Steps back in time: why the pop group's
The Guardian (blog)Steps back in time: why the pop group's return is cause for celebrationThe Guardian (blog)Further hits such as Stomp and Summer of Love homaged the likes of Chic and Irene Cara, while their well-judged cover of the Bee Gees' Tragedy came with a video that involved a triple wedding and referenced The Graduate, cementing the band's ...
Posted on 7 March 2017 | 6:47 am
Celebrity birthdays for the week of March
Celebrity birthdays for the week of March 12-18WTOPSinger Irene Cara is 58. TV personality Mike Rowe (“Dirty Jobs”) is 55. Singer-actress Vanessa Williams (“Desperate Housewives,” ”Ugly Betty”) is 54. Keyboardist Scott Saunders of Sons of the Desert is 53. Guitarist Jerry Cantrell of Alice in Chains is 51.and more »
Posted on 7 March 2017 | 5:05 am
On my radar: Caitlin Moran's cultural
On my radar: Caitlin Moran's cultural highlightsThe GuardianYou want the outside hard – like a crisp – and the inside rendered almost mad, with more butter than most people would think reasonable. Note, to them: there is never an unreasonable amount of butter. In the words of Irene Cara's Fame, “Too much is ...
Posted on 5 March 2017 | 2:00 am
The Great Kiwi Childhood: Teuila Blakely |
Stuff.co.nzThe Great Kiwi Childhood: Teuila Blakely | Stuff.co.nzStuff.co.nzWe were the only Samoan kids in Tauranga growing up. We were exposed to a lot of racism.and more »
Posted on 4 March 2017 | 8:00 am
Deerfield Valley News - Two area candidates
Deerfield Valley NewsDeerfield Valley News - Two area candidates go head to head over ...Deerfield Valley NewsCara Cheyette has put in a bid for a seat on the Halifax Selectboard. She is running against the current chair, Lewis Sumner. Cheyette decided to run after ...and more »
Posted on 27 February 2017 | 7:26 am
A ‘Fame’ Screening in Central Park Draws
Directed by Alan Parker, who also made “Midnight Express” (1978) and “Mississippi Burning” (1988), “Fame” starred Anne Meara as a tenderhearted disciplinarian, Irene Cara (who also was a writer of the 1983 Oscar-winning title song “Flashdance
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 9:00 pm
WATCH: Esang, Ella, Zephanie wow with '80s
Elha Mae Nympha and Zephanie Dimaranan had the coaches on their feet as they took on dance hits from the ‘80s on the second day of the live shows on Sunday. The three girls sang “Flashdance What A Feeling” and “Fame” by Irene Cara.
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 5:32 am
Grammy-winner Daniel Sembello drowns in
He also wrote songs for Chaka Khan, Jeffrey Osborne, and Irene Cara, and produced records for other stars. His brother Michael won a Grammy for his contribution to the soundtrack of the 1983 movie Flashdance. Michael Sembello cowrote and performed the song ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 5:07 pm
From 'Footloose' to 'Dirty Dancing'; Best
The board enjoys it and Alex is seen joyously leaving from the audition. The song, “Flashdance… What a Feeling” by Irene Cara even won the 1983 Grammy for Best Pop Vocal performance and it stayed #1 on the US charts for six weeks! As a newcomer from ...
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 8:45 pm
Meet New Redskins Tight End D.J. Williams:
These often turn into 10-second skits as he tries to keep his eyes on the road. I particularly enjoyed his turn jamming to Irene Cara’s “Flashdance.” As if to live up to his name, Williams has also dabbled in becoming a DJ. While he was with the ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 4:26 am