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Bobby Womack Diagnosed With Alzheimer’s Disease

In 2012, R&B legend Bobby Womack faced – and overcame – a battle with colon cancer and life-threatening bouts of pneumonia. So it now comes as even more of a blow that Womack has now […]


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New Releases: Rush, Jimmy Fallon, Bobby Womack

Let’s take a look at this week’s albums, reissues and other musical goodies from classic artists making musical waves yet again. Spotlight Release of the Week: Rush’s first album in five years, Clockwork Angels, finally […]


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Bobby Womack Cancer Free After Successful Surgery

Soul singer Bobby Womack’s management team announced some good news to his fans on Facebook this morning, declaring that he’s officially cancer free after undergoing surgery to remove a tumor. The message read: “We’re delighted […]


Birthdays and Departures – Thursday

BIRTHDAYS AND DEPARTURES – 3/4 1936 – ERIC ALLANDALE ([lastfm]FOUNDATIONS[/lastfm]) 1944 – [lastfm]BOBBY WOMACK[/lastfm] 1944 – MARY WILSON ([lastfm]SUPREMES[/lastfm]) 1946 – ROBERT RAYMOND – [lastfm]SUGARLOAF[/lastfm]) 1948 – CHRIS SQUIRE ([lastfm]YES[/lastfm]) 1950 – BILLY GIBBONS ([lastfm]ZZ […]