1. March 19, 2009

    March 19, 2009 12:00 AM EDT – R&B singer Luther Ingram dies of heart failure in Belleville, Ill., at the age of 69. 2002 – Jazz organist Big John Patton dies in Montclair, N.J., of complications from diabetes and kidney failure. He is 66. 2001 – Aerosmith, Michael Jackson, Paul Simon, Queen, Ritchie Valens,…

  2. Chart Beat Chat

    August 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Fred and his readers discuss Carrie Underwood, DeFranco Family hits, Fergie and more! LIVING IN CARRIE'S NATION Mr. Fred Bronson, In your Chart Beat column of July 5, 2007, Carrie Underwood was featured for having the longest-running title ("Before He Cheats") among all of the…

  3. R&B Artist Luther Ingram Dies At 69

    March 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Luther Ingram, best known for his passionate turn on the 1972 R&B/pop hit "(If Loving You Is Wrong) I Don't Want to be Right," has died. Luther Ingram, best known for his passionate turn on the 1972 R&B/pop hit "(If Loving You Is Wrong) I Don't Want to be…

  4. Glamoured

    October 18, 2003 12:00 AM EDT During the past decade, Cassandra Wilson has become jazz's premier singer by pursuing a more expansive view of the idiom. During the past decade, Cassandra Wilson has become jazz's premier singer by pursuing a more expansive view of the idiom. Instead of retreading the old standards…