6/28/14-R&B Legend Bobby Womack Dies

6/28/14-R&B Legend Bobby Womack Dies

Bobby Womack, one of the legends of soul and a guest on "The Lost 45s,"  has died at age 70. At this stage Womack's cause of death has not been announced although in March he revealed he was suffering from ...

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9/17/13- Barry White gets Hollywood Star

9/17/13- Barry White gets Hollywood Star

R&B legend and frequent "Lost 45" guest Barry White was posthumously awarded the 2,506th star in the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Friday. What took them so long? Motown founder Berry Gordy spoke on ...

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1/6/13-Bobby Womack has Alzheimer’s

1/6/13-Bobby Womack has Alzheimer’s

R&B legend and "Lost 45s" guest Bobby Womack has announced that he was suffering from the early stages of Alzheimer's Disease, saying 'It's not bad yet but will get worse.' He issued a statement ...

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11/10/12 – Major Harris Passes

11/10/12 – Major Harris Passes

Former Delfonics singer Major Harris died in Richmond. He was 65 years old. The R&B, soul singer left the Delfonics in 1974 to go solo and record his hit 1975 song "Love Won't Let Me Wait." Before ...

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10/3/12 – R. B. Greaves dead

10/3/12 – R. B. Greaves dead

R. B. Greaves, an R&B singer whose 1969 hit "Take a Letter, Maria" reached No. 2 on the Billboard pop chart, died on Thursday in Los Angeles. He was 68. Mr. Greaves was a nephew of the gospel and soul ...

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5/25/12 – Bobby Womack cancer free!

5/25/12 – Bobby Womack cancer free!

With all the bad news that has been occurring this year, it is great to hear that "Lost 45s" guest Bobby Womack has been declared free of cancer. The R&B great and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member had ...

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1/20/12 – Etta James has died.

1/20/12 – Etta James has died.

Etta James, whose assertive, earthy voice lit up such hits as "The Wallflower," "Something's Got a Hold on Me" and the wedding favorite "At Last," has died, according to her longtime friend and manager, ...

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1/17/12  – Jimmy Castor Dead

1/17/12 – Jimmy Castor Dead

Jimmy Castor, known for his funky and funny hits during the 70s, has died in Las Vegas at age 64. As the leader of the Jimmy Castor Bunch, he topped the charts with such cuts as the humorous "Troglodyte ...

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1/04/12 – Queen of Soul to marry!

1/04/12 – Queen of Soul to marry!

Legendary soul singer and "Lost 45s" guest Aretha Franklin is engaged to her "longtime friend and confidant," William 'Willie' Wilkerson, Franklin's spokeswoman said in a statement. The "forever friends" ...

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12/17/11 – Etta James Seriously ill

12/17/11 – Etta James Seriously ill

Etta James has been battling health issues, but the "At Last" singer's manager and friend Lupe De Leon tells CNN that she's now terminally ill. “Etta James is at the last stages of her terminal illness," ...

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