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  1. Lloyd Charmers, Jamaican Musician and Producer, Passes

    December 31, 2012 12:10 PM EST Lloyd Charmers, an accomplished singer, pianist/organist and producer who played a significant role in popularizing reggae in England throughout a career that spanned six decades, suffered a heart attack on Thursday Dec. 27 while driving himself t ...

  2. Robin Gibb of Bee Gees Falls Into Coma

    April 14, 2012 7:17 PM EDT LONDON (AP) -- Former Bee Gee Robin Gibb is in a coma after contracting pneumonia, a statement on his official website said Saturday. The statement, which confirmed media reports that the singer was gravely ill, said "we are all hoping and pr ...

  3. Cheryl Cole In Hospital With Malaria

    July 06, 2010 12:00 AM EDT A spokesman for British singer and TV personality Cheryl Cole says she is being treated in a London hospital for malaria. Publicist Sundraj Sreenivasan said Tuesday (July 6) the 27-year-old performer will have to cancel all work commitments for th ...

  4. 'Mr. World Music' Charlie Gillett Dies

    March 18, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Charlie Gillett, a champion of world music on BBC Radio 3 and the World Service, has died aged 68 after a long illness. His family confirmed to the BBC that he died Wednesday (March 17) in a London hospital. He contracted an autoimmune disease and ...

  5. Jazz Musician Sir John Dankworth Dies Aged 82

    February 08, 2010 12:00 AM EST Sir John Dankworth, the British jazz composer, saxophonist and band leader, has died. He was 82. Jazz singer Dame Cleo Laine - who married Dankworth in 1958 after meeting during an audition for a spot with his band - announced her husband's d ...

  6. Elton John On Mend, Resuming Tour Dates

    November 06, 2009 12:00 AM EST Elton John has been released from a London hospital after being treated for flu and an E. coli bacterial infection. The singer's spokesman Gary Farrow says John was at home Friday and was feeling fine. He left the hospital early Thursday. He ...

  7. Met Investigates Urban Music Awards Incident

    November 17, 2008 12:00 AM EST London's Metropolitan Police has confirmed it is investigating a serious incident at the sixth annual Urban Music Awards. The awards had to be halted when police were called to the Indigo venue at the O2 in Greenwich at 10.10pm on Nov. 15 aft ...

  8. Korn's Davis Itching To Get Back On Stage

    June 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Family Values tour to start July 27. Korn's Jonathan Davis is happy to be alive after a recent near-fatal bout with a blood infection, but he's also itching to get back on stage and do what he does best. "I feel good but I feel like ...

  9. Producer Ismail Merchant Dies At 68

    May 31, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Producer Ismail Merchant, whose adaptations of classic novels produced in collaboration with director James Ivory became virtually synonymous with literate, sumptuously appointed costume drama, died M (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Producer Ismail Me ...