Chess Records

  1. Next Move For Marshall Chess

    July 06, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Marshall Chess has joined with industry figures Eddie Piller and Fredrik Ekander to form Tri-Sound, a new label specializing in contemporary soul. The label's first release will be the Third Degree's northern soul reworking of Duffy' ...

  2. Beyoncé Starring In Chess Records Film

    February 20, 2008 12:00 AM EST Beyoncé Knowles is adding "executive producer" to her resume. The 10-time Grammy winner has signed on to executive produce and star in Darnell Martin's "Cadillac Records" for Sony BMG Films. Knowles will play Etta James in ...

  3. Four Tops' 'Obie' Benson Dies

    July 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Renaldo "Obie" Benson, a member of the legendary Motown singing group the Four Tops, died Friday at a Detroit hospital. He was 69. Renaldo "Obie" Benson, a member of the legendary Motown singing group the Four Tops, died Friday ...