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Paul Buckmaster, arranger for Bowie, Elton John, dead at 71
Paul Buckmaster, who arranged and orchestrated some of the best-known songs of David Bowie, the Rolling Stones and Elton John, among others in a career that spanned a half-century, has died at age 71
Rolling Stone film critic Peter Travers reacts to Roger Moore's death
Sir Roger Moore, the actor best known for playing James Bond, has died at the age of 89. Rolling Stone film critic Peter Travers, who is also the host of ABC News’ “Popcorn With Peter Travers,” remembered Moore today in a short tribute to his life. “To any of us who grew up in the whole James Bond
Carly Simon Talks 'You're So Vain' Inspirations
Carly Simon revealed last year that the second verse of "You're So Vain" is about Warren Beatty . And though some have guessed that other parts of the song are about Mick Jagger , she ruled him out in her memoir, "Boys in the Trees." In a new interview with ABC News, she said that the real
Sir George Martin, Famed Beatles Producer, Dead at 90
Sir George Martin, the producer who some called "the Fifth Beatle" for his contributions to the Fab Four's sound, has died at age 90 Martin's management group confirmed his death in a statement to ABC News early Wednesday. "We can confirm that Sir George Martin passed away peacefully at home
Carly Simon Spills a Big 'You're So Vain' Secret
In "You're So Vain," Carly Simon sings, "You're so vain, you probably think this song is about you." Now, she's revealing who she's referring to -- at least in one part. "I have confirmed that the second verse is Warren [Beatty] ," Simon told People magazine . "Warren thinks the whole thing is
Sam Smith Reveals He Will Sing Title Track to James Bond Film 'Spectre'
After months of denials, and a recent, tantalizing hint to the contrary, Sam Smith has revealed he has, indeed, recorded the theme song to "Spectre," the upcoming, 24th James Bond adventure. Calling it "one of the highlights of my career," Smith revealed the track will be called "Writing's on the
Obama Pardons Turkeys…Then They Die
They may have avoided the Thanksgiving dinner table, but it turns out the turkeys pardoned by President Obama haven’t been so lucky after all. Last year, the president ceremoniously spared Cobbler and his alternate Gobbler, two 40-pound birds from Rockingham Country, Va., sending them off...
Daniel Craig Cries to Adele
Any time Adele hits her high notes, there’s no denying the girl has pipes. Not even James Bond himself can hold it together when Adele shows her chops. Daniel Craig, the star of the new James Bond film “Skyfall,” said he got emotional when he...
A 5-Year Vacation: How I Did It
Have you ever thought about chucking it all and going to live on a deserted beach somewhere? Of course you have; we all do. But then we turn off the alarm clock, drag ourselves out of bed, and head to the job that funds our everyday life. But what would happen if you gave the idea some serious
What's Your Favorite Revenge Song?
When it comes to revenge for the broken-hearted, nothing may prove more cathartic than pouring your anger into a song. If you happen to be a superstar singer, that tune could bring more than just satisfaction — it could take you to the top of...