Elton John speaks at the Elton John AIDS Foundation's 17th annual "An Enduring Vision" benefit gala at Cipriani 42nd Street on Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, in New York.
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November 06, 2018 - 5:25 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Elton John said he stood by the stage and sobbed at his foundation's gala last year as Aretha Franklin made her final public performance. "I was shocked to see how thin she was, and she just smiled her sweet smile at me and said, 'I didn't want to let you down,'" he told The...
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November 06, 2018 - 12:27 pm
By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- He's still not James Bond, but for now this honor will do. British actor Idris Elba has been named People's 2018 "Sexiest Man Alive." He is the 33rd man to hold the title and appears this week on the magazine's cover. Elba told the publication, "I was like, '...
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In this March 24, 2018 file photo, Ariana Grande performs "Be Alright" during the "March for Our Lives" rally in support of gun control in Washington. Grande has released her first song since a 2017 terrorist attack during her concert in the United Kingdo
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November 06, 2018 - 12:19 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The music industry is honoring Ariana Grande. Billboard on Tuesday named the 25-year-old award-winning singer its 2018 Woman of the Year. Grande will receive the award at Billboard's 13th annual Women in Music event on Dec. 6 in New York City. Previous recipients include Taylor...
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FILE - In this March 13, 1972 file photo, Aretha Franklin holds her Grammy Award for Best Rhythm and Blue performance of the song "Bridge Over Troubled Waters," in New York.
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November 05, 2018 - 10:38 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — More than 46 years after it was shot, the Aretha Franklin concert film "Amazing Grace" will finally be released, ending one of the most tortured and long-running sagas in documentary film. The late gospel singer's estate and film producers said Monday that "Amazing Grace" will...
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Mac Miller
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November 05, 2018 - 5:11 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rapper Mac Miller died from an accidental overdose caused by a combination of cocaine, alcohol, and the powerful opioid fentanyl, a coroner's report released Monday said. The Los Angeles County coroner's report named Miller's cause of death as "mixed toxicity" of the three...
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Andrew Lincoln arrives at AMC's “The Walking Dead” Season 9 Premiere held at the DGA in Los Angeles, CA on Thursday, September 27, 2018.
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November 05, 2018 - 12:07 pm
By Sandra Gonzalez, CNN (CNN) -- Warning: This post contains spoilers from the most recent episode of 'The Walking Dead' Andrew Lincoln made his exit from 'The Walking Dead' series on Sunday, but AMC is not done telling the story of Rick Grimes. The network on Sunday announced a series of films...
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November 04, 2018 - 1:06 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Freddie Mercury biopic "Bohemian Rhapsody" shrugged off production troubles and mediocre reviews to debut with an estimated $50 million in weekend ticket sales, well above expectations. The 20th Century Fox release starring Rami Malek as the Queen frontman has been pegged for...
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Chris Cornell
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November 02, 2018 - 1:04 pm
By Sandra Gonzalez, CNN (CNN) -- Chris Cornell's doctor is to blame for the Soundgarden singer's death, his family states in a lawsuit filed Thursday. Dr. Robert Koblin "negligently and repeatedly" prescribed "dangerous mind-altering controlled substances" that impaired Cornell and "caused him to...
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Martin Lawrence and Will Smith
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November 02, 2018 - 1:03 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After 15 years, a pair of bad boys are heading back to the big screen. Will Smith reunited with Martin Lawrence in an Instagram video to announce that the two will be returning to their roles of Detectives Mike Lowrey and Marcus Burnett in "Bad Boys 3." "It's official...
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Neil Young Daryl Hannah
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November 02, 2018 - 12:16 pm
By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- Neil Young has spoken out on gun control, just days ahead of the midterm elections. And, oh yeah, he's married to Daryl Hannah. In a post on his official site, Young, 72, points fans to a video for his band's song, "Ohio," which he notes "was written back in...
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