Whoopi is celebrating her birthday Nov. 13 on "The View"
Whoopi Golberg will be celebrating her birthday today (Wednesday, November 13th) on "The View" with a special segment called "Whoopi's Favorite Things. She will also be joined by movie star Hugh Jackman. Her birthday musical performance will come from none other than Ashford and Simpson's Valerie Simpson with Paul Shaffer.
Goldberg's co-hosts are Joy Behar, Sunny Hostin, Meghan McCain and Abby Hunstman.
The View, which is celebrating season 22, airs 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. EDT on ABC.
Scheduled guests for the week of NOV. 13–16 are as follows (subject to change):
Tuesday, Nov. 13 – “The View” celebrates Whoopi Goldberg’s bi
Sony has finished up its acquisition of EMI Music Publishing. The news was discovered in a filing with the SEC Wednesday. The merger is expected to give Sony nearly $1.3 billion in revenue.
News of the deal comes about three weeks after the EU Commission gave the deal regulatory approval.
However, back in 2012, Sony and other investors acquired EMI Music Publishing for $2.2 billion dollars. To finish the outright ownership deal that was valued at $4.75 billion dollars, Sony paid about $2.3 billion to buy out the other investor groups.
To get the deal done, Sony paid $287.5 million to the Jackson estate for its nearly 10 percent share. Sony also agreed to assume $1.359 billion in debt. According to the SEC filing,