ABKCO RecordsA half century after his music career began, Eric Burdon is as prolific as ever. The founding Animals singer released a new solo album, 'Til Your River Runs Dry, just this past January, and he's now preparing to publish his life story. The rock legend has signed a joint deal with Alfred Music Publishing and his record label, ABKCO, to release a memoir titled Breathless sometime later this year. read more ≫
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Facebook.com/EltonJohnElton John turned 66 on Monday, and his birthday celebration was relatively low-key.
Britain’s Daily Mail reports Elton dined at a West Hollywood restaurant, Craig’s, with his husband, David Furnish, and their pals Neil Patrick Harris and Harris’ fiance, David Burtka. It appears Elton and his hubby didn't bring their two kids with them. read more ≫
Capitol RecordsBack in 1983, the album Sports turned Huey Lewis & the News into superstars, with hits like "I Want a New ****," "The Heart of Rock & Roll" and "If This Is It." Now, the band is celebrating that album's 30th anniversary with a deluxe reissue, and a tour. read more ≫
Photo: Matthew Jordan SmithAretha Franklin enjoyed a very special night on the town Monday in New York City in celebration of her 71st birthday. Showbiz411 journalist Roger Friedman reports that the ***** of Soul took in a preview performance of Berry Gordy Jr.'s new Broadway production, Motown: The Musical, which ended with the entire cast and audience serenading her with a rendit read more ≫