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BIO: 'BB KING : The Life of Riley’ Narrated by Morgan Freeman hits UK Cinemas October 15th 2012. Joined by BONO, ERIC CLAPTON, BRUCE WILLIS, RINGO STARR and others, including appearances by KEITH RICHARDS,... (read more...)

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Hotel California to Bring A SALUTE TO THE EAGLES to King Center Hotel California to Bring A SALUTE TO THE EAGLES to King Center
by BWW News Desk - July 15, 2016

Back by popular demand, HOTEL CALIFORNIA is returning to the King Center. After three sold-out shows in the Studio Theatre, they are now preparing to rock the main stage on Friday, March 3 at 8 p.m.... (more...)
Blues Legend Tom Lavin Becomes UCW's 11th Honorary Degree Recipient Blues Legend Tom Lavin Becomes UCW's 11th Honorary Degree Recipient
by BWW News Desk - July 13, 2016

If you were to think of University Canada West's(UCW) newest honorary degree recipient as a book, his true depth would likely escape you, unless you knew him as a book with many covers... (more...)
Electric Youth Set for Free Summer Concerts in Norfolk and Franklin Electric Youth Set for Free Summer Concerts in Norfolk and Franklin
by BWW News Desk - July 05, 2016

Following a three-and-a-half week summer concert tour of Austria and Italy, Electric Youth (EY) will perform two free outdoor concerts on Thursday, July 21, at 6:30 p.m. at Norfolk Town Hill and on Wednesday, July 27, at 6 p.m. on Franklin Town Common.... (more...)
Smokey Robinson to Receive Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song Smokey Robinson to Receive Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song
by TV News Desk - July 05, 2016

Acting Librarian of Congress David Mao today announced that Smokey Robinson is the next recipient of the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song.... (more...)
BWW Review: “A Brick House with a New Attitude” The Commodores & Patti LaBelle Meet Ravinia Festival with 'Praise' BWW Review: “A Brick House with a New Attitude” The Commodores & Patti LaBelle Meet Ravinia Festival with 'Praise'
by Kevin Pollack - June 29, 2016

It's the summer season, and the music is in the air at Ravinia Festival in Highland Park. In one of the most sold and anticipated shows of the season, full of big stars, The Commodores and Patti LaBelle were not going to settle for anything less. It was pretty full crowd anticipating to see 'the Que... (more...)
Cutting-Edge Country Trio SOUTHERN HALO Releases New Single 'Rewind' & New Music Video Cutting-Edge Country Trio SOUTHERN HALO Releases New Single 'Rewind' & New Music Video
by BWW News Desk - June 29, 2016

The cutting-edge Country trio SOUTHERN HALO hits 'fast-forward' on their career with the release of their new single,'Rewind,'and an exclusive video premiere today onTaste of Country.... (more...)
Cellist & Film Composer Martin Tillman Releases New Album 'Superhuman' Cellist & Film Composer Martin Tillman Releases New Album 'Superhuman'
by BWW News Desk - June 28, 2016

Internationally-renowned Swiss cellist and film composer Martin Tillman (Batman trilogy, Black Hawk Down, The Ring)breaks into electronic dance music territory on his latest solo album Superhuman.... (more...)
Jane Lee Hooker, Ellen Kaye, Vernon Reid and More Set for The Iridium This Summer Jane Lee Hooker, Ellen Kaye, Vernon Reid and More Set for The Iridium This Summer
by BWW News Desk - June 27, 2016

Coming up at The Iridium are: NYC's all-women blues band JANE LEE HOOKER on July 23; ELLEN KAYE with UK guitarist PAUL ROSE and Ethan Fein and the LiveIt!LIVE Band on July 26; VERNON REID POWER TRIO on July 29; and soul singer/songwriter/guitarist RAUL MIDON on September 24 & 25. Scroll down for det... (more...)
Stevie Wonder Added to BET AWARDS' Star-Studded Celebration of Prince, 6/26 Stevie Wonder Added to BET AWARDS' Star-Studded Celebration of Prince, 6/26
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2016

BET Networks is keeping their word that "they got you." The network revealed this morning that multi Grammy Award winner and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, Stevie Wonder, will bring the house down during one of the multiple show-stopping performances spread throughout the show paying homage to Prince ... (more...)
VIDEO: Music Video for Svetlana & the Delancey Five's 'Dance In Between the Moments' VIDEO: Music Video for Svetlana & the Delancey Five's 'Dance In Between the Moments'
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2016

Below, check out the video premiere of 'Dance In Between the Moments,' by Svetlana and the Delancey Five ft. Wycliffe Gordon with music and lyrics by Rob Garcia!... (more...)
Fred Hammond to Release New WORSHIP JOURNAL LIVE Album in September, Available for Pre-Order Now Fred Hammond to Release New WORSHIP JOURNAL LIVE Album in September, Available for Pre-Order Now
by BWW News Desk - June 17, 2016

