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Melissa Etheridge wrote a love song to Alex

Melissa Etheridge is a Chiefs fan. If you’re on Twitter, I’m sure you’ve seen her tweeting about the Chiefs. She even follows me on Twitter!<p>She was …

Melissa Etheridge, a Kansas 'Hippie' Girl Who Begged to Play Guitar

Melissa Etheridge, 55, is a Grammy- and Oscar-winning singer-songwriter and guitarist. Her latest album is “Memphis Rock and Soul” (Stax/Concord). She spoke with Marc Myers.<p>I grew up in Leavenworth, Kan., a part of the country where people didn’t talk much about their feelings in the ’60s. …

Melissa Etheridge smokes pot with her kids

Melissa Etheridge is trying to change the stigma behind smoking marijuana.<p>“My children have a very clear understanding of cannabis,” the 55-year-old …

Melissa Etheridge Spent Tuesday Morning Busking on a New York City Subway Platform

Tuesday morning, New Yorkers whose commute includes a stop at the Columbus Circle subway station got a surprise treat in the form of an acoustic …

Melissa Etheridge's Pride Message to Her Younger Self: 'Don't Let Fear Guide You'

“I would first say, ‘Don’t worry about your hair. Everyone’s going to relax about their hair, and it’s not going to be an issue.’<p>“Then I would mostly …

Bluesfest Review: Melissa Etheridge sings sweet soul music

Melissa Etheridge / Justin Moore<br>RBC Ottawa Bluesfest<br>Reviewed Friday<p>The marriage of Melissa Etheridge and Memphis soul made for such a perfect union …