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Teca Lomboglia through CC 2.0 “Music Icon” Gal Costa, one of the most famous pop artists in Brazilian history, has died, according to the BBC. They note that she was considered an international icon. Costa was 77 at the time of his death. The new Brazilian President Lula posted on Twitter that “Gal Costa was […]

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TheGrio Awards, music icon: Patti LaBelle

The legendary singer with the voice that can lift the roof has been entertaining us for decades with a career that spans Broadway, film and television. Imagine being dismissive of the otherworldly talent that is Patti LaBelle. Not just dismissive but dismissive walking out of the room. That’s what happened when the man conducting her […]

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House pays tribute to ‘legendary music icon’ Danny Javier and sympathizes with his family

Daniel “Danny” Javier — APO ALBUM COVER MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives has passed House Resolution No. 530, honoring the late Daniel “Danny” Javier of the famous Filipino musical group APO Hiking Society and expressing condolences to his family. “Tributes poured in for this legendary music icon who never stopped fighting for what […]

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Jeff Bezos looking to buy NFL team with Music Icon | Latest news live

Seattle City Council via CC 2.0 Amazon founder Jeff Bezos plans to own a sports team and wants to buy the Washington Commanders football team, according to several reports. Bezos is considering a joint bid “possibly in conjunction with rapper and music industry giant Jay-Z.” The news was reported by CNBC, The Washington Post, Bloomberg […]

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Family and fans say goodbye to music icon Jerry Lee Lewis

By GERALD HERBERT and CHEVEL JOHNSON, Associated Press FERRIDAY, La. (AP) — Family, friends and fans gathered Saturday to bid farewell to rock ‘n’ roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis at memorial services held in his northern Louisiana hometown. Lewis, known for hits such as “Great Balls of Fire” and “Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On,” died […]

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Gay country music icon Patrick Haggerty died Monday at 78: NPR

Country music artist and activist Patrick Haggerty died Monday at the age of 78. JUANA SUMMERS, HOST: Patrick Haggerty, country music star and activist, died this week at the age of 78. Haggerty broke ground as the first openly gay country music artist with the band Lavender Country. He first came to realize he was […]

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BREAKING: Music icon Jerry Lee Lewis dead at 87

Country Music Hall of Fame Jerry Lee Lewis died, confirms his representative. He was 87 years old. Lewis’ passing comes just days after his induction into the Country Music Hall Of Fame. He was inducted into the “Veterans Era Artist” category on October 16, 2022. “To be recognized by Country Music with their highest honor […]

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Whitney Houston’s Estate Launches Signature Fragrance Inspired by the Music Icon’s Favorite Scents and Personal Style

All featured products and services are independently chosen by the editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain verifiable data for accounting purposes. The Estate of Whitney Houston has teamed up with Scent Beauty, Primary Wave and perfumer FIRMENICH to present a signature […]

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Barbie pays tribute to music icon Tina Turner with an all-new doll

Tina Turner’s new Barbie is simply the best. If you’re wondering why this doll is better than all the others, it’s because of the hard work that went into perfecting every detail of the 82-year-old music icon’s mini-me, right down to her signature hairstyle. . Barbie Signature Music Series Tina Turner doll ($55) wears a […]

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Music icon Fats Domino renamed the street in New Orleans in his honor

A New Orleans street is renamed in honor of music pioneer Antoine “Fats” Domino whose debut record, “The Fat Man”, released in 1949, was the first rock n’ roll record to sell over a million copies. A celebration for the name change is taking place Saturday with Domino’s family and several organizations on the old […]

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Christian music icon Steven Curtis Chapman on seeking inspiration from fellow icon Bruce Springsteen on new album

After 35 years, 59 Gospel Music Assn. Dove Awards, five Grammys, and 10 RIAA-certified gold or platinum albums, Steven Curtis Chapman wasn’t sure he’d ever make another album. But a surprising lesson from The Boss fueled StillChapman’s first new album of contemporary Christian music in nearly a decade, will be released tomorrow (October 14) via […]

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Where to Buy the Music Icon Collectible Doll

Tina Turner is the latest music icon to have a Barbie doll made in her likeness. Mattel released the Barbie Tina Turner doll on Thursday, October 13 as the latest edition to the brand’s Signature Barbie musical series. “I am honored to welcome my Barbie to the group of pioneering women already represented and to […]

