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Controversial Donna Summer Letter Unearthed After 23 Years

Posted 06.13.2012 | Gay Voices

With her danceable music and glamorous style, Donna Summer became an instant icon for the gay community during her 1970s heyday. So when she allegedly...

Prima Donna

Domenick Scudera | Posted 07.25.2012 | Gay Voices
Domenick Scudera

For gay men of a certain age, the passing of Donna Summer last week was a significant loss. Those of us in our late 40s and 50s remember this disco diva in her 1970s prime. Upon hearing the news of her death, all the memories attached to that time have come flooding back.

Remembering Donna Summer .. Celebrating Jane Fonda

Liz Smith | Posted 07.18.2012 | Celebrity
Liz Smith

How well I recall nights at Studio 54, and other clubs of the 1970s and '80s, with Donna's groundbreaking music blasting.

Post 50s React To Donna Summer's Death

Posted 05.18.2012 | Fifty

Disco icon Donna Summer, 63, died this morning of complications from cancer. "The Queen of Disco" is known for the hits "Hot Stuff" and "Last Dance." ...

Donna Summer's Other Career (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 05.18.2012 | Business

Not only does disco owe a debt to Donna Summer; Madison Avenue does, too. Summer, who died of cancer at age 63 on Thursday, was a major contributor...

Remembering Donna Summer

Mark Joseph | Posted 07.17.2012 | Entertainment
Mark Joseph

Donna Summer will be lauded as the Queen of Disco in most obits, but many of these will miss the important role she played in integrating faith into pop culture.

How Donna Summer Helped Me Through College

The Huffington Post | Simone Kitchens | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

My Donna Summer phase was my junior year in college. I have an aversion to most new music, so while most of my friends were listening to The Killers o...

Donna Summer 'Brought Disco From The Clubs To The Streets'

Hank Bordowitz | Posted 07.17.2012 | Fifty
Hank Bordowitz

More than any other performer of the mid-70s through the 80s, Donna Summer's recordings pushed the envelope of dance music.

Donna Summer Dies

Posted 05.17.2012 | Celebrity

Donna Summer died Thursday morning after a battle with lung cancer. Lovingly named the "Queen of Disco," the 63-year-old was in Florida at the tim...