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Music Icon Gloria Gaynor Releases WE WILL SURVIVE: True Stories of Encouragement

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For many years women and men alike, have danced, bebopped and just lived their lives, to the ever popular song by the award winning Gloria Gaynor; “I will Survive”. To this day, from all across American and beyond, many are still doing more of the same and actual, the song is considered an anthem of sorts.
“WE WILL SURVIVE” is an inspiring collection of forty true stories from individuals who have found comfort, hope, and encouragement through the power of one song - Gloria Gaynor's 1970's hit "I Will Survive". This is iconic singer and her song has impacted a countless number of fans over the years. Gaynor has collected these stories and testimonies from people from all walks of life to reveal how music touched their lives in thousands of unique ways.

Gaynor called on Co-author Sue Carswell to assist with “WE WILL SURVIVE”. Carswell is author of Faded Pictures from My Backyard (Ballantine), and is a reporter-researcher at Vanity Fair and has ghostwritten numerous books. She is a former executive and senior editor at Random House Inc. and Simon and Schuster, a former story producer for Good Morning America, and correspondent for People Magazine.

The legendary Grammy Award-winning singer also released her first Gospel CD “WE WILL SURVIVE” November 26. This companion CD consists of passionate ballads, contemporary gospel tracks, an "I Will Survive" Remix, and a special appearance by American Idol finalist Melinda Doolittle.

Through her new book and companion CD, Gaynor shares her fervent love of life, her faith and her enduring love for the song that has become the soundtrack of a million lives. Both the CD and the Book “WE WILL SURVIVE” are available at and iTunes.

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*Be sure to Watch Gloria Gaynor on the *Fox and Friends Wednesday, Dec 11*
Check your area for station listings
Gloria Gaynor Tour Dates:
Dec 7 Santiago, Chile Monticello Grand Casino
Dec 12 Nashville, TN Media Tour
Dec 13 Madisonville, KY Glema Mahr Center for the Arts
Dec 14 Miami, FL Fontainebleau Hotel
Dec 25 Frankfurt, Germany U.S. Army



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