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Songwriters Hall of Fame 2023 Nominees Include Jeff Lynne, Steve Winwood, Ann and Nancy Wilson

The Songwriters Hall of Fame has announced its slate of nominees to be voted upon for induction at its 54th Annual Induction & Awards Gala on June 15, 2023, in New York City. Among the classic rock legends under consideration for the Class of 2023 are Clem Burke, Debbie Harry, and Chris Stein of Blondie; Jeff Lynne; Tom Johnston, Michael McDonald, and Patrick Simmons of the Doobie Brothers; Bryan Adams; Ann Wilson and Nancy Wilson of Heart; Steve Winwood; Bill Berry, Peter Buck, Mike Mills, and Michael Stipe of R.E.M.; and Patti Smith.
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Jeff Lynne, Dhani Harrison Sing Wilburys’ Favorite: 2019

Jeff Lynne opened his 2019 North American tour on June 20 with a 20-song show at the Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif. The performance was his first since he completed a European tour on October 26, 2018, with an almost identical setlist from the ELO catalog, including such crowd pleasers as “Evil Woman,” “Mr. Blue Sky,” “Don’t Bring Me Down” and “Sweet Talkin’ Woman.”
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How JEFF LYNNE Screamed A Random Word And Gave ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA Their Biggest Hit; Professor Of Rock Investigates (Video)

Professor Of Rock has released the new video below, along with the following message:. "How Jeff Lynne of Electric Light Orchestra created a song that was louder and different than anything they had done before and was rewarded with their biggest hit ever. In the 70s, ELO ruled the charts on both sides of the ocean, but this risk was one the bandmates fought against since Jeff decided to record and play all of the instrument alone. The story of the 70s smash 'Don’t Bring Me Down'."
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9 Songs You Forgot Jeff Lynne Wrote

Jeff Lynne celebrates his birthday today (December 30), and while it’s no secret that Lynne has written and produced for countless artists, sometimes it’s easy to forget just how many artists and projects where he’s credited. In his honor, here’s just a handful of songs you may...
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Watch a New Video for George Harrison’s “My Sweet Lord,” ft. Fred Armisen, Vanessa Bayer, Jeff Lynne, Ringo Starr, Joe Walsh, Mark Hamill, “Weird Al” Yankovic & More

On Wednesday, the first-ever music video for the George Harrison classic “My Sweet Lord” was debuted — and to say the Harrison family gathered a formidable group of A-list talent to appear in the video wouldn’t quite do it justice. Starring Fred Armisen and Vanessa Bayer,...
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THE BEATLES Legend GEORGE HARRISON's Iconic "My Sweet Lord" Receives First-Ever Official Music Video; All-Star Cast Includes RINGO STARR, JEFF LYNNE, JOE WALSH

An all-star cast from the worlds of music, TV, film and comedy have come together to honor George Harrison in the first-ever official music video for his iconic hit song, “My Sweet Lord”. Directed by Lance Bangs, and executive produced by Dhani Harrison and David Zonshine, the video stars Fred Armisen and Vanessa Bayer as metaphysical special agents who are tasked by the head of a clandestine agency, played by Mark Hamill, to search for that which can’t be seen.
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Grandaddy share holiday single “It Was A Silent Night At Least Until Jeff Lynne Arrived”

Holiday songs are not everyone's cup of tea, but give it up for indie rock vets Grandaddy for coming up with one that has a title that might make the Grinch want to listen. “It Was A Silent Night At Least Until Jeff Lynne Arrived” takes classic hymn "Silent Night" and rewrites it to be about ELO and Travelling Wilburys svengali Jeff Lynne, who shows up at someone else's house as Santa. Adding a whole bunch of synthesizers, Jason Lytle turns it into A Very Grandaddy Christmas.