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Bono and co-writers Bob Geldof and Midge Ure, lead the new Band Aid 30 recording of "Do They Know It’s Christmas," with all proceeds going to fight Ebola in West Africa. Although nearly all the vocalists are of Britain’s new pop regime, a few classic artists, or at least...
Billy Joel has just added his fourth 2015 date for his New York City residency at Madison Square Garden. Billy’s most recent show added to the itinerary is April 3rd. He’ll next play the Garden on Tuesday, November 25th. Billy has always maintained that although he went through...
The Doobie Brothers are back in the Top 20 with their latest album -- the new Southbound collection, which pairs the group with modern country stars. The set hit Number 16 on the Billboard 200 album chart -- a marked improvement from the Doobie's last studio set, 2010's World...
Richie Sambora is out of Bon Jovi, according to a statement Jon Bon Jovi made to Showbiz411.com. At the after party for the premiere fellow New Jersyan Jon Stewart’s directorial debut Rosewater, Jon Bon Jovi was asked about Sambora’s status with the band, and verbalized what has...
U2 frontman Bono got a scare on Wednesday (November 12th) when a rear door fell off his private plane in mid-air while the singer was on a flight from Dublin to Berlin. According to ABC News, Germout Freitag with the German Federal Bureau of Aircraft Accident Investigation...
Airing on January 2nd on PBS stations will be Billy Joel: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize. In addition to Billy Joel performing, the show will also feature appearances by John Mellencamp, Tony Bennett, Boyz II Men, Gavin DeGraw, Josh Groban, Natalie Maines, Kevin Spacey...
Sting might join the cast of his troubled Broadway musical, The Last Ship, at the beginning of 2015. The Daily News learned from a show insider said, “If Sting steps in, he likely would replace the star, Jimmy Nail” in the role of a shipbuilder. If that’s the case, the former...
Former Styx frontman and songwriter Dennis DeYoung is back with a new live CD/DVD set, Dennis DeYoung And The Music Of Styx Live In Los Angeles. The collection, which is also available in Blu-ray and digital formats, was captured live on March 18th, 2014 live at L.A.’s El Rey...
Phil Collins says that as far as he's concerned, he's retired. Collins, who this summer took part in a few weeks of exploratory rehearsals to see if he was road ready, had passed on going on tour, and believes his music making days might finally be done, telling Q magazine: "I...