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Judith Durham, Australian folk music icon, dies aged 79 | app

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Judith Durham, the Australian folk music icon who rose to worldwide fame as the lead singer of The Seekers, has died. She was 79 years old. Durham died Friday night at Alfred Hospital in Melbourne after suffering complications from a long-standing lung condition, Universal Music Australia and Musicoast said in a […]

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Remembering Vail Music Icon Tony G

Vail Jazz Foundation image of “Tony G” Gulizia. Jack Affleck/Courtesy Image In Vail, the name Tony G is synonymous with jazz music, but for the man himself, who passed away peacefully on Saturday, a look back at the Vail years could evoke stronger associations with his other passions, like family, fishing and the manufacture of […]

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Elvis visually captures music icon in Baz Luhrmann’s long-awaited film

Elvis has arrived. And it’s not your usual biopic. It’s more about the essence of Elvis. Not on life as we hoped. That means it has nothing to do with those biopics about pop stars like Rocketman (Elton John) or Bohemian Rhapsody (Freddy Mercury and Queen) or even Great Balls of Fire (Jerry Lee Lewis). […]

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Scottish music icon Lulu will share her life story and career in showbiz at Parr Hall in 2023

Award-winning singer and international icon Lulu will share her behind-the-scenes stories of her rise to the top of the music industry and her collaboration with some of pop’s biggest names. Described as a “unique insight” into the star’s incredible life and experiences with the world’s musical legends, “Lulu – For The Record” premieres at Parr […]

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REVERED MUSIC ICON-NELLY CELEBRATES 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF LEGENDARY NELLYVILLE LP WITH FIRST VINYL RELEASE ON JULY 29

URBAN LEGENDS UNVEILS DELUXE EDITION WITH FOUR NEW TRACKS LOS ANGELES, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Two decades ago today, nelly unveiled their legendary second full album, Nellyvilleon June 25, 2002. Twenty years later, the Saint LouisThe GRAMMY® Award-winning hip-hop icon, actor, producer and philanthropist presents the album on vinyl for the very first time […]

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The local “delegation” finds the music icon

June 22, 2022 Surry Community College recently announced the 2022 Spring Semester President’s List. Students who qualify for the President’s List must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours of college-level coursework and maintain a 3.8 semester grade point average with no final grade below “C”. Students on the President’s list receive a […]

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Piers Morgan defends music icon Paul McCartney amid criticism

Outspoken TV presenter Piers Morgan, who usually elicits reactions with his critics, voiced his support for music icon Paul McCartney after the Glastonbury set was criticized for not having “enough success of the Beatles”. The former Good Morning Britain presenter, who shows no mercy for a world famous personality, took it upon himself to defend […]

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World Renowned Music Icon DJ Whoo Kid Signs Deal With NFT Drop, LLC

DJ Whoo Kid leverages blockchain technology to create NFT collections and digital wearables to generate new revenue streams with fans. The world-renowned DJ has signed a deal with NFT Drop, LLC that focuses on tangible NFT memorabilia. Whoo Kid will launch their new NEO NEO apparel and jewelry line as NFT metaverse wearables as well […]

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Pop music icon Britney Spears quits Instagram again

Pop music icon Britney Spears is quitting Instagram again without warning. While some may think it’s to celebrate her recent marriage in private, the truth is darker than that. Anyone who has followed Spears over the past few years has all noticed one thing. His messages sometimes read as a bit “maniacal”. That’s not to […]

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Bill Laswell fans rally to help the evicted music icon save his NJ studio

WEST ORANGE, NJ – A legendary musician and producer who moved his studio to New Jersey after being kicked out of “rapidly gentrifying” Brooklyn in the late 1990s needs a helping hand, his supporters say . According to a GoFundMe campaign, Bill Laswell – who runs Orange Music in West Orange – is trying to […]

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A Day of Big Announcements by Post Malone; Music icon says he’s got a new baby girl, engaged, who’s hosting a concert in Salt Lake City

Rapper Post Malone arrives for the 47th Annual American Music Awards on November 24, 2019. Malone takes the place of Travis Scott at the Day N Vegas festival. File photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, June 13, 2022 (Gephardt Daily) — Monday was a big day for music icon Post Malone. The rapper/singer/songwriter/entrepreneur […]

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Fans of country music icon Toby Keith are praying for him amid heartbreaking cancer diagnosis

June 13, 2022 – 10:37 BST Melanie Macleod County musician Toby Keith shared he was diagnosed with stomach cancer in an emotional Instagram post Country music star Toby Keith took to Instagram to let his devoted fans know he had been diagnosed with stomach cancer. MORE: Tim McGraw reveals he was concussed by […]

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Judge rejects request to dismiss country music icon Billy Joe Shaver’s handwritten will

WACO, Texas (KWTX) – A McLennan County judge has denied a request by Texas music legend Willie Nelson’s nephew to dismiss a 2003 will from Billy Joe Shaver that purports to leave the songwriting icon’s estate to Shaver’s nephew . County Court Judge Vik Deivanayagam’s ruling denying a motion for summary judgment from Fred Fletcher […]

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Dallas Black Dance Theater’s Big Dance to Celebrate Country Music Icon Charley Pride – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Charley Pride’s career spanned decades, with some of the biggest hits coming in the 1970s. Even today, Pride’s contribution to American music and history has lasted well beyond his lifetime. “His shows were never boring because they were never the same,” Rozene Pride said in a rare TV interview with NBC 5. “We never knew […]

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Music icon HERBIE HANCOCK visits Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club for four historic performances June 14-15 | New

Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club Presents NEA Jazz Master, 14x-GRAMMY® Award-Winner & 34x-GRAMMY® Award Pianist & Composer HERBIE HANCOCK on June 14 & 15 to 7 and 9:30 p.m. Music icon Herbie Hancock joins Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club’s 2022 show schedule, which includes 7 NEA Jazz Masters, 33 GRAMMY® Award-winning artists, 32 Blues Music […]

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Music icon HERBIE HANCOCK visits Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club for four landmark performances June 14-15

Herbie Hancock at Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club “I am thrilled to finally be able to make it to Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club,” Hancock said in a statement. “It’s extremely important to me that venues like Jimmy’s continue to exist around the world.” PORTSMOUTH, NH (PRWEB) May 25, 2022 Music icon HERBIE HANCOCK […]

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Handwritten letter will further complicate dispute over country music icon Billy Joe Shaver’s estate

WACO, TX (KWTX) – Country songwriting icon Billy Joe Shaver, the self-proclaimed “old lump of coal,” predicted in one of his most popular songs that “I’ll be a diamond someday.” It remains unclear if Shaver, an enduring follower of Texas music’s outlaw mystique, ever achieved the glowing “perfect pure blue” status he hoped for. However, […]

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Greek music icon Vaangelis dies | India is blooming

Los Angeles (Reuters) – Greek music composer Vangelis, known for creating iconic film themes for Chariots of Fire and Blade Runner, has died, media said on Friday. He was 79 years old. Paying tribute, Lord Puttnam, who produced the film Chariots of Fire, told the BBC that Vangelis had created “a new musical landscape”. American […]

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Portugal The Man Covers Sublime’s Iconic Track “Santeria” For Amazon Music

Multi-platinum, GRAMMY Award-winning rock band Portugal Man has released a brand new Amazon Original cover of Sublime’s quintessential classic, “Santeria.” Featured on Amazon Music’s recently launched Alternative Hits playlist, the new cover finds Portugal the man Zoe Manville taking over the lead vocals for the track, which Portugal the Man turned into a laconic power […]

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Music icon Rihanna gives birth to her first child with boyfriend A$AP Rocky as her gender is revealed

Rihanna has given birth to her and boyfriend A$AP Rocky’s first child. The star couple have become proud parents, to the delight of fans – according to the American site TMZ. The couple made the surprising announcement that Rihanna was expecting in January. Fans were thrilled with the news and desperate to find out as […]

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Legendary music icon and Oscar-winning composer dies aged 79

Vangelis, the legendary Greek Oscar-winning composer and music icon, has died aged 79 Legendary Oscar-winning composer and world-renowned music icon Vangelis was confirmed by his representatives to have passed away today, Thursday May 19. No cause of death has been revealed for the 79-year-old Greek national, who is believed to have died in a French […]

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Disney Original Documentary and Disney+ Announce Upcoming Feature Documentary About Music Icon, Global Legend and Hit Artist Elton John

BURBANK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Disney Original Documentary and Disney+ today announced the feature-length documentary GOODBYE YELLOW BRICK ROAD: ELTON JOHN’S FINAL PERFORMANCES AND THE YEARS THAT MADE HIS LEGEND. From Oscar-nominated RJ Cutler and filmmaker David Furnish, the documentary will serve as the official feature film on Elton John, consisting of never-before-seen concert footage of him over […]

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AR Rahman’s “The Musk” was screened at the event; the music icon shares photos of the premiere

Indian composer AR Rahman’s VR film Musk finally premiered at the 75th Cannes Film Festival on May 17, 2022. The film was screened exclusively at Cannes XR in conjunction with the Marché du Film. The Cannes XR program of the Cannes Film Market is an event dedicated to immersive technologies and cinematic content. AR Rahman […]

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Mary J. Blige Gives God Credit for Winning Billboard Music Icon Award

Icon Award recipient Mary J. Blige delivers her acceptance speech live at the 2022 Billboard Music Awards, May 15, 2022 | YouTube: Screenshot/NBC Grammy Award-winning singer Mary J. Blige received the Icon Award at the 2022 Billboard Awards on Sunday and thanked God for helping her channel the pain of her life into her music. […]

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Country music ‘icon and legend’ Naomi Judd commemorated in Nashville

Ashley and Wynonna Judd. Photo: George Walker IV/The Tennessean/USA Today Network Naomi Judd’s extraordinary legacy was celebrated Sunday night at a moving memorial service at the Ryman Auditorium. Driving the news: Emmylou Harris, Brad Paisley and Little Big Town were on hand to perform. Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon and Bette Midler shared video messages. But […]

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Janet Jackson presents Mary J. Blige with Billboard Music’s Icon Award

Janet Jackson made a surprise appearance at Sunday’s Billboard Music Awards to present Mary J. Blige with the Icon Award. A variety of artists – including Queen Latifah, Missy Elliott and HER – sent their congratulations to the groundbreaking R&B singer in a montage accompanying the segment. “Mary J. Blige represents truth. Her work has […]

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YouTube introduces a new YouTube Music icon in its main app

This new YouTube Music button appears in the upper right corner of the video window and is before the autoplay icon. Tap it to open the same song you’re listening to in the main YouTube app on YouTube Music. Youtube introduces a new way to play your lyrics videos in youtube music when you initially […]

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Country music icon and ‘Urban Cowboy’ inspiration Mickey Gilley dies at 86

Mickey Gilley – the country music star who “brought the world to Pasadena”, Texas – has died aged 86. Gilley had just come off the road, “his favorite place, having played 10 shows in April”, according to his publicist. “He passed away peacefully with his family and close friends by his side,” a statement read. […]

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Friends remember country music icon Mickey Gilley

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) – Country music icon Mickey Gilley was more than a hitmaker. He played a vital role in bringing the style of country music to a wider audience than ever before. Gilley died this weekend at age 86. Now Gilley’s friends are talking about how he made that impact. Many downtown visitors have […]