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Remembering Jim Post, Chicago folk music icon who died last month at 82

CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago and the world remember local music icon Jim Post, who died last month at age 82. Post, a longtime resident of Galena, Illinois, died Wednesday, Sept. 14, in Dubuque, Iowa, according to an obituary published in Dubuque Today. As noted in a Northwest Quarterly Magazine blurb that appears on its website, […]

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Behind the scenes with Gary Baker, an Alabama music icon

SHEFFIELD, Ala. (TENNESSEE VALLEY LIVING) — When Gary Baker moved from New York to the Shoals area, he not only found a great place to work, but also a place to call home. Baker is a sought-after musician and writer. After a few years playing with his own band, The Shooters, Baker spent a lot […]

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Loretta Lynn Net Worth 2022: The music icon wanted her fortune converted into cash before she died

Following her illustrious career as a country music icon, Loretta Lynn died at the age of 90 yesterday, October 4, at her beautiful home in Hurricane Hills, Tennesee. Although her death was due to natural causes, Loretta Lynn established herself as one of the foundations of country music in the United States. Given his age […]

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Legendary music icon Three Dog Night will perform at the Luhrs Center

Jessica Hayden for The Sentinel In the more than five decades since Three Dog Night were first introduced to the music world, the group is still considered one of the most successful bands of all time. Three Dog Night has chart and record sales unmatched in popular music, including 21 consecutive Top 40 hits, 7 […]

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Country music icon Loretta Lynn dies at 90

Loretta Lynn performing in 1970. Photo: CBS via Getty Images Loretta Lynn, the country music legend whose music lifted her from the poverty of an eastern Kentucky coal town to the heights of fame, died Tuesday at her home. She was 90 years old. Her outspoken poetry dealt frankly with love, deception and motherhood, and […]

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Loretta Lynn, country music icon who sang ‘Coal Miner’s Daughter,’ dies : NPR

Loretta Lynn performs on stage in California in 1972. Archives Hulton/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Archives Hulton/Getty Images Loretta Lynn performs on stage in California in 1972. Archives Hulton/Getty Images Loretta Lynn, the country music icon who brought unparalleled candor about the domestic realities of working-class women to country songwriting — and also taught […]

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Country music icon Loretta Lynn, the ‘coal miner’s daughter,’ has died

article Loretta Lynn performs during the 16th Annual Americana Music Festival & Conference at the Ascend Amphitheater on September 19, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Terry Wyatt/Getty Images for Americana Music) Loretta Lynn, the Kentucky coal miner’s daughter whose outspoken songs about life and love as a woman in Appalachia lifted her out of […]

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Country music icon Loretta Lynn dies at 90 : NPR

Loretta Lynn, the country music star who brought unprecedented candor about the domestic realities of working-class women to country songwriting, died at her home in Tennessee on Tuesday. She was 90 years old. JUANA SUMMERS, HOST: Country music icon Loretta Lynn passed away today. She is 90 years old and her family say she died […]

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Country Music Icon Loretta Lynn’s Career Highlights

Country Music Icon Loretta Lynn’s Career Highlights By Associated Press and Invision | October 4, 2022 ASSOCIATED PRESS Country music singers Loretta Lynn, left, and Conway Twitty pose with their trophy at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles, California, February 1975. The duo won favorite group or chorus. […]

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CMT Names Country Music Icon Alan Jackson ‘Artist of a Lifetime’ Featured by Ram Trucks at 2022 ‘CMT ARTISTS OF THE YEAR’ Celebration

First starred specials on Friday October 14 at 9 p.m. / 8 p.m.of the Nashville Schermerhorn Symphony NASHVILLE –– CMT today announced that country superstar Alan Jackson will receive the “Artist of a Lifetime” award presented by Ram Trucks during “CMT ARTISTS OF THE YEAR 2022,” premiering Friday, October 14 at 9 p.m./ 8 a.m. […]

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NFL announces music icon Rihanna to perform for Super Bowl halftime show

