Ray Charles

Bjork's "Biophilia" won the GRAMMY for Best Recording Package

Woody Guthrie, Ray Charles Collections and Bjork Album Win GRAMMYS

The GRAMMYs mostly celebrates new music, but during the pre-televised ceremony, a few older recordings get awards. At today’s pre-telecast, Fritz Klaetke won a GRAMMY for Best Boxed Or Special Limited Edition Package for Woody […]


Rock Flashback: “We Are The World”

On April 5, 1985, thousands of radio stations around the world joined in a simultaneous airing of “We Are the World,” the star-studded benefit record released under the name [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]USA for Africa[/lastfm]. On that […]


Elton John Joins the Rank of K-EARTH 101 Artists Who’ve Hosted/Performed on Saturday Night Live

Revealing the exciting news at his annual Oscar viewing party, [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Elton John[/lastfm] is confirmed to not only perform on an upcoming episode of the late night sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live, but also […]


Beatles, Ray Charles, Prince & Others To Be Inducted Into Grammy Hall of Fame

This year’s Grammy Hall of Fame will include recordings by seminal artists such as the [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Beatles[/lastfm],[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”] Ray Charles[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Prince[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]the Animals[/lastfm] & 26 More.


A New Ray Charles and Johnny Cash Duet?

Two musical legends, both now sadly no longer with us, are getting a chance to shine together again on a recently unearthed duet coming out this week!


Ray Charles Memorial Library Opens In L.A.!

There’s a new collection of all things [lastfm]Ray Charles[/lastfm] open right here in Los Angeles, but in order to go, you’d better be invited … and be young!


Ray Charles Musical Opening Date Set Back

A new musical adaptation documenting the life of [lastfm]Ray Charles[/lastfm] is set to hit Broadway — but not when originally expected.  Opening show day has been pushed back so fans will have to wait a […]


Andrew and Katie OUT on American Idol — so is Rickey. RICKEY???

On last night’s perennial hit show “American Idol” on FOX, since Michael Lynche was “saved” last week, it meant TWO of the Top Ten Finalists would be shown the door this week. “Elvis Week” wasn’t […]


A Tribute to The Genius of Ray Charles

Add another popular music figure to the list of full scale productions based on their life. “Dreamgirls”  is loosely based on [lastfm]the Supremes[/lastfm].


The TOP TEN Greatest Singers of ALL-TIME

In case you missed the list when it was first published, Rolling Stone magazine polled many of the big names in Rock and Roll last year and asked them who they thought were the top […]