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Carlos Santana Completed New Album In Four Days

The rock icon is preparing to release Santana IV, and he reveals the songs came together really quickly once he started work on the project. "We completed a whole album - we...

Ron Isley Is 'Alive And Well' Following Death Hoax

The Isley Brothers star was recently the victim of an online death hoax, following social media gossip about his passing.A Facebook page titled "R.I.P. Ronald Isley" received over one million likes from concerned fans, who...

Kendrick Lamar Visited Ronald Isley To Get Sample Blessing

Rapper Kendrick Lamar paid a visit to the Missouri home of Ronald Isley to personally get the soul veteran's permission to sample his work on a new single.The Poetic Justice hitmaker released i this week...

Damon Albarn Leads Tributes To Soul Legend Bobby Womack

Bobby Womack's friend and collaborator Damon Albarn has joined stars including Ronnie Wood, Justin Timberlake and Ronald Isley to pay tribute to the soul legend following his death on Friday (27Jun14).The music veteran, who had...

Ronald Isley Honoured At 2010 Soul Train Awards

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...

Isley's Appeal To Reduce Sentence Is Rejected

Veteran soul singer RONALD ISLEY will have to serve his three-year prison sentence for tax fraud in full after losing his appeal for an early release. The Isley Brothers star, 66, was sentenced to jail...

Isley Appeals To Bush For Pardon In Tax Case

Veteran R+B singer RONALD ISLEY is appealing to U.S. President GEORGE W. BUSH to pardon him following his conviction for tax evasion. The Isley Brothers star, 65, was sentenced to three years behind bars last...

Full Circle For Jennifer Hudson

Former American Idol finalist Jennifer Hudson was delighted to be receiving an award on the same stage where she competed on the show that made her a star.Hudson, 25, broke through into the limelight for...

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Isley Sentenced To Three Years For Tax Evasion

Soul singer RONALD ISLEY was sentenced to three years in prison yesterday (01SEP06) for tax evasion. The ISLEY BROTHERS legend, who was also ordered to pay $3.1 million (GBP1.7 million) to the US Internal Revenue...

Master P Urges Bow Wow To Stop Dissing

Hip-hop veteran PERCY 'MASTER P' MILLER has warned budding rapper BOW WOW to stop dissing established stars, or face the consequences. Master P, who escaped jail in March (06) after pleading no contest to charges...

Isley Convicted Of Tax Evasion

LATEST: R+B legend RONALD ISLEY faces up to 26 years in prison after he was convicted of tax evasion in a Los Angeles federal court yesterday (31OCT05). The SUMMER BREEZE hitmaker, 64, was found...

Ronald Isley On Trial For Tax Evasion

Veteran R+B singer RONALD ISLEY is on trial in Los Angeles to answer charges of tax evasion. The THAT LADY singer, 64, is accused of demanding fees in cash for his concert dates, making...

Isley Indicted For Tax Evasion

Soul legend RONALD ISLEY was indicted in Los Angeles on Wednesday (13OCT04) for evading taxes over a five-year period. LA authorities have confirmed the SUMMER BREEZE crooner, 63, has been charged with five counts...

Nelly And Isley Team Up For Healthcare Drive

Hip-hop star NELLY and soul veteran RONALD ISLEY are teaming up to stress the importance of regular healthcare visits. The stars will join American radio personality TOM JOYNER, US surgeon general RICHARD CARMONA and...

Isley Brother Has Stroke

ISLEY BROTHERS legend RONALD ISLEY has had a minor stroke after being taken ill in London. The HARVEST FOR THE WORLD star, 63, fell ill walking around the capital last Friday (30JUL04)...

Ronald Isley Suffers Stroke In London

Soul veteran RONALD ISLEY is recovering in a London hospital after suffering a "minor stroke" on the city's streets. The 63-year-old singer was in the British capital for a show when he became ill...

Aretha's Tribute Demands

ARETHA FRANKLIN ensured she knew everything which took place before her recent BLACK ENTERTAINMENT TELEVISION (BET) tribute - by ordering organisers not to spring any surprises. The soul legend wanted to know exactly who...

Isley Looks Back With Bacharach

R'n'B godfather RONALD ISLEY is recording an album of BURT BACHARACH and HAL DAVID standards. Bacharach will actually produce and arrange the album, which will feature hits like ALFIE and RAINDROPS KEEP FALLIN' ON...

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