5/15/13- Aretha cancels shows

todayMay 15, 2013


Queen of Soul
Aretha Franklin has been told by her doctors to cancel her remaining shows for May. In a situation reminiscent of late-2010, no information on her medical condition has been released to the media. Previously, in October of that year, Franklin started cancelling shows leading to prayer vigils, surgery and conjecture that she was suffering from cancer (later denied). She eventually cancelled six months worth of appearances.
The cancelled dates are a May 20 appearance with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and a May 26 show at the Foxwoods Resort and Casino in Connecticut. According to a press release, the singer will be receiving treatment during that time.

Written by: Barry Scott

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5/12/13- Annie Lennox, Willie & Carole!

More than 1,050 graduates from 60 countries ' the college's largest-ever graduating class ' received degrees today at Boston's Berklee's 2013 commencement. Berklee president Roger H. Brown presented honorary doctor of music degrees to music legends Carole King, Willie Nelson and Annie Lennox all multiple Grammy Award-winners, among their many accolades. Lennox delivered the commencement address to the graduating class and an estimated audience of more than 4,000 guests at the Agganis Arena.

todayMay 12, 2013

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