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Earth Wind & Fire, Ryan Phillippe – Celebrity News

THAT’S RIGHT, FOLKS … Multi-platinum, multi-award-winning super group Earth Wind & Fire returns Saturday, Aug. 3, to Blaisdell

Arena, and Sunday, Aug. 4, at MACC’s A&B Amphitheater. Lots of excitement in the air for this show – the phones are ringing off the hook! I’m looking forward to seeing this stellar act hit the stage once again for another unforgettable performance. Tickets are on sale now at the Blaisdell box office and all Ticketmaster outlets, including Walmart. Order online at …

Spotted: Actor Ryan Phillippe and girlfriend Paulina Slagter sipping tropical beverages while strolling along the beach near the Grand Wailea … Baseball free agent Brian Wilson is relaxing here while recovering from his second Tommy John surgery … while fans speculate on his next career move, Wilson seems content to kick back and grow his beard …

Congratulations to newly engaged TV stars Natalie Zea and Travis Schuldt after a decade together … They met in 2003 while co-starring in the soap opera Passions … Schuldt popped the question on Kauai …

This week in 1959: Johnny Cash and the Tennessee Two make their Hawaii debut, performing for two nights at the Waikiki Shell as part of the entertainment at the 50th State Fair.

Johnny’s set includes Big River, Ballad Of A Teenage Queen, Guess Things Happen That Way, Folsom Prison Blues and I Walk The Line. Tickets cost $1.50, $1 and 75 cents. Fun fact: The United States Postal Service has just honored Johnny with the release of this Johnny Cash stamp. Get ‘em while they last at your nearest post office …

And the No. 1 record (for the eighth week in a row!) is The Battle of New Orleans by Johnny Horton

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