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  • Alicia Keys, John Legend to Perform at ‘Grammy Salute to the Beatles’

    Jan 7, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *John Legend and Alicia Keys will take part in the upcoming Grammy special “The Night That Changed America: A Grammy Salute To The Beatles.” Organizers announced the line up Monday, which will include Annie Lennox and Award winner Dave Stewart, who will reunite as the Eurythmics for one night only; 14-time Grammy Award winner  Keys and […]

  • Emeli Sande’s Album Breaks Beatles Record in UK

    Apr 29, 13 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments


    *Singer-songwriter Emeli Sande has broken The Beatles’ long-standing record for the most consecutive weeks spent in the top ten of the U.K.’s Official Albums Chart. The Scottish songstress’s Brit Award-winning debut album “Our Version of Events,” released in February 2012, has held a slot in the charts for 63 consecutive weeks, beating the previous record […]

  • Cirque du Soleil to Celebrate Michael Jackson on the Tight Ropes

    Oct 30, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment


    *Michael Jackson was a legend before his untimely death. But his name and collection of work is being honored in a new way, along with classic artists Elvis Presley and the Beatles. The late King of Pop is going to be celebrated with a Cirque du Soleil show. “Michael Jackson: The Immortal World Tour” made […]

  • Alicia Keys to Honor George Harrison at Annual Charity Ball

    Oct 11, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Alicia Keys’ Keep a Child Alive charity will honor late Beatle guitarist George Harrison at its annual Black Ball event next month in New York. Harrison was chosen for his “philanthropic contributions to India,” the organization announced today. Keys will perform alongside Usher, Norah Jones and will.i.am at the Nov. 3 show at Manhattan’s Hammerstein […]

  • First Listen: Roberta Flack Covers Beatles in New Album

    Sep 27, 11 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment


    *Legendary singer Roberta Flack is putting the finishing touches on a collection of Beatles classics for a new album that will be her first in more than eight years. Scheduled for early February 2012, the project will be released through 429 Records/Sony ATV Music Publishing and Flack’s RAS Records. Lead single “We Can Work It […]

  • Beatles Contract Shows Stand Against Segregation

    Sep 19, 11 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments


    *A soon-to-be-auctioned Beatles contract for a 1965 California concert reveals that the group took a firm stand in support of the era’s civil rights movement, refusing to play before a segregated audience. The contact, which is signed by the Liverpool group’s manager, Brian Epstein, specifies that they “not be required to perform in front of […]