Latest Linda Ronstadt News

Parkinson's Sufferer Linda Ronstadt Struggling With Simple Tasks

Veteran singer Linda Ronstadt has opened up about her struggles with Parkinson's disease, revealing simple tasks like brushing her teeth have become increasingly difficult.The Blue Bayou star went public with her health crisis last year...

Songwriter Paul Craft Dead

Paul Craft, the songwriter behind hits by Alison Krauss, the Eagles and Linda Ronstadt, has died, aged 76.The Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee died in Tennessee on Saturday (18Oct14). Craft was also a...

Barack Obama Tells Of Crush On Linda Ronstadt At Award Ceremony

U.S. President Barack Obama paid tribute to singer Linda Ronstadt as she received the National Medal of Arts at a ceremony at the White House on Monday (28Jul14).The Grammy Award winner was personally presented with...

Linda Ronstadt Praises Emmylou Harris For Parkinson's Support

Singer Linda Ronstadt has thanked fellow veteran star Emmylou Harris for keeping her spirits up during dark days as she battles Parkinson's disease.The multi-Grammy Award winner revealed last year (13) that she has been diagnosed...

Nivana And Kiss Inducted Into Hall Of Fame

Courtney Love hugged Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic as Nirvana were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame last night (10.04.14).The Hole singer put aside her differences with late husband Kurt Cobain's former...

Glenn Frey Insists Linda Ronstadt Is Doing 'Fine'

Eagles rocker Glenn Frey has assured fans old friend and collaborator Linda Ronstadt is doing well after she was forced to skip her induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Thursday (10Apr14)...

'Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame' Tonight: Joan Jett To Step In For Kurt Cobain?

Today's the day! A new year's worth of rock royalty will tonight be ushered into the coveted Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at Brooklyn's Barclays Center. Nirvana, KISS, Peter Gabriel, Cat Stevens, Linda Ronstadt,...

Linda Ronstadt Hopes Archives Will Keep Her Alive In The Charts

Linda Ronstadt is hoping her archives will keep fans happy for years to come now that Parkinson's disease has robbed her of her singing voice.The Blue Bayou hitmaker revealed all about her diagnosis last year...

Linda Ronstadt Confirms She Won't Attend Hall Of Fame Induction Gala

Singer Linda Ronstadt has confirmed she'll be a no-show at the upcoming Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony - because she's too ill to attend.The Blue Bayou hitmaker revealed she is battling Parkinson's...

Tributes Pour In For Late Music Legend Phil Everly

Stars including Billie Joe Armstrong, Linda Ronstadt and Brian May have paid tribute to Everly Brothers singer Phil Everly following his death on Friday (03Jan13).The younger of the two singing siblings passed away in Burbank,...

Nirvana, Kiss And Peter Gabriel Among This Year's Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Inductees

The inductees for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame's class of 2014 have been chosen, with Nirvana, KISS, Peter Gabriel, Hall and Oates, Cat Stevens and Linda Ronstadt all being honoured in the latest...

Nirvana And Linda Ronstadt Nominated For Hall Of Fame Honour

Rock legends Nirvana, singer Linda Ronstadt, and former Genesis star Peter Gabriel are among the acts nominated for inclusion at next year's (14) Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction.Organisers have named 16 stars shortlisted...

Nirvana Nominated For Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame 2014

Nirvana lead the nominations for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2014. The 'Come As You Are' hitmakers are among several acts up for the honour and should the grunge group make the cut...

Linda Ronstadt Refusing To Take Parkinson's Medication

Veteran singer Linda Ronstadt is exploring different forms of physical therapy to alleviate her struggles with Parkinson's disease, because she refuses to take the drugs doctors have prescribed her.The You're No Good hitmaker, 67, went...

Linda Ronstadt Struggling With Lost Voice

Iconic singer Linda Ronstadt is struggling to cope with her inability to sing since she was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease.The multi-Grammy winner announced last month (Aug13) that she has the condition, and she opened up...

Linda Ronstadt Reveals That Ongoing Parkinson's Battle Has Ended Her Singing Career

Linda Ronstadt has revealed the tragic news that her singer days are over, as the singer is currently locked in a life-threatening battle with Parkinson's disease. The 67-year-old multi-Grammy Award winner has opened up about...

Linda Ronstadt Diagnosed With Parkinson's Disease

Singer Linda Ronstadt has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease.The 67-year-old multi-Grammy Award winner has opened up about her struggle with the degenerative disorder in a new interview, revealing it has robbed her of her singing...

