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Priest Moonlights as DJ to Lift Spirits During Coronavirus Pandemic

A Catholic priest in Portugal is helping his parishioners find some added relief amid the coronavirus pandemic by getting behind the turntables to spin dance music twice a week.
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Jazz Legend Ellis Marsalis Dies at 85

New Orleans jazz pianist Ellis Marsalis has died. He was 85. The renowned pianist and educator had been hospitalized for coronavirus and was awaiting the results of the test.
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Toddler's Tearjerking Song 'Dinosaurs in Love' Goes Viral

A 3-year-old may have just penned the best song of 2020. Singer Tom Rosenthal learned that musical talent runs in the family after his young daughter, Fenn, wrote her very first song, which she also produced and sang. Rosenthal shared the song on social media with the caption, “She came up with all...
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Study: 78 Minutes of Music a Day Improves Mental Health

There have been been plenty of studies that prove the health benefits of music, but just how much of a daily intake do you need to start reaping the benefites? 78 minutes. A study by the British Academy of Sound Therapy found that listening to music for that amount of time helps maintain good...
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Trisha Yearwood's New Single 'Takes You Back to Being That Little Girl With a Dream'

New York ( Country 94.7 ) -- Country music superstar Trisha Yearwood stopped by the New York's Country 94.7 studio to chat with Katie Neal about her new album, Every Girl , which hit stores everywhere August 30. Over the years, Trisha has racked up nine #1 singles, three GRAMMY Awards, published...
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Chris Young Kickin’ It With Navy Dogs in San Diego

If you’ve heard the song “Raised on Country,” then you know Chris Young loves singing about being "raised on Merle, raised on Willie" and how his honkytonk attitude comes from Joe Diffie . But when the country superstar talked with Connecting Vets about his recent trip to Naval Base San Diego, we...
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