NEW YORK – The NFL, Apple Music and Roc Nation announced in a press release Sunday that international icon Rihanna will give fans another historic Halftime Show performance for the Apple Music Super Bowl Halftime Show at Super Bowl LVII on Sunday. February 12 at Glendale. Arizona. Roc Nation and Jesse Collins will serve as […]

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Winnipeg filmmaker’s documentary chronicling the life of music icon Buffy Sainte-Marie premieres at TIFF

Buffy Sainte-Marie casts a spell. Ask Madison Thomas, the 30-year-old Winnipeg filmmaker behind the documentary Buffy Sainte-Marie: Carry on.a free-spirited and utterly charming look at the amazing story of Sainte-Marie, premiering Thursday night at the Toronto International Film Festival before airing on PBS later this year. By viewing her life, the film embraces the artistic […]

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Lands’ End creates collection with country music icon Blake

DODGEVILLE, Wis., Sept. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Lands’ End, a classic American lifestyle brand, and Blake Shelton, a country music superstar and television personality, today announce a collection Fall and Holiday – Blake Shelton x Lands’ Fin. The collaboration will provide clothing for every member of the family – pets included! – as well […]

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Country music icon Lorrie Morgan arrives in Owensboro, Kentucky

Country music legend Lorrie Morgan brings her unique style of country music to RiverPark Center in Owensboro. She is a member of the Grand Ole Opry, winner of multiple CMA awards, and has touched the lives of millions through her music. I had the honor of seeing Lorrie Morgan perform several times. I’m a big […]

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Google remixes its Material You take on the YouTube Music icon

Your home screen double take is justified Do you have an Android device with the Material You theme? Are your playlists a priority? Maybe you noticed something wrong with your home screen last week. You might not have been able to pin it down at first, but if you use YouTube Music for your listening […]

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AR Rahman meets music icon Ilaiyaraaja at Chennai Airport; ‘the destination is always…’

AR Rahman recently met musical genius Ilaiyaraaja at Chennai airport as they were arriving from their respective overseas trips. The music director and Oscar-winning singer shared a video of his last encounter with Ilaiyaraaja, which received huge love from fans as they cheered on the ‘legends’. While AR Rahman was returning from Canada, Ilaiyaraaja was […]

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The tragic death of Luke Bell: a country music icon gone too soon | Herbie J Pilato

[YouTube.com] [Author’s Note: This article is based on entertainment and media reports Yahoo! News, Saving Country Music, TheBoot.com, and Wikipedia.com.] He was one of country music’s most beloved stars, and now he’s gone way too soon. As Tayrn Ryder from Yahoo! Entertainment documented on August 30, 2022, the singer-songwriter died at the age of 32. […]

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Ilaiyaraaja son Yuvan is a music icon who made Tamils ​​say “I don’t know Hindi, go away”

Owhile every Tamil music composer is a friend, a breakup doctor and a lonely companion to his fans, Yuvan Shankar Raja is a “drug dealer”. No kidding. The youngest son of MP Rajya Sabha and Padma Shree Ilaiyaraaja, Yuvan’s playlists are affectionately tagged by his fans as “U1 Drugs”, “Yuvan’s Pain Songs” on Spotify, YouTube […]

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Why will this music icon be in Western New York?

A famous figure from music history will make an appearance in Western New York. But why? Priscilla Presley (aka the old Mrs. Elvis Presley) will make an appearance at the Bears Den at the Seneca Niagara Resort and Casino on Friday, November 11 for “An Evening With Priscilla Presley: An Open Conversation”, where she is […]

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Music icon John Williams ‘would love’ to compose James Bond soundtrack

John Williams has made his interest in scoring Bond known (Picture: AP/Getty) John Williams has said he would like to write the music for a James Bond franchise film, admitting “I would love that!” The five-time Oscar-winning composer, who celebrated his 90th birthday this year, is the mastermind behind world-famous scores such as Star Wars, […]

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8 Times Music Icon Tom Waits Was Shaken In Interviews

Tom Waits is loved by his fans for several reasons. His avant-garde avant-garde music, his dark but poetic lyrics, his sense of fashion and his brooding but nonchalant attitude. Whenever he is interviewed, Tom Waits appears both as a man capable of laughing at himself and as an intriguing and mysterious man. Related: How Musician […]

