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Google 11/20/2018 12:16:27 PM

Almanac - Thursday 11/15/18 - KALW


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Almanac - Thursday 11/15/18
KALW
1937 – Little Willie John, American singer-songwriter (d. 1968). 1939 – Yaphet Kotto, American actor and screenwriter. 1940 – Sam Waterston, American actor. 1941 – Rick Kemp, English singer-songwriter, bass player, and producer. 1941 – Daniel Pinkwater ...

Google 11/15/2018 2:02:06 PM

The story behind Cincinnati's King Records told on stage - WCPO


WCPO

The story behind Cincinnati's King Records told on stage
WCPO
One of the King Records artists featured in the show is Little Willie John, who was the first person to record the hit song, "Fever." It turned out to be a No. 1 hit for the label. James Brown was another star, but will audiences get to see the ...

Google 11/13/2018 11:44:55 AM

Discover: St. Humain's single “Fever Vibe” - CelebMix (blog)


Discover: St. Humain's single “Fever Vibe”
CelebMix (blog)
“There's that old (Little Willie John) song called 'Fever'; Obviously this is a different (sonic) ball game, but it's the same idea that there's something giving you these feelings and I wanted to reflect that vibe and emotion and make it as energetic ...

Google 11/10/2018 2:29:59 PM

Review: 'Cincinnati King' at Playhouse in the Park is as 'Cincinnati' as you can get - Cincinnati.com


Cincinnati CityBeat

Review: 'Cincinnati King' at Playhouse in the Park is as 'Cincinnati' as you can get
Cincinnati.com
But the real star of this show is Richard Crandle as Little Willie John, a gifted singer whose fiery demeanor made him dazzling onstage, but ultimately proved his undoing. Both vocally and physically, Crandle is a mesmerizing presence. He doesn't so ...
REVIEW: Playhouse's 'Cincinnati King' is An Entertaining, Informative Lesson in Local Music HistoryCincinnati CityBeat (blog)

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Google 11/9/2018 7:54:29 PM

Stevie Wonder throws a joyous Song Party in Windsor - The Oakland Press


Stevie Wonder throws a joyous Song Party in Windsor
The Oakland Press
... for the City" were as bulletproof as ever, often extended with vamps by Wonder and his musical crew -- which included Detroit natives Nathan Watts on bass, Dwight Adams on trumpet and Keith John (son of the late Little Willie John) on backing vocals.

Google 11/7/2018 12:51:08 PM

Why the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame's 1996 Inductions were bittersweet - cleveland.com


Why the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame's 1996 Inductions were bittersweet
cleveland.com
The class amazingly featured big names like Pink Floyd, David Bowie, The Shirelles, Little Willie John and The Velvet Underground. Yet, all of those artists should have been inducted much sooner. Our Remix series took care of that, leaving 1996 wide open.

Google 11/7/2018 12:48:57 PM

'Cincinnati King' at Playhouse in the Park remembers King Records - Cincinnati.com


Cincinnati.com

'Cincinnati King' at Playhouse in the Park remembers King Records
Cincinnati.com
Sanchez rattles off a who's who list of musicians; James Brown, Joe Tex, Otis Williams, the Stanley Brothers, Little Willie John, Grandpa Jones, Bonnie Lou, Trini Lopez. The list goes on. But as impressive as the number of notable recording artists on ...

Google 11/2/2018 1:30:19 PM

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