The Color Purple

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New York Post
For Dodgers, beating Yankees would be Hollywood endingthe Dodgers made it to the World Series, and Guber, who produced or was executi
New York Post / Posted yesterday
the Dodgers made it to the World Series, and Guber, who produced or was executive producer on such films as “Rain Man,” “The Color Purple,” “Midnight Express,” “Batman” and “Flashdance,” knows a great story. He was taking it all in at the indoor... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
The Color Purple Is Revived At Baltimore's HippodromeBALTIMORE (WJZ)– It’s an award winning book that was adapted into a movie and m
CBS Baltimore / Posted 2 days ago
BALTIMORE (WJZ)– It’s an award winning book that was adapted into a movie and musical. The Color Purple is captivating audiences at the Hippodrome Theater in Baltimore. The Color Purple is packed with emotion and tells the story of two sisters... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
An affecting 'Color Purple' features sterling cast, inspired direction at HippodromeWhen Adrianna Hicks, playing the supremely tested Celie in the revelatory reviv
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
When Adrianna Hicks, playing the supremely tested Celie in the revelatory revival of “The Color Purple” now at the Hippodrome Theatre, lets a smile light her long-clouded face and sings “Yes, I’m beautiful, and I’m here,” the jolt couldn’t be much... Read more
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metro
In focus: Cynthia Erivo believes the UK is 'afraid to see black people on stage'a proud black British woman and she’s not afraid to tell her country to get the
metro / Posted 2 days ago
a proud black British woman and she’s not afraid to tell her country to get their shit together. ‘I was doing the show The Color Purple and the producers wanted to take it to Broadway, but the reviews from the UK were not that kind to be... Read more
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CBS 58 Milwaukee
Sojourner Family Peace Center raising awareness about domestic violence with #PurpleThursdayexperience violence at the hands of a partner in her lifetime. To raise awaren
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
experience violence at the hands of a partner in her lifetime. To raise awareness, the center is encourage people to wear the color purple on Thursday, October 19 on “Purple Thursday” and share a photo on social media using #SojournerMKE and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Oprah Winfrey flaunts 40-pound weight loss in pleated skirt at brunchsoundtrack Winfrey also reunited with Tony winner Cynthia Erivo, whom she prod
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
soundtrack Winfrey also reunited with Tony winner Cynthia Erivo, whom she produced in Broadway's hit stage adaptation of The Color Purple. And the Queen Sugar co-creator invited gospel-singing duo BeBe Winans and Donald Lawrence to perform at... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The movies that paid tiny salariesGood Night And Good Luck. Photo: SUPPLIED Multi-billionaire Oprah wouldn’t hav
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Good Night And Good Luck. Photo: SUPPLIED Multi-billionaire Oprah wouldn’t have been too fazed by her low pay packet for The Color Purple — but many others would have been. The role earned her just $45,000 ... but it did come with an Oscar... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Stars who’ve received shockingly low payGood Night And Good Luck. Photo: SUPPLIED Multi-billionaire Oprah wouldn’t hav
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 8 days ago
Good Night And Good Luck. Photo: SUPPLIED Multi-billionaire Oprah wouldn’t have been too fazed by her low pay packet for The Color Purple — but many others would have been. The role earned her just $45,000 ... but it did come with an Oscar... Read more
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Herald Sun
Stars who’ve received shockingly low payGood Night And Good Luck. Photo: SUPPLIED Multi-billionaire Oprah wouldn’t hav
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Good Night And Good Luck. Photo: SUPPLIED Multi-billionaire Oprah wouldn’t have been too fazed by her low pay packet for The Color Purple — but many others would have been. The role earned her just $45,000 ... but it did come with an Oscar... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Stars who’ve received shockingly low payGood Night And Good Luck. Photo: SUPPLIED Multi-billionaire Oprah wouldn’t hav
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Good Night And Good Luck. Photo: SUPPLIED Multi-billionaire Oprah wouldn’t have been too fazed by her low pay packet for The Color Purple — but many others would have been. The role earned her just $45,000 ... but it did come with an Oscar... Read more
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The Coldwater Daily Reporter
