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Sara Bareilles: ‘Smile’ Precedes Billy Crystal’s Robin Williams Tribute

Sara Bareilles set the tone for a somber few moments at the Emmy Awards on Monday evening. Singing ‘Smile’ as tribute was paid to those in and surrounding the industry who passed away this year, including Paul Walker, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Don Pardo, James Garner, Maya Angelou, Lauren Bacall, and more, Sara Bareilles wasn’t introduced. She simply appeared on stage, …

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Sara Bareilles Sued Over Concert Ad Art

Sara Bareilles made a name for herself creating catchy pop tunes, but now the singer/songwriter is being accused of stealing another artist’s work. The New York Post is reporting that Bareilles has been sued by an artist for art used in ads for Bareilles’ most recent concert tour and album. Visual artist Maya Hayuk is suing over the backdrop Bareilles …

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Sara Bareilles Plays Matchmaker in New Video

34-year old singer-songwriter Sara Bareilles has gone from musician to matchmaker in her new video “I Choose You,” in which she helps two couples get engaged. On March 11, Bareilles announced a contest online that asked her fans to share their best “#IChooseYou” story. “I Choose You” is the second single from Bareilles’ album The Blessed Unrest, first released in …

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Sara Bareilles: ‘I Choose You’ Video Features Proposals

Sara Bareilles has a new music video that premiered on Wednesday. Called I Choose You, it features two real life marriage proposals. Bareilles shared some information about a contest she sponsored back in March. “I’m looking for someone planning a proposal to a Sara Bareilles (me!) fan,” she wrote. “If you or someone you know is planning a fantastic proposal, …

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Sara Bareilles, VH1 Partner to Provide Pianos

Sara Bareilles of “Brave” fame and VH1 Save the Music Foundation have partnered up to provide pianos to deserving schools. The grant program, Keys + Kids, will provide ten schools with piano packages full of musical equipment. The grant is competitive and all K-12 public schools can apply to the program at VH1 Save the Music Foundation’s website. Schools must …

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Sara Bareilles, Carole King Sing ‘Brave’ at Grammys

Sara Bareilles was joined on an adjacent piano for a stellar performance of part of her hit song Brave by the legendary Carole King at Sunday’s Grammy Awards. In a medley that began with King singing Beautiful, the ladies went seamlessly into the chorus of Brave. If it wasn’t clear to everyone (it should have been) that Bareilles was simply …

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Sara Bareilles Wants Katy Perry Beef To Stop

In music, melodies, lyrical themes and good ideas get recycled all of the time, and sometimes it comes from one artist inspiring another, and other times it’s done on purpose. And it’s safe to assume that many of Sara Bareilles’ fans thought Katy Perry was stealing from her song “Brave,” when she created “Roar,” as both share the same melodies …

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Sara Bareilles Says Katy Perry Controversy Was Good For Her Song

When Katy Perry released her hit single Roar back in August, fans immediately noticed a resemblance to Sara Bareilles’ single Brave. While many artists may have been upset by the similarities, Bareilles says that the comparison to Perry was “good for her song.” “I mean, I can’t say that I think that they don’t sound similar,” Bareilles told CBS Sunday …

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Sara Bareilles Disses Katy Perry, Sort Of

Today on “CBS Sunday Morning” singer, songwriter Sara Bareilles spoke about the similarities between her song “Brave,” and Katy Perry’s “Roar,” and although she’s been chummy with Perry for quite some time, she can’t help but notice that the songs do sound the same. “I can’t say that I think that they don’t sound similar,” she said. “I’ve known Katy …

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Sara Bareilles Sings “Roar” with Katy Perry

On September 5, 2013, Katy Perry released her newest hit song, “Roar,” to the radio. Unsurprisingly, “Roar” debuted at Number 1 on the Billboard Top 100, becoming Perry’s eighth number 1 Billboard release. While the success of “Roar” was not surprising, the song itself was. Upon hearing Perry’s newest radio hit, many fans began alluding it to another popular song …

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Sara Bareilles Reacts To Katy Perry’s Roar

Sara Bareilles says that she is okay with Katy Perry’s new song “Roar” giving her success, despite the song showing great similarities to her own song, “Brave.” Bareilles does not feel that “Roar” steals from her song enough to feel that Perry had copied her, but a large portion of her fan base felt otherwise. Luckily for her, the great …

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