Just as pop singing wasn't the same after Elvis or the guitar didn't recover after Hendrix, neither was rock orchestration the same after Paul Buckmaster, the half-British, half-Italian string arranger who died Tuesday at age 71 of undisclosed causes. Even if his name doesn't ring any bells (or, more appropriately, triangles), the records Buckmaster arranged and orchestrated will. Starting
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Kelly Clarkson has unveiled a cover of Prince's "Kiss" and a new version of her song "Love So Soft." The tunes were recorded at Spotify Studios in New York as Spotify singles.
The pair of songs build on Clarkson's soulful bent found on her recent release and pair well together, with both emphasizing
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A Bee Gees musical is in the works, with Universal Theatrical Group securing rights to the legendary band's life story and music. Singer Barry Gibb, the group's only surviving member, will executive produce the as-yet-untitled project.
UTG, Universal's live theater division, secured rights to the musical with Barry Gibb,
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Drake revealed he plans to take six to a year to work on acting in "great films," the rapper told The Hollywood Reporter. The Toronto
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Remy Ma recruited Lil Kim for her hard-hitting new single "Wake Me Up," the first preview of the Bronx rapper's upcoming second LP, 7 Winters & 6 Summers, out in early 2018.
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Last week, Ron Tutt, best known as Elvis Presley's drummer from 1969 to 1977, did something he hadn't done in nearly 40 years: He listened to the Jerry Garcia Band's Cats Under the Stars. Appreciated as Garcia's most fully realized and produced solo album outside the Grateful Dead, Cats Under the
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Lorde delivered a faithful cover of Bruce Springsteen's "I'm on Fire" at her Wednesday concert in Christchurch, New Zealand, her native country, where Springsteen previously
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