Coldwater physically dominant in 41-8 win over Hastingsthe Fight, Find a Cure for Cancer Fundraiser, and the home team did not disappo
The Coldwater Daily Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
the Fight, Find a Cure for Cancer Fundraiser, and the home team did not disappoint the hundreds in attendance all donning the color purple. In their customized purple jerseys bearing the name of a loved one afflicted by cancer, the Cardinals... Read more
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News.com.au
Stars who’ve received shockingly low paySUPPLIEDSource:News Limited OPRAH WINFREY Multi-billionaire Oprah wouldn’t ha
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
SUPPLIEDSource:News Limited OPRAH WINFREY Multi-billionaire Oprah wouldn’t have been too fazed by her low pay packet for The Color Purple — but many others would have been. The role earned her just $45,000 ... but it did come with an Oscar... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Acclaimed, pared-down version of 'The Color Purple' to launch national tour in BaltimoreGetting another chance, finding an unexpected path and taking it — that’s a maj
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Getting another chance, finding an unexpected path and taking it — that’s a major theme in “The Color Purple,” the musical based on the eventful Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Alice Walker. It describes the history of the show pretty well,... Read more
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Island Packet
Friday the 13th, festivals galore, Lowcountry boils & more: Your Lowcountry weekend guideHarbour Town in Sea Pines Resort Sunday’s event is the Calibogue Cup Regatta.O
Island Packet / Posted 8 days ago
Harbour Town in Sea Pines Resort Sunday’s event is the Calibogue Cup Regatta.Other weekend ideas: Catch a performance of “The Color Purple.” When: 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday night, 2 p.m. on Sunday Where: Arts Center of Coastal Carolina on... Read more
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Island Packet
‘The Color Purple’ lights up the stage at the Arts Center of Coastal Carolinacircumstances did come together on Hilton Head last Friday night at the Arts Ce
Island Packet / Posted 10 days ago
circumstances did come together on Hilton Head last Friday night at the Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, when the cast of “The Color Purple” filled the stage of the Elizabeth Wallace Theater. The award winning musical, based upon the 1982 book by... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Enter to win a pair of tickets to The Color Purple!fill out all of the required information to enter. What can I win? One lucky w
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 13 days ago
fill out all of the required information to enter. What can I win? One lucky winner will receive a pair of tickets to see The Color Purple at The Des Moines Performing Arts on October 31st, 2017. Can I still play if the contest has already... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
San Diegans lace up to fight pancreatic cancerSAN DIEGO (KGTV) -- Hundreds of San Diegans painted Mission Bay Park the color
KGTV San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KGTV) -- Hundreds of San Diegans painted Mission Bay Park the color purple today as they ran in a 5k to raise money for pancreatic cancer research. The event is called Purple Stride San Diego. The money raised goes towards research and... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Spielberg' dives deep into the filmmaker's venerated careerSpielberg’s blind spots are its most revealing. In discussing his Oscar-nominat
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 days ago
Spielberg’s blind spots are its most revealing. In discussing his Oscar-nominated 1985 adaptation of Alice Walker’s “The Color Purple,” the director says he was “too timid” to handle the book’s sexual material, an admission that speaks to one... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
HBO's 'Spielberg' documentary: Fawning, sure, but also persuasiveart must be serious and not move the viewer in an emotional way. A sequence ab
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
art must be serious and not move the viewer in an emotional way. A sequence about his 1985 adaptation of Alice Walker's "The Color Purple" suggests that Spielberg's vision for the movie hasn't held up (critic David Edelstein says "There's... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
‘Spielberg’ paints intimate portrait of famed directordrags at all in its near-2 ½ hours, it’s in Spielberg’s graduation to what he d
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 15 days ago
drags at all in its near-2 ½ hours, it’s in Spielberg’s graduation to what he describes as “mature” films, beginning with “The Color Purple” and followed by the likes of “Schindler’s List,” “Saving Private Ryan,” “Lincoln” and “Munich.” Clearly,... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
