Frankie Lymon News

 
Date Of Birth:
September 20, 1942
Date Of Death:
February 27, 1968 (25)
Birth Place:
New York, NY, USA
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Date of Birth: September 20, 1942
Date of Death: February 27, 1968 (25)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA
Photo Coverage: Paul Anka Sings Sinatra: His Songs, My Songs, My Way, at The Kravis CenterPhoto Coverage: Paul Anka Sings Sinatra: His Songs, My Songs, My Way, at The Kravis Center
by Stephen Sorokoff - Mar 1, 2019

It was all about the love that Paul Anka has for sharing his music with audiences and the love those audiences have for him at The Kravis Center last night. (more...)

Ryan Koch Croons In American Bandstand TributeRyan Koch Croons In American Bandstand Tribute
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2018

When one thinks of AMERICAN BANDSTAND it's easy to think of charismatic teen stars such as Frankie Lymon, Fabian, Elvis Presley, Bobby Rydell, Buddy Holly, Jerry Lee Lewis and many more. (more...)

Stage Version of THE FIVE HEARTBEATS Aiming for BroadwayStage Version of THE FIVE HEARTBEATS Aiming for Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2018

According to Deadline, Robert Townsend is aiming to bring a stage version of his 1991 film The Five Heartbeats to Broadway. Townsend will write the play with Keenan Ivory Wayans, who also wrote the screenplay. (more...)

Mosaic Theater Company's Fourth Season Begins With Empowering MARIE AND ROSETTAMosaic Theater Company's Fourth Season Begins With Empowering MARIE AND ROSETTA
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2018

"How Hope Happens," the Fourth Season at Mosaic Theater Company, will open with Marie and Rosetta, written by George Brant and directed by local artist Sandra L. Holloway. This play featuring gospel music, blues, and rock n' roll tells the story of the first rehearsal between Sister Rosetta Tharpe (recently inducted into the Rock n' Roll Hall of Fame), and her young protegee Marie Knight. (more...)

Boyz II Men Release New Album 'Under The Streetlight' This OctoberBoyz II Men Release New Album 'Under The Streetlight' This October
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2017

Celebrating over 25 years in show business, four-time GRAMMY Award-winning R&B vocal group Boyz II Men return with their latest album Under the Streetlight (Sony Masterworks) available October 20. (more...)

Boyz II Men Release New Album 'Under The Streetlight' This OctoberBoyz II Men Release New Album 'Under The Streetlight' This October
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2017

Celebrating over 25 years in show business, four-time GRAMMY Award-winning R&B vocal group Boyz II Men return with their latest album Under the Streetlight (Sony Masterworks) available October 20. (more...)

Alan Campbell and George Wendt to Star in ROCK AND ROLL MAN: THE ALAN FREED STORY Premiere at Bucks County Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2017

Bucks County Playhouse has announced the world premiere production of a new musical, 'Rock and Roll Man: The Alan Freed Story.' The musical will begin performances on September 12 and run through October 1, with an official opening night on September 16. (more...)

Photo Flash: New Photos of THE JACKIE WILSON STORY at Black Ensemble
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2016

The Jackie Wilson Story returns to Chicago after an extremely successful opening in 2000 and remount in 2011, plus a national tour in 2002, which culminated at the famous Apollo Theater in New York City. This high-energy and touching story follows the career of one of the greatest entertainers who ever lived.   (more...)

Black Ensemble Theater to Present THE JACKIE WILSON STORY
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2016

Black Ensemble Theater continues the 40th Anniversary Season (The Season of Greatest Hits) with The Jackie Wilson Story, written and directed by Black Ensemble Theater Founder and CEO Jackie Taylor. The Jackie Wilson Story will be performed at the Black Ensemble Theater Cultural Center, 4450 N. Clark Street in Chicago, July 30-September 4, 2016.  The official press opening is Sunday, August 7, 2016 at 3:00 pm.  Preview dates for the production are July 30-31 and August 5-6, 2016.  (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Tempe - Week of 3/13/2016
by BWW - Mar 13, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/13/2016 for Tempe (more...)