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OUTLOOK: Country music icon Patsy Cline comes to life at the Parkside Playhouse Theater – The Vicksburg Post

Letter writing has become a dying art, with email and text messaging becoming the preferred means of communication. That wasn’t the case, however, in 1961 when country music icon Patsy Cline began exchanging letters with a woman she met at a Texas bar. Cline and Louise Seger, who was a fan, became friends after the […]

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Country music icon Mickey Gilley dies at 86

05-07-2022 Photo courtesy 2911 Media (2911 Media) Country music hitmaker and Academy of Country Music Award winner Mickey Gilley has died at age 86 in Branson, Mo., following a recent hospitalization. Born in Natchez, Mississippi, Gilley was exposed to music at an early age and pursued a career in music following in the footsteps of […]

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Country music icon and local legend Mickey Gilley has died aged 86

A local country music icon has passed away. Mickey Gilley, the artist whose career spanned more than 50 years, died surrounded by his family, according to Pasadena Mayor Jeff Wagner. He was 86 years old. Born in 1936 in Natchez, Mississippi, to a famous family that included iconic cousins ​​Jerry Lee Lewis and Jimmy Swaggart, […]

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Country music icon and Gilley co-founder Mickey Gilley has died

A country music icon has passed away. Mickey Gilley, the singer-songwriter whose career spanned more than 50 years, died surrounded by his family, according to Pasadena Mayor Jeff Wagner. He was 86 years old. Born in 1936 in Natchez, Mississippi, to a famous family that included iconic cousins ​​Jerry Lee Lewis and Jimmy Swaggart, Gilley […]

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“Beautiful Scars” unpacks the discovery of his identity by a music icon

In 2014, at age 53, Tom Wilson, a singer-songwriter from Hamilton, Ontario with a stack of gold records and stories galore, discovered by chance that he had been adopted. Shortly after, he learns that his biological parents are Mohawks from the community of Kahnawake, just outside of Montreal. For legions of fans familiar with Wilson’s […]

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Music icon Stevie Wonder endorses Eric Strong for LA County Sheriff

Former Mayor of Lancaster, Bishop Henry Hearns, Lt. Eric Strong and Stevie Wonder. (Photo by AJ Calloway.) Lt. Eric Strong’s Campaign for Sheriff held a fundraiser with Stevie Wonder this week. The event took place at glamorous Santa Monica restaurant La Conde, which promotes gold-leaf plated Wagyu steaks and mixology concoctions served in IV bags […]

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Country music icon Vince Gill announces Ryman Auditorium residency for the venue’s 130th anniversary, with special guest Wendy Moten

Vince Gill admires Roy Acuff’s violin. (Country Music Hall of Fame Museum) NASHVILLE (CelebrityAccess) – The landmark and historic Ryman Auditorium has announced a four-night residency featuring the Grammy Award-winning Country Music Hall of Famer Vince Gill with special guest Wendy Moten. The residence will help the […]

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Maren Morris didn’t realize Dolly Parton was a country music icon at first

When Maren Morris think of the pop culture that shaped it, the first thing that comes to mind is Steel Magnolias. The beloved 1989 film sticks with the “Circles Around This Town” singer because her mother is a hairdresser, she recently explained. Steel Magnolias tells of “a young beautician, newly arrived in small town Louisiana, […]

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Radio legend Karl Shannon remembers his friend and country music icon Naomi Judd

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) – It’s a voice you recognize before you see its face. “I met The Judds in the early ’80s after they had their first hit, ‘Mama He’s Crazy’. And both of us from Kentucky, we just struck up a friendship,” said Karl Shannon of Hank 105 ,5. With nearly 50 years in […]

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BREAKING: Country music icon Naomi Judd dies at 76

Naomi Judd, country singer and one half of hit country duo The Judds, has died aged 76. Judd’s second daughter, Ashley, confirmed the news in a tweet on Saturday afternoon. Today we sisters experienced a tragedy. We lost our mother-in-law to mental illness. We are broken. We navigate deep mourning and know that as we […]

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NC Music Icon’s Handgun Returned Over 43 Years After Theft

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Forty-three years is a long time to wait to recover stolen property, but that’s how long it took for a Madison County music legend. On April 15, Sheriff Buddy Harwood presented Bobby Hicks with the gun that Hicks had lost in 1978 in Greensboro. Hicks is a Marshall resident and former […]

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Naomi Judd, country music icon, Williamson resident, dies at 76 | Franklin homepage

Country music icon and Williamson County resident Naomi Judd has died at the age of 76. Judd’s daughters, Ashley and Wynonna Judd, announced their mother’s death in a statement to The Associated Press on Saturday, April 30. “Today we sisters experienced a tragedy. We lost our mother-in-law to mental illness,” the statement read. “We are […]

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After 38 years, TV music icon Jerry Bryant still has big plans to rock

Jerry Bryant Despite health issues and financial setbacks that could have brought down the curtain on anyone else, Chicago TV legend Jerry Bryant isn’t done with “JBTV” yet, the nation’s longest-running music television show. Since 1984, Bryant has been the genial host of the weekly showcase he founded to feature live performances and studio interviews […]

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Soundfly launches new course with Synthwave and electronic music icon Com Truise – The Durango Herald

Com Truise shares his “tight-kept secrets” on creating otherworldly sounds with synths, drum machines and retro production techniques in his very first class BROOKLYN, NY, April 27, 2022 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) – Online music school Soundfly has teamed up with dynamic producer Seth Haley, better known as Com Truise, to launch a new course on creating […]

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Facts About Paul Simon: The Music Icon’s Age, Career, Family & Net Worth Revealed

