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Matt Sorum Teams Up With Yo-yo Ma To Campaign For U.s. Arts Funding

9th April 2013

Rocker Matt Sorum and classical cellist Yo-Yo Ma staged an impromptu gig on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday...

George Clooney And Denzel Washington Are 'Men On Fire'

24th May 2012

George Clooney, Colin Firth and Denzel Washington have been named as the sexiest men over 50. The actors are among...

Yo-yo Ma Performs With Renee Fleming And Chicago School Choir

20th March 2012

The renowned cellist Yo-yo Ma has performed a collaboration with a high school choir from Chicago, in order to promote...

Neil Diamond Honored By Obama In Washington

5th December 2011

Neil Diamond was among those honoured in Washington over the weekend, the performer receiving one of the most prestigious arts...

Neil Diamond Gets Engaged

8th September 2011

Neil Diamond has got engaged to his manager.The 70-year-old singer has announced his happy news on twitter and admitted he...

Fascinating Fact 8553

28th December 2009

Ancestry researchers have discovered that actresses MERYL STREEP and EVA LONGORIA PARKER, cellist YO-YO MA and filmmaker MIKE NICHOLS are...

Fascinating Fact 6395

19th November 2008

Famed cellist YO-YO MA has been named musician of the year by industry publication Musical America for his "mastery" of...

Metallica's Unlikely Morricone Tribute

14th February 2007

Rockers METALLICA have stunned fans by signing up for a ENNIO MORRICONE tribute project. The group have used the composer's...

Oprah + Aniston Mock Wedding Reports

18th April 2006

OPRAH WINFREY invited pal JENNIFER ANISTON to call into her TV show recently so the pair could address incorrect rumours...

Yo-yo Ma Urges Us Government To Speed Up Visa Processes

6th April 2006

Acclaimed cellist YO-YO MA has testified at a reform committee in Washington DC on Tuesday (04APR06), claiming America's strict immigration...

Fascinating Fact 847

16th January 2006

Acclaimed cellist YO-YO MA has become the latest United Nations peace envoy after meeting with Secretary General KOFI ANNAN on...

Beyonce Reigns Supreme At The Grammys

9th February 2004

BEYONCE KNOWLES was crowned queen of the GRAMMYS last night (08FEB04) when she picked up a staggering five gongs at...