Bette Midler

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The Number Ones

The Number Ones: Helen Reddy’s “Delta Dawn”

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958,
Tom Breihan | April 18, 2019 - 10:16 am

The Week In Pop

The Week In Pop: Selena Gomez & Demi Lovato Can Shake Their Disney Pasts, But Apparently Not Each Other

The stars of the Disney Channel's early-'90s The Mickey Mouse Club reboot shaped the way we as a culture think about teen-pop on a foundational…
Chris DeVille | October 15, 2015 - 4:48 pm

The Week In Pop

The Week In Pop: Bobby Shmurda Is A Pioneer, But Also A Traditionalist Of Sorts

Bobby Shmurda is a pioneer several times over. The Brooklyn rapper's breakout hit "Hot Nigga" -- or "Hot Boy," as it's known to the radio…
Chris DeVille | November 13, 2014 - 2:44 pm

More Bette Midler stories

Kelly Clarkson Covered Screamin’ Jay Hawkins In Full Hocus Pocus Costume, And It Ruled

In the 1993 children's movie Hocus Pocus, Bette Midler plays one of three witches who's just been woken from a hundreds-of-years sleep. She and her…
Tom Breihan | October 31, 2019 - 1:22 pm

Donald Trump Finally Crosses The Line, Calls Bette Midler “A Washed Up Psycho”

Donald Trump began his three-day state visit of the UK yesterday. But, in between meetings with Prime Minister Theresa May and the Queen's state dinner,…
Julia Gray | June 4, 2019 - 9:19 pm

Dozens Of Musicians Commemorate 50th Anniversary Of Martin Luther King’s Death In “The Dream Still Lives” Video

Today marks the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s assassination. To honor his memory and his work, which is still as relevant as…
Peter Helman | April 4, 2018 - 9:06 pm

Lifetime Is Remaking Beaches With Adele Dazeem In The Bette Midler Role

Lifetime is remaking the 1988 film Beaches with Frozen's Adele Dazeem -- or Idina Menzel, if you don't speak Travoltese -- in the Bette Midler…
Peter Helman | July 28, 2016 - 6:50 pm

Bette Midler: Ariana Grande Looks “Ridiculous,” But That’s None Of My Business

Earlier this month, Bette Midler put out a covers album of all girl groups called It's The Girls!, which includes songs from the Supremes, the…
James Rettig | November 25, 2014 - 9:02 am

The Week In Pop

The Week In Pop: Kiesza’s The Full Package; Her Album, Not So Much

If the house-inflected Canadian pop singer Kiesza seems to have jumped on the post-Disclosure bandwagon a little late, consider that her "Hideaway" video -- in…
Chris DeVille | October 23, 2014 - 3:28 pm

We Are Plastic Ono Band (Feat. Eric Clapton, Paul Simon, Bette Midler, Sean Lennon & Friends) @ BAM, Brooklyn 2/16/10

A hefty price tag accompanied tickets to this very special one-off at Brooklyn Academy Of Music last night, a mix of simple supply-demand economics and,…
Amrit Singh | February 17, 2010 - 12:46 pm