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Cyndi Lauper Reveals Her Secret Disease That She Keeps Covered Up

Cyndi Lauper has come forward with an admission about something that almost wrecked her career. The Kinky Boots producer has joined a campaign to help sufferers of psoriasis, and is revealing some pretty personal details about her own battle with the disease in the process. “First, I thought I just had a really bad bleach job,” Lauper says. “I am …

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Cyndi Lauper Got ‘Kinky’ Inspiration From Her Son

Cyndi Lauper has come a long way since her “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun” days. Not that the superstar leaves all that behind her. It is as much a part of who she is now as her “Kinky Boots” awards or her husband and son. In fact, it is the way Lauper weaves together all the disparate parts of her …

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John Mellencamp Up for Songwriters Hall of Fame

Heartland rock singer John Mellencamp has been nominated for the 2014 Songwriters Hall of Fame, along with Madonna and Led Zeppelin’s Robert Plant and Jimmy Page. Other artists also nominated include Ray Davies, Cyndi Lauper and Linda Perry. Here’s Mellencamp’s “Small Town” Mellencamp, sometimes known as John Cougar Mellencamp, was previously inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame …

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‘Kinky Boots’ Walks Away With 6 Tony Awards

The 67th Annual Tony Awards were held last night, hosted once again by Neil Patrick Harris. The big news of the night seemed to be Kinky Boots, the Broadway musical that ended the night with six Tony Awards. Kinky Boots won awards for Best Sound Design, Best Orchestrations, Best Choreography, and Best Musical. Billy Porter also won Best Performance by …

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Two Musical Collaborations You Need To See

Did you know that Rosie O’Donnell is a drummer? She is, and she recently joined Cyndi Lauper onstage for a rendition of “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun”, along with St. Vincent and Alexis Krauss from Sleigh Bells. The performance was for a benefit for Lauper’s LGBT youth charity, True Colors Fund, and as is everything that involves her, it was …

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