Facebook.com/EltonJohnElton John's music isn't controversial, but apparently, he's considered dangerous enough that an Islamic political party in Malaysia is calling for his concert to be banned in that country. read more ≫
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Experience Hendrix LLC/Legacy RecordingsOfficial details have been announced about the new Jimi Hendrix rarities album, People, **** and Angels, that's scheduled to be released on March 5, 2013. The collection will feature 12 previously unreleased studio recordings from 1968 and 1969 on which the guitar virtuoso worked with his Band of *****s collaborators Buddy Miles and Billy Cox, as well as Stephen Stills, Jimi Hendrix Experience drummer Mitch Mitchell and other music read more ≫
Verve Music GroupChristmas has brought an early gift to Rod Stewart. A track from his first holiday album, Merry Christmas, Baby, has become his first song to top Billboard's Adult Contemporary chart in nearly 20 years.
Stewart's version of "Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow" has zoomed from #18 on the chart to #1 this week, since many stations switched to all Christmas music over the Thanksgiving weekend. read more ≫
CaroleKing.comCarole King will be honored in downtown Los Angeles next week with her very own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The unveiling ceremony will take place on Monday at 11:30 a.m. PT at 6906 Hollywood Boulevard across the way from The Dolby Theatre.
A number of as-yet-unannounced guests are expected to speak during the presentation, which will be hosted Hollywood Chamber of Commerce president and CEO Leron Gubler. read more ≫
MJ Kim/MPL Communications Ltd.Paul McCartney will be one of the performers at next month's benefit concert for the victims of Hurricane Sandy at New York City's Madison Square Garden, scheduled for December 12. But the former Beatle has now revealed that he himself narrowly escaped the superstorm. read more ≫