27 April 2022, 11:57 Paul Simon is widely regarded as one of the most talented songwriters of his generation. Photo: Frank Ockenfels Paul Simon has been one of the most acclaimed songwriters of the past six decades. From his teenage years on the streets of New York to performing on some of the world’s biggest […]

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Soundfly School launches new course with Synthwave and electronic music icon Com Truise

Online music school Soundfly has teamed up with dynamic producer Seth Haley, better known as Com Truise, to launch a new course on creating sci-fi-inspired electronic music. “Com Truise: Mid-Fi Synthwave Slow-Motion Funk” is available today as part of Soundfly’s premium lesson subscription program, where students get unlimited access to a comprehensive library of music […]

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Soundfly launches a new course with Synthwave and electronic music icon Com Truise

BROOKLYN, NY, April 27, 2022 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) – Online music school Soundfly has teamed up with dynamic producer Seth Haley, better known as Com Truise, to release a new course on creating electronic music inspired by science fiction. “Com Truise: Mid-Fi Synthwave Slow-Motion Funk” is available today as part of Soundfly’s premium lesson subscription program, […]

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Meet Malak Husseiny, the rising icon of Egyptian music

Malak Husseiny is a rising singer-songwriter making her mark on the Egyptian music scene. In 2014, she released her first EP “Alter”, which quickly caught the attention of music lovers. Apart from being a musician, she has also been featured in TV shows such as 2021’s “Bimbo”. Husseiny, who is part Lebanese, grew up in […]

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Mary J. Blige to Receive 2022 Billboard Music Icon Award⁠

Mary J. Blige-Getty *Here’s some great news to get your Thursday off to a good start! music legend Mary J. Blige will receive the Icon Award at this year’s Billboard Music Awards! That’s right! It was announced earlier this morning. The ICON award recognizes artists who have achieved excellence on the Billboard Charts and who […]

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Country music icon Alan Jackson will stop in Greenville

GREENVILLE, SC (WSPA) – Country music icon Alan Jackson will make a stopover in Greenville this summer. Last Call: One More for the Road will be Jackson’s first time on stage since revealing a health diagnosis last fall. This tour will bring over 30 years of Alan’s success to stages across America. Here is a […]

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Music icon Chris Blackwell shares how he met Bob Marley, travels

When it comes to rock and roll, 84-year-old London-born Chris Blackwell is a household name. As founder of Island Records, the label he established in Jamaica in 1959 and England in 1962, Blackwell propelled a long list of music icons to fame: Robert Palmer, Melissa Etheridge, The Cranberries , U2, Bob Marley and many more. […]

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Johnson County Celebrates Country Music Icon’s Birthday

WYMT Mountain News Weekend Edition newsletter at 11 p.m. Saturday JOHNSON COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) – Loretta Lynn grew up in Butcher Hollow in the small community of Van Lear in Johnson County. On Saturday, people from across the region gathered at her home to celebrate the country music star’s 90th birthday. Loretta Lynn told the […]

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Music icon Dr Jody Watley celebrates National Library Week

Jody salutes libraries and their role in communities! Jody Watley * Music Icon Jody Watley Party National Library Week and salutes libraries and their role in the community. The theme for National Library Week 2022 (April 3-9) East “Connect to your libraryand promotes the idea that libraries are places to connect to technology using broadband, […]

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1970 interview with music icon Prince aged 11 uncovered

Deep in CBS Minnesota’s video archives lies footage that would prove iconic – once it was unearthed 52 years after it was filmed. In 1970, the station, WCCO, was covering the Minnesota Public School Teachers’ Strike and a reporter interviewed children as teachers picketed. One of these children may seem familiar, as he grew up […]

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We have Ron Paul to thank for music icon Selena?

April 2, 2022Updated: April 2, 2022 9:39 a.m. This is a carousel. Use the Next and Previous buttons to navigate 1of3 Student activists place flyers at banned books in a park across from Seven Lakes High School in Katy on Monday, February 21, 2022. The group will be distributing books to other Katy ISD students. […]

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Eddie Murphy in talks to play funk music icon George Clinton

Actor Eddie Murphy is in early negotiations to try out for the role of musician George Clinton, considered one of the main forces in the evolution of funk music, in a biopic. According to Deadline, Murphy will serve as producer with John Davis and Catherine Davis through their Davis Entertainment banner. The banner ties rights […]

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Minemyer chip | Say goodbye to a local music icon | News

Dean Rumsey will stand with his good friend Gordy Haluska one last time on Friday – to deliver a eulogy for a key figure in the Johnstown music community. Haluska, 66, died Monday after a long battle with glioblastoma. He was diagnosed with a brain tumor last summer. Rumsey expects to meet many people – […]

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Music Icon Jackson Brown To Perform Concert West Of Twin Falls ID

One of the biggest names in the music business has confirmed a performance this summer at Outlaw Field northwest of Twin Falls, Idaho. Legendary musician Jackson Brown is scheduled to perform at Outlaw Field at the Idaho Botanical Garden on September 21, 2022. The venue is located near the grounds of the historic Idaho State […]

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Family and friends will honor music icon Ebenezer Obey at 80

Ebenezer obeys March 26 (THEWILL) – Legendary music icon Ebenezer Obey will soon turn 80. The music icon turns 80 on Sunday, April 3, 2022. Her family, friends and fans are planning big for the birthday party. They are already putting the finishing touches to welcome him and other dignitaries to an exceptional birthday party. […]

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X Japan frontman and Japanese music icon Yoshiki Hayashi raised $9 million for Ukraine with help from fans

LOS ANGELES (KABC) – Yoshiki Hayashi is a music star in Japan and is said to be one of the most influential composers in Japanese history, having sold over 50 million albums worldwide and is the leader of the iconic group X Japan. “I recorded with my band to finish the album, pretty much the […]

