1. Ronettes Singer Estelle Bennett Dies At 67

    February 13, 2009 2:51 PM EST Estelle Bennett , one of the Ronettes , the singing trio whose 1963 hit " Be My Baby " epitomized the famed "wall of sound" technique of its producer, Phil Spector, has died at her home in Englewood, N.J. She was 67. Bennett's brother-in-law, Jonathan Greenfield ,…

  2. Backstage At The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

    March 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT News and notes from backstage at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, held last night (March 12) at New York's Waldorf-Astoria hotel. R.E.M., Van Halen, Patti Smith, the Ronettes and Gra News and notes from backstage at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony,…

  3. Spector Stepping Out With New CD, Hall Of Fame Nod

    January 12, 2007 12:00 AM EST Ronnie Spector may be headed to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, but she's not a museum piece yet. Spector tells Billboard.com that the March 12 induction for the Ronettes will be "just the beginning o Ronnie Spector may be headed to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, but she's not…

  4. O'Jays, Ronettes, Tokens Enter Vocal Hall Of Fame

    July 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Vocal Group Hall of Fame inducted its seventh class today (July 6) in Wildwood, N.J., honoring 17 vocal trios, quartets, duos and other harmony, doo-wop and R&B groups. The Vocal Group Hall of Fame inducted its seventh class today (July 6) in Wildwood, N.J., honoring 17 vocal trios,…

  5. N.Y. Court To Hear Spector Appeal

    February 20, 2002 12:00 AM EST New York state's highest court has decided it will consider the case of record producer Phil Spector and 1960s vocal group the Ronettes over millions of dollars in movie soundtrack royalties. The stat New York state's highest court has decided it will consider the case of record…

  6. Appeals Court Upholds $3M Award To Ronettes

    November 14, 2001 12:00 AM EST A New York appeals court has ordered record producer Phil Spector to pay about $3 million to the Ronettes, the 1960s "girl group" trio he discovered, managed, and allegedly cheated. The trio -- which A New York appeals court has ordered record producer Phil Spector to pay about $3…