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9/2/23-Jimmy Buffett dies

By MARK KENNEDY Updated 9:55 AM EDT, September 2, 2023 NEW YORK (AP) — Singer-songwriter Jimmy Buffett, who popularized beach bum soft rock with the escapist Caribbean-flavored song “Margaritaville” and turned that celebration of loafing into a billion-dollar empire of restaurants, resorts and frozen concoctions, has died. He was 76. “Jimmy passed away peacefully on the night of September 1st surrounded by his family, friends, music and dogs,” a statement […]

todaySeptember 2, 2023

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8/31/23-ABBA News: Agnetha’s new single!

Trusted Source: CNN Agnetha Fältskog of legendary Swedish pop group ABBA has relaunched her solo career with a new single. “So… where do we go from here? – World Premiere of ‘Where Do We Go From Here?’ on @bbcradio2 with @zoetheball – Tune in on Thursday 31st August from 8:30am (BST),” wrote the singer in a post on a newly-created Instagram page. Speaking with BBC Radio 2 host Zoe Ball […]

todayAugust 31, 2023

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8/29/23-Sir Cliff Richard: 65 years in music!

Source: music-news.com Sir Cliff Richard is releasing a new orchestral album of his greatest hits to celebrate his 65 years in the music industry. The 82-year-old singer will release ‘Cliff with Strings – My Kinda Life’ on November 3 and the LP will contain his most popular songs and favorite tracks reworked with arrangements by Chris Walden. From his debut number one single 'Living Doll', released in 1959, as well […]

todayAugust 29, 2023

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8/20/23-Queen Song not woke?

Source: music-news.com 'Woke gone mad': Fat Bottomed Girls dropped from Queen's new Greatest Hits collection 'Fat Bottomed Girls' has been dropped from Queen's new Greatest Hits collection. The 1978 song, written by guitarist Brian May, celebrates a young man's appreciation for fuller-figured women but appears to be the latest victim of cancel culture. The track - which features lyrics such as 'fat bottomed girls, you make the rockin' world go […]

todayAugust 20, 2023

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8/19/23-Dolly Parton reunites Beatles!

Trusted Source: CNN Only country music icon Dolly Parton can manage to get Beatles legends Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr together to record a new rendition of one of their band’s most iconic songs. Parton debuted a cover of the hit 1970 Beatles ballad “Let It Be” on Thursday as the latest single from her upcoming rock album “Rockstar,” and the track features both McCartney and Starr. “I was so […]

todayAugust 19, 2023

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8/15/23-David LaFlamme of It’s a Beautiful Day Dies

  Listen to David LaFlamme say hello on "The Lost 45s"show  on our interview page! Trusted Source: Washington Post David LaFlamme, violin innovator of 1960s with ‘White Bird,’ dies at 82 By Brian Murphy Updated August 11, 2023 at 12:19 p.m. EDT|Published August 10, 2023 at 5:27 p.m. EDT David LaFlamme, whose electric violin helped introduce a new sound to San Francisco’s music scene in the 1960s and shaped one […]

todayAugust 15, 2023

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8/10/23-Robbie Robertson/Band dies

Source: CNN Robbie Robertson, five-time Grammy nominee and celebrated songwriter, singer, guitarist and film composer, has died, according to an announcement sent from his publicity agency Costa Communications, Inc. to CNN. He was 80 and died after a long illness. In a statement, Robertson’s manager of 34 years, Jared Levine, said “Robbie was surrounded by his family at the time of his death, including his wife, Janet, his ex-wife, Dominique, […]

todayAugust 10, 2023

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8/3/23-Rick Springfield at 73

Source: music-news.com Rick Springfield, 73, insists he's still sexy because of his daily exercise and pescatarian diet Rick Springfield works out "every day" and follows a pescatarian diet to maintain his "sex symbol" status at 73. The sex-obsessed 'Jessie's Girl' singer tried going vegan but admitted it made him look like "hell", so he decided to add fish back into his diet, and he insists he's never looked better. Asked […]

todayAugust 3, 2023

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7/29/23-George Michael Post Wham

George Michael was worried about Wham! "overshadowing" his solo career, according to Andrew Ridgeley. The school mates former the pop duo in the 1980s and scored a string of huge hits including 'Club Tropicana' and 'Careless Whisper' before George walked away in 1986 to become a solo singing star - and now Andrew has revealed they had an unspoken agreement not to promote Wham! in case it hindered his pal's […]

todayJuly 29, 2023

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