'Spielberg' paints intimate portrait of famed directordrags at all in its near-2 ½ hours, it's in Spielberg's graduation to what he d
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 15 days ago
drags at all in its near-2 ½ hours, it's in Spielberg's graduation to what he describes as "mature" films, beginning with "The Color Purple" and followed by the likes of "Schindler's List," "Saving Private Ryan," "Lincoln" and "Munich." Clearly,... Read more
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News 8000
'Spielberg' paints intimate portrait of famed directordrags at all in its near-2 ½ hours, it's in Spielberg's graduation to what he d
News 8000 / Posted 15 days ago
drags at all in its near-2 ½ hours, it's in Spielberg's graduation to what he describes as "mature" films, beginning with "The Color Purple" and followed by the likes of "Schindler's List," "Saving Private Ryan," "Lincoln" and "Munich." Clearly,... Read more
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KECI Missoula
'Spielberg' paints intimate portrait of famed directordrags at all in its near-2 ½ hours, it's in Spielberg's graduation to what he d
KECI Missoula / Posted 15 days ago
drags at all in its near-2 ½ hours, it's in Spielberg's graduation to what he describes as "mature" films, beginning with "The Color Purple" and followed by the likes of "Schindler's List," "Saving Private Ryan," "Lincoln" and "Munich." Clearly,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
'Spielberg' paints intimate portrait of famed directordrags at all in its near-2 ½ hours, it's in Spielberg's graduation to what he d
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 days ago
drags at all in its near-2 ½ hours, it's in Spielberg's graduation to what he describes as "mature" films, beginning with "The Color Purple" and followed by the likes of "Schindler's List," "Saving Private Ryan," "Lincoln" and "Munich." Clearly,... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
'Spielberg' paints intimate portrait of famed directordrags at all in its near-2 ½ hours, it's in Spielberg's graduation to what he d
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 15 days ago
drags at all in its near-2 ½ hours, it's in Spielberg's graduation to what he describes as "mature" films, beginning with "The Color Purple" and followed by the likes of "Schindler's List," "Saving Private Ryan," "Lincoln" and "Munich." Clearly,... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
'Spielberg' paints intimate portrait of famed directordrags at all in its near-2 ½ hours, it's in Spielberg's graduation to what he d
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 15 days ago
drags at all in its near-2 ½ hours, it's in Spielberg's graduation to what he describes as "mature" films, beginning with "The Color Purple" and followed by the likes of "Schindler's List," "Saving Private Ryan," "Lincoln" and "Munich." Clearly,... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
'Spielberg' paints intimate portrait of famed directordrags at all in its near-2 ½ hours, it's in Spielberg's graduation to what he d
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 15 days ago
drags at all in its near-2 ½ hours, it's in Spielberg's graduation to what he describes as "mature" films, beginning with "The Color Purple" and followed by the likes of "Schindler's List," "Saving Private Ryan," "Lincoln" and "Munich." Clearly,... Read more
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Variety
New York Film Review: ‘Spielberg’intimidated affection for him. And though the film makes no lame apologies for
Variety / Posted 16 days ago
intimidated affection for him. And though the film makes no lame apologies for Spielberg’s weaker films (like “The Color Purple”), and throws some good-but-far-from-great ones (“Minority Report,” “The War of the Worlds”) into the mix... Read more
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The Washington Times
Washington D.C. mayor’s race won and done?on public safety, education and health care issues. And, interestingly, that t
The Washington Times / Posted 16 days ago
on public safety, education and health care issues. And, interestingly, that time was long before the pundits discovered the color purple. It would be nice if the D.C. Republican Party fielded a strong candidate to tie the laces of Miss Bowser’s... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Man Up Crusade and PBR partner for an important causeenter the Idaho Center arena this weekend, they will be wearing a color with an
KTVB Boise / Posted 16 days ago
enter the Idaho Center arena this weekend, they will be wearing a color with an important message. That color is purple. The color purple is worn to raise awareness about domestic violence - and that is exactly what the Man Up Crusade has... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Steven Spielberg gets directed by documentary filmmaker Susan Lacy in HBO's 'Spielberg'more serious endeavors (the Oscar-winning “Schindler’s List,” “Saving Private R
