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Date Of Birth:
November 26, 1939 (81)
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After almost fifty years in the music business, Tina Turner has become one of the most commercially-successful international female rock stars to date. Her sultry, powerful voice, her incredible legs, her time-tested beauty and her unforgettable story all contribute to her legendary status. Tina ... (read complete bio)
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@ - 1/22/21 06:01pm Wow! Over 100 million streams on @KygoMusic's amazing remix of What's Love Got To Do With It! Thanks for the love!… https//t.co/SRbxJPIVjS


@ - 1/22/21 06:00pm Wow! Over 100 million streams on @Kygo's amazing remix of What's Love Got To Do With It! Thanks for the love!… https//t.co/lq0yvgS6rU


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Date of Birth: November 26, 1939 (81)

Bio:
After almost fifty years in the music business, Tina Turner has become one of the most commercially-successful international female rock stars to date. Her sultry, powerful voice, her incredible legs, her time-tested beauty and her unforgettable story all contribute to her legendary status. Tina ... (read complete bio)
BBC Radio 2 and BBC One Announce MUSICALS: THE GREATEST SHOW, Featuring Ramin Karimlo Photo BBC Radio 2 and BBC One Announce MUSICALS: THE GREATEST SHOW, Featuring Ramin Karimloo, Michael Ball, Lea Salonga, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2021

BBC Radio 2 and BBC One have announced a show direct from the West End, the US and beyond, featuring a glittering cast of UK and international stars performing songs from the musicals in Musicals: The Greatest Show.

Artist Ayana Evans Debuts New Collaboration With U-M Students and Faculty Photo Artist Ayana Evans Debuts New Collaboration With U-M Students and Faculty
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2021

Themes of Black feminism and perseverance will take center stage in a new improvisational performance that will premiere as part of the University of Michigan's winter 2021 Stamps Distinguished Speaker Series season kick-off event on Jan. 22.

Music Producer and Songwriter Phil Spector Dies at 80 Photo Music Producer and Songwriter Phil Spector Dies at 80
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2021

Record producer, musician, and songwriter Harvey Phillip Spector, known as Phil Spector, has died at age 80.

Crossroads Spotlights André De Shields Protégé Zhailon Levingston in EMERGING ARTI Photo Crossroads Spotlights André De Shields Protégé Zhailon Levingston in EMERGING ARTISTS SERIES
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2021

Zhailon Levingston will be the featured guest of the third segment of Crossroads’ Emerging Artist Series hosted by Crossroads’ co-founder Ricardo Khan. The program, Emerging Artist: André’s Choice, will stream on the Home with Crossroads virtual platform January 19-31.

BWW Feature: A Tapestry Of Cabaret Photo BWW Feature: A Tapestry Of Cabaret
by Stephen Mosher - Jan 14, 2021

Thirty-three years later, these are the shows that Stephen Mosher remembers most vividly, from his first time in a Manhattan nightclub to the last night, on March 12th, 20202

Jessie Shelton, Nkeki Obi-Melekwe, Kerstin Anderson and More Featured on HER SOUND, V Photo Jessie Shelton, Nkeki Obi-Melekwe, Kerstin Anderson and More Featured on HER SOUND, VOL. 1
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2021

Available on all streaming platforms January 15th,  Her Sound, Vol. 1, written by Ethan Carlson, recent winner of Taylor Louderman’s Write Out Loud Contest, is the first of a three-part concept album to be released throughout 2021. 

JAGGED LITTLE PILL, SLAVE PLAY, MOULIN ROUGE! & More Nominated for 2021 Artios Awards Photo JAGGED LITTLE PILL, SLAVE PLAY, MOULIN ROUGE! & More Nominated for 2021 Artios Awards
by TV News Desk - Jan 14, 2021

This year's Artios Awards have honored Broadway plays and musicals like 'Jagged Little Pill,' 'Moulin Rouge!', 'The Inheritance,' 'Slave Play,' 'Tina: The Tina Turner Musical' with nominations. 

Sing For Hope Offers Valentine's Day Gift Catalog Featuring One-of-a-Kind Virtual Art Photo Sing For Hope Offers Valentine's Day Gift Catalog Featuring One-of-a-Kind Virtual Arts Experiences Performed 'Live' 
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2021

Sing for Hope announced its Valentine's Day Gift Catalog featuring unique gifts and entertaining live virtual arts experiences performed by Broadway and opera stars including Kinky Boots drag queen star J. Harrison Ghee and Grammy Award-winning opera star Isabel Leonard.

VIDEO: On This Day, January 8 - Remembering David Bowie Photo VIDEO: On This Day, January 8 - Remembering David Bowie
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2021

This weekend, producers Robert Fox and RZO Entertainment Inc are exclusively releasing the filmed London production of Lazarus for three streamed performances only, January 8-10, in remembrance of David Bowie on his birthday and to mark the fifth anniversary of his untimely death.

