1. Frank Sinatra Honored by George Benson, Renee Olstead at 100th Birthday Celebration

    October 12, 2015 7:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 Los Angeles' The Park at the Grove played host to a tribute concert on Oct. 9. Frank Sinatra 's 100th birthday was celebrated in Los Angeles on Friday (Oct. 9) with a special tribute concert held at The Park at the Grove.  The outdoor mall ...

  2. ASCAP Elects Board Of Directors

    March 10, 2011 3:30 PM EST In addition to ASCAP president and chairman of the board Paul Williams, board members who were re-elected in the at-large field are: songwriter Marilyn Bergman; composer Richard Bellis; composer Bruce Broughton; songwriter Hal David; composer Dan ...

  3. Taylor Swift Among Diverse Honorees At Songwriters Hall

    June 18, 2010 8:28 AM EDT 0 0 0 The iconic ballad "Bridge Over Troubled Water" was so stirring that even a young Paul Simon knew he was onto something special when he composed it 40 years ago. "I thought, 'Hmm. That's better than I usually write,'&quo ...

  4. Leonard Cohen To Enter Hall of Fame

    February 17, 2010 9:08 AM EST 0 0 0 Among those up for enshrinement in the Songwriters Hall of Fame this year are Leonard Cohen , key members of Earth, Wind & Fire , and producer-composer David Foster . Earth, Wind & Fire's Maurice White, Philip Bailey and Verdine White a ...

  5. Barbra Streisand, Diana Krall Join For Jazz Album

    June 23, 2009 8:09 AM EDT 0 0 0 Barbra Streisand has joined forces with Canadian jazz singer-pianist Diana Krall on her first studio album in four years, which is set for release on September 29, her record label said on Monday. Columbia Records said the album "Love Is The An ...

  6. Jazz Veteran Shirley Horn Dies

    October 21, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Shirley Horn, the Grammy-winning jazz vocalist and pianist known for her intimate, whispery vocals and top-drawer piano playing, died yesterday (Oct. 20) at Gladys Spellman Nursing Home in Cheverly, M Shirley Horn, the Grammy-winning jazz vocalist a ...

  7. Billboard Bits: Frank Sinatra, AMAs, Bolton

    October 11, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Frank Sinatra, AMAs, Bolton A new version of "Silent Night" graces "The Frank Sinatra Christmas Collection," due Oct. 26 via Reprise/The Frank Sinatra Collection. The song was assembled using an unreleased vocal track rec ...

  8. Bennett Sings Of 'Art Of Romance'

    October 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Veteran crooner Tony Bennett will release his next studio album, "The Art of Romance," Nov. 9 via RPM Records/Columbia Records. Veteran crooner Tony Bennett will release his next studio album, "The Art of Romance," Nov. 9 via RPM ...

  9. Diana Krall's 'Look Of Love'

    September 17, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Diana Krall, revered by critics and consumers alike as one of today's preeminent jazz singers, returns Sept. 18 with "The Look of Love" -- a Verve release that strives to broaden her creative palette Diana Krall, revered by critics an ...