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Cyndi Lauper To Play Austin City Limits

Cyndi Lauper To Play Austin City Limits

Cyndi Lauper is going to be on “Austin City Limits” this weekend.  Lauper will reportedly do an hour of her classic hits and share stories about the tunes.  The series airs on PBS stations and is also available at pbs.org.  Lauper recently wrapped up a tour in support her latest album “Detour.” Copyright © 2017…

Cyndi Lauper, Jerry Garcia Headed To Songwriters HOF

Cyndi Lauper, Jerry Garcia Headed To Songwriters HOF

The Songwriters Hall of Fame is making room for Cyndi Lauper and Jerry Garcia.  They’re among the chosen few who made the cut this year to become part of the Class of 2015.  Late Grateful Dead frontman is being inducted with his frequent collaborator Robert Hunter.  Other honorees include Linda Perry, the late blues great…

Cyndi Lauper Praises Grammy For Rebranding Pre-telecast Ceremony

Cyndi Lauper Praises Grammy For Rebranding Pre-telecast Ceremony

Cyndi Lauper says the makeover for the Grammy pre-telecast ceremony makes sense.  The 2015 edition of the pre-show has been renamed the “57th annual Grammy Awards Premiere Ceremony,” and Lauper — who hosted the event earlier this year — tells “Billboard” the new title fits.  She says the production values have been getting better and…

Cyndi Lauper “Empowering” The “Freaks” With Early Hits

Cyndi Lauper "Empowering" The "Freaks" With Early Hits

Cyndi Lauper is looking back on her breakthrough hit.  The singer tells “Billboard” her video to “Girls Just Want to Have Fun” was a reaction to the other clips she was seeing at the time.  She uses Bryan Adams’ “Cuts Like A Knife” as an example, admitting she liked the song.  But Cyndi explains that…

Cyndi Lauper, Gloria Estefan, and Billy Joel’s band in the HOF

Cyndi Lauper, Gloria Estefan, and Billy Joel's band in the HOF

Tom Petty, Cyndi Lauper Among 2015 Songwriters HOF Nominees Tom Petty, Elvis Costello, and Cyndi Lauper are all in the running to join the Songwriters Hall of Fame.  The organization unveiled its list of nominees for the Class of 2015 on Wednesday.  Other songwriters up for the honor include Heart’s Ann and Nancy Wilson, Steve…

Cyndi Lauper, Sara Bareilles Record Mashup “Truly Brave” For Charity

Cyndi Lauper, Sara Bareilles Record Mashup "Truly Brave" For Charity

Cyndi Lauper and Sara Bareilles are joining forces for a good cause. The singers have come together to record a mash-up of their hits “True Colors” and “Brave,” in support of “Today” show host’s Hoda Kotb’s fundraising efforts for the American Cancer Society. Their new version is called “Truly Brave.” The song premiered on Thursday’s…

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