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Richie Havens

Richie Havens’ Ashes To Be Scattered Over Woodstock Festival Site During Public Event

This Sunday, 44 years after the famous 1969 festival, Havens’ ashes will be scattered–per his own wishes–across the former festival site in Bethel, N.Y.

08/07/2013

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RIP Annette Funicello

Sad news regarding one of the most recognized Mouseketeers. Annette Funicello has passed away due to complications from multiple sclerosis. She was 70. I remember watching the show everyday after school. She will be missed.

94.5 KOOL FM–04/08/2013

(Patrick Demarchelier)

We Will Always Love Her: Honoring Whitney Houston

Whitney Houston’s death on February 11th  at the age of 48 came as a shock to the music world. But in the months that followed fans, friends, family and fellow musicians were able to pay their […]

12/26/2012

Bob Babbit, far right, with other Funk Brothers, Uriel Jones & Eddie Willis. (Provided photo)

Funk Brothers Bassist Bob Babbitt Dies at 74

Bob Babbitt, who played in Motown Records’ house band Funk Brothers, died yesterday (July 17) in a Nashville hospice following a lengthy battle with brain cancer. He was 74.

07/17/2012

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Deep Purple’s Jon Lord Dead at 71

Deep Purple keyboardist and co-founder Jon Lord died today (July 16) in London after suffering a fatal pulmonary embolism and a lengthy battle with pancreatic cancer.

07/16/2012

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Michael Jackson Remembered, Three Years After Death: Family & Friends Tweet

Today, Jackson family members, celebrities and fans took to Twitter to honor Michael Jackson on the third anniversary of his death.

06/25/2012

Elvis as a hologram? (Photo credit should read STF/AFP/Getty Images)

Elvis Is Alive… In Hologram Form

The hologram trend started with a deceased rap star and now it’s getting a visit from The King. Digital Domain Media Group, who created a shockingly realistic Tupac Shakur hologram for a Coachella “performance” back […]

06/06/2012

Barry and brother Robin Gibb (Getty/Stephen Lovekin)

Barry Gibb Releases Video Tribute To Brother Robin

Though Barry Gibb has been publicly silent since the death of his younger brother Robin, a new video released by the surviving Bee Gee is a loving tribute to his fallen bandmate. The video, posted […]

05/23/2012

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R.I.P. Donna Summer: Eight Essential Songs From The Queen Of Disco

From her disco days to her reinvention in the 1980s and beyond, Donna Summer was a one of a kind star in the music world. Known famously as the Queen of Disco, Summer scored four […]

05/17/2012

Bobby Brown & Whitney Houston (VINCE BUCCI/AFP/Getty Images)

Bobby Brown On Whitney Houston: “I’m Not The Reason She’s Gone”

In his first interview following Whitney Houston‘s sudden death on February 11, her ex-husband Bobby Brown speaks up about Houston’s history with drugs, his reaction to her passing, and his interaction with her just a […]

05/03/2012

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