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9/20/20-Steve Nicks' Regret

Source: music-news.com Stevie Nicks: 'Losing Ruth Bader Ginsburg is like losing my mother' Stevie Nicks has lamented that she never got to "stand in (the) grace" of iconic U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg following her death. The 87-year-old judge, a champion of gender equality and women’s rights, who lost her battle with pancreatic cancer at her home in Washington, D.C., on Friday, and the Fleetwood Mac front woman […]

todaySeptember 20, 2020

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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 words are being stolen to promote his hate message and intolerance," Africa Brown told CNN's Don Lemon on "CNN Tonight." "And it's absolutely wrong." The song tells the story of a woman who takes in a frozen snake […]

todayFebruary 27, 2018

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6/1/17-Ringo's 77th: Peace

Ringo Starr will turn 77 on July 7 and, for the tenth straight year, he wants to bring people together in the name of “Peace and Love”. The tradition started in 2008 in Chicago when Ringo gathered fans for a short ceremony. He has since taken it to New York, Hamburg, Nashville and, for the last three years, in Los Angeles at the Capitol Records Tower. Once again, Ringo is […]

todayJune 1, 2017

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Chapter 21: The Osmond Family

In the history of the rock era, no other recording artists have earned as many gold records in one year as the Osmond family. Not even the Beatles were able to receive eleven gold award certificates in one year, but the Osmonds and solo teen idol Donny Osmond still hold that record today. The year was 1971. It began with their first #1 record "One Bad Apple," a song that […]

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Chapter 20: The Partridge Family

Of all the television shows that aired during the 1970s, the one that most represents the Lost decade is The Partridge Family. Who would have believed that a program about a mother who drives a multi-colored bus with her rock'n'roll singing family would become a hit and create a slew of Top 40 records and platinum albums? Many young adults of today might remember bringing a Partridge Family lunch box […]

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Chapter 11: Barry White

There were many elements of the seventies that introduced teenagers to the wild world of sex. Looking back at the period, most men will recall Farrah Fawcett's mega-selling poster, "The Bionic Woman," halter tops, and Marcia Brady. Women fondly remember Shaun Cassidy, Erik Estrada, chokers, and Keith Partridge. Add to this the sexy, soulful, seductive bass voice of Barry White and the picture is complete. The music of Barry White […]

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9/2/16-Apollonia on missing Prince

Prince's former lover and Purple Rain co-star Apollonia Kotero is suffering from a broken heart following the singer's death. Apollonia, who briefly dated Prince in the 1980s, wasn't ready to open up about her time with late singer when he passed away of an accidental drug overdose in April, but now she has taken to Facebook to write an open letter to her late friend and mentor detailing how she […]

todaySeptember 2, 2016

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5/20/15-Elton John The Musical!

Sir Elton John's life is set to become a musical. The hit maker is already behind two of the world's biggest stage shows; "The Lion King" and "Billy Elliot." And now it seems it's not just his writing skills that theater producers will make a hit production, but his life story too. A movie version of Elton's rise to fame is already in production, with Tom Hardy taking on the […]

todayMay 20, 2015

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5/1/15-Ben E. King Passes away

Singer Ben E. King, whose classic hit "Stand By Me" became an enduring testament of love and devotion for generations of listeners, has died. King died Thursday in New Jersey, his booking agent, Randy Irwin, told CNN. He was 76. Born in North Carolina, King first found success as an original member of the Drifters, the doo-wop group famous for such hits as "Save the Last Dance for Me." But […]

todayMay 1, 2015

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