Bill Withers

Bill Withers

Bill Withers Quick Links

News Pictures Video Film Quotes RSS

Green Day Crash Into Rock'n'Roll Hall Of Fame With Emotional Speeches And Powerful Gig


Green Day Joan Jett Ringo Starr Bill Withers Stevie Ray Vaughan

This year's inductees into the Rock'n'Roll Hall of Fame, Joan Jett and Ringo Starr, definitely fall within the "about time" category. And they aren't the only ones. The 2015 inductees also include the cool kids of rock, Green Day

Green Day
Green Day were a bit overwhelmed on the night of their induction.

The Bay area trio also played a pretty intense show on the night of their induction, reminding everyone why they were the band to take punk rock to the masses back in the 1990s. From the opening power chords of American Idiot, Billie Joe Armstrong, Mike Dirnt and Tre Cool had the crowud at Cleveland's Public Hall up on their feet and dancing along to the tune of 90s nostalgia.

Continue reading: Green Day Crash Into Rock'n'Roll Hall Of Fame With Emotional Speeches And Powerful Gig

Bill Withers - The ASCAP Centennial Awards at Waldorf Astoria Hotel - Arrivals - New York, United States - Monday 17th November 2014

Bill Withers
Bill Withers
Bill Withers

Bill Withers - The ASCAP Centennial Awards held at Waldorf Astoria Hotel - Arrivals at Waldorf Astoria Hotel - New York City, New York, United States - Monday 17th November 2014

Bill Withers

Bill Withers Thursday 8th November 2012 2012 Soul Train Awards at the fabulous Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino - Arrivals

Bill Withers
Bill Withers

Soul Power Review


Excellent
Shot at the same time as the award-winning doc When We Were Kings, this companion film is even better. In linking the legendary 1974 Rumble in the Jungle with the music festival that ran alongside it, we get a remarkable glimpse of the day's racial and political issues.

President Mobuto himself provided the venue for the three-day music festival, although Don King concentrated on the Ali-Foreman main event. A Liberian investment group funded both the festival and the documentary, which goes some way in explaining why it took 35 years to edit together footage that covers everything from the Zaire-bound plane flights to the amazing performances. The best moments are when the participants land in Africa, seeing the home of their ancestors for the first time and interacting with the community around them.

Continue reading: Soul Power Review

Bill Withers Tuesday 9th September 2008 The Rhythm & Blues Foundation's 20th Anniversary Pioneer Awards Gala held at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Bill Withers

Bill Withers Monday 14th April 2008 attending 'Lean On Me' the 6th Annual Our Time Theatre Gala at the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts at NYU New York City, USA

Bill Withers
Bill Withers
Rosie Perez and Bill Withers
Bill Withers
Rosie Perez and Bill Withers
Bill Withers
Bill Withers

Bill Withers Quick Links

News Pictures Video Film Quotes RSS
Advertisement

Occupation

Musician


Suggested

Jack White's First Ever Live Video Of 'The Rose With The Broken Neck'

Jack White's First Ever Live Video Of 'The Rose With The Broken Neck'

He unveils the 2015 video for his Danger Mouse collaboration.

Tom Hardy And His Dog To Read CBeebies Bedtime Story On New Year's Eve

Tom Hardy And His Dog To Read CBeebies Bedtime Story On New Year's Eve

Hardy and his pet dog Woodstock will read 'You Must Bring a Hat' on CBeebies on New Year's Eve.

Kate Tempest - Bristol O2 Academy, 8.12.16 Live Review

Kate Tempest - Bristol O2 Academy, 8.12.16 Live Review

If you like your poetry dubstep-free and styled by old, dead geezers wearing cravats, look away now.

Advertisement
The Jesus and Mary Chain Are Finally Back With New Album 'Damage And Joy'

The Jesus and Mary Chain Are Finally Back With New Album 'Damage And Joy'

It's their first release in almost two decades.

Advertisement

Bill Withers Movies

Soul Power Movie Review

Soul Power Movie Review

Shot at the same time as the award-winning doc When We Were Kings, this companion...

Artists
Actors
    Filmmakers
      Artists
      Bands
        Musicians
          Artists
          Celebrities
             
              Artists
              Interviews
                musicians & bands in the news
                  actors & filmmakers in the news
                    celebrities in the news

                      Go Back in Time using our News archive to see what happened on a particular day in the past.