4/14/17-Yvonne Staples dies

4/14/17-Yvonne Staples dies

Yvonne Staples, whose voice and business acumen powered the success of the Staple Singers, her family’s hit-making gospel group that topped the charts in the early 1970s with the song “I’ll Take You ...

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4/10/18-Buckingham leaves Mac

4/10/18-Buckingham leaves Mac

Guitarist Lindsey Buckingham is leaving Fleetwood Mac. Buckingham, who started playing with the band in 1975, embarked on a 10-year hiatus in 1987 before returning to ring in the new century. The rocker ...

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4/2/18-Advocate article!

4/2/18-Advocate article!

Radio DJ Barry Scott is committed to keeping more of the notable 1970s and 80s recording artists’ songs heard during an era of tight playlists. He coined the phrase “The Lost 45s” in 1981 while a freshman ...

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3/24/18-McCartney & Lennon & guns

3/24/18-McCartney & Lennon & guns

(CNN) Paul McCartney attended the March for Our Lives in New York on Saturday, telling CNN the cause was important to him because he lost John Lennon to gun violence. Wearing a shirt that said, "We can end ...

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3/21/18-Tina forgives Ike

3/21/18-Tina forgives Ike

Tina Turner has forgiven her abusive ex for the beatings and the violence he subjected her to when they were married. The soul great left her band mate and partner Ike Turner after years of torment and ...

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3/17/18-Aretha ill

3/17/18-Aretha ill

Aretha Franklin's health is a concern again after the soul legend pulled out of shows for the next two months under doctor's orders. The Queen of Soul will not be performing on her 76th birthday, at the ...

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3/14/18-Lionel Richie vs. MJs pets

3/14/18-Lionel Richie vs. MJs pets

Lionel Richie had to deal with a lot of zany animal encounters while writing charity anthem "We Are the World" at Michael Jackson's house. The musicians penned the track at Michael's home in Encino, ...

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3/4/18-Dolly & 9 to 5 Reboot?

3/4/18-Dolly & 9 to 5 Reboot?

Dolly Parton can't wait to bring her larger than life 9 to 5 character Doralee Rhodes back to the big screen in a new movie Rashida Jones is developing. The country singer will return along with her ...

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2/27/18-Trump vs. “The Snake”

2/27/18-Trump vs. “The Snake”

(CNN) The daughters of the late singer-songwriter Oscar Brown Jr. said Monday that President Donald Trump is twisting the lyrics of their father's song titled, "The Snake" for politics. "Oscar Brown Jr.'s ...

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2/26/18-Madonna Momager!

2/26/18-Madonna Momager!

Madonna is reportedly planning to turn "momager" to help her children find fame. The 59-year-old singer, who moved her family to Portugal last year (17) to aid son David's aim of becoming a footballer, is ...

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