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Bruce Springsteen and Barack Obama at a 2008 campaign stop/ photo credit: Emmanuel Dunand, Getty Images

Bruce Springsteen To Campaign For President Obama

This Thursday, a day before Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band resume their “Wrecking Ball” tour, Springsteen will campaign in support of President Obama and Vice President Biden. He’s scheduled to appear in Ames, Iowa and Pama, Ohio for campaign events. While President Obama won’t be at either event, President Bill Clinton will.

10/15/2012

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Chris Cornell Adds Show Opening For Obama, Cancels Gig At Jay-Z’s Made In America

Chris Cornell has shuffled his weekend schedule around a bit. Yesterday he announced that he would be “opening” for Barack Obama, along with indie rock band The National, this Saturday at one of the President’s campaign stops in Des Moines, Iowa. Later in the day, he posted a message on his saying that he had to cancel his appearance at Jay-Z’s Made In America Festival this Sunday due to “scheduling conflicts.”

08/29/2012

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How Buddy Guy Got Obama Onstage To Sing ‘Sweet Home Chicago’ (VIDEO)

On February 21, Buddy Guy was part of a group of musicians who performed at the White House as part of a salute to blues music. While Mick Jagger passed the mic off to Obama that night, it was Guy who convinced the president to perform with the group for “Sweet Home Chicago.”

07/23/2012

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Why Video of President Obama’s ‘Let’s Stay Together’ Cover Got Pulled

President Obama famously sang a few lines of Al Green’s “Let’s Stay Together” at a January fundraising event – a cover heard ’round the world, thanks to the power of YouTube. However, music rights management company BMG isn’t exactly pleased with the viral footage of Obama’s “Let’s Stay Together,” a song they own.

07/19/2012

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Street Closures Could Cause Traffic Delays During President Obama’s LA Visit

President Barack Obama is making another trip to Los Angeles this evening for a huge fundraising event with Hollywood elite hosted at George Clooney’s mansion near Fryman Canyon in Studio City.

05/10/2012

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Obama On “Let’s Stay Together” Performance: “I Wasn’t Worried About Being Able To Hit Those Notes”

Video capturing President Obama’s appearance at a fundraiser at the Apollo Theater back in January “went viral,” though for reasons that had nothing to do with his political policies. In front of Reverend Al Green […]

04/26/2012

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Gene Simmons Throws Support Behind Mitt Romney

In 2008, Gene Simmons threw his support behind Barack Obama’s bid for president. Now, the consummate businessman behind the KISS brand (and band) says that “America should be in business and it should be run […]

04/04/2012

Barack Obama’s Children’s Book Already A Hit

Less than two days after Barack Obama‘s latest book “Of Thee I Sing: A Letter to My Daughters” was announced on Amazon.com, the book already reached the top 25 on the popular online retailer, despite […]

09/16/2010

Michelle Obama Dishes About Her Favorite Treats

There was a charming girl-next-door with a bright smile who felt vitality through veggies (except beets!) and working-out while the sunrises, but still loved indulging in pie and the occasional hard-nosed politics. This girl is […]

08/09/2010

Michelle Obama Fights For a Heathier America

Michelle Obama has been working hard to fight for a healthy America, starting with the eating habits of our nation’s children. And she is speaking up again on why she feels the Child Nutrition Bill is […]

08/05/2010

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