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Whoopi Goldberg stars in the 2010 musical version of 'Sister Act.'

Disney Developing 'Sister Act' Reboot; Will Whoopi Goldberg Return?

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Reports from this week indicate that Disney is looking to develop a remake of 'Sister Act,' the 1992 smash hit starring Whoopi Goldberg as false nun under government protection, who organizes her fellow sisters into a singing sensation. The new script will be handled by Karen McCullah and Kirsten Smith, the duo between acclaimed comedies such as 'Legally Blonde,' '10 Things I Hate About You,' and 'She's The Man'READ MORE

Melissa Etheridge

Melissa Etheridge Talks Tour with Blondie, Joan Jett, New Los Angeles Live DVD

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Melissa Etheridge is about to release a tribute to her last tour with the new live DVD 'A Little Bit of Me: Live in L.A.' while simultaneously preparing for her next gig, a co-headlining run with Blondie that will bring also Joan Jett into the fold for a few shows. Music Times had the chat with the Grammy/Oscar-winner while she prepped for the upcoming tour...we found her favorite Los Angeles venues, what city's audiences trumps even her hometown crowd, as well as being a Debbie Harry-fangirl during high school.READ MORE

The Ed Sullivan Theater, home to David Letterman for more than 30 years.

David Letterman's Best Hip-Hop Moments: Run D.M.C., Beastie Boys, J. Cole and More

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David Letterman has long been known as a lover of rock 'n' roll...all it takes to get the late night host on your side was to behave erratically or energetically onstage, which would almost certainly merit an "oh boy!" It took a little bit more to get the longtime host of the 'The Late Show' fired up for hip-hop however. To honor Letterman as he prepares to host the last night of his 33-year run on CBS (and to avoid conflicting with everyone else's list of the best performances ever on the show), Music Times has gathered up five great hip-hop performances that took place late night over the years, with almost all coming from emcees in Letterman's adopted hometown of New York City, including Run-D.M.C. and The Beastie Boys.READ MORE

Pras

Pras of The Fugees Puts His Money Where His Mouth Is and Donates

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Pras Michel of The Fugees apparently is a big-time political donor. It was reported that the Grammy-winning rapper provided $350,00 to political group, Black Men Vote.READ MORE

The Fugees 2005 BET Awards

Funkmaster Flex Hints at Possible Fugees Reunion

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Funkmaster Flex has been a busy man lately getting groups back together. He was instrumental in bringing Dipset back together after years of infighting and each artist pursuing their own solo career to varying degrees of success. In a new interview with hiphop-n-more, the Hot 97 DJ listed off some of the projects he was working on and mentioned he was in doing something with The Fugees, the celebrated, multi-platinum and Grammy-award winning 1990's hip-hop, soul and reggae group.READ MORE

Lauryn Hill

Lauryn Hill Releases Pay-Per-View Concert Special -- 'Live At The Brooklyn Bowl,' Shares Performance Of Fugees' "Ready Or Not" [WATCH]

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Back in July, Ms. Lauryn Hill performed two concerts at the Brooklyn Bowl and today, Dec. 4, the legendary R&B/hip-hop artist has shared a two hour concert special compiled from these shows titled "Live at the Brooklyn Bowl." The special is available for purchase on demand and through pay-per-view until New Year's Eve and features performances of songs from both Hill's solo career and her work with the Fugees. Ms. Hill was kind enough to share a video of her performance of the Fugees' "Ready Or Not" from the special, which you can check out here.READ MORE

Talib Kweli

Hip-Hop Activist Talib Kweli Defends Lauryn Hill After Writer Stefan Schumacher Says The Public Should "Stop Caring" About Her Artistry

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Hip-hop activist-rapper Talib Kweli recently took to Medium to defend Lauryn Hill's music and personal life after a writer named Stefan Schumacher posted an article suggesting the public should stop caring about Hill and her artistry.READ MORE

Goodnight Vienna

6 Album Covers That Reference Movies: Weird Al, Ringo Starr, And More

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If you want your album cover to catch someone's eye when they're looking around for music online or in a record store, one good way is to design an album cover that looks strangely familiar. These six artists did just that by basing their album covers off of famous movies.READ MORE

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10 Great Artists Known For Just One Album: Television, Nas, And More

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Most artists have one album that's generally regarded as their best, but sometimes these albums are so incredible and obviously superior that the rest of the artist's discography becomes overshadowed. Here are ten great artists who are known for just one album.READ MORE

Pink Floyd with Syd Barrett, 1967

7 Songs Written About Ex-Bandmates: Pink Floyd, the Beatles, and more

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Being in a band can be stressful work. Sometimes this can lead to vicious disputes between bandmates or untimely departures from the band, and because these are musicians we're talking about, songs are inevitably written about these tensions. These seven songs were written about estranged or long lost bandmates.READ MORE

Lauryn Hill

Lauryn Hill Pens Open Letter to Fans From Federal Prison [PHOTOS]: The Neurotic Society Rapper Says Recived A 'Warm Welcome...Prison Life Has Taken SOme Adjustments'

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Lauryn Hill may have had to abandon her six children and home in July to commenc serving her three month sentence at federal prison for tax ivasion, however the "Miseducation" singer remains optomistic in her open letter to fans...READ MORE

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