Dionne Warwick was honored at the Grammy Museum Monday night in an event that brought together Clive Davis, Neil Portnow, Grammy Museum executive director Bob Santelli, Burt Bacharach, Natalie Cole, and more.
Florence + the Machine made a chart-topping return in the U.K.as their second album “Ceremonials” (Universal Island) opened at No. 1. Professor Green’s “Read All About It” (Virgin/EMI), featuring Emeli Sandé, started a second week atop the singles chart, as the English rapper added a No. 3 album debut with his sophomore set “At Your Inconvenience.”
Isley Brothers principal Ronald Isley has linked with legendary songwriter/producer Burt Bacharach for an as-yet-untitled album, due Nov. 11 from DreamWorks. Two new compositions grace the set, which is filled out by Isley's interpretations of Bacharach classics.