Missy Elliott on Songwriters Hall nod: ‘I feel so blessed’
NEW YORK (AP) — For Missy Elliott, being a good friend and listener turned into songwriting gold.
Conversations with her girlfriends fueled a great deal of her songwriting, Elliott said, resulting in her turning those stories into smash hits, from Monica’s “So Gone,” a No. 1 R&B ...
NEW YORK (AP) — An all-star lineup that includes Stevie Wonder, Faith Hill, Jennifer Hudson, Fantasia, Shirley Caesar and many more will perform at Aretha Franklin’s funeral next week.
The Queen of Soul’s service will be held in Detroit on Aug. 31. Also slated to perform are Ron Isley, ...
“The Color Purple”
Broadway revival, based on Alice Walker’s novel. Presented by Broadway at the Hobby Center. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday-Wednesday, through Jan. 14; $115; Hobby Center, 800 Bagby; 800-982-2787, thehobbycenter.org.
Get in the holiday mood with Sia, Smokey and Stefani
Here’s a collection of holiday albums reviewed by The Associated Press.
Fantasia, “Christmas After Midnight” (Concord Records)
With the barely-there red dress she’s wearing on the cover, the come-hither pose on the back and the suggestive title, one might think Fantasia’s ...
Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds and “American Idol” winner Fantasia brought the capacity audience at the Dell East to its feet on Thursday during the Essence of Entertainment concert series. — Tribune Photos by Solomon Williams
U.S. box office (inflation-adjusted): $718,326,100Smart Rating: 93.95Release year: 1940Starring: Leopold Stokowski, Deems Taylor, Walt DisneyReleased in 1940, “Fantasia” represented Disney’s boldest experiment to date. What had begun as a vehicle to enhance Mickey Mouse’s career blossomed into a ...
So, just what is movie music?
It’s music specifically composed to complement a specific film ... or existing music from various genres, including classical and orchestral.
Movie music is familiar to many kids and adults, which is why a concert of movie music is geared for anyone who ...
A real-life opera star who hails from the Wyoming Valley plans to tackle the role of the world’s worst opera singer — who also hails from the Wyoming Valley.
Soprano Christine Donahue is coming back to her native Kingston on Aug. 14 to play the role of Wilkes-Barre native ...
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