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Funky Divas Fly w/ QATAR: Let the Games Begin – Will the Deaths Ever End

Funky Divas Fly w/ QATAR: Let the Games Begin – Will the Deaths Ever End

Qatar Airways has kicked off beefing up their locations for commercial flights across the country.  Qatar is the world’s third largest cargo operator with more than 150 destinations.  The airline currently operates six cargo destinations to the United States, including Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, and Los Angeles.

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Cousin Stevie’s Memories – Wonder’s “Songs in the Key of Life” in Boston

Cousin Stevie’s Memories – Wonder’s “Songs in the Key of Life” in Boston

Stevie Wonder is taking “Songs in the Key of Life” on the road!  He initially announced the tour about a year ago, but dates for the road trip, hit the Internet just last month.  I got the news via http://insideplaya.wordpress.com about a week or so ago!  I didn’t recall having heard about it before –  then I spoke to a fellow Wonder lovers, and they too said they hadn’t heard yet either.  I am generally the one to hear about major music events among my immediate family and friends — then our cousin Stevie told us that he wanted to write something for The Museum of UnCut Funk.  His inspiration, to talk about his memories connected to the album, made me begin to think of mine…

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MICHAEL JACKSON: STILL FUNKY – RARE INTERVIEWS

MICHAEL JACKSON: STILL FUNKY – RARE INTERVIEWS

Michael Jackson would be 55 today (8/29) if he were still among us.  Michael’s mom Katherine Jackson and his two eldest children Prince (16) and Paris (15), are currently in the midst of a lawsuit against concert promoters AEG Live, charging them with “Wrongful Death.”  AEG’s position is, Jackson was already using drugs that took his life when they began their contractual agreement.  On August 14, Jackson’s ex-wife Debbie Rowe took the stand in the pending case.  Rowe was called as a defense witness for AEG, and testified as her former mother-in-law Katherine sat in the front row.

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