Los Angeles Times / Posted 16 days ago
more serious endeavors (the Oscar-winning “Schindler’s List,” “Saving Private Ryan”), films that stoked controversy (“The Color Purple”) and even misfires (“1941”). The filmography traces the evolution of the artist who first fell in love with... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Family Support Services supporting key issues during Domestic Violence Awareness Monthmonth, the Amarillo National Bank building and Santa Fe building have partnered
KXXV Waco / Posted 16 days ago
month, the Amarillo National Bank building and Santa Fe building have partnered with Family Support Services to represent the color purple. All month long the buildings are highlighting their facades in purple during the evening and early morning... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Family Support Services supporting key issues during Domestic Violence Awareness Monthmonth, the Amarillo National Bank building and Santa Fe building have partnered
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 16 days ago
month, the Amarillo National Bank building and Santa Fe building have partnered with Family Support Services to represent the color purple. All month long the buildings are highlighting their facades in purple during the evening and early morning... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Family Support Services supporting key issues during Domestic Violence Awareness Monthmonth, the Amarillo National Bank building and Santa Fe building have partnered
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 16 days ago
month, the Amarillo National Bank building and Santa Fe building have partnered with Family Support Services to represent the color purple. All month long the buildings are highlighting their facades in purple during the evening and early morning... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Family Support Services supporting key issues during Domestic Violence Awareness Monthmonth, the Amarillo National Bank building and Santa Fe building have partnered
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 16 days ago
month, the Amarillo National Bank building and Santa Fe building have partnered with Family Support Services to represent the color purple. All month long the buildings are highlighting their facades in purple during the evening and early morning... Read more
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Philly.com
Jos N. Banks kills it as drag queen Lola in 'Kinky Boots' at Academy of Musicopened Tuesday night to a hungry and enthusiastic full house that turned raucou
Philly.com / Posted 17 days ago
opened Tuesday night to a hungry and enthusiastic full house that turned raucous with the entrance of Jos N. Banks (The Color Purple national tour) as the uber-fabu Lola. That was in the middle of the first number, “Price & Son Theme/The... Read more
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New Now Next
The Meaning Of Miss Gay America In The Age Of "RuPaul's Drag Race"shoes, all too reminiscent of an ’80s prom. Year after year, contestants would
New Now Next / Posted 17 days ago
shoes, all too reminiscent of an ’80s prom. Year after year, contestants would play to the owners’ predilections (including the color purple), and attempt to replicate what the previous year’s winner had done. With those stale tasted, the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ellen DeGeneres causes chaos as she brings Oprah on trip to food storeof dollars worth of luggage, before strolling down the produce aisle. DeGenere
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
of dollars worth of luggage, before strolling down the produce aisle. DeGeneres handed Oprah two cantaloupe melons as the Color Purple star laughed and posed for an iPhone photo with the fruit suggestively placed over her chest. Hilarious!... Read more
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Variety
Leslie Odom Jr. on Hearing Cynthia Erivo Sing for the First Timebreath away. She brought the lion and the wildfire to center stage each night
Variety / Posted 18 days ago
breath away. She brought the lion and the wildfire to center stage each night during her triumphant run in the revival of “The Color Purple” on Broadway. The role won her a Tony and a Grammy as the business seemed to try its best to invent new ways... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
After eyeball tattoo, model is partially blind, in 'excruciating' painher eyeball - a procedure called sclera staining, in which ink is injected into
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
her eyeball - a procedure called sclera staining, in which ink is injected into the white part of the eye - she chose the color purple. Sclera staining can result in a startling tint of the eye, a visual effect that has gained popularity... Read more
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Variety
Our Staff Picks: TV Shows to Watch the Week of Oct. 2, 201750-year career as a filmmaker of such landmark pics as “Jaws,” “E.T. The Extra-
