Meat Loaf

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1/21/22-Meat Loaf dies

Hear Meat Loaf on "The Lost 45s."   (CNN) Meat Loaf, the larger-than-life singer whose bombastic rock opera "Bat Out of Hell" is one of the best-selling albums of all time, has died at age 74. "Our hearts are broken to announce that the incomparable Meat Loaf passed away tonight with his wife Deborah by his side," the statement said. "Daughters Pearl and Amanda and close friends have been with […]

todayJanuary 21, 2022


4/20/21-Jim Steinman Dead

Source: Jim Steinman, co-creator of power ballads and orchestral-style rock by such artists as Meat Loaf and Bonnie Tyler, has died. Steinman was a composer, lyricist and record producer whose work with Meat Loaf on the 1977 album Bat Out of Hell catapulted the motorcycle-loving singer to stardom. The Connecticut State Medical Examiner's office confirmed Steinman's death to NPR. He was 73. Steinman's brother told the Associated Press he […]

todayApril 20, 2021


1/14/20-Meat Loaf lawsuit

Meat Loaf is suing a hotel over a fall that left him hospitalized for 42 days. The 72-year-old singer and his wife Deborah Lee Gillespie have taken legal action against Hyatt Regency at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, where he took a tumble in May 2019 while preparing to speak at a Q&A session during Texas Frightmare Weekend. In the complaint, the 'Bat Out Of Hell' star "put his foot down […]

todayJanuary 14, 2020


5/9/17-Meat Loaf angry at Sony

Meat Loaf’s classic ‘Bat Out Of Hell’ is about to be reissued and Meat Loaf and Jim Steinman are furious about it. Meat Loaf has taken to his social media pages to slag off Sony for not paying him or Jim Steinman royalties on the record for decades. He says that while Sony admits to selling over 44 million copies of ‘Bat Out Of Hell’, he has earned “pennies” from […]

todayMay 9, 2017


6/17/16-Meat Loaf collapses

Meat Loaf collapsed on stage during a concert in Edmonton, Canada, on Thursday night. The 68-year-old musician, real name Marvin Lee Aday, was performing arguably his biggest hit "I'd Do Anything for Love" at the Jubilee Auditorium when he keeled over. Video from the concert shows the singer laying motionless on the stage after appearing to have lost consciousness as several of his band members and crew rush to the […]

todayJune 17, 2016


9/4/15-Meatloaf spitting blood

Meat Loaf can't understand why people have been hostile since he sang through a vocal haemorrhage. The American musician is famous the world over thanks to his powerful voice, producing hits such as "Two out of Three Ain't Bad" and "Paradise by the Dashboard Lights;" but having such impressive singing skills hasn't been without its problems. "Yeah, when you're 26, your voice has a certain timbre. When you're 68, your […]

todaySeptember 4, 2015


5/7/15-Meat Loaf cancels tour

Meat Loaf has been forced to cancel his entire 2015 Summer Tour due to an unspecified medical condition. There has been no formal announcement from the singer's management but many of the venues on the tour have been informed of the cancellation including the Illinois State Fair in Springfield, IL (August 19) and River Edge Park in Aurora, IL (August 23). All tour dates have been removed from Meat Loaf's […]

todayMay 7, 2015


2/9/15-Meat Loaf on music biz

Meat Loaf doesn't hold out much hope for the artists of today lasting very long in music. The veteran performer is known for his powerhouse anthems, like "Two out of Three Ain't Bad" and "I'd Do Anything for Love (But I Won't Do That)," and first took the charts by storm in the early 70s. His popularity has endured over the years but Meat Loaf, real name Marvin Lee Aday, […]

todayFebruary 10, 2015


5/1/13- Meat Loaf's fit rocker envy

Meat Loaf is jealous of Bruce Springsteen because he can still slide across the stage on his knees. The 65-year-old singer is currently on his "Last at Bat Tour," which is being billed as a farewell series of shows. Meat Loaf has claimed previous tours would be his last, but this time around he is adamant he won't be returning to the stage. As much as he loves performing for […]

todayMay 1, 2013