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50 Best Albums of 2016
We have come to the end of another year. In 2016, we lost an unreasonable number of legendary performers and it has been a rather trying year otherwise, but I’m going to go out on a limb and say that this has been the best year musically since 1999. You wouldn’t know that by turning on the radio as
Jamie Foxx to Produce TV Series on Marvin Gaye
How about some "Pop news" there, Lara. Thank you very much. Good morning, everybody. Jamie Foxx won an Oscar for his portray of Ray Charles and now taking on the story of motown legend Marvin Gaye. Good song. Great. Fox will executive produce the story that brought us hits like "What's going on"
It's the 50th Anniversary of 'The Monkees' TV Debut
" The Monkees " debuted on TV 50 years ago today -- decades before shows like " Glee " – and proved that a fictional music act could get great ratings and sell millions of records. After answering a casting call for "four insane boys," Davy Jones , Micky Dolenz, Peter Tork and Mike Nesmith were
Bottom 10: S-E-C! S-E-C?
The Bottom 10 inspirational thought of the week: Maybe it's been crazy and maybe I'm to blame But I put my heart above my head We've been through it all and you loved me just the same And when you're not there I just need to hear Hello, my friend, hello It's good to need you so It's good to love
Breaking Down Sen. Ted Cruz's Speech at the Republican National Convention
ABC News' Amna Nawaz, Devin Dwyer, and LZ Granderson break down the third night of the Republican National Convention.
The Monkees, Beth Orton and Kristin Kontrol and More Music Reviews
This week was a lighter release week than usual, probably because of the Memorial Day weekend. Still, we have reviews for the new star-studded album by the Monkees , who are about to celebrate their 50th anniversary, the newest album by Beth Orton and the latest project from Dum Dum Girls’ Dee Dee,
Super Bowl 2016: A History of National Anthem Singers
This Sunday, Lady Gaga will take the stage to sing the national anthem at the Super Bowl . She'll be the first bona fide pop superstar to sing the anthem since 2013, when Alicia Keys did it. The last two anthems were sung by Tony-winning Broadway star and actress Idina Menzel, and opera legend
'Twin Peaks' Turns 25: Where the Stars Are Now
Twenty-five years ago, Laura Palmer's body was found by the riverbank in the first-ever episode of "Twin Peaks," and fans of the cult classic watched as the tiny Washington town was transformed by her murder. Showtime is attempting to revive the series, though co-creator David Lynch announced a few
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