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October 21, 2019 - 7:37 am
With his mega-hit "Wake Me Up," released in 2013, Avicii became a global superstar. The song went to #1 in 22 countries. But Avicii was ambivalent about his success. In a documentary filmed before his death, he talked openly about his anxiety, depression and addiction. "Everyone knows that I've...
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October 06, 2019 - 8:38 am
LONDON (AP) — Ginger Baker, the volatile and propulsive British musician who was best known for his time with the power trio Cream, died Sunday at age 80, his family said. Baker wielded his blues power and jazz technique to help break open popular music and become one of the world's most admired...
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CBS News
October 04, 2019 - 7:34 am
Chart-topping singer, songwriter and actress Lizzo can be "beautiful and be fat," she tells Tracy Smith in an interview for "CBS Sunday Morning" to be broadcast October 6. In a revealing and emotional interview, Lizzo opens up about her childhood, the death of her father, her long path to success,...
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June 25, 2019 - 12:12 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Jackson's estate paid tribute to his artistry and charity Tuesday as fans began gathering to celebrate his memory on the 10th anniversary of the King of Pop's death. "Ten years ago today, the world lost a gifted artist and extraordinary humanitarian," the Jackson estate...
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June 06, 2019 - 3:52 pm
NEW ORLEANS — Dr. John, the New Orleans musician who blended black and white musical styles with a hoodoo-infused stage persona and gravelly bayou drawl, died Thursday, his family said. He was 77. In a statement released through his publicist, the family said Dr. John, who was born Mac Rebennack,...
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