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BetteBack Sep 4, 1975: Paul Simon Disses Miss M Over Recording

Newark Advocate Sep 4, 1975 Paul Simon‘s new single, “Gone At Last” features Phoebe Snow singing…

10 legendary gay icons and how they earned their titles

Fansided 10 legendary gay icons and how they earned their titles by Marco Saveriano June 24,…

BetteBack May 14, 1975: ‘Clams’ Does Nothing But Entertain

Lawton Constitiution May 14, 1975 “Clams on the Half Shell,” Minskoff Theatre — The Divine Miss…

NYRP Hulaween: Just like Bette Midler, YOU TOO can be simply DIVINE!

Bette Midler sporting costumes from ‘Fellini Hulaweenie,’ ‘Hell’s Night on Hulaween Island,’ and ‘Hulaween in the…

OPINION: Do straight people deserve to be classified as gay icons? Billboard declares Ariana Grande as the gay icon of her generation, but people are fuming

Gay Star News OPINION: Do straight people deserve to be classified as gay icons? by James…

BetteBack January 24, 1975: Bette Midler’s Like A Hot Fudge Sundae

Garden City Telegram January 24, 1975 Calling Bette Midler a singer is like calling a hot…

BetteBack December 6, 1974: Is the Divine Miss M (Bette Midler) going to have her ABC Special soon?

Burlington Daily Times News December 6, 1974 Is the Divine Miss M (Bette Midler) going to…

BetteBack September 14, 1974: Bette Midler, Among Others To Receive The MLLE Award

Appleton Post Crescent September 14, 1974 Mademoiselle magazine will stage its 30th annual awards presentation at…

BetteBack July 27, 1974: What’s With The Divine Mr. J Film?

Tucson Daily Citizen July 27, 1974 Q: What’s this about Bette Midler making her film debut…

BetteBack April 1974: Bette Midler by Bette Midler

Bette Midler: Bette Midler (Atlantic) April 1974 ALL THIS diverse material – old Broadway show tunes,…

BetteBack December 14, 1973: Bette Midler Comes Down To Earth On Second Album

Wheeling Herald December 14, 1973 “Bette Midler” (Atlantic records). The Divine Miss M has come down…

BetteBack December 6, 1973: Bette Midler To Receive Entertainer Of The Year Award

Kenosha News December 6, 1973 Sammy Davis, Jr. was named “ Entertainer of the y e…

BetteBack November 30, 1998: Miss M’s Horoscope For 1998

Naugatuck Daily News November 30, 1998 Multitalented performer Bette Midler has her sun and Mercury in…

BetteBack October 8, 1973: It had been a bad few days for Bette Midler

Albuquerque Journal October 8, 1973 By the time Bette Midler began the second half of her…

BetteBack June 24, 1998: Liz Smith Compares Sandra Bernhard To Bette Midler

Indiana Gazette August 8, 1998 NEW YORK, NY – JUNE 01: Sandra Bernhard and Bette Midler…

BetteBack July 25, 1973: Bette Midler Prepares For New Tour

San Mateo Times July 25, 1973 Bette Midler, who is preparing another national tour beginning .Aug.30…

BetteBack September 1998: Bathhouse Betty Review (Gay Today)

Gay Today CD Review By Jack Nichols September 1998 It was early autumn, 1970. Manhattan‘s Continental…

BetteBack July 14, 1973: Bette Midler To Release Second Album Soon

Kenosha News July 14, 1973 Bette Midler at Home ca. 1970s Bette Midler, the new singing…

BetteBack July 4, 1973: Bette Who?

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

BetteBack June 30, 1973: Bette Midler To Appear At Lee Strasberg Theater

San Mateo Times June 30, 1973 Bette‘ Midler has been added to the list of weekly…

BetteBack April 11, 1973: Bette Midler Flounces And Minces

Redlands Daily Facts April 11, 1973 BERKELEY, Calif. — (NEA) — She flounces and minces, coos…

BetteBack April 5, 1973: Bette Midler Feeds You Some Emotion

Arcadia Tribune April 5, 1973 This week it s equal time for female singers, but only…

BetteBack March 23, 1973: The Divine Miss M Hits The Top 5 On The Charts

Van Nuys News March 23, 1973 It looks as if Roberta Flack has become a permanent…

BetteBack March 3, 1973: Bette Midler Hits Troy

Bennington Banner March 3, 1973 The ice underfoot, thinly covered with sheets of wood, fends a…

BetteBack January 12, 1973: Divine Miss M Album Review

Van Nuys Valley News January 12, 1973 Every once in a great while there comes along…