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Singer-Songwriter Gilbert O’Sullivan Talks Bette Midler Regarding The Bacharach Special in 1973

Just listening to ‘For The Girls’ with Bette Midler on BBC Radio 2… Brings back memories from 1973 when I was…

Video: Not Only Is Bette Midler One Of Our Most Expressive Singers, Actresses, & Entertainers But A Damn Good Documentary Host

Hosted by Bette Midler, the program includes interviews with Burt Bacharach, Dionne Warwick, Valerie Simpson, music writer Francis Davis and…

What the World Needs Now : Words by Hal David – Everything You Need To Know…But There’s Always Something! Ain’t That Right?

Bette Midler Is Host: Schedule, How To Buy The DVD, And How To Buy The CD Hosted by ardent admirer…

Join Host Bette Midler For PBS’s “What the World Needs Now: Words by Hal David”

Bette Midler Hosts Hal David Tribute On PBS The Month Of March 2019 Mister D: This special started tonight, but…

Audio: Bette Midler – Superstar – (Burt Bacharach Special) – 1973

Audio: Bette Midler – Superstar – (Burt Bacharach Special) – 1973 Leon Russell and Bonnie Bramlett wrote this song, which…

Video: Bette Midler: Bootleg Betty: Superstar – Burt Bacharach Special – February 25, 1973 – Haunting Performance

Video: Bette Midler – Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy – Burt Bacharach Special – 1973

Kennedy Center Honors: Our top 50 recommendations who need to be chosen include Dick Van Dyke, Liza Minnelli, Jessica Lange, Bette Midler

Mister D: Ok, I admit that I’m prejudiced, but this list could be whittled down in seconds for me. My…

The Oscar for best original song is a garbage category – Bette Midler Proves It In One Segment

The Washington Post The Oscar for best original song is a garbage category By Dan Zak March 2 at 1:42…

Director Mark Rydell On Seeing Bette Perform Superstar On The Burt Bacharach Special

Director Mark Rydell On Seeing Bette Perform Superstar On The Burt Bacharach Special: “I realized then that she was tremendously…

Bette Midler On When She Realized She Was A Star:

Bette Midler On When She Realized She Was A Star: “When did I realize I was finally a star? I…

BetteBack December 25, 1998: What Makes A Top 10 Chick Flick?

Aiken Standard December 25, 1998 Not every chick flick has all these elements. In fact most of them just have…

BetteBack May 23, 1974: Young Stars Don’t Want To Do Television

South Mississippi Sun May 23, 1974 Jackie Gleason was drawing laughs from stage – hands and musicians at a most…

BetteBack August 10, 1973: Bette Midler – One of a special kind

Lowell Sun August 10, 1973 NEW YORK: No one could say that success has crept up on Bette Midler-it burst…

BetteBack July 4, 1973: Bette Who?

Salt Lake Tribune July 4, 1973 When Martin” Starger, president of ABC Entertainment, announced his network had signed one of…

BetteBack February 24, 1973: No one could say that success has crept up on Bette Midler

Wilson Daily Times February 24, 1973 No one could say that success has crept up on Bette Midler — it…

Carole Bayer Sager, the Woman Behind Some of Pop Music’s Biggest Hits, Releases a Fascinating Tell-All

Vanity Fair Carole Bayer Sager, the Woman Behind Some of Pop Music’s Biggest Hits, Releases a Fascinating Tell-All By SHEILA…

Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy – Burt Bacharach Special – 1973

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Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy – Burt Bacharach Special – 1973

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New Interview With Former Harlette, Melissa Manchester

THE GOPRIDE.COM INTERVIEW Melissa Manchester Loving the life: an interview with Melissa Manchester by Gregg Shapiro Feb 5, 2015 It’s…

Songwriter Hal David Dies Of Stroke At Age 91

Global Post Hal David, “Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on My Head” co-author, dies at 91 Hal David, Burt Bacharach’s songwriting partner…

BetteBack: “…No gimmick — It’s genuine” ~ August 10, 1973

Lowell Sun Bette Midler-one of a special kind  August 10, 1973   NEW YORK: No one could say that success…

BetteBack Review: The Divine Miss M ~ May 19, 1973

Dunkirk Evening Observer Flip Disks By Kenneth Wilk May 19, 1973 Bette Midler is a superstar! Now that’s quite a…

BetteBack: Bette Heads For London For A Little PR ~ March 23, 1973

Burlington Daily Times News The Last Word March 23, 1973 “I’ve gotten to come to terms with my face.” Sometimes…

BetteBack: Troy Concert Review ~ March 3, 1973 ~ Part Two

Bennington Banner MEDIA MASSAGE BY BEVERLY RYAN March 3, 1973 Bette’s reappearance was almost worth the wait. She wore a…

BetteBack: Musical special stars Burt Bacharach, Bette Midler, Peter Ustinov, Stevie Wonder, And Gilbert O’ Sullivan ~ February 25, 1973

Corsicana Daily Sun Musical special stars Burt Bacharach February 25, 1973 Burt Bacharach brings Ludwig van Beethoven back to life—in…

BetteBack: Success Bursts Upon The Divine Miss M ~ SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 1973

SOUTHERN ILLINOISAN It’s a tropical thunderstorm/; No, it’s Bette Midler SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 1973 No one could say that success…

New DVD’s Out: Lost Horizon – The Musical

(Photo: Hamburg Musikladen TV show taping Oct 18, 1979, l to r: Martha Davis, Bette Midler, Wilson Pickett, Lene Lovich)…

What’s Your Wedding Song?

WEDDING PROCESSIONAL ALTERNATIVES By Metro Published: 5/11/2011 11:20 AM Last Modified: 5/11/2011 11:20 AM Not every bride-to-be has visions of…

BetteBack: “…Just One Of A Special Kind”

The Daily Herald MONDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 1973 No one could say that success has crept up on Bette Midler —…