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Little Richard: A Legend Who Paved The Way For Others Dies At 87

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The legendary Little Richard, born Richard Wayne Penniman, influenced many musicians in his time: Elvis Presley, The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Prince, and countless others. Little Richard came into the industry in early 50-s, about the same time as Chuck Berry, founding and shaping the genre that is Rock-n-Roll, breaking musical barriers while not gaining the […]

Elton John Says A Tribe Called Quest is ‘the Seminal Hip-Hop Band of All Time’

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Sir Elton John has exposed his Hip-Hop taste, which includes a dose of A Tribe Called Quest. In a recent episode of a special edition of Elton John’s Beats 1 radio show “Elton John’s Rocket Hour” featuring Q-Tip, the pop-rock legend describes the iconic Hip-Hop group as being “the seminal hip-hop band of all time.” The […]

Kendrick Lamar Set To Open The 2018 Grammy Awards

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Words by Jasmine Johnson After 15 years The Grammy Awards will return to New York City at Madison Square Garden in two weeks in New York City on January 28th. To the delight of many, Kendrick Lamar will open this year’s show. Lamar, who is celebrated with seven Grammy nominations is set to perform, but many […]

Beyoncé Might Cover Elton John Classics For 2019 ‘The Lion King’ Remake

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Sir Elton John, a legendary British Popular music icon, has reportedly locked in a deal to remake his 1994 smashing hit classics “Circle Of Life” and “Can You Feel The Love Tonight,” for the 2019 Jon Favreau directed make of The Lion King. Both classics were on the soundtrack of the movie’s original 1994 make. […]

Beyonce, Elton John Are Re-Vamping Classic ‘Lion King’ Soundtracks

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As if the news of a live-action remake of The Lion King, scheduled for 2019 with none other than Beyonce taking on  the voice of Nala, wasn’t enough. There’s now talks of Queen Bey and Elton John linking up to re-vamp the classic’s soundtrack. According to the NY Daily News, John has agreed to re-work […]

Kanye West Omited From List of Performers Requested For “Traditional American” Inauguration [Watch]

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After shocking the world by meeting with Donald Trump, with blonde hair, Kanye West is seemingly the only performer not asked to perform at Trump’s inauguration. In an interview with CNN, the chairman of Trump’s inauguration committee, Tom Barrack revealed that despite the “friendship”, Yeezy will not be in the building to welcome the President-elect to […]

[Watch] A Tribe Called Quest Drops New Visual For “We The People”

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After releasing their first new album in 18 years, A Tribe Called Quest has decided to bless fans even more by dropping the debut of their lyric video for “We the People….” The video features the group’s iconic imagery, including the figure from The Low End Theory coming to life. Touching on subjects from mass incarceration, discrimination […]

Young Thug to Collaborate With Elton John?

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In a December interview with Noisey, Sir Elton John had some pretty favorable things to say about Atlanta rapper Young Thug. The legendary pianist and rocker compared the “Best Friend” rapper to the late Beatle John Lennon, calling Thug “visually provocative,” and admitting to really liking one of the Thugger songs he heard on Beats1 […]

Elton John Compares Concert Usher to Hitler, Later Apologizes

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Sir Elton John lost his cool Sunday when concertgoers were barred from moving for a closer view   Sunday at a performance in Kingsholm Rugby Stadium in Gloucester, England, Elton John was sent over the edge when concert staff began blocking patrons from moving closer in to see him.  As with everything nowadays, concertgoers had phone […]