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Latin music icon Gloria Trevi announces US tour, visiting over 40 cities including Laredo

Miami, Florida – After kicking off her new tour with six sell shows at the Auditorio Nacional in Mexico City, Latin music icon Gloria Trevi welcomes us for her Isla Divina World Tour 2022. As the main female performer with the most career performances (33) held at the Auditorio Nacional, Gloria Trevi is preparing to […]

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Music icon Van Morrison added to Tanglewood lineup | Berkshire landscapes

LENOX – Van Morrison, the Northern Irish singer-songwriter best known for hits such as “Brown Eyed Girl”, “Moondance” and “Gloria”, is booked for a Tanglewood Popular Artists show on the weekend of the labor Day. Morrison will perform at 7 p.m. Sept. 4 at the Koussevitzky Music Shed, the Boston Symphony Orchestra announced Monday. Van […]

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Music icon George Clinton returns to school in Newark to celebrate his 80th birthday

March 17, 2022, 11:39 p.m.Updated March 18, 2022 By: News 12 Staff Music fans of a certain age will remember the musical sounds of George Clinton – known as the godfather of funk. But some younger people might not know that Clinton is the second most sampled musician in history behind James Brown. Some of […]

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Living music icon Herbie Hancock to perform at Kleinhans Music Hall

Thu 17 March 2022 16:20 Herbie Hancock, legendary pianist and composer, will perform Friday, June 17 at Kleinhans Music Hall for a one-night performance only. Tickets are on sale now, including VIP experiences, and can be purchased at https://kleinhansbuffalo.org/event/herbie-hancock/. For personalized service, call 716-885-5000. A press release explains: “A true icon of modern music, 2013 […]

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The music icon that Dale Earnhardt Jr would like to have on Dale Jr. Download

Over the past few years, former NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr’s show, the Dale Jr. Download has hosted some of the biggest, most important and quietest names in motorsport. Naturally, conversations with these names have also ranged from intimate to sensational, to revealing, to outright banter and fun. ADVERTISING The article continues below this ad […]

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Interview: Music icon Dion shares his life in new musical The Wanderer

One name says it all: Dion. And even if you don’t know the name, you know the songs. “Running Sue.” “The Vagabond.” These songs defined the era of pre-invasion British rock, and they have lasted for over 60 years. Dion is the subject of the new biographical musical The Vagabond, running at the Paper Mill […]

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Music icon Caetano Veloso urges Brazil to stop Bolsonaro

Published on: 03/10/2022 – 03:56 Brasília (AFP) – Singer-songwriter Caetano Veloso, a living legend of Brazilian music, was imprisoned and exiled by his country’s military dictatorship in the 1960s. President Jair Bolsonaro’s government is doing even worse things, he said on Wednesday as he led a protest against his environmental policies. Veloso, 79, led a […]

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Dolly Parton wants Cardi B and THIS music icon in a future project

From funding the Moderna vaccine, producing Spotify’s first-ever cast, and hosting the ACMs, country music queen Dolly Parton has recently been on a roll with all of her back-to-back engagements. Last Monday, the “Jolene” hitmaker hosted the Academy of Country Music Awards for the first time since 2000. But before gracing the Allegiant Stadium in […]

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Infectious disease expert Leo Yee Sin and music icon Nona Asiah among 7 to join S’pore Women’s Hall of Fame

SINGAPORE – Infectious disease expert Leo Yee Sin, who has been at the forefront of Singapore’s battle against Covid-19, was one of seven women inducted into the Singapore Women’s Hall of Fame (SWHF ) Tuesday, March 8. Their addition means there are now 174 women honorees in the SWHF, which was launched in 2014 by […]

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An exhibition honoring music icon Bruce Springsteen will open at Freehold in 2024

March 09, 2022, 03:51Updated on March 09, 2022 By: News 12 Staff It was an exciting day at Freehold on Tuesday as the mayor announced a new exhibit that will pay homage to one of New Jersey’s favorite sons – music icon Bruce Springsteen. “Everything I learned of deep significance, I learned in this town,” […]

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Music Icon Jody Watley ‘Lit it Up’ on ‘The Nick Cannon Show!’ | LOOK

Nick Cannon – Jody Watley *Legendary singer Jody Watleyone of the architects of 21st century pop has “illuminated” on The Nick Cannon Show with an epic live performance! The “ever fabulous” and beloved singer-songwriter performed Looking for a new love from his hit solo debut on the show. Watley talked about the 35th year of […]

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WATCH: Chimurenga music icon Thomas Mapfumo endorses diaspora insurance

By Paidashe Mandivengerei Legendary Chimurenga musician, Thomas Mapfumo has endorsed Diaspora Insurance, urging Zimbabweans living abroad to sign up for the company’s insurance products. Diaspora Insurance specializes in the development and distribution of insurance products and risk management solutions for African expatriates. It caters to the needs of African transnational citizens and offers the bespoke […]

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Kelly Clarkson to Honor Music Icon Dolly Parton at 2022 ACM Awards

Grammy-winning singer Kelly Clarkson is set to sing a tribute to music icon Dolly Parton at the 2022 ACM Awards, taking place March 7 at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas. Clarkson broke the news of her performance on the Feb. 23 episode of the syndicated Kelly Clarkson Show, according to Billboard. Taylor Swift will perform […]

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Emirati music icon to perform alongside star-studded lineup in Bahrain

Bahrain’s ‘Spring Of Culture’ festival is renowned for culture, art, literature and music, and for this year’s edition, Emirati music icon Hussain Al Jassmi will join a plethora of international artists and performers on stage. Due to COVID-19 and restrictions in place, the festival has been canceled for two consecutive years and is returning for […]

