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40 Years Ago: ‘Wheel … Of … Fortune’ [Video]

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Little River Band Launching 40th Anniversary Tour on ‘The Tonight Show,’ at Soaring Eagle Casino [Video/Audio]

The Little River Band announced today its plans to launch its 40th anniversary tour with a performance on NBC's "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" on Jan. 12.

Five days later, it hits Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort in Mount Pleasant for its first concert on tour.

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‘King of Pop’ Music Documentary ‘Michael Jackson: The Journey’ Premieres Thursday

Five years after his death, Michael Jackson continues to make headlines with posthumous album debuts and a 3D version of "The Thriller" music documentary in the works for a 2015 release.

Meanwhile, Jackson fans can also look forward to a new music documentary from MarVista Digital Entertainment, "Michael Jackson: The Journey," being released digitally and on demand starting Thursday.

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98.7 WFGR’s Greatest Hits of 2014

It's been a year, hasn't it?

Well, take a look back with some perspective at Greatest Hits 98.7 WFGR's top topics for 2014, our greatest hits.

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We all remember the cold winds of the Polar Vortex, leading to our worst winter in years (Business Wire)
We all remember the cold winds of the Polar Vortex, leading to our worst winter in years (Business Wire)
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2014 in Play-Doh Moments [Photos]

The smell of PLAY-DOH brings back great memories of growing up. Just one whiff and I'm back in first grade, making a sculpture of my favorite football player.

Every year PLAY-DOH commemorates the year's top moments in clay, and 2014 was quite a year to celebrate. From the word of the year ("selfie") to the year's top entertainer (Jimmy Fallon), here's PLAY-DOH's year in review.

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Joe Cocker Dies at Age 70

Joe Cocker, one of rock music's most distinctive performers, has died of lung cancer.

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Madonna Makes Surprise Release of Six Songs From Upcoming ‘Rebel Heart’ Album [Audio]

Madonna never fails to surprise, even at 56 years old.

The Michigan native, now living in the United Kingdom, this weekend released six songs from her forthcoming album "Rebel Hearts."

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The Doobie Brothers Talk New Album, Legacy on ‘The Jojo Show’ [Audio]

Tom Johnston, Patrick Simmons and John McFee of The Doobie Brothers joined "The Jojo Show" on Friday morning to talk about the band's legacy, and the release of the 'Southbound' album, which features collaborations on classic Doobie songs with some of country music's biggest names.

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Kate and Her 10 Kids Are Back … Again [Video]

Honey Boo Boo. Any "Real Housewife." The Duggars. Kate Gosselin and her 47 kids.

Why do TV networks still give these people outlets?

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‘Frozen’ Soundtrack No. 1 Top-Selling Album On Billboard’s 2014 Chart [Video]

No surprise here, but the "Frozen" soundtrack from Walt Disney Records was ranked the No. 1 best-selling album on the 2014 year-end Billboard 200 chart.

It is the first movie soundtrack to reach No. 1 on the year-end chart since "Titanic" in 1998 and is the first Disney soundtrack to top the chart since "Mary Poppins" in 1965, according to Billboard.

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Did Bob Seger Inspire Prince To Write ‘Purple Rain’? [Video]

As we get ready for Bob Seger's return to Grand Rapids this week, comes this interesting tidbit from an upcoming book about Prince:

Alan Light, a journalist, has written a book about the success of the movie "Purple Rain", which took Prince from a little known R&B star, and propelled him to superstardom. In his book, Light says Bob Seger was the main inspiration behind the song, "Purple Rain".

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Weekend Box Office Report: ‘The Pyramid’ Gets Buried On Arrival

Honestly, we could have just copied and pasted last weekend’s box office report and gotten away with it. Outside of the shifting numbers, the order of the top 10 is almost identical to what it was a week ago. This is Hollywood in a holding pattern. The weekend after Thanksgiving is a wasteland. That’s probably why ‘The Pyramid’ was dumped this weekend. However, the lone newcomer in the top 10 didn’t just bomb, it bombed spectacularly.

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