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Music Reviews: The Latest From Jessie Ware, Aretha Franklin, Annie Lennox and More
This week, buzz-bin favorite Jessie Ware offers up her sophomore album, Aretha Franklin covers classics recorded by other divas, Annie Lennox takes a trip to the past and covers some of her favorites, Neil Diamond continues to return to his roots, Primus gets a “Golden Ticket” and Bush continue
Listen to Aretha Franklin Cover Adele
The Queen of Soul isn’t ready to give up her crown just yet. At 72, Aretha Franklin takes on other great divas, including pop’s newest one, Adele, for her upcoming album, “Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics.” Released Monday, Franklin’s cover of Adele’s “Rolling...
'Rising Star' Finale Recap: Jesse Kinch Is the First Winner
ABC's interactive singing competition, "Rising Star," culminated Sunday night with the four remaining contestants learning that Jesse Kinch was crowned the season-one champ, beating Austin French in the final round. Dana Williams and Audrey Kate Geiger were eliminated earlier in the night. The top
'The Voice' Recap: The Top 8 Perform (And So Does Robin Thicke!)
The top eight artists on “The Voice” returned to the stage Monday night for another round of performances that began with an appearance by Robin Thicke, who performed his latest single, “Feel Good.” Coaches Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Christina Aguilera and Cee Lo Green sat...
'The Voice' Recap: The Knockout Rounds Conclude
“The Voice” wrapped up its two-episode knockout rounds Tuesday night, with more artists from each of the four teams taking the stage in an elimination-style duel. As was the case the previous night, two teammates would sing back-to-back, before their coach determined which would advance...
US Soldier's Musical Covers Go Viral
Pfc. Paul Ieti, stationed in Afghanistan, belts out songs by Etta James and Rihanna.
Pope of Pop: Legendary Music Producer Phil Ramone Dies
Powerful music mogul created top hits with icons Frank Sinatra, Billy Joel.
Beyoncé's Inaugural Criticism Doubletake
Beyoncé is one of the biggest pop stars of this generation, but it seems as if the inauguration is just not her gig. News that the 31-year old performer may have lip-synced “The Star-Spangled Banner” at Monday’s inauguration may have come as a surprise. But it...
Inauguration Lineup Includes Beyonce, Kelly Clarkson, James Taylor
In addition to the political crowd-planning that’s part of the pomp and circumstance of a presidential inauguration, three musical stars will join the swearing-in ceremony in a couple weeks. Beyonce Knowles, Kelly Clarkson and James Taylor will each take part in Obama’s second inauguration, the...
Report: Beyonce Drops Out of Clint Eastwood Film
Did one of President Barack Obama’s biggest celebrity fans drop out of an upcoming film with actor and director Clint Eastwood? Variety reports that Beyonce Knowles has dropped out of the unmade Eastwood flick “A Star is Born,” citing scheduling conflicts, according to their sources....