Jack Bruce, best known as the bassist and singer for rock icons Cream alongside Eric Clapton and Ginger Baker, died as his home in Suffolk, England today at the age of 71. His death was confirmed by his family via Facebook earlier this morning. “It is with great sadness that we, Jack’s family, announce the passing of our beloved Jack: husband, father, granddad, and all round legend,” the statement read. “The world of music will be a poorer place without him, but he lives on in his music and forever in our hearts.”
R&B singer Teairra Mari was Def Jam’s darling back then and Love & Hip Hop Hollywood‘s star now. Her journey as a singer has been a long one but this diva is not done yet. Check out these throwback videos of Ms. Teairra Mari and stay tuned for this veteran to take over music.
This week on Top 20 Countdown, rapper T.I. visits host Jim Shearer to talk about his new album Paperwork: The Motion Picture and how the King of the South played the peacemaker role in the public dispute between Iggy Azalea and Snoop Dogg. It ain’t easy being king but someone has to do it.
Last night, Drake celebrated his 28th birthday in the heart of New York City. Champagne Papi and a group of his closest friends took over Time Square’s Dave and Busters to party all night long. Drake hit the 28 club and said f-ck it, we’re hitting up the arcades tonight.
By now, we can expect any given Katy Perry outfit to resemble rainbows, butterflies, traffic cones or all of the above combined. She makes it like your birthday everyday. But after taking a look back at some of the most ridiculous getups the pop star has worn, it seems like Halloween needs to be swapped into those lyrics pronto. Seriously, who would actually wear this stuff in public other than the one night it’s socially acceptable to? You’re a pop star, Katy Perry. Not a fairy. Not a sexy school girl. And most definitely not Miss Chiquita Banana.
Sneak peek a performance from Americana supergroup Hard Working Americans, find out why Miley Cyrus is touching herself again, Ozzy says next Black Sabbath record is really their last and more in your Last Lap before the weekend. Read more…
This week’s music guests on Big Morning Buzz Live brought the heat to our morning show’s stage. They also brought that same energy to our gif booth! Check out Jacquie Lee and more as they posed for post-performance photos.
It should come as no surprise that Detroit, Michigan is ground zero for real American rock n’ roll. From Ted Nugent to Iggy Pop & The Stooges, all the way up to the present day with Jack White, the Motor City has given us some of the greatest rockers of all time, and high on that list is singer-songwriter Bob Seger. The “Ramblin’ Gamblin’ Man” is back with a new album Ride Out which is garnering up rave reviews with its mix of powerful originals and astute cover choices that showcase all Seger’s talents as a writer and performer. Read more…
Tamar Braxton is back — well, it’s not like she ever went away — with a sultry, new record and music video for “Let Me Know.” The song is the lead single from the singer and reality star’s forthcoming album expected to drop sometime in 2015.
The end of the year is near and we all know what that means, the You Oughta Know Live In Concert is just around the corner. Along with ten other amazing acts, Aloe Blacc is confirmed to perform, but prepping for this concert is not all he’s up to over the next month. Aloe Blacc is on board to help end smoking, and he wants you to help, too.