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2010-10-26 04:00:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Six-time Grammy award-winning, multi-platinum recording artists The Black Eyes Peas have announced that they will release a brand-new album, entitled The Beginning, on November 30th, 2010, on Interscope Records. The Black Eyed Peas' sixth album, The Beginning is the follow-up to the group's blockbuster cd The E.N.D. Released in June 2009, The E.N.D. has sold more than 11 million copies worldwide, while spending 52 weeks on the Billboard Top...

2010-07-30 08:00:00

NEW YORK, July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- For six-time Grammy Award winning multi-platinum megastar group The Black Eyed Peas - will.i.am, apl.de.ap, Taboo and Fergie - it has been a year to remember. This week, as the Peas' worldwide 7.33 million-selling #1 album The E.N.D. moves into its 59th week on the Billboard 200 albums chart (still bulleted inside the Top 20 after more than 13 months out), its landmark single "I Gotta Feeling" (released June 2009) becomes the first digital download ever...

2010-05-14 15:52:00

Company Launching Fragrance with Band's Front-Woman, Fergie NEW YORK, May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Avon Products, Inc. is proud to be the exclusive Fragrance and Cosmetics sponsor of BlackBerry® presents The Black Eyed Peas "The E.N.D. World Tour 2010," with Bacardi®, as the Official Spirit sponsor. The sponsorship comes on the heels of the company's announcement that it partnered with The Black Eyed Peas front-woman Fergie to collaborate on a fragrance,...

2010-03-09 09:29:00

NEW YORK, March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Today six-time Grammy Award-winning, multi-platinum artists The Black Eyed Peas announce a second leg of North American shows for BlackBerry Presents "The E.N.D. World Tour 2010." Supported by BACARDI® Rum, the official spirit of the tour, the summer dates begin with back to back shows on July 27th & 28th at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, and run through August 23rd at the Rexall Place in Edmonton. Tickets for select dates go on...

2010-03-02 08:15:00

LOS ANGELES, March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG) today announced the signing of an exclusive publishing agreement with Keith Harris, GRAMMY and Juno-winning writer/producer. The publishing deal encompasses Keith's entire catalogue, including the Black Eyed Peas "Imma Be" which hit No. 1 on Billboard's Hot 100 Singles chart this week and is No. 1 on the iTunes singles charts. Through the agreement, UMPG immediately represents Harris' publishing rights for the US...

2010-02-05 14:52:00

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- What happens when international superstar will.i.am remixes "My Generation," the timeless masterpiece from The Who? The result is a new spin for the digital age that bridges the gap between generations and urges people to take action on pressing humanitarian concerns - like helping the residents of Haiti. FLO TV Incorporated, international recording artist and producer will.i.am and iconic rock band The Who today announced that 100 percent of the...

2010-02-03 15:10:00

MIAMI, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- BACARDI Rum today announced it is the official spirit of The Black Eyed Peas headline concert tour "The E.N.D. World Tour 2010," produced by AEG Live. Kicking off in the U.S. at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia on February 4th, the tour will extend across 32 North American dates before moving on to Europe, Asia, Australia, Central and South America. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100203/LA49288LOGO) "The Black Eyed Peas grab your...

2010-01-20 06:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Grammy® nominated producer/songwriter Printz Board contributed six songs to the #1 and critically acclaimed nominated Album of the Year "THE E.N.D." by The Black Eyed Peas. From the inception, Printz helped shape the sound and success of The Peas. The band's musical director is now breaking through as one of the industry's hottest talents. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100120/LA40451) Dominating the charts, airwaves...

2010-01-11 11:59:00

BOSTON, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Gillette® [PG] today announced that it is partnering with some of the world's most popular musicians to produce Gillette UNCUT, an authentic digital documentary film series which will make its world premiere in Los Angeles in late January, 2010. Shot by renowned music filmmaker/photographer Danny Clinch, the Gillette UNCUT films will provide fans with a rare glimpse into the worlds of will.i.am of the Black Eyed Peas, country superstar and...

2009-12-08 05:00:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Stevie Wonder continues to write songs that positively affect global social issues with this year's Grammy® nomination for Best Pop Male Vocal Performance of his song "All About The Love Again." With a total of 22 Awards, Stevie Wonder has been awarded the most Grammy® Awards for a Male Artist in history. Wonder's "All About The Love Again" was first introduced to Grammy® voters during last...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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