Gary Graff

Gary Graff is an award-winning music journalist based in Detroit. In addition to Billboard,, and, he also writes regularly for the New York Times Features Syndicate, Journal Register Newspapers, Revolver, Music Connection, United Stations Radio Networks and more, and for radio stations in Detroit and Milwaukee. He has written books about Neil Young, Bruce Springsteen, Bob Seger, rock 'n' roll myths and other subjects.

Sheila E.

Sheila E. Reveals New Details About 'Girl Meets Boy' Album Inspired by Prince: 'It's Been Hard'

Sheila E.'s new song, "Girl Meets Boy," is about her relationship with Prince. And there's a lot more where that came from. The musician will be releasing a two-disc set titled 'Girl Meets Boy' sometime this fall. Half of the album comprises of dance music she was working on prior to Prince's death on April 21, while the second disc will feature songs Sheila E. began writing afterwards.
Steven Tyler

Steven Tyler Is 'Really Concerned' About Joe Perry, Awaiting Word

Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler -- who's touring to promote his first solo album, We're All Somebody From Somewhere, which comes out Friday -- tells Billboard that he's placed calls to check on his bandmate and songwriting partner Joe Perry without any reply.