Irene Cara – Flashdance “What A Feeling”

Irene Cara Escalera (born March 18, 1959) known professionally as Irene Cara, is an American singer, songwriter, dancer and actress. Cara sang and co-wrote the song “Flashdance… What a Feeling” (from the movie Flashdance), for which she won an Academy Award for Best Original Song[9] and a Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance […]

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DONNA SUMMER “MACARTHUR PARK”

LaDonna Adrian Gaines (December 31, 1948 – May 17, 2012), known by her stage name Donna Summer, was an American singer, songwriter, painter, and actress. She gained prominence during the disco era of the late-1970s. A five-time Grammy Award winner, she was the first artist to have three consecutive double albums reach No. 1 on […]

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ONE HUGE, WILD, EXOTIC COCKTAIL…

The acclaimed Chicago chef Grant Achatz has finally come to New York, setting up outposts of his two cocktail lounges, the Aviary and the Office. The Aviary NYC is the more experimental and eclectic, with elaborate cocktails and delicate snacks such as tempura shrimp with yuzu-scented pear.Credit…Cole Wilson for The New York Times Grant Achatz, […]

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ANITA BAKER “Sweet Love”

ADVERTISEMENT Anita Denise Baker (born January 26, 1958) is an American singer-songwriter. Starting her career in the late-1970s with the funk band Chapter 8, Baker eventually released her first solo album, The Songstress, in 1983. In 1986, she rose to stardom following the release of her platinum-selling second album, Rapture, which included the Grammy-winning single […]

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