Little Anthony to Appear on THE VIEW & More in Support of New Memoir
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2015

One of the vocal architects to emerge in the 'Golden Age of Rock and Roll,' Little Anthony, (Little Anthony & The Imperials), will be hitting the media circuit in New York City July 22 through July 24 to reveal his new memoir, Little Anthony: My Journey - My Destiny. (more...)

BWW Reviews: ME, THE MOB AND THE MUSIC Is Mostly 'Mob'
by John Walker Ross - Feb 6, 2015

Me, the Mob and the Music is the autobiography of sixties' hit-maker Tommy James (as told to Martin Fitzpatrick). (more...)

Three Dog Night, Muppet Movie Sing-a-Long, Dick Fox Doo Wop Extravaganza and More Set for Arcadia's 2015 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2015

Arcadia Performing Arts Foundation presents its second season at the Arcadia Performing Arts Center -- Three Dog Night today, January 10 at 8 pm; The Four Tops today, February 21 at 8 pm; Big Bad Voodoo Daddy on Friday, March 27 at 8 pm; The Muppet Movie Sing-a-Long today, May 16 at 2 pm and Dick Fox Doo Wop Extravaganza today, June 6 at 7 pm. This four concert season, and the additional attraction The Muppet Movie Sing-A-Long, is presented by the Arcadia Performing Arts Foundation and is a means of raising funds to support arts in the schools and maintain this new, state-of-the-art facility. (more...)

Three Dog Night, Muppet Movie Sing-a-Long, Dick Fox Doo Wop Extravaganza and More Set for Arcadia's 2015 Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2014

Arcadia Performing Arts Foundation presents its second season at the Arcadia Performing Arts Center -- Three Dog Night on Saturday, January 10 at 8 pm; The Four Tops on Saturday, February 21 at 8 pm; Big Bad Voodoo Daddy on Friday, March 27 at 8 pm; The Muppet Movie Sing-a-Long on Saturday, May 16 at 2 pm and Dick Fox Doo Wop Extravaganza on Saturday, June 6 at 7 pm. This four concert season, and the additional attraction The Muppet Movie Sing-A-Long, is presented by the Arcadia Performing Arts Foundation and is a means of raising funds to support arts in the schools and maintain this new, state-of-the-art facility. (more...)

ECHOES OF ETTA Plays Final Performance at Joe's Pub Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2014

Echoes of Etta, the award-winning Etta James Tribute, concludes their 2014 residency tonight, November 6th, 9:30pm at Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette Street). Echoes of Etta was the winner of the 2014 MAC Award for Show of the Year. (more...)

'My Dream Duets' Becomes 15th Top 10 Album for BARRY MANILOW!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2014

Today, GRAMMY, Tony, and Emmy Award-winning recording artist Barry Manilow celebrates another milestone in his legendary career with his 15 th Top 10 debut on the Billboard Top 200 chart. His new album, MY DREAM DUETS, entered the Billboard Top 200 in the #4 position, and was released on Verve Records. (more...)

BWW Previews: THE COMPANY MEN at The Cutting Room in NYC on 11/18
by Marina Kennedy - Nov 3, 2014

The Company Men will present their distinctive music that blends multiple genres like Motown Rock and Pop at The Cutting Room in New York City on November 18th. (more...)

ECHOES OF ETTA to Play Final Performance at Joe's Pub, 11/06
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2014

Echoes of Etta, the award-winning Etta James Tribute, concludes their 2014 residency on November 6th, 9:30pm at Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette Street). Echoes of Etta was the winner of the 2014 MAC Award for Show of the Year. (more...)

Music Legend Barry Manilow to Debut His Latest Album 'My Dream Duets' on QVC
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2014

GRAMMY, TONY, and EMMY Award-winning musician and pop legend Barry Manilow is scheduled to appear on QVC during the 'Barry Manilow: Q Sessions Live' broadcast Friday, October 17 at 6 PM (ET) to debut his latest album, MY DREAM DUETS. (more...)

VIDEO: Barry Manilow Talks About Creation of New Album 'My Dream Duets'
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2014

In the video below, Barry Manilow candidly talks about the creation of his new album, MY DREAM DUETS. (more...)

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