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Drake's Dad Launches Rnb Career

Drake's father is launching an R&B career. Dennis Graham, who is in his 60s, is to follow in his son's footsteps by releasing his first single, 'Kinda Crazy', later his month, and 29-year-old rapper is...

Elvis Presley's Controversial Doctor Dies At 88

The physician served as the music icon's personal physician for 11 years before Presley's died from heart disease in 1977. Nichopoulos, who was dubbed The Man Who Killed Elvis after the superstar's...

Ringo Starr & Robert Plant Wish Jerry Lee Lewis A Happy 80th At London Gig

Lewis, who turns 80 years on 29 September (15), is currently hitting U.K. venues as part of his farewell tour, and he had a star-studded finale at the Palladium. Starr and Plant...

Jerry Lee Lewis Still Defiant Over Child Bride

The rock 'n' roll icon went from hero to zero in 1958 when the British media exposed his marriage to his 13-year-old cousin Myra during his first tour of the U.K. as he...

Jerry Lee Lewis Has 'Thank You' Note From U.s. Astronaut

Roosa, one of only 24 men to have travelled on a lunar expedition, was part of the Apollo 14 mission crew in 1971, and before lift-off he received a cassette of specially-recorded songs...

Jerry Lee Lewis Strangled A Teacher With A Tie

Jerry Lee Lewis once strangled a teacher with his tie.The 79-year-old musician - commonly referred to as ''Rock and Roll's first great wild man'' - has revealed he tried to throttle one of his school...

Marlon Brando's Motorbike Up For Sale At Auction

The Wild One star's FLH Electra-Glide, which he purchased in 1970, is expected to fetch up to $400,000 (£267,000) at the Julien's Auctions Hollywood Legends Auction event, but could send bidding way past...

Billionaire Steve Bing Helps Get Jerry Lee Lewis Back On His Feet

Rock 'n' roll veteran Jerry Lee Lewis has billionaire philanthropist Steve Bing to thank for his new lease of life after The Killer's famous superfan insisted on getting his hero the help he needed to...

Walking In Memphis! Check Out The History Of This Tennessee City From Budweiser Made In America

Budweiser Made in America is getting closer all the time as we explore the nation's most musically cultured cities. Now we hit Memphis, whose famous faces include everyone from Elvis Presley to Justin Timberlake.Memphis, Tennessee...

Nicole Scherzinger Writes With Tom Odell

Nicole Scherzinger has written a song with Tom Odell. The 'Poison' hitmaker worked with the singer and songwriter recently and impressed him with her powerful voice. Tom told MTV: ''She's just one of the most...

Jack Clements, Country Music Icon, Dies Of Cancer Aged 82

Jack Clement, a Nashville country music legend, died yesterday (8th August) at the age of 82. He had been suffering from cancer of the liver and died at his home in Nashville, according to reports...

Tom Odell: Piano Can Be Rock 'N' Roll

Tom Odell wants to prove the piano can be rock 'n' roll.The BRIT Award-winning singer has lamented the fact his instrument of choice isn't considered as ''cool'' as the guitar and hopes he can change...

Jerry Lee Lewis' Bandmember Shot Dead

A member of Jerry Lee Lewis' band has been shot dead in Memphis, Tennessee.Keyboard player B.B. Cunningham Jr., who has been a member of the group since 1997, was gunned down at the Cherry Crest...

Jerry Lee Lewis' Bandmember Shot Dead

A member of Jerry Lee Lewis' band has been shot dead in Memphis, Tennessee.Keyboard player B.B. Cunningham Jr., who has been a member of the group since 1997, was gunned down at the Cherry Crest...

Chuck Berry Named American Music Master

Chuck Berry will be honoured as an American Music Master by the Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame.The hall inducted Chuck - one of rock music's early pioneers - in 1986, and he will now...

Stars Pay Tribute To Jon Lord, Deep Purple's Pioneering Organist

Jon Lord has passed away at the age of 71, prompting a number of high profile rock musicians to pay tribute to the man who helped to make Deep Purple one of the most successful...

Booker T And The Mgs Bassist Donald 'Duck' Dunn Dies, Aged 70

Donald Dunn, the Booker T and the MG's bassist and one of the most influential bass players of the 1960s and 70s, was found dead in Tokyo this week after playing dates that were postponed...

Norah Jones Inspired By Elvis

Norah Jones says everyone should visit Elvis Presley's Graceland home at least once in their lives for inspiration.The 33-year-old musician is a huge fan of the late 'King of Rock 'n' Roll' and going to...

Jerry Lee Lewis In Fine Fettle After Marrying For Seventh Time

With news that Jerry Lee Lewis has got married for the seventh time, apparently tying the knot with his carer Jude Brown, it seems that there's plenty of life in the old dog yet, the...

Jerry Lee Lewis Marries For Seventh Time, Weds Cousin's Ex-wife

Jerry Lee Lewis married for the seventh time this month in Mississippi, according to the Natchez Democrat. Jerry Lee Lewis married his carer Judith Brown, who also happens to be his cousin's ex-wife on March...

Jerry Lee Lewis Marries Wife No.7: And It's His Cousin's Wife

Jerry Lee Lewis recently walked his seventh bride up the aisle, at the ripe old age of 76. And, never one to shy away from a controversial relationship, his new bride just happens to be...

Jerry Lee Lewis Marries Seventh Wife

Jerry Lee Lewis has married for the seventh time. The 'Great Balls of Fire' hitmaker wed his caregiver Judith Brown in a ceremony in Mississippi on March 9.The wedding was reportedly so secret even the...

Jerry Lee Lewis Marries For The Seventh Time

Veteran rocker Jerry Lee Lewis has wed for the seventh time.The 76-year-old Great Balls Of Fire singer exchanged vows with his caregiver Judith Brown in Natchez, Mississippi on 9 March (12). According to People magazine,...

Jerry Lee Lewis Marries For The Seventh Time

Veteran rocker Jerry Lee Lewis has wed for the seventh time.The 76-year-old Great Balls Of Fire singer exchanged vows with his caregiver Judith Brown in Natchez, Mississippi on 9 March (12). According to People magazine,...

Jerry Lee Lewis Engaged - Report

Veteran rocker Jerry Lee Lewis is planning to walk down the aisle for the seventh time, according to a new report.The 76-year-old Great Balls Of Fire singer is engaged to his cousin Rusty's ex-wife, Judith...

Lonestar Reunite With Lead Singer

Country group Lonestar have reunited with original lead singer Richie McDonald to celebrate their 20th anniversary. The singer has rejoined the group, replacing Cody Collins, who had taken his place in 2007 when he left...

Grammy Producer John Cossette Dead At 54

Grammy awards producer John Cossette died Tuesday at age 54, barely a year and a half after the death of his father, Pierre Cossette, who created the awards show and was its original producer. The...

Lewis To Pen Memoirs

JERRY LEE LEWIS has signed a mega-money deal to pen his memoirs for publishing house HarperCollins' imprint It Books.The rock 'n' roller plans to release his autobiography in 2012. The Great Balls of Fire hitmaker...

Jerry Lee Lewis Gives Uncomfortable Birthday Interview

JERRY LEE LEWIS is celebrating his 75th birthday today (29th September 2010), despite giving an uncomfortable Q&A session at Los Angeles' Grammy Museum on Tuesday. CNN report that the legendary singer-songwriter "sat at a piano...

Lewis To Perform With Million Dollar Quartet On Broadway

Rock 'n' roll icon JERRY LEE LEWIS is to come face to face with himself when he performs with the stars of hit Broadway show MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET in New York.The Breathless hitmaker will join...

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