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BetteBack August 10, 1975: Bette Midler Discovers The Manhattan Transfer

Cedar Rapids Gazette August 10, 1975 Their story reads like a scenario out of a 1940s…

Bette Midler’s Final Hello Dolly! Performance To Benefit The Actor’s Fund Home In New Jersey

New York Post Bette Midler’s Final Hello Dolly! Performance To Benefit The Actor’s Fund Home In…

BetteBack March 27, 1975: What Did Bette Mean By Her Cher Joke At The Grammy’s?

Charleston Gazette March 27, 1975 Q. ”On the recent Grammy Awards, what did Bette Midler mean…

Bette Midler in ‘Hello, Dolly!’: Who should play the Tony-winning part next?

Golden Derby Bette Midler in ‘Hello, Dolly!’: Who should play the Tony-winning part next? By Jeffrey…

‘Freak Show’ tackles cliché with ‘trans-visionary’ grace (featuring Bette Midler)

Daily Californian THURSDAY, JUNE 29, 2017 ‘Freak Show’ tackles cliché with ‘trans-visionary’ grace BY SOPHIE-MARIE PRIME…

“Find your light…they can’t love you, if they can’t see you.” (The Showgirl must go on 2008)

“Find your light…they can’t love you, if they can’t see you.” (The Showgirl must go on…

Bette Midler On Her First Tour:

Bette Midler On Her First Tour: “My first tour was soooo tiring but it was fascinating.…

What Bette Midler, The Rock Goddess, Wants To Be:

What Bette Midler, The Rock Goddess, Wants To Be: “What I want is to be a…

What are the essentials in your refrigerator:

What are the essentials in your refrigerator: “Greek olives. And we have to have good pickles.…

What connects you to Sophie?

What connects you to Sophie? “Sophie is very bright and independent. She does shows for us.…

Selling Artist Names As Keywords: Facebook’s Misappropriation Problem

Hypebot Selling Artist Names As Keywords: Facebook’s Misappropriation Problem by Chris Castle January 12, 2017 Facebook…

The Top 10: Narcissistic, Self-congratulatory, Humblebraggy, Sick-making Ballads

Independent The Top 10: Narcissistic, Self-congratulatory, Humblebraggy, Sick-making Ballads By John Rentoul December 10, 2016 For…

BetteBack April 29, 1997: Bette To Appear On “The Nanny”

Indiana Gazette April 29, 1997 VIVA BETTE: Fran’s idol, Bette Midler, appears on “The Nanny,” Wednesday…

BetteBack January 16, 1974: Bette Midler – 2nd Album Review

Corona Daily Independent January 16, 1974 Bette Midler – Bette Midler There’s not much one can…

BetteBack January 2, 1974: “Bette Midler” Review – It’s A Gas!

Lincoln Evening Journal January 2, 1974 The album Bette Midler (Atlantic SD-7270) is out of another…

BetteBack May 9, 1996: Keep The Green Clean

Doylestown Intelligencer May 9, 1996 Bette Midler: Grammy winner, Oscar nominee and now, Compost Queen. “My…

Bette Midler On Martin’s reaction to the Bette-Geraldo sex scandal:

Bette Midler On Martin’s reaction to the Bette-Geraldo sex scandal: “No, he wasn’t pissed at all.…

Bette Midler: “Aren’t my girls wonderful? They used to be fact-checkers at FOX News. Then I snatched them up, and nobody knew they were gone!” (Divine Intervention, 2015)

Bette Midler: “Aren’t my girls wonderful? They used to be fact-checkers at FOX News. Then I…

BetteBack February 27, 1973: Steambath’s Divine Miss M Really Sleazes With Ease

The Toronto Star Steambath’s Divine Miss M Really Sleazes With Ease February 27, 1973 By William…

Bette Midler On Her Audience’s Diverse Taste In Music: “My audience has been great about that. They like music. They don’t look down their nose at people because they don’t make a certain kind of music. They have respect for musicians and they have respect for arrangers.”

Bette Midler On Her Audience’s Diverse Taste In Music: “My audience has been great about that.…

BetteBack October 21, 1995: Bette Midler’s NYRP Teams Up With Partnership for Parks

Clearfield Progress October 21, 1995 Actress Bette Midler and her New York Restoration Project joins Partnership…

BetteBack January 21, 1996: Casting News For ‘The First Wive’s Club’

The Boston Globe (Boston, MA) January 21, 1996 | Matthew Gilbert, Globe Staff Heather Locklear and…

Bette Midler On Radio Demographics:

Bette Midler On Radio Demographics: “I think for the most part radio stinks. All this demographic…

Bette Midler On Isn’t She Great:

Bette Midler On Isn’t She Great: “It’s very strange, but it’s pretty funny. I play Jaqueline…

Bette Midler to Be Honored for Environmental Work at Annual Hulaween Party With The “Green Goddess” Award

Rolling Stone Bette Midler to Be Honored for Environmental Work at Annual Hulaween Party Performer’s non-profit,…

BetteBack November 2, 1990: ‘Some People’s Lives’ Shows Midler A Woman Of Many Talents

Lethbridge Herald November 2, 1990 Bette Midler is one of those amazing talents that can really…

“I may look pretty good to you right now but I’m held together with spit and glue.” (It may be time to edge away from the stage)

Daily Mail ‘I may look good to you – but I’m held together with spit and…

BetteBack January 13, 1989: Midler Steals The Show In Beaches

Washington Post January 13, 1989 No bikinis. No blankets. No bingo. “Beaches” is a bosom-buddy movie…

Beaches: Time Out Review

  CC and Hillary first meet under the boardwalk in Atlantic City. CC is a vulgar,…

‘You Don’t Own Me’ singer/writer Lesley Gore Dead At 68

Business Insider ‘It’s My Party‘ singer Lesley Gore dead at 68 February 16, 2015 New York…