Diana Ross


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Ross, Diana

(1944–  ) popular singer, movie actress; born in Detroit, Mich. Lead singer of the extremely successful trio, the Supremes, she went solo in 1969, recording the hits "Reach Out and Touch Somebody's Hand" and "Ain't No Mountain High Enough" in 1970. She portrayed singer Billie Holliday in the movie Lady Sings the Blues (1972) and by the late-1970s achieved superstar status with live and televised concerts. Joining RCA in 1981, she recorded the hit "Muscles" (1982), written by Michael Jackson.
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With the release of CDs many years after, and with the birth of the Internet many more years after, we realized that the real Billie Holiday was vastly different from what Diana Ross had shown on screen.
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The legendary Diana Ross, 73, was the recipient of the night's Lifetime Achievement award and turned up in exactly the kind of wild, over-the-top frock we have come to expect from the Supremes star.
Sharing the stage alongside DeGeneres were other Presidential Medal of Freedom recipients this year including Robert De Niro, Tom Hanks, Diana Ross, Michael Jordan and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
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The actress and singer is engaged to boyfriend Evan Ross, who is the son of Diana Ross.
Diana Ross was meant to start the tournament with a bang, but her hilarious miss only brought howls of laughter.
THE wait is finally over for Diana Ross fans as a tribute act to the Queen of Motown will take to the stage at Corners in the Dragon Hotel and Resort at Amwaj Islands this weekend.