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“You Raise Me Up” is a modern-day classic. The song was originally written by the Irish-Norwegian duo called Secret Garden. But the song really became more popular after being covered by the talented singer Josh Groban. It was further popularized by the boy band Westlife, who topped the charts with their rendition of the classic song. The song is...
Music has a way of making us feel better. Songs from the olden days are unparalleled I think. They have a different feel and emotion and they evoke nostalgia. We can’t seem to find that sort of tune in today’s music what with all Nicki Minajs and Lil Wyanes. If you love all things classic, then you have hit...
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The Rolling Thunder Ride For Freedom is conducted every year on memorial day weekend to raise awareness about the plight of military veterans, prisoners of war, and those soldiers and people still missing in action. Marine Corps Veteran Staff Sergeant Tim Chambers has been a part of this event for years now. He is known to the world as The...
Patrick Swayze has had a huge influence in the entertainment business. He was not only an incredible actor, but Swayze was also known to be a remarkable singer, songwriter, and dancer as well. He passed away untimely in 2009 at the age of 57; and though he left the world way too soon, his works will always make us...
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Hallelujah by Leonard Cohen is one of my favorite songs. I have listened to it more than a thousand times and I just can’t get enough of it. Cohen is a real genius for creating this masterpiece. Did you know that Cohen spent years struggling with this song, and he wrote probably as many as 80 verses before paring...
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When the war was at its peak, many soldiers were going through hell and high waters for their survival. A little outside the Rawah Anbar province in Iraq, many soldiers were facing terrifying attacks on a daily basis. But even at desperate times like these, miracles do happen. This story below is going to warm your heart like no...
Nancy Sinatra’s “These Boots Are Made For Walkin'” is one of the biggest hits of the 1960s. It was Nancy’s biggest hit too. I have always been a big fan of her dad Frank Sinatra. So when he joined her onstage in 1966 for this amazing medley of songs, I nearly lost it! Wait till you see this amazing...
Dance has been evolving with time. Styles that used be enjoyed by our parents and grandparents are unknown to us today. The video below features one of these classical dance forms. “The Strol” was one of the biggest dance crazes back in the late 1950s. It was originated from American Bandstand, and it is one of the simplest yet...
Bobby Darin was born Walden Robert Cassotto in New York in 1936. This talented man was an influential artist in the 50s. His life was full of tragic secrets at the same time he was rising to fame. Darin spent most of his life believing his mother, who gave birth to him at 18 out of wedlock, was actually...
Jerry Lewis is an American actor who is perhaps best known for his comedies and slapstick humor. He, along with Dean Martin, made the hilarious comedy duo, Martin and Lewis. He is respected and has been honored by his contributions in comedy, and he has also used his fame towards activism for muscle dystrophy awareness. The following video shows...
The Carol Burnett Show was one of the most entertaining shows on television. The skits from that show have always been some of my favorites. The video below features one of them. Tim Conway and Carol are acting as a husband and wife duo. One night they get disturbed by a "wrong number" call. You are going to be...
Dolly Parton is one of the greatest female artists in the entire music industry. This amazing woman has won the hearts of many people with her songs. Dolly is well-known all the over the world for her hits, but her audience also enjoy her gospel songs. The video below features her singing her rendition of the hymn "He's Alive". This...
Elvis Presley was definitely one of the best artists in the history of music. I am sure a lot of you agree with me. He was one of a kind wasn’t he? Though there are many Elvis impersonators in the world, there will never be another like him ever! The following video features a mesmerizing performance by Elvis and...
Fred Astaire is hailed as one of the best dancers and performers in the history of the entertainment industry. This vintage video features one of his most amazing performances. This famous footage from the movie “Broadway Melody of 1940” shows one of the greatest dance sequences of all time. Half of the credit goes to Fred, but the other...
Michael Binder is a true movie aficionado. I am sure this movie buff has watched almost every movie out there. He writes about them and talks about them with his numerous followers, and in fact, he has managed to make a career out of it! A while back we saw a viral video featuring a medley of dance scenes...
When you think about a British boy band from back in the 60s, nothing but The Beatles comes to mind. But there were in fact a lot of other amazing boy bands in that era too. One of them is featured in the video below. Herman’s Hermits was formed in 1962 in Manchester and this incredible band was famous...