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Hello, I am DjPault. This blog is dedicated to Olivia Newton-John. I have been hopelessly devoted to Olivia ever since my aunt took me to see "Grease" in 1978 when I was eight years old. On this blog you'll find rare pictures, the latest news and more. I also run an 80's remix blog called Burning The Ground so come visit me there too.

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~ DjPaulT

Saturday, June 27, 2020

Happy 40th Anniversary XANADU!




HAPPY 40th ANNIVERSARY!
 
"Xanadu"(From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) was released on this day June 27, 1980, on MCA Records in the United States. The original LP release featured the songs of Olivia Newton-John on Side A, and on Side B the songs of ELO.
 
The soundtrack was a worldwide success going double platinum in the US and Canada. The hit singles "Magic"(performed by Olivia Newton-John), and "Xanadu"(performed by Olivia Newton-John and the Electric Light Orchestra), peaked at #1 in the United States and the United Kingdom, respectively. Both singles also went to number one in the Netherlands and Italy. The album peaked at #4 on the US Billboard Hot 200 albums chart.
 
"Xanadu" was the 5th most popular US soundtrack in 1981.

Saturday, January 26, 2019

Olivia Newton-John Receives Highest Honour



Olivia Newton-John has been awarded the Companion of the Order of Australia in the 2019 Australia Day Honours.

The Companion of the Order of Australia is the highest award in Honours list. The award is for Olivia’s work in the community and her creation of the Olivia Newton-John Wellness and Research Centre in Melbourne for cancer patients, as well as for her achievements in music.

Olivia has been raising funds for cancer research since her own diagnosis in 1992.

Olivia was born in England in 1948. The family migrated to Australia in 1954 when she was six. At 14, she formed her first all-girl group and soon became a regular on Australian television.


Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Olivia Newton-John’s memoir to be released in the US



Olivia's long-awaited memoir will be released in the USA on March 12, 2019. This release will be available on several formats Hardcover, Kindle, Paperback and Audio CD (Read by Olivia).

The book will include a new afterword by the award-winning singer and actress, known for such hits as “Physical” and “I Honestly Love You” and for her starring role in the movie version of Grease.

Pre-order now!
https://www.simonandschuster.com/…/Olivia-New…/9781982122249



Thursday, August 30, 2018

New Olivia duet with Sir Cliff Richard



Sir Cliff Richard's new studio album will be titled ''Rise Up'' and will be released on 23rd November 2018. It will feature a duet with Olivia Newton-John and also four of his classic tracks reworked using Cliff's original vocals with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. "Rise Up" will Cliff's first new album of new material in 14 years.

"Rise Up" will be released on November 23, 2018, Pre-order click here

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Don't Stop Belevin' Memoir Pre-Order


https://www.penguin.com.au/books/dont-stop-believin-9780143788935h

The long-awaited memoir of Australia’s sweetheart, Olivia Newton-John, covering everything from Grease to her journeys with cancer to her tireless charity work.

For more than five decades Olivia Newton-John has been one of our most successful and adored entertainers. A four-time Grammy Award winner, she is one of the world’s best-selling recording artists of all time, with more than 100 million albums sold. Her starring roles in the iconic movies Grease and Xanadu catapulted her into super stardom. Her appeal as a performer is timeless.

In addition to her music and screen successes, Olivia is perhaps best known for her strength, courage and grace. After her own personal journeys with cancer, she has thrived and become an inspiration for millions around the world. A tireless advocate for countless charities, her true passion is as the founding champion of the Olivia Newton-John Cancer Wellness & Research Centre in her hometown of Melbourne. Olivia has always radiated joy, hope and compassion - determined to be a force for good in the world.

Now she is sharing her journey, from Melbourne schoolgirl to international superstar, in this deeply personal book. Warm, candid and moving, Don’t Stop Believin’ is Olivia Newton-John’s story in her own words for the very first time.

$1 from every hardback sold will be donated to the Olivia Newton-John Cancer Wellness & Research Centre.

Olivia's memoir will be available in three formats Hardcover, Audio Download and Ebook. Available September 10, 2018

You can pre-order from Penguin Books




Friday, March 23, 2018

Olivia Newton-John The Joint - Hard Rock Tulsa 3/22/18

Olivia Newton-John Tulsa OK 3/22/18

Olivia newton-John Live performs Live at The Joint - Hard Rock Tulsa March, 22 201

Setlist Tulsa Ok 3/22/18


















An Evening With Olivia Newton-John
The Joint - Hard Rock Tulsa
March 22, 2018


Setlist

Magic
Xanadu
Suddenly (With Steve Real)
Deeper Than The Night
Stronger Than Before

Country Medley:
If You Love Me (Let Me Know)
Please Mr. Please
Have You Never Been Mellow
Let Me Be There

Don't Stop Belevin'
Physical
The Promise (The Dolphin Song)
Don't Cut Me Down
You're The One That I Want
Hopelessly Devoted To You
Summer Nights
We Go Together
Liv On
Not Gonna Give Into It
Grace And Gratitude
I Honestly Love You

Encore:
The Long And Winding Road (With Andy Timmons)

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Olivia Newton-John Live! Hard Rock Tulsa

Grammy Award winner Olivia Newton-John will perform live at The Joint inside The Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Tulsa, Oklahoms Thursday March 22, 2018.