGELES, June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The incomparable Barbra Streisand's long-cherished desire to release an album of music with lyrics exclusively written by her collaborators and friends, Alan and Marilyn Bergman, will be achieved with her latest release What Matters Most- Barbra Streisand Sings the Lyrics of Alan and Marilyn Bergman for Columbia Records. The ten song album, and deluxe edition, will be available August 23, 2011. (Photo:...

2008-12-12 11:05:00

BERLIN, December 12 /PRNewswire/ -- On January 12th one of the most important record labels in the history of music celebrates the 50th anniversary of its founding: Motown Records. On the occasion of the world-wide anniversary celebrations, the world premiere of the show Memories of Motown will be presented in January at the Estrel Berlin. The newest musical stage show of Berlin producer Bernhard Kurz ("Stars in Concert") brings back all the unmistakeable world hits with which the Detroit...

2008-07-06 15:00:18

By Holly Hollman, The Decatur Daily, Ala. Jul. 6--ATHENS -- When Alton Delmore was a mere 13 years old, he became a published musician. The gospel tune, written by the teen and his mother, Mary, was called "Bound For the Shore." Alton, born in Elkmont on Christmas Day in 1908, and his younger brother, Rabon, born Dec. 3, 1916, grew up singing with gospel quartets in the Decatur area. According to history written by Alton Delmore's daughter, Norma Gail Delmore Weimer, the two started...

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