Verve

  1. Jazz Singer Abbey Lincoln Dies

    August 15, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Abbey Lincoln, a jazz singer and songwriter known for her phrasing, emotion and uncompromising style, died Saturday in New York at age 80. She had been declining in health for the past year. Her death was confirmed by friend and filmmaker Carol Fr ...

  2. Briefs: Bruce Hornsby, The Judds, Howard Stern, EMI Cuts?

    February 08, 2010 12:00 AM EST -- Sony/ATV Music Publishing has landed a long-term, worldwide exclusive administration agreement for Bruce Hornsby 's extensive catalog. Hornsby, who is a three-time Grammy winner, released “Levitate,” his first album on Verve, in September ...

  3. UNCF Salutes Patti LaBelle

    September 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT If there’s an heir apparent to the legendary Patti LaBelle, it just may be Fantasia. At least that seemed to be the case as the J Records artist and former “American Idol” queen earned two raucous standing ovations during the taping of the United ...

  4. Buffalo Springfield's Bruce Palmer Dies

    October 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Buffalo Springfield bassist Bruce Palmer died earlier this month of a heart attack in Bellville, Ontario. He was 58. Buffalo Springfield bassist Bruce Palmer died earlier this month of a heart attack in Bellville, Ontario. He was 58. Palmer began ...

  5. Clarence 'Gatemouth' Brown Inks With Hightone

    July 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Veteran multi-instrumentalist Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown has signed with Oakland, Calif.'s Hightone Records. His latest studio album, "Timeless," will be released on Sept. 14. Veteran multi-instrumentalist Clarence "G ...