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Aretha Franklin

“Respect” And Prayers Pour In For Aretha Franklin

“This show is dedicated to Aretha Franklin” Beyoncé announced at the start of her show at Detroit’s Ford Field with Jay Z on Monday. “We love you and thank you.” After performing the opening song with Jay-Z, Beyoncé said: “This show is dedicated to Aretha Franklin,” while also saying, “We love you... Read More
Pearl Jam

Pearl Jam Pays Tribute To Tom Petty And Chris Cornell In Seattle

A Pearl Jam setlist is always sprinkled with a few special moments. The band was especially reflective during their second “home show” at Safeco Field in Seattle on Friday night, as Eddie Vedder and company used the stage to pay tribute to some friends we’ve lost along the way. First, the memory of... Read More
Herbie Hancock (unseen) and Aretha Franklin play at the International Jazz Day Concert on the South Lawn of the White House, in Washington, DC, April 29, 2016. US President Barack Obama delivers remarks to introduce the event.

Aretha Franklin Reportedly Ill, Family Asking for Your Prayers

The music world is keeping a close eye on Detroit today, as the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, is reportedly gravely ill in a Motor City hospital and asking for your prayers. The 76-year-old singer announced early in 2017 that she would retire, but still perform select shows. Then, earlier this... Read More
Leon Bridges and Neil Young

Leon Bridges Delivers Soulful Cover of Neil Young’s “Helpless”

Leon Bridges is known for his powerful vocals. The soul singer-songwriter consistently delivers effortlessly flawless performances and the latest on his list is a cover of Neil Young ’s “Helpless.” The classic rock track is given new flare in a stripped-down performance for The Tonight Show ’s “... Read More

Aerosmith to Celebrate 50th Anniversary With Las Vegas Residency

Aerosmith 's Joe Perry has confirmed that the band will head to Las Vegas to celebrate their 50th anniversary in 2019. The iconic musicians, including frontman Steven Tyler , will launch a residency next spring. According to NME , Perry revealed that Aerosmith is currently in the middle of... Read More
ZZ Top

ZZ Top Starts Plans For Their 50th Anniversary

Things are coming together to celebrate fifty years of ZZ Top . Band leader Billy Gibbons began ZZ Top with a different lineup in 1969, but by 1970 the classic trio was cemented and set to take the rock world by storm. The Rock N’ Roll Hall Of Fame inductees will hit the road and possibly hit the... Read More
Eric Clapton and Doyle Bramhall

Eric Clapton Features on Doyle Bramhall II's "Everything You Need”

British rocker and three-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Eric Clapton recently lent his bluesy guitar playing to Doyle Bramhall II ’s “Everything You Need.” The groove-encouraging track is fronted by Bramhall’s soulful vocals. Clapton’s guitar accents the romantic jam before culminating in... Read More
Joan Jett

The Joan Jett Rock Doc 'Bad Reputation' Is Coming This September

The Joan Jett documentary Bad Reputation had its premiere earlier this year at the Sundance Film Festival, where it was selected from a field of over thirteen-thousand entries. Now the rock doc will finally make it to theaters, streaming services, and video on September 28th. The film chronicles... Read More