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Roy Orbison's Sons Create New Song By Their Father

20th May 2014

Roy Orbison's sons have used new technology to record a song by their late father. The 'Oh, Pretty Woman' hitmaker, who died in 1988, recorded a track called 'The Way is Love' on a boombox...

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Fascinating Fact 5331

18th May 2008

Soul legends STEVE CROPPER and FELIX CAVALIERE have teamed up to record a new album for the revamped Stax Records label. Cropper, who penned some of the Memphis, Tennessee label's biggest hits as a member...

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Nashville Plans Music City Walk Of Fame

11th August 2006

Country music capital Nashville, Tennessee is to get its very own Walk Of Fame. Similar to the tourist landmark in Hollywood, the new attraction will feature music legends like JOHNNY CASH, TAMMY WYNETTE and WILLIE...

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Wilson Pickett Dies

20th January 2006

Legendary soul singer WILSON PICKETT died yesterday (19JAN06) after suffering a heart attack. He was 64. Pickett, who had been in ill health over the last year, passed away in a Virginia hospital close...

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Keys To Be Honoured Alongside Songwriting Greats

31st March 2005

R+B beauty ALICIA KEYS will be honoured with the coveted Starlight Award at the 2005 SONGWRITERS HALL OF FAME AWARDS, in recognition of her talents as a young songwriter. The FALLIN' star will receive...

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