‘A Night with Giorgio Moroder’ Coming to Las VegasHaving helmed such timeless dance floor classics as Donna Summer's "I Feel Love" and Blondie's "Call Me," Moroder has announced that he's been working with "a huge American management company" on a lavish stage show called "A Night with Giorgio Moroder," which he describes as a "permanent show, based on disco."
Nile Rodgers' Perfect Marriage with 'Coming to America'
Donna Summer, Randy Newman Lead Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame InducteesThe Rock And Roll Hall of Fame announced its inductees for 2013 at a press conference held at the Nokia Theater L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles today, and two solo acts who have been eligible for years have finally been voted in: Donna Summer and Randy Newman. (Artists are eligible 25 years after their first release.)
Is 2013 Disco's Year? Donna Summer, Chic On Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame BallotThe Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 2013 ballot is out, and disco icons Donna Summer and Chic are both up for induction this year. Of course, "rock" fans have a complicated history with disco, although Chic's Nile Rodgers has produced albums for rock icons including Mick Jagger, David Bowie and Stevie Ray Vaughan. Bruce Springsteen, meanwhile, thought enough of Donna Summer to write "Protection" for her.
Nile Rodgers Gets The Best Birthday Card EverNile Rodgers is a well-liked guy. As the leader of Chic, he's responsible for some of the biggest hit singles ever, including "Le Freak" and "Good Times." And as a producer, he's helmed records by Madonna, David Bowie, David Lee Roth and Mick Jagger. So, it's no surprise that he has a lot of famous friends, many of whom sent him video or voicemail messages to celebrate his 60th birthday.
Barry Gibb To Make His Grand Ole Opry DebutBee Gees cofounder Barry Gibb will make his debut on the hallowed stage of the Grand Ole Opry this month.
R.I.P. Robin Gibb: Artists Mourns Bee Gees Singer's Death On TwitterAmidst recent reports that Bee Gees lead vocalist Robin Gibb was recovering after emerging from a coma last month came the news Sunday night (May 20) that he passed away.
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R.I.P. Donna Summer: Eight Essential Songs From The Queen Of DiscoFrom her disco days to her reinvention in the 1980s and beyond, Donna Summer was a one of a kind star in the music world.
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