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Gladys Knight

Gladys Knight

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Famous as :

R&B/soul singer, actress

Birth Name :

Gladys Maria Knight

Birth Date :

May 28, 1944

Birth Place :

Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Spouse :

James Newman (1960-1964), Barry Hankerson (producer, 12-Oct-74 - 1979), Les Brown (actor, 29-Aug-95 - 1997), William McDowell (since 12-Apr-01)

Claim to fame :

Album "Just for You" (1994)

Latest News


'Pretty Little Liars' Season 3 Premiere Clips: Aria Sees Mysterious Figure in Bathroom

May 23, 2012 05:34:42 GMT

Some scenes from the first episode of "" season 3 have been shared ahead of the show's return. Teasing fans with another thrilling moment, one of the new clips features Aria who feels threatened when someone dressing in a black ensemble enters the same bathroom she's in. She screams for help when the mysterious figure walks on to the stall door.
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Video: Kelly Clarkson and Gladys Knight Perform on 'Dancing with the Stars' Finale

May 23, 2012 04:12:13 GMT

Season 14 of "" came to a close with the crowning of Donald Driver and his pro partner Peta Murgatroyd as its champion, but it wasn't the only highlight from the finale show. On Tuesday, May 22 night, and took over the ballroom floor to entertain the audience and participants alike.
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Kelly Clarkson and Gladys Knight to Perform on 'Dancing with the Stars' Finale

May 19, 2012 03:23:30 GMT

What "" has to offer on its two final nights next week? After the remaining contestants show off their best performances on a one-hour performance show on May 21, and will come to the show on the following night to take over the ballroom with their live performances.
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Heidi Klum Covers Nudity With Body Paint for Beauty Brand Ad

April 25, 2012 02:49:20 GMT

has stripped naked for another photo shoot. Having posed in the buff for the May issue of Allure magazine recently, the "" host made use of her personal site on Tuesday, April 24 to uncover a picture of her lying against a white backdrop in nothing but colorful body paint.
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'Dancing with the Stars': Eliminated Gladys Knight Overjoyed at the Experience

April 25, 2012 02:41:05 GMT

has become the latest contestant who got axed from "" season 14. The soul music singer landed on the bottom two along with Roshon Fegan, leaving them to face against each other in a dance duel on Tuesday, April 24 night.
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Erykah Badu Banned From Malaysian Concert Over 'Allah' Tattoo

February 28, 2012 19:04:32 GMT

is the latest singer to stumble on her way to perform a scheduled concert in Malaysia. The Grammy-winning singer was banned to commence with her show in Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday, February 29 after photos of her with what looked like a temporary tattoo with Arabic word for "Allah" surfaced.
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'Dancing With the Stars' Season 14 Contestants and Their Partners

February 28, 2012 18:16:35 GMT

The new contestants of "" and the pairings were announce on "Good Morning America" on Tuesday, February 28. , , Jack Wagner, and eight other names are now confirmed to get their feet on the dance floor for the 14th season.
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Gladys Knight Recycles Trash for New Jewelry Line

November 24, 2010 09:24:03 GMT

Soul icon has launched an environmentally-friendly jewelery line. The singer has teamed up with the elders of an African tribe who craft trash into rings, necklaces, bracelets and earrings.
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Gladys Knight Chosen to Perform on Apollo Theater's First Macy's Float

November 24, 2010 07:32:16 GMT

Soul legend has been chosen to perform on the fabled Apollo Theater's first float at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. The "Midnight Train to Georgia" singer, 75, who was inducted into the Apollo's Hall of Fame in 2006, will sing festive tunes during the three-mile, three-hour New York parade on Thursday, November 25.
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