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Album Review: Jake Shimabukuro — a Visionary ‘Ukulele Virtuoso

The Arts FuseAlbum Review: Jake Shimabukuro — a Visionary ‘Ukulele VirtuosoBy Allen MichieDecember 24, 2021 What 2022 needs is “more…

Video: Bette Midler Sings ‘Sold My Soul To Rock n’ Roll’ from “The Rose”

Mister D: From Bette Midler’s 4 times nominated Oscar movie including Best Actress, Bette Midler, and Best Supporting Actor, Frederic…

Cinematic Greatness: Bette Midler Sings “Stay With Me, Baby” In ‘The Rose’ Video

Now there are so many meaty scenes in ‘The Rose’, but none thrill me and exhaust me at the same…

Happy Birthday Ms. Midler

Mister D: You guys, I’m sorry. Had an accident and my head took the most of the brunt of force.…

Video: Ukulele Virtuoso, Jake Shimabukuro, Discusses New Album; Why ‘The Rose’ Was Chosen

New Version Of ‘The Rose’ By Bette Midler With Jake Shimabukuro On Ukulele (Provided By Music Theories Recordings)

Jake & Friends, the second Jake Shimabukuro album with Mascot ( the previous – “Trio” – entered the Billboard Contemporary…

Rarely Discussed: Bette Midler’s Incredible Box Office Run Of Hits That Few Of Her Contemporaries, Male Or Female, Have Ever Managed To Match

Film StoriesCelebrating the amazing box office run of Bette MidlerBy Simon BrewMay 24, 2021 She had one of the most…

20 excellent movies starring musicians

YardBarker20 excellent movies starring musiciansBy Amy McCarthySept 20, 2021 As if topping the charts and creating incredible music wasn’t enough,…

Cynthia Erivo Says Bette Midler Gave Her Loving & Wonderful Advice On ‘The Rose’ Remake

Film NewsCynthia Erivo received ‘wonderful’ advice from Bette Midler about The Rose remakeBy NewsDeckJuly 3, 2021 Cynthia Erivo was advised…

Bette Midler, Sinead O’Connor (Sings The Rose), And The Kennedy City Honors Plus Future Contenders

1. Bette Midler Will Be Part Of The Kennedy City Honors, Virtually Congratulating The Honorees Who Are: Garth Brooks, Debbie…

The 100 Greatest Movie Songs – What Divas Made The List?

NewsweekThe 100 Greatest Movie Songs From 100 Years of FilmBy StaffJanuary 16, 2020 While visuals are a huge part of…

The Best Actress Winners Of The 1980s +

Gold DerbyAll Best Actress Winners of the 1980s RankedBy Golden Derby StaffMarch 28, 2021 All Best Actress Winners of the 1980s…

Nineteen Singers Who Excelled To Become Oscar-Nominated Actors

The Wrap19 Singers Who Became Oscar-Nominated ActorsBy Rosemary Rossi March 16, 2021 Achieving success in one creative art is difficult;…

A Look Back at The Biggest Golden Globes Fashion Risks of All Time

E! NewsA Look Back at the Biggest Golden Globes Fashion Risks of All TimeBy SAMANTHA SCHNURR FEB 28, 2021 The Golden…

The 10 most shocking speeches from Golden Globes history

TodayThe 10 most shocking speeches from Golden Globes historyBy Francesca GarianoFeb 28, 2021 Here are 10 of the most shocking…

Sixteen Best Actress Oscar nominees or winners in musical biographic roles

Gold Derby16 Best Actress Oscar nominees or winners in musical biographic rolesBy Susan WloszczynaFebruary 5, 2021 There is a long…

All-Time Best Actress Oscar Nominees: Who Made The Top 10 For Most Screen Time In Their Movie?

Best Actress Oscar nominees: Which 3 women contended for a whopping two hours plus of screen time each?By Matthew StewartJanuary…

Video: Vilmos Zsigmond Talks About Lighting Bette Midler In ‘The Rose’

Martin Luther King Jr is remembered during these turbulent times

Woman & HomeMartin Luther King Jr is remembered during turbulent timeBY LAURA HARMAN01/19/2020 Yesterday was Martin Luther King Jr. Day…

Video: With 3 Chords, A Shakey Step Off A Plane, Booze, & A Rousing Concert Performance, Hollywood Was Hit By A Hurricane

Whose Side Are You On? Every time I touch you My heart skips a beat. Every time I kiss you…

From the Oscars to the Golden Globes to the Indie Spirits, here are some of the Greatest Movie Award Speeches

CBC ArtsFrom the Oscars to the Golden Globes to the Indie Spirits, some clips to get you through a winter…

Bette Midler: A collection of videos and news clips

KXAS-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Clip: Fred Forrest], video, December 12, 1979, 5:00 p.m.; Fort Worth, Texas.…

December 28, 1977: Bette Midler to star in a love story of the ‘sixties

The Australian Women’s WeeklyBette Midler to star in a love story of the ‘sixtiesWednesday 28 December 1977 “IT’S FABULOUS for…

Video: Bette Midler – Whose Side Are You On? – The Rose – 1979 + Review & Awards & Random Thoughts

Bette Midler Debuts In “The Rose” Mister D: I searched high and low to find a review that came closest…

Pop stars who soared in movies — and the ones who bombed

Page SixPop stars who soared in movies — and the ones who bombedBy Johnny OleksinskiApril 21, 2020 We knew they…

Halestorm Metal Frontwoman, Lzzy Hale, 15 Songs That Made Her Who She Is, Includes Black Sabbath, Metallica, Bette Midler & More

Bette Midler – Illustration by Dida One of the most talented frontwomen of all music community and also well-known vocalist, Lzzy…

Audio: The Remixes: Pink’s I Am Here and Bette Midler’s Hello Dolly!

The Remixes: Pink’s I Am Here and Bette Midler’s Hello Dolly!

Spring’s arrival sends our spirits soaring

Daily JournalSpring’s arrival sends our spirits soaringBy StaffMar 10, 2020 We’re not out of the woods filled with barren trees…

Song Recorded For ‘The Rose’ Ripped Off Soundtrack At Last Minute, Became Country Hit

The TennesseanStory Behind the Song: George Strait’s ‘I Cross My Heart’By Dave PaulsonOct. 22, 2019 Mister D: I just took…

Academy Award Songs And The Year Where There Was Outrage Over It

NEW YORK DAILY NEWSFrom ‘The Continental’ to ‘Shallow,’ Academy Award-winning songs that have defined 85 years of moviesBy STORM GIFFORDFEB…