How Did Whitney Houston Die? The Rise And Fall Of A Superstar

The news of Whitney Houston's untimely death at the age of 48 has evidently shaken the music industry, as well as her millions of fans across the globe. And the feeling is an all too...

Queen Of Rock Linda Ronstadt Writing Memoir

Veteran rock star Linda Ronstadt is opening up about her life in the limelight for her memoir.The multiple Grammy Award winner-turned-activist will put pen to paper for Heart Like a Wheel, named after her hit...

Andrew Gold 'Lonely Boy' Singer Dies Aged 59

ANDREW GOLD, the American singer-songwriter who enjoyed success in the 1970's with his hits 'Lonely Boy' and 'Thank You for Being a Friend', has died aged 59. ANDREW GOLD passed away at his home in...

Emmylou Harris Talks Life On The Tour Bus

Emmylou Harris - The American country musician and multiple Grammy Award winner Emmylou Harris, says she wouldn't swap life on the tour bus for a private jet, reports the Huffington Post. Harris has described herself...

Stars Record Birthday Tribute For Fitzgerald

LINDA RONSTADT, GLADYS KNIGHT, CHAKA KHAN and NATALIE COLE are among the stars contributing songs to an album celebrating what would have been music legend ELLA FITZGERALD'S 90th birthday. Fitzgerald, also known as the First...

Ronstadt Cancels Us Tour

Singer LINDA RONSTADT has cancelled the remainder of her US tour after undergoing surgery for a mystery ailment. The 60-year-old star was due to perform in Texas and Mexico - but was forced to pull...

Ronstadt: 'I'm Embarrassed For Idiot Bush'

American singer LINDA RONSTADT has launched a blistering attack on US President GEORGE W BUSH, declaring she is embarrassed to be from the same country as him. The outspoken star was thrown out of a...

Ronstadt Stalker Hit With Court Order

Terrified singer LINDA RONSTADT has taken out a court order against schizophrenic BERNIE SALAZAR ORTIZ, after suffering years of harassment at his hands. The injunction was served against Ortiz last week (07MAR06) and bans him...

Bread's Botts Dead

BREAD drummer MIKE BOTTS has lost his battle with cancer at a California hospital The revered session drummer was 61-years-old when he passed away on 9 December (05). As well as performing with...

Bacharach Fearful Of Upsetting Fans With Politics

BURT BACHARACH is considering ditching controversial political tracks on his new album when he performs in Las Vegas, Nevada, next month (NOV05) - because he doesn't want to suffer the same fate as his pal...

Ronstadt Scraps Shows

LINDA RONSTADT has cancelled her September (04) shows to spend more time with her kids. The singer sparked controversy last month (JUL04) when she upset fans by praising anti-US PRESIDENT GEORGE W BUSH movie...

Henley Angers Fans

Former EAGLES rocker DON HENLEY was booed by fans at a gig in California lsat week (29JUL04) after defending LINDA RONSTADT's attack on US President GEORGE W BUSH. Ronstadt was banned from performing at...

Ronstadt To Return To Las Vegas

LATEST: LINDA RONSTADT is set for a speedy return to the casino she was reportedly ejected from last weekend (17JUL04) - for a performance with filmmaker MICHAEL MOORE. Ronstadt's run of shows at Las...

Linda Ronstadt

Linda Ronstadt Quick Links

News Pictures Quotes RSS


Trumbo - Review

Trumbo - Review

In 1947, Dalton (Bryan Cranston) is the film industry's top-paid screenwriter, so of course the House Un-American Activities Commission goes after...

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Seth Grahame-Smith's Pride and Prejudice and Zombies graphic novel has been made into a film.

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton's new album, 'Wonderful Crazy Night', came out the next day.

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

The video for 'Hymn For the Weekend' was filmed in Mumbai, India.

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

Three more seasons to go for this adored comedy.

Matt LeBlanc

Matt LeBlanc "Couldn't Believe" The Response To His 'Top Gear' Appointment

LeBlanc was announced as one of Chris Evans' co-hosts on the brand new 'Top Gear' on Thursday.

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

New York trio Fun Lovin' Criminals first made an impact back in 1996 with the release of their since acclaimed debut LP Come Find Yourself.

Goosebumps - Review

Goosebumps - Review

This lively romp is entertaining enough to amuse the audience even when it veers off the rails.

                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.