1. Opera Legend Luciano Pavarotti Dies At 71

    September 06, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Opera superstar Luciano Pavarotti, beloved by millions of fans who heard him in venues ranging from the Metropolitan Opera to Dodger Stadium, died in the early hours of this morning (Sept. 6) at his h Opera superstar Luciano Pavarotti, beloved by millions of fans who heard him in venues…

  2. Report: Pavarotti In Grave Condition

    September 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Luciano Pavarotti's health has deteriorated sharply and the 71-year-old tenor is at home, unconscious and suffering from kidney failure. Luciano Pavarotti's health has deteriorated sharply and the 71-year-old tenor is at home, unconscious and suffering from kidney failure. Family…

  3. This Day in Music

    June 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - U2 frontman Bono urges the European Union to step up efforts to support the disadvantaged in Africa. Speaking in Brussels after meeting European Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso, Bono s 2005 - U2 frontman Bono urges the European Union to step up efforts to support the…

  4. This Day in Music

    February 23, 2007 12:00 AM EST - Doris Troy, best known for the 1963 Atlantic R&B/pop crossover hit "Just One Look," dies in Las Vegas. The 67-year-old singer/songwriter had suffered from emphysema. Born Doris Payne in Har 2004 - Doris Troy, best known for the 1963 Atlantic R&B/pop crossover hit …

  5. This Day in Music

    October 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>2001 - </b>Luciano Pavarotti is acquitted of tax evasion in a trial in his home town of Modena, Italy. The opera star, who was accused of owing the government $18 million for income earned from 198 2005 - The MTV Video Music Awards Latin America are canceled. The awards show,…

  6. This Day in Music

    September 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>2003 - </b>Country music icon Johnny Cash dies at 1 a.m. ET of heart failure at Nashville's Baptist Hospital, stemming from complications from diabetes. He is 71, and had been in poor health for se 2005 - Canadian country manager, label owner and songwriter Don Grashey…

  7. Pavarotti Hoping To Resume Tour Next Year

    July 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Italian tenor Luciano Pavarotti, regarded by many as the greatest of his generation, hopes to return to the stage early next year after undergoing surgery for pancreatic cancer, he said in an intervie Italian tenor Luciano Pavarotti, regarded by many as the greatest of his generation, hopes…

  8. Pavarotti Recovering From Cancer Surgery

    July 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Tenor Luciano Pavarotti underwent surgery for pancreatic cancer and is "recovering well," his manager said today (July 7). The 70-year-old singer was preparing to leave New York last week to resume hi Tenor Luciano Pavarotti underwent surgery for pancreatic cancer and is "…

  9. This Day in Music

    June 09, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>2000 - </b>Kenny G, Diana Krall, and Joe Sample featuring Lalah Hathaway are big winners at the Billboard/BET On Jazz Awards, presented at the BET On Jazz Studios in Washington, D.C. Awards include 2005 - U2 frontman Bono urges the European Union to step up efforts to support…

  10. Pavarotti's Farewell Tour Delayed Again

    May 30, 2006 12:00 AM EDT A complication from back surgery has forced Luciano Pavarotti to postpone five June dates on his worldwide farewell tour. A complication from back surgery has forced Luciano Pavarotti to postpone five June dates on his worldwide farewell tour. Performances at the Canadian cities of Calgary,…

  11. 21OnTV

    May 22, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for May 22-29, 2006. MONDAY, MAY 22 "The Early Show," CBS Featured artist(s): Reba McEntire, Brad Paisley (also scheduled: Bruce Willis). "Oprah Winfrey's Legends Ball," ABC Featured artist(s): John Legend, Patti Labelle, Gladys Knight,…

  12. Domingo In No Mood For Swan Song

    May 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Placido Domingo is looking ahead to life after singing, but the Spanish tenor has no plans for an operatic swan song just yet. Placido Domingo is looking ahead to life after singing, but the Spanish tenor has no plans for an operatic swan song just yet. One of the world's most famous…

  13. This Day in Music

    February 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST <b>2003 - </b>Norah Jones is the big winner at the 45 annual Grammy Awards ceremony in New York, taking home all five awards for which she is nominated. Jones wins the coveted best new artist award, a 2004 - Doris Troy, best known for the 1963 Atlantic R&B/pop crossover hit …

  14. Gabriel, Pavarotti Participate In Surreal Olympic Opening

    February 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST Peter Gabriel performed John Lennon's "Imagine" and tenor Luciano Pavarotti delivered the finale at today's (Feb. 10) opening ceremony to the Olympic Winter Games in Turin, Italy. Peter Gabriel performed John Lennon's "Imagine" and tenor Luciano Pavarotti…

  15. This Day in Music

    October 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT <b>1997 - </b>On stage at the Grand Ole Opry, Vince Gill honors his late friend and influence, John Denver. Gill plays "Take Me Home, Country Roads," and invites the audience to sing along.<br clear=" 2004 - Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger and Eurythmics co…

  16. This Day in Music

    September 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT <b>2000 - </b>The soundtrack to Cameron Crowe's "Almost Famous" hits stores with something on it that no other soundtrack has ever had before: the authorized use of a vintage Led Zeppelin song. Zeppel 2004 - Legendary studio drummer Kenneth Aaron (Kenny) Buttrey…

  17. This Day in Music

    June 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT <b>2002 - </b>Peter Gabriel marries longtime companion Meah Flynn at the Li Capanni hotel he owns near Sardinia's Emerald Coast. 2002 - Peter Gabriel marries longtime companion Meah Flynn at the Li Capanni hotel he owns near Sardinia's Emerald Coast. 2000 - Boyz II Men…

  18. Pavarotti Pulls Out Of Show With Illness

    June 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Luciano Pavarotti has pulled out of a concert planned for tomorrow (June 4) in Monterrey, Mexico, after contracting laryngitis, according to his manager. Luciano Pavarotti has pulled out of a concert planned for tomorrow (June 4) in Monterrey, Mexico, after contracting laryngitis, according…

  19. Starbucks Nabs King, Zucchero Albums

    May 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Carole King and Italian vocalist Zucchero are the latest artists with releases due from the partnership between Starbucks Hear Music and Los Angeles-based Concord Records. Carole King and Italian vocalist Zucchero are the latest artists with releases due from the partnership between Starbucks…

  20. This Day in Music

    February 23, 2005 12:00 AM EST <b>2004 - </b>Doris Troy, best known for the 1963 Atlantic R&B/pop crossover hit "Just One Look," dies in Las Vegas. The 67-year-old singer/songwriter had suffered from emphysema. Born Doris Payne 2004 - Doris Troy, best known for the 1963 Atlantic R&B/pop…

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