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The Isley Brothers Former Member Buys R.kelly's Foreclosed Mansion

5th December 2013

Singer R. Kelly's foreclosed Illinois mansion has been sold to former The Isley Brothers member Rudolph Isley.The I Believe I Can Fly hitmaker purchased the six bedroom, eight bathroom mansion in 1997, but lost the...

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Ronald Isley Honoured At 2010 Soul Train Awards

30th November 2010

Ronald Isley has been honoured at the 2010 Soul Train Awards.The 69-year-old musician - who is the founding member and lead singer of The Isley Brothers - was recognised for his contribution to soul music...

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Usher And Alicia Keys Win Double At Soul Train Awards

29th November 2010

Usher and Alicia Keys were the big winners at the Soul Train awards 2010 in the US.'OMG' hitmaker Usher and 'Empire State Of Mind' singer both scored two awards at the show - which was...

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Isley Brothers Bassist Dies

8th June 2010

Isley Brothers bassist Marvin Isley has died.The musician passed away on Sunday morning (06.06.10) at Chicago's Weiss Memorial Hospital aged 56. According to Marvin's cousin Chris Jasper - who played keyboards for the R&B group...

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Pamela Anderson's $500k Tax Bill

14th April 2010

Pamela Anderson allegedly owes almost $500,000 in back taxes.The former Playboy model and 'Baywatch' actress was sent a demand for $493,144, largely in Personal Income Tax in April last year and has been named by...

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Beyonce And Outkast Lead Bet Nominations

13th May 2004

R+B beauty BEYONCE KNOWLES and funk duo OUTKAST lead the nominations at this year's (04) BLACK ENTERTAINMENT TV (BET) AWARDS. The sexy singer and the hip-hop group have garnered five nominations each, followed closely...

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Bolton Sues His Own Lawyer

21st January 2004

Crooner MICHAEL BOLTON is suing his former lawyer ROBERT SUGERMAN, claiming the attorney deceived him in a multi-million plagiarism scandal. Bolton had to pay $5 million (GBP2.9 million) after losing a plagiarism battle against...

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Luther + 50 Cent Double Up At The Amas

17th November 2003

R+B legend LUTHER VANDROSS and rap superstar 50 CENT were the big victors at last night's (16NOV03) AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS in Los Angeles by being the only double prize winners. Vandross, who is recovering...

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Stones Fans Face A Long Wait

18th July 2003

ROLLING STONES fans attending the rockers' upcoming benefit show in Toronto, Canada, will have to wait six hours to leave the concert - because of stringent security checks. Half a million fans are expected...

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R Kelly Releases Greatest Hits

10th July 2003

Controversial soul star R KELLY is set to release a compilation album in September (03), which will include two brand new tracks and a special guest star. THE 'R' IN R+B COLLECTION VOLUME 1...

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Michael Bolton Heads To Court

2nd July 2003

Crooner MICHAEL BOLTON is suing his insurance firm TIG for breach of contract - following a copyright-infringement case over one of his songs. HOW CAN WE BE LOVERS hitmaker Michael claims, in papers filed...

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Isley Brothers Get First Number One Entry

15th May 2003

Soul singers THE ISLEY BROTHERS' latest album has entered the BILLBOARD charts at number one - for the first time in their five-decade career. BODY KISS sold 155,000 copies to land the top spot,...

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