Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame News
Why Paul McCartney Probably Won't Tour With Ringo Starr
Paul McCartney has a logical reason for why he doesn't foresee himself touring with former Beatles bandmate Ringo Starr . "It's never come up,” he told Rolling Stone . “We come together for things like the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame . But to actually tour together; leave well enough alone."
Caitlyn Jenner Says It's Hard to Be a Trans Republican as Ben Carson Slams Community as 'Absurd'
Caitlyn Jenner talked about the difficulties of being a trans woman in the Republican Party today, a day after Ben Carson referred to "this whole transgender thing" as "absurd." "It was easy to come out as trans, it was harder to come out as Republican," the Olympic gold medalist said at an
For Trump's Convention, Quiet Parties and Sluggish Fundraising
For the Washington insiders and well-healed donors who have long fueled the Republican political machine, the Republican National Convention was off to a muted start Monday, with many parties half empty and several of the most powerful political figures, including more than one-third of the
Lionel Richie, Chic's Nile Rodgers and More Enter Songwriters Hall of Fame
Lionel Richie , Nile Rodgers and the late Bernard Edwards of the band Chic, and the late Marvin Gaye were among the honorees Thursday night in New York City at the Songwriters Hall of Fame’s annual induction gala. "Ooh, I feel good," Richie said. He received the Hall's highest honor, the Johnny
5 Times Prince Transcended Music
It's only been a day since news broke that legendary musician Prince had died at the age of 57. The outpouring of love for the singer and iconic performer has spread throughout the world, from the many friends of Prince to the millions of fans. But Prince was far more than just a singer. He
The Tremendous Legacy Left Behind by Prince Rogers Nelson
Modern rock, pop and R&B would not be same had Prince not emerged out of Minneapolis in the late seventies. He was a strikingly unique character who played by his own rules. He was unlike any other performer seen up until that point. He an ace arranger and writer who could play a wide variety of
What It Feels Like to Be a Young Transgender Man in the Shadow of North Carolina's 'Bathroom Law'
Reevs O'Neal is a transgender man who's about to have a life-changing operation that he says he would not have felt comfortable doing in his home state of North Carolina. "In North Carolina, it definitely wasn't safe for me to transition," O'Neal told ABC News' "Nightline." "It was just
Rock & Roll Hall Inductee Ice Cube Reflects on N.W.A. Days
Though pioneering hip-hop group N.W.A. broke up decades ago, they're having a very good year. After being the subject of the Oscar-nominated movie "Straight Outta Compton," the group is being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame tonight in Brooklyn, New York. Kendrick Lamar will induct the
Weezer, Andrew Bird, Pet Shop Boys and More Music Reviews
This week, Weezer return to their self-titled color-themed series with “The White Album,” singer-songwriter Andrew Bird shows off some semi-orchestral greatness, The Pet Shop Boys deliver some glossy, kind of humorous dance-pop, Cheap Trick try to hand us some treats and soul-singer Charles Bradley
Don Cheadle Learned Trumpet for Miles Davis Movie
Don Cheadle wrote, directed and starred in "Miles Ahead," a non-traditional biopic about jazz legend Miles Davis . He said the whole project was a real labor of love. That's why he decided to actually learn how to play the trumpet, just as Davis did. "It was important to me to learn how to play