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Sir Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr lead tributes to singer Joe Cocker after he dies aged 70 following battle with lung cancer

In a 2000 interview he said: 'I quit smoking cigarettes about seven or eight years ago. That's been the saving grace. That little "ooh-ooh" high-end falsetto was starting to get clogged up, and I was having trouble with my breathing. 'I'll never completel
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 22, 2014 19:06
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[Asia, Bangladesh] BATB holds concert, violates tobacco control law

An anti-tobacco body, PROGAA, which has deployed a team to investigate the tricky advertisement of tobacco products and companies across Bangladesh, found that the British American Tobacco (BAT) started the concert from Friday. “It is to promote a new b
bdnews24.com (bd)
added Sep 21, 2014 22:58
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[Tennessee] Country singer shot dead in Nashville bar after owner catches him smoking

A country music singer was shot dead inside a Tennessee bar after the owner spotted the man lighting a cigarette in a non-smoking section over the weekend, authorities said.
New York Daily News
added Nov 25, 2013 12:13
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[UK] Leonard Cohen vows to start smoking again to celebrate 80th birthday

"You see I want to start smoking next year when I'll be 80. It's been a long barren time. I think it's the right age to recommence. "I'd like to do it on stage and I'd like to be standing here like this, in front of sympathetic people like yourselves.
The Mirror (uk)
added Sep 10, 2013 13:21
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Boy Band on the Cover, Cigarette Ads Inside – Guess Who’s the Target?

August 2013 issue of Glamour magazine features the world’s most popular boy band, One Direction, on the cover. Inside the magazine, and placed just before the story and photos on the band, there’s a huge, three-page spread of ads for R.J. Reynolds’ Camel
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 13, 2013 15:19
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[Georgia] Entertainers push for smoke-free clubs in Augusta

Performer Tony Howard speaks with BreathEasy Augusta volunteer Lisa Hill during an event to build support for a tougher Augusta smoking ordinance. “The vocal cords are shot,” he said Tuesday. “I’ve sung in so many smoke-filled clubs, and I don’t smoke.
Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Jul 31, 2013 01:51
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[Australia] ‘SMOKESCREEN’ REVEALED AS ANTI-SMOKING CAMPAIGN

Many media outlets had reported the festival as a legitimate live music event as the “killer new festival” campaign attempted a viral launch. The “headliners” were eventually revealed on Sunday to coincide with World Health Day. The phoney acts include h
themusic.com.au (au)
added Apr 8, 2013 09:03
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[Indonesia] LETTER: MYERS: Tobacco and the Stars

Re "Why Do Stars Think It's O.K. To Sell Soda?," ... With top performers pushing tobacco to children, and few laws to regulate tobacco, it's not surprising that Indonesia has the highest smoking rate for males in the world. Artists like Weezer shouldn't b
New York Times
added Jan 12, 2013 05:01
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[Canada, Korea - South] PSY Smokes A Cigarette Gangnam Illegal Style

Hey PSY! We know you're from South Korea and all, but surely you can't understand that big sign behind you?! It says NO SMOKING and even has a convenient illustration to break through the language barrier.
PerezHilton.com
added Nov 1, 2012 20:15
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how tobacco companies are enlisting music artists like cardi b to promote tobacco products

Cigar company Swisher Sweets organized the event as part of the Swisher Sweets Artist Project, a marketing campaign that holds music events with emerging artists, including pop-up performances in convenience stores — “Convenience Store Sessions” — and co
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 9, 2018 15:30
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