Variety / Posted 19 days ago
50-year career as a filmmaker of such landmark pics as “Jaws,” “E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial,” “Raiders of the Lost Ark,” “The Color Purple,” “Schindler’s List,” “Jurassic Park” and “Saving Private Ryan.” The doc will include interviews with many... Read more
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Reality TV World
Chris Weaver talks 'The Voice' audition: Choosing Jennifer Hudson as my coach was definitely difficultto auditioning in front of The Voice's four coaches, Chris actually met Jennife
Reality TV World / Posted 19 days ago
to auditioning in front of The Voice's four coaches, Chris actually met Jennifer before. He sang for her at a party for The Color Purple, the musical, and she threw her shoe at him! (To Jennifer, throwing a shoe is a huge compliment to one's... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
A model decided to tattoo her eyeball. She's now partially blind and in 'excruciating' pain.her eyeball - a procedure called sclera staining, in which ink is injected into
Stamford Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
her eyeball - a procedure called sclera staining, in which ink is injected into the white part of the eye - she chose the color purple. Sclera staining can result in a startling tint of the eye, a visual effect that has gained popularity... Read more
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Connecticut Post
A model decided to tattoo her eyeball. She's now partially blind and in 'excruciating' pain.her eyeball - a procedure called sclera staining, in which ink is injected into
Connecticut Post / Posted 20 days ago
her eyeball - a procedure called sclera staining, in which ink is injected into the white part of the eye - she chose the color purple. Sclera staining can result in a startling tint of the eye, a visual effect that has gained popularity... Read more
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The Coldwater Daily Reporter
Coldwater to hold first annual Fight the Fight, Find a Cure for Cancer Fundraiserp.m. during the JV Football game. On Oct. 11, CHS will host a set of volleybal
The Coldwater Daily Reporter / Posted 21 days ago
p.m. during the JV Football game. On Oct. 11, CHS will host a set of volleyball games, with all volleyball players wearing the color purple with names on the back honoring loved ones who have been affected by cancer. The freshman and JV games... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Pratt Library deletes, apologizes for tweet posing black kids in mock mugshots for banned books promotionthe “Banned Books Week,” McCorkell emphasized, particularly in support of books
Baltimore Sun / Posted 25 days ago
the “Banned Books Week,” McCorkell emphasized, particularly in support of books such as “To Kill A Mockingbird” and “The Color Purple,” which have been challenged because they promote social equality. Whatever the reason, Daly said, the post... Read more
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New Now Next
Watch This Gospel Singer-Turned-Drag Queen Blow "The Voice" Judges AwayThe Voice for a change of pace, but he had a special connection to Hudson: He o
New Now Next / Posted 25 days ago
The Voice for a change of pace, but he had a special connection to Hudson: He once sang for her at a party for Broadway’s The Color Purple. During his Voice audition, she threw a shoe at him—the ultimate compliment in the black church. “Yes, you... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Former Iowan’s Blind Audition Wows ‘The Voice’ JudgesHe’s also had the chance to wow Voice judge Jennifer Hudson before – he sang fo
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 25 days ago
He’s also had the chance to wow Voice judge Jennifer Hudson before – he sang for her during a party for her hit musical “The Color Purple” a few years ago. Weaver auditioned with “Try A Little Tenderness” and all four judges turned their chairs.... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Songwriter delivers new anthem for her hometown of Detroitdecades, including hits for Earth, Wind & Fire (�September,� �Boogie Wonderland
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
decades, including hits for Earth, Wind & Fire (�September,� �Boogie Wonderland�), the Grammy Award-winning stage musical �The Color Purple� and the Emmy Award-nominated theme song from TV�s �Friends,� �I�ll Be There For You.� But her passion... Read more
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Billboard
'The Voice' Recap: Season 13 Starts and Ends with a Four-Chair Turnseason, and the coaches were immediately at each other’s throats. Weaver had pe
Billboard / Posted 26 days ago
season, and the coaches were immediately at each other’s throats. Weaver had performed for Hudson previously at a party for The Color Purple. All four coaches were passionate about Weaver’s voice, but after a hard-fought battle, Hudson prevailed,... Read more
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