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Rodriguez makes up for lost time at Variety - Access Atlanta (blog)

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Rodriguez makes up for lost time at Variety
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By Yvonne Zusel. yzusel@ajc.com. Nearly blind, folk rock singer Rodriguez had to be led out onto the stage at his Saturday show at the Variety Playhouse by an assistant.
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Rodriguez receives honorary degree in Detroit

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The 'Searching For Sugar Man' star was praised for his 'musical genius'. Rodriguez, star of the Oscar winning film Searching For Sugar Man, has received an honorary degree from Detroit's Wayne State University.

The protest singer was honoured as a Doctor of Humane Letters yesterday (May 9) in his hometown. Sixto Rodriguez was praised for his "musical genius and commitment to social justice" at the university's commencement ceremony. He earned a philosophy degree from the same university in 1981, reports the Associated Press.

Rodriguez recently said that he is preparing to release his long awaited third album, his first since 'Coming From Reality' in 1971.


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Sixto Rodriguez, Star of Oscar-Winner 'Sugar Man,' Receives Honorary Degree - Billboard

Billboard Sixto Rodriguez, Star of Oscar-Winner 'Sugar Man,' Receives Honorary Degree Billboard Rodriguez's two albums in the early 1970s received little attention in the United States but he unknowingly developed a cult following in South Africa...
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Library to screen 'Sugar Man' - Marquette Mining Journal

Library to screen 'Sugar Man'
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MARQUETTE - DocuMonday will present the film "Searching for Sugar Man" at 7 p.m. June 3 in the Peter White Public Library Community Room.
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saw yesterday the AMAZING story of poet-singer...

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saw yesterday the AMAZING story of poet-singer Sixto Rodriguez - a must see (this year oscar winning documentary) (saw yesterday the AMAZING story of poet-singer Sixto Rodriguez - a must see (this year oscar winning document…
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'Sugar Man' Sixto Rodriguez Awarded Honorary Degree - RollingStone.com

RollingStone.com 'Sugar Man' Sixto Rodriguez Awarded Honorary Degree RollingStone.com Sixto Rodriguez flew under the radar when he received a philosophy degree from Wayne State University in 1981, but now the folk singer, songwriter and subject of...
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'Searching for Sugarman' star Sixto Rodriguez searching for royalties - MLive.com

'Searching for Sugarman' star Sixto Rodriguez searching for royalties - MLive.com | Sixto Rodriguez | Scoop.it
'Searching for Sugarman' star Sixto Rodriguez searching for royalties MLive.com Detroit folk singer Sixto Rodriguez is presented an honorary doctorate by WSU Detroit folk singer Sixto Rodriguez, also known for staring in the oscar-winning...
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Rodriguez - Sugar Man Music Video

Feel free to have a look on my photo blog http://komfot.blogspot.com :-) The music video made to honor this great artist. Lyrics below: Sugarman Won't ya hur...
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