NEW YORK (AP) — A benefit gala honoring Linda Perry will include a performance by Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Cheap Trick and appearances from Oscar-nominated actress Juliette Lewis and Perry's...
‘Alicia has to be Alicia’: LL Cool J talks Grammys
Q&A: Producer Boi-1da talks Grammys nods, working with Drake
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Boi-1da considers himself a sidekick to some of the biggest music performers, from Drake to Rihanna, and he is now being thrust into the Grammy spotlight for his standout production work.
Outtakes: Linda Perry on Neil Portnow, Adele and ‘Beautiful’
NEW YORK (AP) — Linda Perry — who is the first woman nominated for non-classical producer of the year at the Grammys in 15 years — discusses Recording Academy CEO Neil Portnow's "step up" comments and producing for Adele and Christina Aguilera in outtakes from a recent interview with The Associated Press. Read the interview here.
Linda Perry, pioneering producer, smashing through history
NEW YORK (AP) — Linda Perry didn't originally set out to be a music producer, but the singer who was focused on writing lyrics would hear noises in her head.
She couldn't describe it, but she knew what she wanted a song to sound like, and maybe more importantly, what she didn't want the song to sound like.
Dolly Parton builds on film successes with ’Dumplin”song
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dolly Parton says she never really aspired to be "The Girl in the Movies," the title of her Golden Globe-nominated song from the new dramedy "Dumplin'."
Co-written with hit machine Linda Perry, the song expresses the rebellious, plus-sized title character's secret longing to fit in, to have happy Hollywood endings — just like "the girl in the movies."
Nelson, Henley to honor Parton at Grammy MusiCares concert
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Willie Nelson, Vince Gill, Don Henley and Mavis Staples will perform in tribute to Dolly Parton when she's honored as the 2019 MusiCares Person of the Year by the Recording Academy.
The academy announced the latest additions to the lineup Thursday for the tribute concert and gala to be held in Los Angeles on Feb. 8, two days before the Grammy Awards.
BETTY MARIE ADKINS DOBSON, 67, of Genoa, W.Va., formerly of Logan, W.Va., passed away Monday, April 9, 2018, at her residence. She was born September 8, 1950, in Logan, W.Va., a daughter of the late Fred Adkins Jr. and Martha Chambers Adkins. Also preceding her in death were two great-grandsons, Leo and Roy Steele, and a brother, Wayne Adkins. Betty had a huge heart that loved many people, including her "fur babies." She loved life and enjoyed playing Bingo with her friends. Survivors include...
2 dead in suspected murder-suicide in Limestone County
ATHENS, Ala. (AP) — Authorities confirm two people are dead in an apparent murder-suicide in Limestone County.
Sheriff Mike Blakely tells WAAY-TV (http://bit.ly/2hZhrm6 ) deputies responded to a 911 call about 10 a.m. Friday and found a well-known couple in the Copeland community dead.
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