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The electronic music icon returns to Bimbo’s in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — One of the pioneering figures of synthesized rock in the late ’70s, British musician Gary Numan wielded a huge influence on new wave, electro-pop and industrial music with his icy, futuristic-driven sound by a keyboard. While his original band Tubeway Army offered an avant-garde mix of distorted guitars and pulsing synthesizers indebted […]

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Kelly Clarkson lambasted by fans for ‘insulting’ music icon

Some Kelly Clarkson fans are upset after she appeared to mock a fan of a famous rapper on her show. In an Instagram video of her interview with Rose McIver, Clarkson, 40, spoke to the New Zealand actress about once aspiring to be a rapper. When asked who influenced her the most, McIver, 33, cited […]

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Music icon agrees with Asamoah Gyan that she is not celebrated enough by Ghanaians ▷ SportsBrief.com

Ghanaian reggae-dancehall superstar Stonebwoy has defended Asamoah Gyan’s claims that he is not celebrated by Ghanaians The former Black Stars striker is Ghana’s all-time top scorer in international football with 51 goals in 109 appearances. Asamoah Gyan reiterated his desire to be part of the Black Stars squad for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in […]

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Why you need to know German music icon Rio Reiser

Heinrichplatz, a prominent square in Berlin’s Kreuzberg district, has been renamed Rio-Reiser-Platz, commemorating the man who in the late 1960s and 1970s became an icon of the left-wing scene not only in Berlin but throughout Germany. (Also read: On tour, Pakistan’s first Grammy winner defies boundaries with her music) The square’s renaming ceremony took place […]

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Music icon David Bowie named the most influential British artist of the last 50 years

MUSIC icon David Bowie has been named the most influential British artist of the past 50 years. A panel of judges hailed her unparalleled ability to “transcend a variety of mediums”. 3 Music icon David Bowie has been named the most influential British artist of the past 50 yearsCredit: Getty – Contributor Bowie, who died […]

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Australian pop icon Olivia Newton-John dies aged 73

Australian pop icon Olivia Newton-John has died. The singer and actress, who starred in films such as Grease and Xanadu, was 73. Her husband, John Easterling, announced her death in a post on his official social media accounts this morning. Scott Barbour/Getty Images Olivia Newton-John died on her Southern California ranch. She was 73 years […]

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Australian music icon Olivia Newton-John dies aged 73

Australian pop music icon Olivia Newton-John has died aged 73. Olivia’s husband John Easterling confirmed the news with a statement on Facebook. Stay up to date with the latest news with The National Briefing – catch up on news as it happens: “Dame Olivia Newton-John (73) passed away peacefully this morning at her ranch in […]

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Olivia Newton-John, who starred in ‘Grease’ and became a music icon, has died aged 73

NOTE: This article is one month old and may not include the most recent information. Olivia Newton-John, the prominent 1970s pop singer who starred in films such as “Grease” and “Xanadu,” died Monday. She was 73 years old. John Easterling, her husband, posted the news on his official Facebook page. Newton-John was diagnosed with breast […]

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Olivia Newton-John, GREASE star and pop music icon, dies at 73

Olivia Newton-John, the Australian pop singer and actress, has died aged 73. The news comes to us from the official Newton-John Facebook page. She died Monday at her Southern California ranch, according to her husband, John Easterling. In his post, he said: “Olivia has been a beacon of triumphs and hope for over 30 years, […]

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CMT will celebrate county music icon Vince Gill with a special ‘CMT Giants: Vince Gill’

CMT has announced “CMT GIANTS: Vince Gill,” an all-new 90-minute special celebrating the extraordinary career and music of country music titan Vince Gill. The star-filled event kicks off Friday, September 16 at 9/8 p.m. exclusively on CMT. Gill’s touring companion and vocalist Wendy Moten revealed the news for the first time last night on stage […]

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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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Judith Durham, Australian folk music icon, dies aged 79

Melbourne, Australia — 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 statement […]

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Canadian music icon Steven Page kicks off The ACT on September 30

The ACT welcomes one of the world’s most recognizable voices to the “Pop Music Hall of Fame” next month, at An Evening with Steven Page. Resuming his annual lineup of Canadian music icons, on opening night Sept. 30, Page and his band will present iconic music from his own solo career, as well as his […]

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Archie Roach dead: Australian music icon dies after ‘long illness’

