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Commemorative U.S. stamp honors John Lennon

Sep 8, 2018

Commemorative U.S. stamp honors John Lennon

John Lennon's iconic round glasses and shaggy 1970s mane will now adorn a U.S. stamp. Lennon's widow, Yoko Ono, and their son, Sean Lennon, were in New York City's Central Park Friday to celebrate the U.S. Postal Service's release of a stamp honoring the late ...

Aretha Franklin, worth millions, left no will

Sep 2, 2018

Aretha Franklin, worth millions, left no will

Aretha Franklin was so hard-nosed in her business dealings that she demanded to be paid in cash before performing. Her heirs won't have it so simple. Though she lived to 76 and was terminally ill with pancreatic cancer, the Queen of Soul died without a ...

Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin gravely ill: report

Aug 13, 2018

Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin gravely ill: report

Singer Aretha Franklin, a multiple Grammy award-winner star whose legacy stretches back decades, is gravely ill and surrounded by relatives, a reporter and family friend wrote on his website Monday. The 76 year-old Queen of Soul Franklin, known for hits such as "Respect" (1967) and ...

2018's top-selling singer: Hugh Jackman

Jul 1, 2018

2018's top-selling singer: Hugh Jackman

Halfway through a year filled with new work from some of the most popular artists alive, the best-selling album is the soundtrack to a Hugh Jackman movie musical that never led the box office. "The Greatest Showman" has sold almost 4 million copies for Atlantic ...