An American singer, Taylor Hicks earned fame as a contestant on the fifth season of "American Idol", winning over audiences with his unique look and soulful style. He emerged as the unlikely winner of the competition.
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By United Press International UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014Rumor of fatality at Virginia Motor Speedway untrue track spokesman says
Rumors that a crew member was killed on-track at Virginia Motor Speedway prior to the Fastrak World Championship on Saturday are untrue, track media relations director Dave Seay said on Tuesday. Seay said that he has fielded numerous inquiries about a fatality at the track since the race and wanted to get the word out that the rumor is false.Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 5-11
Oct. 5: Actress Glynis Johns ("Mary Poppins") is 91. Comedian Bill Dana is 90. Singer Arlene Smith of The Chantels is 73. Singer-guitarist Steve Miller is 71. Singer Brian Johnson of AC/DC is 67. Actress Karen Allen is 63. Director Clive Barker is 62. Guitarist David Bryson of Counting Crows is 60. Singer Bob Geldof is 60. Actor Daniel Baldwin ("Homicide: Life on the Streets") is 54. Guitarist ...Number One Singles of the Past Decade, Ranked
The Billboard Hot 100 has tracked the most popular songs in the U.S. since 1958, compiled from weekly from sales, radio airplay, and (starting in 2005) streaming data. The Hot 100 is popular music's analog to the box office or Nielsen ratings; ostensibly, these are the songs Americans spent the most money and time listening to. In the past decade (that's January 1, 2004 to Sept. 30, 2014 ...HS Soccer: STM vs. Uni High
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Imagem Music has just signed a global administration deal with PRMD Publishing, the company formed by EDM impressario Ash Pournouri. As part of the...People: ?Modern Family? actress Hyland granted restraining order - Tue, 07 Oct 2014 PST
?Modern Family? actress Sarah Hyland?s ex-boyfriend has been ordered to stay away from the actress and not contact her for three years. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Andrea Thompson granted Hyland the protection from actor Matt Prokop on Thursday.Premiere Of 'Love and Money' To Highlight Westport Season
A.R. Gurney is one of the most produced playwrights at the Westport Country Playhouse with 14 mainstage works. Now it can add another title to its list ? a world premiere.Today in History
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?If your contribution has been vital, there will always be somebody to pick up where you left off, and that will be your claim to immortality.? ? Walter Gropius, German-American architect (1883-1969)
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Taylor cites Ray Charles as his "American Idol."
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