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Monday, February 10 2014

Fortune Favors the Brave: Madonna and Kylie Minogue Pick Up Donna Summer's Torch and Run With It

Fourteen years after Donna Summer's declaration of independence from disco, Madonna and Minogue took up the torch of redefinition with Bedtime Stories and Kylie Minogue.


Monday, October 21 2013

To the Queen, With Love: Donna Summer Revisited, Day 2

Today brings part two of our Donna Summer special. In the clubs and on the airwaves, Summer remains a vital force. PopMatters celebrates the hits that spawned a revolution in dance music.


Sunday, October 20 2013

To the Queen, With Love: Donna Summer Revisited, Day 1

In the clubs and on the airwaves, Donna Summer remains a vital force. Joined by more than 20 artists and musicians, plus previously unpublished insights from the lady herself, PopMatters celebrates the hits that spawned a revolution in dance music.


Thursday, May 17 2012

She's a Rainbow: A Tribute to Donna Summer

Wynonna, Ziggy Marley, Liza Minnelli, and more than 20 other artists, songwriters, and producers explain who they "love to love" as PopMatters studies the remarkable four-decade career of Donna Summer.


Thursday, May 17 2012

The Queen and Her Crayons: An Interview With Donna Summer

Donna Summer has sadly passed away at the age of 63 and we offer this fabulous 2008 interview by way of tribute. Stay tuned tomorrow for more.


Reviews

Monday, July 14 2008

Donna Summer: Crayons

The core theme of Crayons is variety. It brazenly flaunts a collage of sounds, while showcasing the multiplicity of Donna Summer's musical selves.


Blogs

Wednesday, July 9 2014

Orange Popsicles and Lemonade: 20 Timeless Songs of Summer

Whether you're at the beach or just hanging out in the backyard, these timeless summer classics are sure to make the summer sun shine a little bit brighter.


Wednesday, December 14 2011

She's a Wanderer: 10 Reasons Why Donna Summer Belongs in the RRHOF

Icon, music innovator, and trailblazing artist: Donna Summer epitomizes what rock and roll is all about, and that's why she belongs in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.


Monday, August 16 2010

Donna Summer: To Paris With Love (new single)

Add another color to that crayon box. Highlighting yet another facet of the vocal versatility she exhibited on Crayons (2008), Donna Summer delivers a late-summer dance


Sunday, June 8 2008

Donna Summer - 3 June 2008, New York

Pictures by Craig Bailey / Words by Christian John Wikane.


News

Friday, May 18 2012

Donna Summer certainly felt the love

LOS ANGELES — If you drop a needle on the original version of “Love to Love You Baby” just as you’re beginning this appreciation of


Sunday, July 20 2008

Q&A with dance-music icon Donna Summer

Donna Summer could have taken the easy way out. She could have hopped on the nostalgia train and trotted out "Hot Stuff" to a backing


Thursday, February 14 2008

Q&A with ‘70s disco icon Donna Summer

The Queen of Disco is still going strong at age 59. Donna Summer's groundbreaking disco anthems have provided the soundtrack for countless gyrating hedonists on the


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