BootLeg Betty

Songs Written For Bette That She Never Recorded

The first two songs (1980) in the Bette jukebox were written by the legendary rocker/guitarist, Pete…

What West Side Story song is Bette Singing at the Katie Couric Charity?

November 8, 2002 — KATIE Couric is a mother, TV star, world traveler and now –…

Bette and other “Divas” used in a Sports Analogy? Huh?

Mariners not in the market for a diva Friday, November 8, 2002 By ART THIEL SEATTLE…

“The Divine Miss M” — 30 years ago

It seems like only yesterday I crawled out of my bedroom window to sneak to the…

“Oh Gawd, Rosie…Here Come Those Fuckin’ NE Betteheads AGAIN…Shoo, Shoo!!!!”

Just a little yolk, fuck ’em if they can’t take a joke!!!….tee hee

Does This Mean Bette and Cher are <i>Friends </i>Again

Well if Cher and Bette can be “friends”, then why can’t Mister D and the Northeast,…

From Weekly World News…”Gay Away Spray”….LOL

All I have to say is thank God for the Weekly World News!!! Who writes this…

Today in History…November 6

In 1979, the world premiere of the movie “The Rose” was held at the Ziegfeld Theatre…

More on the Bette Broadway Appearance

Turns out Bette must have been the last one added to a stellar cast…those in the…

Bette’s Return to Broadway….Ahhhh!!!!

Guess Mike Nichols forgives her afterall!!!! Her Co-Star? A Purse By JAMES BARRON BETTE MIDLER will…

Is This Big Enough For You’s Ta Read????

Here’s the article Brian was referring to:

Moogy Klingman Live in New York City

www.moogymusic.com The guy responsible for co-writing “Friends“, “Let Me Just Follow Behind“, and co-producing Bette’s CD…

Another Rocker Who Wanted To Write for Midler

Bette has always expressed how she wanted to be a rocker. For some reason I felt…

Did you know?

Bruce Vilanch began writing for the Oscars in ’89 (the last time the Academy Awards didn’t…

Did you know you can see Bette at the Smithsonian

Bette helps present “Smithsonian Minutes” along with other celebrities: Smithsonian Minutes

Bette and Coleman Douglas in New York

I ain’t never seen Mizz Midler wear these!!!!: Bette Midler chooses from her favourite Manhattan store…

Bette and Rosie Pic in New “People” Magazine Issue

A flower-powered Rosie O’Donnell (left) and pal Bette Midler had a hula-va good time letting their…

Hey, Liz—DUH? Anyone Could have Told You That!!!

From Liz Smith’s Column…LOL LAST WEEK, we raved over Bette Midler’s “Hulaween” event and its venue,…

One Critic’s Rules on Singers Becoming Actors

RULE NO. 1: STICK TO YOUR SINGING PERSONA Actors of Note Singers who aspire to be…

Bette Helps NY become US Nominee for 2012 Olympics

New York the U.S. nominee for 2012 Olympic Games By MICHAEL SAUL and TRACY CONNOR New…

Bette Helps NY Make Pitch for Olympics…

City’s tasty Olympic pitch Panel given bagels, deli treats By MICHAEL SAUL DAILY NEWS CITY HALL…

HHHMMMM….Kipper Ring a Bell?:-)

Bette Midler dropped off her dog, Puddles von Hasselberg, at Hydrosurge groomers on the upper West…

Barry Manilow on Bette: Transcript from Larry King May 2002

KING: Now, the first time I saw you… MANILOW: When? KING: You were playing piano for…

Bette acknowledged in Rudy’s Book on Leadership

“Surround Yourself with Great People’ is not only the name of a chapter in this book.…

A Recent Interview with Singer/Songwriter, Brooke Ramel

You’re non-stop proactive, having had your hand in every aspect of your career from the very…

Hudson, New York: Harry!!! Is that Bette Midlah Antique-ing????

New York Times: November 1, 2002 By KATHRYN MATTHEWS HUDSON is a diamond in the rough…