CAROLE KING

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Gerry Goffin, Legendary Songwriter and Carole King Ex, Dies at 75

Gerry Goffin, a songwriter who co-wrote a veritable cornucopia of pop music classics, died Thursday (June 19) at his home in Los Angeles, according to CBS Los Angeles. He was 75.

06/20/2014

Jessie Mueller takes a bow on stage during the opening night of 'Beautiful - The Carole King Musical' at The Stephen Sondheim Theatre on January 12, 2014 in New York City. (Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Tony Awards 2014: Carole King, Janis Joplin, Hedwig Nominated

This morning the 68th Annual Tony Awards nominations were announced and some well-known stories were among the leaders. Broadway musicals about the life of Carole King and Janis Joplin, plus the new show featuring Frozen’s Idina Menzel and the Hedwig and the Angry Inch revival were all among the nominees.

04/29/2014

Carole King with James Taylor, Sara Bareilles and Jennifer Nettles (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

MusiCares Tribute To Carole King Spans Generations, Genres

Steven Tyler, P!nk, Lady Gaga, Sara Bareilles, Zac Brown, Miranda Lambert, Miguel and Alicia Keys were among the many artists who paid tribute last night to one of the greatest songwriters of popular music.

01/25/2014

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Pink, will.i.am, Sara Bareilles, Miguel & More Added to Carole King MusiCares Tribute

Newly announced performers include: Sara Bareilles, P!nk, will.i.am, Miguel, Alicia Keys, Sugarland’s Jennifer Nettles, Train, Martina McBride, Jakob Dylan, Darlene Love, Amy Grant, Gloria Estefan, and many more.

12/16/2013

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Carole King’s ‘Beautiful’ Story Comes To Broadway

One of the most talented and successful female songwriters in history’s life story is now becoming a Broadway show and, very appropriately, a musical.

10/15/2013

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Carole King Named MusiCares Person of the Year

Carole King will join the ranks of Bruce Springsteen, Paul McCartney and Barbra Streisand to be celebrated in January as the 2014 MusiCares Person of the Year.

09/19/2013

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Boston Strong Benefit: Aerosmith, NKOTB With Dropkick Murphys (Seriously), Jason Aldean Rock

To say there was massive interest in the concert thrown to benefit The One Fund Boston, which raises funds for the victims of the Boston Marathon Bombings, would be an understatement. When the show went […]

05/31/2013

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TONIGHT: Aerosmith, J. Geils Band, Carole King, James Taylor, Jimmy Buffett Play Boston Strong Concert

Tonight, a number of classic rock legends (and a few other artists) will perform at an all-star concert to benefit the victims of the Boston bombing. As previously reported, Aerosmith, Jimmy Buffett, Extreme, Godsmack, the J. […]

05/30/2013

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Aerosmith, J. Geils, Buffett, Boston, Carole King, James Taylor To Play ‘Boston Strong’

Some of New England’s greatest musical exports are coming together for “Boston Strong: An Evening Of Support And Celebration,” a huge fundraiser to take place at Boston’s TD Garden on May 30. Tickets from the […]

05/03/2013

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Cheech & Chong, Carole King Pay Tribute To Producer Lou Adler At Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction

Lou Adler may have less name recognition than many of the other inductees, but his resume is impressive, which is evident by the caliber of artists who paid tribute to him at the Rock And Roll Hall […]

04/18/2013

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