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All too well?
A re-released 10-minute version of Taylor Swift's hit song "All Too Well" topped the charts last year, becoming the longest ever #1 single. But that's not the only peculiarity of this song...
18 February 2022
Crack is wack
Today marks the 10th anniversary of music superstar Whitney Houston's death. A sad yet timely occasion to delve into one of the most incredible musical journeys of all time...
11 February 2022
A few weeks ago, musical great James Mtume passed away at the untimely age of 76. An occasion, if ever there was one, to delve into the artist's incredible journey...
4 February 2022
Fancy like a hit
There are very few stars, let alone overnight sensations. Walker Hayes, for one, was an overnight star — almost 20 years in the making...
28 January 2022
Anything for Loaf...
Legendary singer and actor Meat Loaf suddenly passed away at the age of 74. An artist whose career includes incredible successes and surprisingly low points, he will nevertheless be remembered as one of music's true originals...
21 January 2022
(Always) be my baby
Ronnie Spector, lead singer of legendary girl group The Ronettes, passed away this week at the age of 78. Her life was full of both incredible achievements and tremendous hurdles, for which she should be celebrated equally...
14 January 2022
No More Shadows anywhere
Today marks a sad anniversary: 45 years ago, the great Erroll Garner passed away. Interestingly, though, he has been finding new fame in the past few months, due to a somewhat historic featuring...
7 January 2022
Born on the 24th of December
Being born on Christmas eve is not the easiest thing to live with: how can you tell if the presents you get are for your birthday, or Christmas? Being born on Christmas day is probably worse...
24 December 2021
The many lives of Paul Rodgers
Today is the 72nd birthday of Mr Paul Rodgers. Although not necessarily a household name like Rod Steward or Led Zeppelin's Jimmy Page, he is nevertheless a highly respected artist — who actually worked with Page, among others...
17 December 2021