Australian music icon Archie Roach, a pioneering Indigenous artist who brought global attention to the Stolen Generations, has died aged 66. “We are heartbroken to announce the passing of Gunditjmara (Kirrae Whurrong/Djab Wurrung), Bundjalung Senior Elder, singer and storyteller Archie Roach,” the singer and songwriter’s family said in a statement. “Archie has passed away, surrounded […]

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‘It’s not a prank’: Local music icon Mr. Nasir joins Mobile Legends esports team

Nasir will be a flexible player in RSG Malaysia’s MLBB team and act as a mentor to other players. — Photos via Instagram/ RSG Malaysia, M Nasir By Priya Kulasagaran Friday, July 29, 2022 3:47 PM MYT PETALING JAYA, July 29th – Musician, actor and artist Datuk M Nasir can now add another career tag […]

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Jersey Club music icon Tim Dolla dies aged 39

One of the founding fathers of the Jersey Club music scene has passed away. Tim Foster, widely known as DJ Tim Dolla, was 39. Details surrounding his death were not immediately clear. Her family posted details of the funeral services on their Instagram page last week. “It was one[sic] unstoppable force to be reckoned with, […]

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Breaking News – Grammy-winning music icon Missy Elliott to guest star on ‘Craig of the Creek’

Grammy-winning music icon Missy Elliott to guest star on ‘Craig of the Creek’ Additional guest stars arrive in Cartoon Network series Teen Titans Go!, Craig of the Creek and We Baby Bears Cartoon Network announced today at San Diego Comic-Con that Grammy-winning hip-hop icon Missy Elliott will make her […]

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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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Rose Byrne, Krew Boylan, Bobby Cannavale Comedy Music Icon Imitation Acquired by Gravitas Ventures

EXCLUSIVE: Gravitas Ventures has acquired the North American rights to Gracie Otto’s Seriously red, the Dolly Parton impersonation comedy that stars and was executive produced by Rose Byrne, which made its world premiere at SXSW. Gravitas is planning a Q1 2023 release. No More Deadline . – Credit: Gravitas Ventures Gravitas Ventures The musical pic […]

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Canadian music icon begs Toronto to help rescue raccoon stuck on pole

While a characteristic encounter with a raccoon in Toronto is generally an adorable and harmless experience, there have been a number of raccoon getaways in recent memory that have been far more stressful for the unofficial mascots of the city. city ​​and the people who love them. TO’s Trash Pandas love getting into trouble, and […]

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celebration of Cincinnati music icon Philip Paul will take place in Washington Park this weekend | Things to do | Cincinnati

Click to enlarge Photo: Tony Arrasmith/Arrasmith & Associates A celebration of the life and legacy of drummer Philip Paul will be held in Washington Park on Sunday, July 17. This weekend, Cincinnatians will be invited to celebrate the life of a true local legend. On Sunday, July 17, a celebration of iconic Cincinnati musician Philip […]

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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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The MDz taps Jamaican music icon Rudolph Francis for his new single “Johnny Cage”

Los Angeles-based hip-hop artist and producer The MDz just released his infectious new single “Johnny Cage” featuring the iconic Jamaican artist Rodolphe Francois. The song is taken from his new album Multi-dimensionalzwhich showcases The MDz’ signature way of combining poetic verse, innovative collaborations and a versatile aesthetic for a diverse and exciting array of sounds. […]

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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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Coldplay surprises fans at concert in New Jersey, bringing THIS music icon

Finishing the last strings of their “Music of the Spheres” North American tour, Coldplay released a surprise guest during their two-date show at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey this past Sunday. The British rock band is touring the United States and some counties in South America in the coming months. HER, Camilla Cabello […]

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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 Announces New Tour; An upcoming date in CNY

With all of these amazing country artists coming to central New York this year, why not add another to your list. Country Thunder USA to Florence, Arizona – Day 3Rick Diamond Craig Morgan is hitting the road and going on tour this fall. It partners with Operation Finally Home to launch the “God, Family, Country […]

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Country music icon and Texas legend Mickey Gilley dies at 86

A Texas country music icon has died. Mickey Gilley, the artist whose career spanned more than 50 years, died surrounded by his family on May 7, 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 […]

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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 […]