Fresh off of a packed live recording for his new album in Houston earlier last month in May, with a high-energy night of performing that had the crowd on its feet, award-winning gospel superstar and producer Fred Hammond will deliver his much-anticipated new album WORSHIP JOURNAL LIVE this fall.  Th... (more...)
Usher, Future & Bryson Tiller Join Line Up for BET AWARDS 2016 Lineup Usher, Future & Bryson Tiller Join Line Up for BET AWARDS 2016 Lineup
by TV News Desk - June 14, 2016

Today, BET Networks revealed that Usher, Future and Bryson Tiller will join the ultra-talented line-up of performers at the 16th annual "BET Awards" 2016 on Sunday, June 26, 2016.... (more...)
R Kelly Sings National Anthem, Nails Three-Point Shot Before the Game R Kelly Sings National Anthem, Nails Three-Point Shot Before the Game
by BWW News Desk - November 18, 2015

Billboard reports that R. Kelly, dressed in a turtle neck with a cigar in his mouth, showed up a bit early to shoot around before singing the national anthem at Tuesday's basketball game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Atlanta Hawks at the Barclays Center.... (more...)
The Hit Men - Former Stars of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons - to Play Ridgefield Playhouse, Today The Hit Men - Former Stars of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons - to Play Ridgefield Playhouse, Today
by BWW News Desk - November 13, 2015

JERSEY BOYS has been one of the hottest tickets on Broadway since it opened and more than 17.5 million people have seen the show worldwide. Now is your chance to see the original stars with The Hit Men featuring former stars of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons as well as Tommy James and the Shonde... (more...)
Mel B Hosts VH1's BIG MUSIC IN 2015: YOU OUGHTA KNOW Tonight Mel B Hosts VH1's BIG MUSIC IN 2015: YOU OUGHTA KNOW Tonight
by TV News Desk - November 12, 2015

VH1 will bring its entire 2015 You Oughta Know class of artists together on one stage for an unforgettable night of music with 'VH1 Big Music in 2015: You Oughta Know' event live from The Armory Foundation in New York tonight, November 12 at 9PM ET.... (more...)
Grammy Foundation Announces 2016 Signature Schools Semifinalists Grammy Foundation Announces 2016 Signature Schools Semifinalists
by BWW News Desk - November 11, 2015

The GRAMMY Foundation® (www.grammyfoundation.org) announced today that 119 schools nationwide have been selected as GRAMMY® Signature Schools semifinalists... (more...)
Maroon 5 Will Return to the Road With All New Fall 2016 Tour Maroon 5 Will Return to the Road With All New Fall 2016 Tour
by BWW News Desk - November 06, 2015

Multi platinum-selling and Grammy Award®-winning rock band, Maroon 5, announced a return to the road with their upcoming Fall 2016 tour.... (more...)
Curren$y Is Back With New Album 'CANAL STREET CONFIDENTIAL' Curren$y Is Back With New Album 'CANAL STREET CONFIDENTIAL'
by BWW News Desk - November 06, 2015

Jet Life/Atlantic recording artist Curren$y has announced the release of his hugely anticipated new album. 'CANAL STREET CONFIDENTIAL' which marks the New Orleans-based rapper's sixth full length and first major label album release in more than three years drops everywhere today, November 6th.... (more...)
The Hit Men - Former Stars of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons - to Play Ridgefield Playhouse, 11/13 The Hit Men - Former Stars of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons - to Play Ridgefield Playhouse, 11/13
by BWW News Desk - November 05, 2015

JERSEY BOYS has been one of the hottest tickets on Broadway since it opened and more than 17.5 million people have seen the show worldwide. Now is your chance to see the original stars with The Hit Men featuring former stars of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons as well as Tommy James and the Shonde... (more...)
Dopapod's 11/20 Show Moved to The Hall at MP in Brooklyn Dopapod's 11/20 Show Moved to The Hall at MP in Brooklyn
by BWW News Desk - November 04, 2015

Progressive groove quartet Dopapd has announced slight changes to their show on November 20 in New York. Originally slated for Irving Plaza, the show has been moved to The Hall at MP in Brooklyn (470 Driggs Avenue).... (more...)
Corbis Entertainment to Represent Personality Rights of Acclaimed Singer Marvin Gaye Corbis Entertainment to Represent Personality Rights of Acclaimed Singer Marvin Gaye
by BWW News Desk - November 02, 2015

Corbis Entertainment today announced that it has been selected to represent the personality rights of world-renowned musician, singer and writer, Marvin Gaye... (more...)
Sony/ATV Signs Fetty Wap to Worldwide Publishing Deal Sony/ATV Signs Fetty Wap to Worldwide Publishing Deal
by BWW News Desk - November 02, 2015

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has signed a long-term worldwide deal with the rapper and songwriter Fetty Wap.... (more...)







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