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Fond memories of Dundee music icon Michael Marra a decade after his death

Tributes are being paid to Dundee music icon and late singer-songwriter, Michael Marra, who would have turned 70 this week. Nearly a decade after his death in October 2012, a community choir from Lochee, led by my Michael’s daughter, is among those performing at a small gathering. Priscilla Webster of the Lochee Linties Choir said: […]

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Hall of Fame remembers Maine country music icon Slim Andrews

Slim Andrews of Auburn, co-founder of the Maine Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Maine country music icon, father, husband, friend. On January 15, Andrews went “singing and strumming with the angels” at the age of 90. Photo by Lauryn Hottinger AUBURN — The Maine Country Music Hall of Fame bids farewell to Hall […]

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Music icon Bappi Lahiri cremated; Vidya Balan, Shaan and Mika Singh bid farewell to legendary singer-songwriter

Iconic musician Bappi Lahiri was cremated on Thursday morning in the presence of his family and close friends. The singer breathed his last on Tuesday night due to obstructive sleep apnea. The 69-year-old was hospitalized for almost a month due to multiple health issues. The singer was cremated at Vile Parle Crematorium around 12:30 p.m. […]

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Bob Marley in London: Six capitals connected to the music icon

B ob Marley had a special relationship with London, the city he once described as his “second base”. It was the site of some of his most legendary concerts; its studios recorded some of its most brilliant music; he provided him with refuge when he got into trouble abroad; and he lovingly wove his music […]

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Country music icon Trace Adkins will sing the national anthem before NASCAR’s most iconic race – the DAYTONA 500 on Sunday, February 20

NASCAR’s New “Next Gen” Car to Be Featured in The Great American Race, Season Opener of the NASCAR Cup Series and Highlight of Speedweeks Presented by AdventHealth DAYTONA BEACH, Florida. (February 152022) – Multi-platinum award-winning country music icon and star of the upcoming FOX MONARCH series, Trace Adkins will perform the national anthem before the […]

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Electronic music icon returns to the Fillmore in San Francisco – CBS San Francisco

By Dave Pehling SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — One of the pioneering figures of synthesized rock in the late ’70s, British musician Gary Numan had a huge influence on new wave, electro-pop and industrial music with his keyboard icy and futuristic. his. While his original band Tubeway Army offered an avant-garde mix of distorted guitars […]

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Remembering Whitney: The Music Icon Through the Years

whitney houston won Grammys, our hearts and so much more for giving the world so many great performances and influencing so much of the talent we see in the music industry today. On the anniversary of his unfortunate and untimely passing, check out some of Nippy’s best music videos. 1. Whitney Houston performing Source: Getty […]

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Country music icon’s fortune explored as Dollywood offers all employees free classes and books

On February 8, Dolly Parton’s Dollywood Enterprises operating partner, Herschend Family Entertainment, announced 100% free education for its employees. The private company will pay the full cost of education, including tuition and book costs for more than 11,000 employees. The help will be available from February 2022 for all types of employees, including part-time and […]

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Remembering Slim Andrews – Maine country music icon

Slim Andrews, of Auburn, Maine – Co-founder of the Maine Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Maine country music icon, father, husband, friend. Photo submitted AUBURN — The Maine Country Music Hall of Fame bids farewell to Slim Andrews, Hall of Fame co-founder and country music legend. He was born Leonard “Slim” Andrews Huntington, […]

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Why Lata Mangeshkar was an Indian music icon

Lata Mangeshkar, the Indian playback singer who lent her shy, feminine voice to Indian film heroines for more than seven decades and became one of Bollywood’s most powerful figures in the process, died in Mumbai on Sunday. The singer, 92, had been hospitalized since early January for Covid-19. Indian cinema is so intertwined with its […]

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Australian music icon Glenn Wheatley dies of Covid aged 74

Australian music icon Glenn Wheatley has tragically passed away. The legendary music producer and talent manager died in Melbourne on Tuesday after apparently suffering from complications from Covid. Stay up to date with the latest news with The National Briefing – keep up to date with news as it happens A “pioneer“in the Australian music […]

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Did you know the icon of the music once played for the troops?

Janet Jackson performs on the Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury Festival on June 29, 2019 (Photo: Female POV/Alamy Live News). Janet Jackson is a music industry icon, actress, mother and the youngest brother of the Jackson family, but did you know that she can also add performances to the troops and their families to her list […]

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Music icon joins Neil Young in severing ties with Spotify

Joni Mitchell is seeking to remove all of her music from Spotify in solidarity with Neil Young, who sparked a protest against the streaming service for airing a podcast featuring a personality who spread false information about the coronavirus. Mitchell, who like Young is a California-based songwriter who enjoyed much of her success in the […]

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Elton John postponed: Positive COVID-19 test impacts music icon’s Farewell Yellow Brick Road dates in Dallas

DALLAS, Texas – Elton John has postponed the next two shows of his Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour after testing positive for COVID-19. The 74-year-old music icon’s camp has announced the postponement of a two-night slate at the American Airlines Center in Dallas that was scheduled to begin Tuesday night. “It is with great regret […]

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Sir Elton John tests positive for COVID-19; The music icon performed in Houston this past weekend

HOUSTON – Legendary singer Elton John has suspended his concert tour after testing positive for COVID-19, according to tour officials. John, 74, had just returned to the stage last week, after taking a nearly two-year hiatus due to the pandemic. The singer, who is traveling the country on his “Elton and the Farewell Yellow Brick […]

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Country music icon Josh Turner coming to the Knox County Illinois Fair

