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[lastfm]Simon and Garfunkel[/lastfm] have indefinitely postponed their upcoming concert tour, which had already been pushed from April to July because of Art’s continuing voice problems.
[lastfm]Buddy Holly[/lastfm] and the [lastfm]Go-Go’s [/lastfm]will receive stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame next year. The 2011 list of honorees was announced late this week. Other notables who will be “starred” are Oprah Winfrey, Simon Cowell, Danny DiVito, Tina Fey, Melissa Etheridge, Sissy Spacek, Donald Sutherland, Louis Prima and Gwyneth Paltrow.
Those handwritten lyrics by [lastfm]John Lennon[/lastfm] for the [lastfm]Beatles[/lastfm]‘ “A Day In The Life” sold at auction for $1.2 million in New York City Friday. The winning bid was placed by phone and the buyer chose to remain anonymous.
It was crowded Friday night on Highland Ave. and the 101 Freeway. [lastfm]Richard Carpenter[/lastfm] performed last night as he and his late sister, [lastfm]Karen Carpenter[/lastfm], were inducted into the Hollywood Bowl Hall of Fame. [lastfm]Donna Summer[/lastfm] was also honored and performed at the ceremony/concert and [lastfm]Herb Alpert[/lastfm] directed the orchestra.