Myra Lucretia Taylor, Danny Quadrino and More Join DRAMA. Podcast Photo Myra Lucretia Taylor, Danny Quadrino and More Join DRAMA. Podcast
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2021

Tony Award nominee Myra Lucretia Taylor (Tina: The Tina Turner Musical), Danny Quadrino (Newsies, Wicked), and more amazing guests appear on theatre and entertainment podcast DRAMA. with Connor & Dylan MacDowell.

Kate Flannery Joins WHAT ARE FRIENDS FOR Podcast Photo Kate Flannery Joins WHAT ARE FRIENDS FOR Podcast
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2021

Co-Hosts Gabrielle Ruiz and Pallavi Sastry invite podcast listeners to join in on a hilarious and heartfelt show with Kate Flannery! During the Live Shows, Ruiz, Sastry and guests interact with the 'chat room audience,' opening the door to make a new friend connection.

BWW Blog: What's the Best Broadway Can Be? Photo BWW Blog: What's the Best Broadway Can Be?
by Student Blogger: Isabella Schiavon - Dec 21, 2020

For my final blog post of 2020, I want to write about the future. More specifically, the future of Broadway.

SAMSON THE WRESTLING MUSICAL Streams For Free Photo SAMSON THE WRESTLING MUSICAL Streams For Free
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2020

This new musical with book, lyrics and music by Dustin Ceithamer, set in the eccentric world of 1980's Wrestling, features Nick Rashad Burroughs, Blaine Alden Krauss, AJ Rafael, Correy West, Jamari Johnson Williams,  Adrianna Rose Lyons, Dexter McKinney Jr., Karl Warden, Matthew Ballestero and more!

Gabrielle Ruiz Announces Pregnancy News On 'What Are Friends For Live Show' Photo Gabrielle Ruiz Announces Pregnancy News On 'What Are Friends For Live Show'
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2020

Co-Hosts Gabrielle Ruiz surprised her girlfriends Rachel Bloom, Donna Lynne Champion and Vella Lovell and said that she's expecting a child May 2021 with husband Philip Pisanchyn. The news was revealed during Live Show of 'What Are Friends For', Co-Hosted with Pallavi Sastry.

WHAT ARE FRIENDS FOR Live Show To Reunite CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND Cast Members Photo WHAT ARE FRIENDS FOR Live Show To Reunite CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND Cast Members
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2020

Co-Hosts Gabrielle Ruiz and Pallavi Sastry invite podcast listeners to celebration Ruiz's 36th Birthday and 'truly connect with friends' LIVE with guests Rachel Bloom, Donna Lynne Champion and Vella Lovell.

Katori Hall Signs Overall TV Deal With Lionsgate Photo Katori Hall Signs Overall TV Deal With Lionsgate
by TV News Desk - Dec 11, 2020

Playwright and screenwriter Katori Hall has signed an overall deal with Lionsgate to create and develop new television projects for the studio.

Becca Blackwell, Hannah Cruz, and Ari Groover Star in Industry Reading Of TL;DR: THEL Photo Becca Blackwell, Hannah Cruz, and Ari Groover Star in Industry Reading Of TL;DR: THELMA LOUISE; DYKE REMIX
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2020

Rhinebeck Writers Retreat is presenting a streamed reading of the new musical TL;DR: THELMA LOUISE; DYKE REMIX, with book and lyrics by EllaRose Chary, music and lyrics by Brandon James Gwinn, and directed by Sherri Eden Barber.

Laura Osnes, Susan Egan, Courtney Reed and Benjamin Rauhala Join WHAT ARE FRIENDS FOR Photo Laura Osnes, Susan Egan, Courtney Reed and Benjamin Rauhala Join WHAT ARE FRIENDS FOR Podcast
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2020

Broadway's original royals Laura Osnes, Susan Egan, Courtney Reed and Benjamin Rauhala join co-hosts Gabrielle Ruiz (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend) and Pallavi Sastry (Blue Bloods) to open the BPP vault sharing never before told stories about their deep, friendship bonds with one another once the tiaras are off.

BWW Exclusive: Meet 2020 Tony Nominee and Carnegie Mellon University Alumna, Jamie de Photo BWW Exclusive: Meet 2020 Tony Nominee and Carnegie Mellon University Alumna, Jamie deRoy
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 8, 2020

The following conversation is presented by Carnegie Mellon University, the first, exclusive higher education partner of the Tony Awards.

Marcia Pendelton to Host BACKSTAGE STORIES, a New Arts, Culture and Entertainment Pro Photo Marcia Pendelton to Host BACKSTAGE STORIES, a New Arts, Culture and Entertainment Program For WBAI FM
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2020

Beginning Thursday, December 10, 2020, Marcia Pendelton, president and founder of Walk Tall Girl Productions, will produce and host the new radio program, 'Backstage Stories.' The hour-long broadcast will air on WBAI FM (99.5 FM) in the Metropolitan New York City region and stream internationally on WBAI.org on Thursdays from 9:00 pm to 10:00 pm.

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