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Annie Lennox says she is ‘honoured and amazed’ at being awarded an honorary doctorate from the Royal Academy of Music

Annie Lennox OBE – singer, songwriter, humanitarian and activist – received an Honorary Doctorate of the University of London at the Academy’s Graduation Ceremony today. Annie Lennox studied flute, piano and harpsichord at the Academy from 1971, during which time she also sang in various bands. Shortly after the end of her studies here, she met Dave Stewart and, with other musicians, formed the band The Tourists, a group that was to enjoy great success. In 1979 the duo Eurythmics was formed. They released their first album In the Garden in 1981 and became a worldwide sensation in 1983 with their second...

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Ringo Starr announces a new album ‘Give More Love’ featuring Dave Stewart

Ringo Starr celebrated his birthday yesterday at Capitol Records and also revealed details of his 19th solo album, Give More Love, which will be released September 15, 2017. Recorded at his home studio in Los Angeles, Give More Love has 10 new tracks featuring collaborations with friends including: Dave Stewart, Glen Ballard, Paul McCartney, Joe Walsh, Edgar Winter, Steve Lukather, Peter Frampton, Benmont Tench, Timothy B Schmidt, Richard Page, Amy Keys, Nathan East, Gary Burr, Gary Nicholson, Timothy B Schmidt and All Starrs Richard Page and Gregg Bissonette. The 2 tracks featuring Dave Stewart are : King of the...

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VIP Meet & Greet and Sound Check tickets are available for Dave Stewart’s birthday concert in London

2 packages are available at the upcoming Dave Stewart concert at the O2 Shepherds Bush on September 8th. Super VIP Exclusive Sound check access (last song only) Pre- show meet and greet, with photo Personally signed book Front row seats.   VIP Pre- show meet and greet, with photo Specially reserved seats. Ticketmaster Ticket Sale Honda Civic features an orchestrated version of Sweet Dreams in their latest Australian advert Jul 15, 2017 Honda Civic features an orchestrated version of Sweet Dreams in their latest Australian advert read more Annie Lennox says she is ‘honoured and amazed’ at being awarded...

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Pre-Sale Tickets for ALL Dave Stewart fans are now open for his London show on 8th September

Join Dave Stewart and Friends in London on Friday the 8th September to celebrate Dave’s 65th birthday. “The legendary Dave Stewart (Eurythmics) is hosting his 65th birthday extravaganza at the O2 Shepherds Bush Empire on September 8th, 2017. Joining him on stage will be many of his amazing musician friends, for whom he has written and produced across an illustrious career spanning four decades.” This is a one night only event and should not be missed!  Watch the showreel below and click the links to buy your tickets. Ticketmaster Pre-Sale from 10.00am O2 Priority Pre-Sale from 10.00am Honda Civic...

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Annie Lennox has just performed Fragile for Sting at The Polar Music Prize ceremony in Stockholm

Annie Lennox has just performed for Sting at the Polar Music Prize awards ceremony where he is being honoured as one of the 2017 Laureates.

Annie spoke about hiding in the corridors to make her performance a surprise for him. You can see Sting is visibally moved by Annie’s appearance.

She performed Fragile taken from Sting’s Grammy winning album Nothing Like The Sun and can be seen in the video below.

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A Whiter Shade Of Pale by Procul Harem is 50 years old

Procul Harem’s A Whiter Shade of Pale hit the number one spot 50 years ago this week. Annie Lennox is one of hundreds of artists who covered the track, and making it the most covered rock song of all time. We skipped the light fandango Turned cartwheels ‘cross the floor I was feeling kind of seasick The crowd called out for more And theroom was hummin’ harder As the ceiling flew away And when we called outfor another drink But the waiter brought a tray And so it was later As the miller told his tale That her face...

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Sample Record Entry

Sample Record Entry Record Information Database ID 4988 Artist Eurythmics Title There Must Be An Angel (Playing With My Heart) Format 12″ Single Catalogue Number TDS282 Record Label RCA Release Date 1985/06 Country New Zealand Promotional Item No Notes Standard Release Tracks TrackTitle Gallery...

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Win a guitar signed by Dave Stewart. Stand with Planned Parenthood and enter to Win.

Stand with Planned Parenthood. Enter to Win. You could win what must be one of the most impressively autographed guitars in the history of music — and support Planned Parenthood Federation of America’s mission to protect and promote sexual and reproductive health. Planned Parenthood delivers vital reproductive health care, sex education, and information to millions of women, men and young people worldwide. In addition to entering our drawing for a chance to win this guitar, you can also visit IStandWithPP.org to find ways to get involved locally, contact your elected officials and urge them to stand with Planned Parenthood....

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Nashville-bound musician Dave Stewart bids adieu to storied Toluca Lake home – LA Times

Dave Stewart of the Eurythmics fame has parted ways with his pedigreed home in Toluca Lake, selling the Spanish-style compound for $5.615 million. The singer-songwriter and producer listed the home, built by Toluca Lake pioneer and designer William Klump, for sale in February for $5.65 million and had an offer in hand in about a month. He decided to sell the property because he is relocating his company to Nashville, according to listing agent Tina Stern of Wish Sotheby’s International Real Estate. Eurythmics member Dave Stewart has sold his home in Toluca Lake for $5.615 million. Source: Nashville-bound musician Dave Stewart bids adieu to storied Toluca Lake home – LA...

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