KNOXVILLE — One of country music’s most recognizable voices will be heading to the Knox County Fair on July 14. Josh Turner, who has sold over 8.5 million units and amassed over 2.5 billion online streams, will headline the evening with multi-platinum and three-time Grammy-nominated Joe Nichols. Awards. The concert will take place at the […]

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92-year-old Malawian music icon finds international fame on TikTok

Malawian musician Giddes Chalamanda (right), 92, poses with his wife Margalita Alfred, 71, at their home in the village of Madzuwa. AFP At 92, Giddes Chalamanda has no idea what TikTok is. He doesn’t even have a smartphone. And yet, the Malawian music legend has become a social media star, with his song Linny Hoo […]

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LA Lounge Music Icon at Dresden Was 89 – Deadline

Los Angeles lounge music icon Marty Roberts, drummer and bassist of the band “Marty & Elayne” who performed at the Dresden Lounge in Los Feliz for 35 years, has died at 89. No cause of death was immediately available. His death was confirmed by his daughter, Hali, who wrote: “We are heartbroken, the greatest man […]

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Janet Jackson’s new documentary promises a never-before-seen look into the music icon’s life

A legend, the role model, an empowered woman. These are just some of the words used to describe Janet Jackson by interviewees like Mariah Carey, Missy Elliott, Ciara and Randy Jackson in the trailer for a new four-part Sky documentary about the global icon of the music that is Janet Jackson. The new documentary, co-authored […]

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Bass Music Icon Excision Releases Powerful “Onyx” LP

Circumcision. Courtesy of Terrence Blanton @fadewood. Terrence Blanton @fadewood For many fans in the bass music community, Excision is the man who needs no introduction. The king of bass music, formerly known as Jeff Abel, delivers earth-shattering drops, relentless bass walls, apocalyptic sounds and even melodic basses, proving he’s a true multi-faceted creator. Today, January […]

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Manitoba music icon Vince Fontaine dies at 60 – Winnipeg

A Manitoba music icon has passed away. Vince Fontaine, a Juno-winning member of bands like Indian City and Eagle & Hawk, was a familiar face on the music scene, both for his own musical prowess and for his decades-long focus on supporting and advancement of indigenous artists. Fontaine’s death on Tuesday at the age of […]

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Ronnie Spector Dead – Ronettes frontman and ‘Be My Baby’ music icon dies aged 78

Ronnie Spector sadly passed away. The iconic musician, who provided hits like ‘Be My Baby’ and ‘Baby I Love You’ as the girl group frontman The Ronettesdied at age 78, the AP reported on Wednesday (January 12th). Click inside to find out more… Ronnie died after a battle with cancer, her family confirmed. “Ronnie lived […]

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Ronnie Spector, 1960s music icon who sang ‘Be My Baby’, dies at 78

By Mark Kennedy | Associated Press LOS ANGELES — Ronnie Spector, the bee-eyed, cat-eyed rock ‘n’ roll siren who sang 1960s hits like “Be My Baby,” “Baby I Love You” and “Walking in the Rain” in as the leader of the girl group the Ronettes, has passed away. She was 78 years old. Spector died […]

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A mural pays tribute to the life of music icon Jenni Rivera

HUNTINGTON PARK, Calif. – A new mural pays tribute to Mexican superstar Jenni Rivera at the Jenni Rivera fashion boutique in the town of Huntington Park, Calif. The artwork was created by his son, Mike Rivera, and a few other artists. Rivera says this mural is by far the most special to him. “I just […]

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Saweetie Talks Working With Music Icon Cher And Accepting M A C’s Challenge

M·A·C teamed up with two music superstars, Cher and Saweetie, for its recent #MACChallengeAccepted campaign, which encourages makeup enthusiasts to test the famous brand’s products and shine a light on their performance. “Only M A C could bring Cher and Saweetie together,” says Drew Elliott, SVP, Global Creative Director of M A C. “When we […]

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Tribute to music icon reveals new sides to Peninsula’s Ben Dunnill – Surrey Now-Leader

PBen Dunnill, eninsula singer-songwriter and pianist, admits that as a fan of pop and glam-rock superstar David Bowie, he was late to the party. But his latter-day adulation for the influential artist, who died in 2016, inspires his latest self-produced single. Song for Bowie is set to drop on most streaming platforms (including Spotify, Apple […]

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FirstWorks presents cross-cultural music icon Angélique Kidjo at The Vets

Members of the community are invited to attend a radiant concert by Angélique Kidjo on February 13, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. at VETS. FirstWorks welcomes four-time Grammy Award winner Kidjo back to Providence for a concert featuring the high-octane numbers that cemented her place on the international stage. Presented as “the first African diva” by […]

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‘The Masked Singer’ Crowns Season 6 Champion – Find Out Which Music Icon Won The Golden Mask Trophy!

By Zach Seemayer, ETOnline.com. 15 Dec 2021 22:31 *Warning: spoilers ahead! Season 6 of “The Masked Singer” crowned a brand new champion on Wednesday! After some truly stunning performances from the final two contestants, a costumed crooner ended up walking away with the Golden Mask trophy. First, let’s see how the night went. Scroll down […]

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Mexican music icon Vicente Fernández dies aged 81

MEXICO CITY (AP) Vicente Fernández, a beloved Mexican singer who received three Grammys and nine Latin Grammys and inspired a new generation of artists, including his son Alejandro Fernández Jr., died Sunday. He was 81 years old. Fernández was known for hits such as “El Rey”, “Volver, Volver” and “Lástima que seas ajena”, and his […]

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On the Red Carpet: Remembering the Legacy of Mexican Music Icon Jenni Rivera

LONG BEACH, Calif. — Known as “La Diva de la Banda,” Jenni Rivera has become the most successful female artist of all time in Banda music, a regional Mexican genre. “She sang about women for women. She was a single mother who became the sole provider for her family and would literally do anything she […]

