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  • Bobby Womack dies at 70; soul singer and song writer

    Bobby Womack dies at 70; soul singer and song writer
    Bobby Womack, a prolific gospel-soul singer who also wrote songs recorded by the Rolling Stones, Janis Joplin, George Benson and others, died Friday. He was 70. A representative from his label, XL Recordings, confirmed the death of the longtime Los...
  • Pop Essentials

    Main Event DC Jazz Fest Jazz at the Capitol Riverfront The word: DC's Jazz Fest provides a week-long celebration of jazz, with musicians playing in venues around the nation's capital. Gregory Porter, Trombone Shorty, the Rebirth Brass Band and Irma...
  • Soul singer Bobby Womack dead at 70

    Soul singer Bobby Womack dead at 70
    Soul singer and songwriter Bobby Womack has died, his publicist said on Friday. He was 70. The cause of his death was not yet known, according to his publicist, Sonya Kolowrat at XL Recordings. The streetwise vocalist inducted into the Rock and Roll...
  • Bobby Womack, legendary soul singer, dies at 70

    Bobby Womack, legendary soul singer, dies at 70
    Legendary soul singer Bobby Womack died Friday, said Sonya Kolowrat, his publicist with XL Recordings. Womack was 70.  The cause of death was not immediately clear.  ------------ FOR THE RECORD June 27, 6:49 p.m. An earlier version of this post...
  • Soul Music Legend Bobby Womack Dies at 70

    Bobby Womack, the multitalented singer-songwriter-guitarist who left an indelible mark on R&B and soul in the 1960s and '70s but battled drug addiction in his later years, died Friday at 70, his record label XL Recordings confirmed. He had been...
  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame band to play Allentown's PPL Center; the waiting will be the hardest part

     
    Allentown’s new PPL Center just announced that another big headline music act will play the downtown arena late this summer. And with this one, the waiting will be the hardest part. Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers, the Hall of Fame......
  • Can Queen work with Adam Lambert? Ask AC/DC, Van Halen

    SAN JOSE, Calif. Many fans regret never seeing Queen in concert. But is it worth buying a ticket to see the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame act perform without the rock icon Freddie Mercury, who died in 1991? Fans will find out when Queen with "American Idol"...
  • Art Garfunkel emerges from silence to sing again

    Art Garfunkel emerges from silence to sing again
    Art Garfunkel remembers the precise moment, about three months ago, when his voice truly came back. He had gone three full years without singing due to a sudden stiffness that afflicted one of his vocal chords in January 2010. Starting in February 2013,...
  • Priscilla Bagley salutes Linda Ronstadt in cabaret

     Priscilla Bagley salutes Linda Ronstadt in cabaret
    Direct from New York City's Metropolitan Room, Priscilla Bagley salutes a great American singer with her cabaret "When Will I Be Loved?: The Linda Ronstadt 'Hall of Fame' Victory Tour." Ronstadt was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in April....
  • Gerry Goffin, lyricist and ex-husband of Carole King, dead at 75

    Gerry Goffin, lyricist and ex-husband of Carole King, dead at 75
    Gerry Goffin, the lyricist who co-wrote some of the biggest hit songs of the 1960s with his former wife and longtime collaborator Carole King, died on Thursday at age 75, King said in a message posted on Facebook. Goffin, who died of natural causes at...
  • Legendary soul artist Bobby Womack dies at 70

    Bobby Womack, a prolific gospel-soul singer who also wrote songs recorded by the Rolling Stones, Janis Joplin, George Benson and others, died Friday. He was 70. A representative from his label, XL Recordings, confirmed the death of the longtime Los...
  • Gerry Goffin, songwriting partner of Carole King, dies at 75

    Gerry Goffin, songwriting partner of Carole King, dies at 75
    Lyricist Gerry Goffin, whose songwriting partnership in the early 1960s with then-wife Carole King yielded some of the most indelible hits of the era, died Thursday at home in Los Angeles, said his wife, Michelle Goffin. He was 75. Michele Goffin said...