Tag Archives: the drifters

  • ‘Stand by Me’ Singer Ben E. King Dies at 76

    May 1, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *Ben E. King, the lead singer for the Drifters and a solo star behind such R&B classics as “Stand by Me,” ”There Goes My Baby” and “Spanish Harlem,” has died. King died Thursday at age 76, publicist Phil Brown told The Associated Press on Friday. No further details were given. A native of North Carolina, […]

  • THE (04-07-15) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Apr 7, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE A lot of times, we censor ourselves before […]

  • THE (04-07-14) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Apr 7, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE “Success is to be measured not so much […]

  • Richard Pryor, Whitney Houston LPs in Grammy Hall of Fame

    Nov 21, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Recordings by Richard Pryor, Whitney Houston, James Brown and Ray Charles are among the 27 that will be added  to the Grammy Hall of Fame this year for its 40th anniversary. Charles’ “Hit the Road Jack,” Brown’s “I Feel Good” and Houston’s self-titled 1985 will join other historic recordings in the Hall, including Richard Pryor’s […]

  • The Drifters’ Tour Bus Burglarized in UK

    Sep 18, 12 by EURpublisher02 3 Comments


    *Veteran soul group The Drifters have called in police after thieves in the U.K. hit their tour bus and made off with thousands of dollars worth of equipment, reports WENN. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] The group is in the U.K. for a series of concerts and parked at a bar in Nottingham, England for […]

  • We Remember: African American Female Pioneer Fayrene Treadwell Dies at 84

    Jun 2, 11 by EurPublisher 3 Comments


    *Fayrene (Faye) Treadwell, one of the first female African American entertainment managers in history, died last week in Burbank, CA where she lived with her daughter. She was 84. The entertainment pioneer passed away after a lengthy illness, according to her daughter, Tina Treadwell, president of Treadwell Entertainment and former VP of Talent and Music […]