K-EARTH 101’s Jim Carson remembers Bobbie Smith, the original lead singer of The Spinners.
Bobby Rogers, a founding member of Motown group The Miracles and a songwriting collaborator with Smokey Robinson, died Sunday at his suburban Detroit home. He was 73.
Reg Presley, lead singer of the Troggs on hit songs including the garage-rock classic “Wild Thing,” has died. He was 71.
Fontella Bass, the St. Louis-born soul singer behind 1965’s “Rescue Me,” died last night at the age of 72.
Whitney Houston’s death on February 11th at the age of 48 came as a shock to the music world. But in the months that followed fans, friends, family and fellow musicians were able to pay their […]
A mother wrote a powerful poem about losing her son.
Iconic singer Andy Williams passed away on Tuesday. Remember his music and legacy with some of his biggest hits.
Swanlund joined the band in 1989, around the time when the band were moving from their jam based roots to a more traditional country sound. He played on singles including “Driving You Out Of My Mind” and “Walk Outside The Lines.”
Bob Babbitt, who played in Motown Records’ house band Funk Brothers, died yesterday (July 17) in a Nashville hospice following a lengthy battle with brain cancer. He was 74.
Deep Purple keyboardist and co-founder Jon Lord died today (July 16) in London after suffering a fatal pulmonary embolism and a lengthy battle with pancreatic cancer.