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609, 2018

Remembering Burt Reynolds

September 6th, 2018|Categories: News|

”My movies were the kind they show in prisons and airplanes, because nobody can leave.” Today actor Burt Reynolds passed away at the age of 82. Enduring, strong-featured, and cheerful star of US cinema, Burt [...]

1608, 2018

Aretha Franklin Dies at Age 76

August 16th, 2018|Categories: News|

"Being a singer is a natural gift. It means I'm using to the highest degree possible the gift that God gave me to use. I'm happy with that." Today singer Aretha Franklin, 'The Queen of [...]

1807, 2018

Nelson Mandela: Celebrating The 100th Anniversary

July 18th, 2018|Categories: News|

"I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear." 100 years ago [...]

1707, 2018

Remembering Billie Holiday

July 17th, 2018|Categories: News|

"Don't threaten me with love, baby. Let's just go walking in the rain." Remembering American jazz musician and singer-songwriter Billie Holiday. With a career spanning nearly thirty years, she was nicknamed "Lady Day" by her [...]

707, 2018

Happy Birthday, Ringo Starr

July 7th, 2018|Categories: News|

Happy birthday, Ringo Starr! Ringo Starr is an English musician, songwriter, singer, and actor who gained worldwide fame as the drummer for the Beatles. He occasionally sang lead vocals, usually for one song on an [...]

507, 2018

Today in Music: Elvis

July 5th, 2018|Categories: News|

Today in Music Today in 1954, Working together for the first time in a recording studio with Scotty Moore and Bill Black, Elvis Presley fools around during a break with an up-tempo version of 'That's [...]

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