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Mexican music icon dies at 81 – Billboard

Vicente Fernández, the towering icon of Mexican ranchera music whose powerful voice defined the lives of generations of fans across Latin America, died Sunday morning (December 12) in a hospital in Guadalajara, his family confirms. The cause was complications following surgery for a cervical spine injury after a bad fall last August. Fernández had remained […]

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Princess Charlotte sent a sweet message from the music icon she loves to dance to

We earn a commission for products purchased through certain links in this article. Shakira sent a note to Princess Charlotte after her father Prince William admitted she was going “crazy” dancing to his music. As part of the Time To Walk series for Apple Fitness+, the Duke of Cambridge has shared his children’s favorite song. […]

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A man charged for the death of Jacqueline Avant, wife of a music icon

Prosecutors have filed charges against a 29-year-old man in the fatal shooting of philanthropist Jacqueline Avant, the wife of legendary music executive Clarence Avant, at their home in Beverly Hills, California. ThroughThe Associated Press December 7, 2021, 00:36 • 2 minute read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Prosecutors filed […]

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A man arrested in the death of Jacqueline Avant, wife of a music icon

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – A 29-year-old man has been arrested in the death of philanthropist Jacqueline Avant, who was fatally shot this week at the Beverly Hills home she shared with her husband, legendary music executive Clarence Avant, it announced Thursday the police. Aariel Maynor is currently on parole and was taken into custody early […]

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Bay Area music icon Carlos Santana undergoes heart surgery; Cancels December shows – CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF/AP) — After suffering a health crisis over the weekend, San Francisco and Bay Area native music icon Carlos Santana underwent successful heart surgery and cancels several Las Vegas shows scheduled for December. Santana took to social media to help shut down rumors about her health. READ MORE: COVID: Pfizer requests emergency […]

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Man arrested in death of Jacqueline Avant, wife of music icon – Press Enterprise

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — A 29-year-old man has been arrested in the death of philanthropist Jacqueline Avant, who was fatally shot this week at the Beverly Hills home she shared with her husband, the legendary manager musical Clarence Avant, police said Thursday. Aariel Maynor is currently on parole and was taken into custody early […]

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Man arrested in death of Jacqueline Avant, wife of music icon – Orange County Register

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — A 29-year-old man has been arrested in the death of philanthropist Jacqueline Avant, who was fatally shot this week at the Beverly Hills home she shared with her husband, the legendary manager musical Clarence Avant, police said Thursday. Aariel Maynor is currently on parole and was taken into custody early […]

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Music Icon Lil Wayne Launches Carter IV Visual Album With Four Dystopian Visualizers

She goes – Friday 11/12pm – 12pm EST/9 a.m. PST (Look HERE) Blunt Blowin – Friday 11/12 – 5pm EST/2pm PST (Look HERE) Deep Nightmares – Saturday 11/13 – 12pm EST/9 a.m. PST (Look HERE) President Carter – Saturday 11/13 – 3pm EST/12pm PST (Look HERE) “Carter’s Singles Collection” The 7″ vinyl box set is […]

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Jester is a rock music icon

Each product has been independently selected by our editorial team. We may receive commissions from certain product links on this page. Promotions are subject to availability and retailer terms. The Masked Singer down is another costumed legend. On Wednesday night’s episode, not one but two contestants were eliminated. Losing to his Group A teammates, Jester […]

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How Glastonbury’s Pyramid Stage Became a Global Music Icon

Scaffolding erected in a Somerset farm field in 1971 gave rise to the world’s most famous festival platform Nothing defines Glastonbury like the Pyramid Stage. It’s the only performance platform in the world nearly as famous as the dozens of global music stars who have sung, danced, bared their souls and made history over the […]

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Red Deer music icon celebrates 100th birthday – Red Deer Advocate

A Red Deer woman who spent nearly 40 years leading the Red Deer Youth and Community Orchestra celebrated a milestone birthday this weekend. Antoinette Stuppard turned 100 on Saturday – the now retired bandleader celebrated her birthday at Villa Marie Covenant Care in Red Deer with family and friends. “It’s quite exciting. It’s an important […]

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Reveal new documentary about music icon Alanis Morissette coming to Foxtel

The revealing new documentary film SHREDDEDwhich charts the explosive rise of international music icon and best-selling artist of the 90s, Alanis Morissette, will premiere Saturday, November 27 at 9:30 p.m. AEDT, available to watch on demand on FOXTEL. Alanis Morissette burst onto the music scene in 1995 with the release of her breakthrough album, ‘Jagged […]

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Trailer for Brian Wilson documentary reveals music icon’s tumultuous career

Whether they know it or not, everyone on the planet knows The Beach Boys. Whether they own the records, can sing all the classics, or know the chorus of “God Only Knows” because it’s featured in love in fact every Christmas, the surf-rock band is a universal feel-good music staple. Now, with the help of […]

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Harry Styles: the teenage idol became a music icon

A regular customer strolling through Connecticut’s Mohegan Sun Casino may have felt a bit out of place on Thursday night. Lines of people in their early twenties wore elaborate outfits including glittery jumpsuits, rainbow boas, glow-in-the-dark cowboy hats and sheer crop tops – an ode to the singer’s flamboyant, fashion-forward pizzazz , Harry Styles, thousands […]

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Country music icon Crystal Gayle blows through Fort Worth on tour

With such a long and renowned career, country music icon Crystal Gayle’s little time off since 2020 is just a blip on her touring record. In September, she gave her first performances since the start of the pandemic, and she will be heading to Bass Performance Hall in Fort Worth on Monday, December 13. Gayle, […]