1. ‘Psych’ Star Dule Hill to join Broadway's 'After Midnight'

    July 25, 2013 12:29 AM EDT Dule Hill will be tapping into his dancing roots when he joins Broadway's "After Midnight," a musical celebrating Duke Ellington's years at the famous Cotton Club nightclub in Harlem. Producers said Wednesday the actor and trai ...

  2. Lena Horne

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  3. Lawrence Barnett, president of MCA's Talent Agency in the 1960s, Dies at 98

    June 13, 2012 7:37 PM EDT Lawrence Barnett, who as president of the MCA Talent Agency in the 1960s represented the likes of Jack Benny, Marlon Brando, Judy Garland and Ronald Reagan, died June 11 in Los Angeles. He was 98. After 37 years with MCA, Barnett served as an exec ...

  4. Smokey Robinson Tapped for ELLA Award: 'I'm Very Honored By This'

    August 09, 2011 4:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Smokey Robinson first met Ella Fitzgerald some 50 years ago and calls her "my mom, just such a wonderful lady. I loved her so much, and she was always so sweet to me." Now he's getting an award named in Fitzgerald's honor. The Mo ...

  5. 29 Black Music Milestones: Lena Horne Hits Silver Screen, Breaks Racial Barriers

    February 25, 2011 3:57 PM EST 0 0 0 Lena Horne was born in Brooklyn, New York, in 1917, and by age 16, had already launched her singing career when she joined the chorus line at the Cotton Club in the Harlem sector of the city. Over the years, Horne moved up from the chorus line to la ...

  6. Chart Beat Thursday: Fox-TV's Lee & "Glee"

    May 20, 2010 4:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 LEE: Fox's Tuesday night lineup continues to impact Billboard charts. The "American Idol Season 9" soundtrack marks the ninth compilation from the series to reach the Billboard 200 . Such collections were released each year from 2002 ...

  7. Lena Horne Honored By Congress, Remembered At Memorial

    May 14, 2010 7:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 L ena Horne , the esteemed jazz vocalist and civil rights pioneer who died earlier this week at the age of 92 , was honored by a resolution passed bu the U.S. Senate this afternoon (May 14), just as Horne's friends and admirers paid her tribute ...

  8. Web Trends: Nashville Rising, Miley Cyrus, Justin Bieber and More

    May 14, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Google Trends (as of 4pm) 3. Lena Horne Funeral Legendary actress and jazz singer Lena Horne, known for hits like "Stormy Weather," died on Sunday in New York at the age of 92. 7. Nashville Rising "Nashville Rising" is benefit ...

  9. Funeral For Lena Horne To Be Held In NYC Church

    May 13, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Lena Horne's funeral is to be held at a Roman Catholic church in New York City. Celebrities, relatives and friends will gather Friday (May 14) morning at the Church of St. Ignatius Loyola in Manhattan to remember Horne. The singer and actress ...

  10. Obama Mourns Passing Of Singer-Actress Lena Horne

    May 11, 2010 7:39 AM EDT 0 0 0 President Barack Obama is mourning the passing of singer-actress Lena Horne . In a statement, Obama called Horne a most cherished entertainer who warmed hearts with her beautiful voice and dramatic on-screen performances. The president also hailed h ...

  11. Obama Mourns Passing Of Singer-Actress Lena Horne

    May 11, 2010 12:00 AM EDT President Barack Obama is mourning the passing of singer-actress Lena Horne. In a statement, Obama called Horne a most cherished entertainer who warmed hearts with her beautiful voice and dramatic on-screen performances. The president also hailed ...

  12. The Daily Noise 5.10.2010 Twilight, Lena Horne

    The Daily Noise 5.10.2010 Twilight, Lena Horne

    May 10, 2010 4:13 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Daily Noise 5.10.2010 Twilight, Lena Horne muse , The Daily Noise , twilight soundtrack , Lena Horne , Lena Horne , Muse Videos Lena Horne Muse ...

  13. Muse to Release 'Twilight' Single, RIP Lena Horne

    May 10, 2010 3:14 PM EDT 0 0 0 In today's Daily Noise, brought to you by Fuse and Billboard.com, the first single from the soundtrack for The Twilight Saga: Eclipse will be released May 17. The song, by Twilight author Stephanie Meyers' favorite band Muse , is called &q ...

  14. Legendary Jazz Singer Lena Horne Dies at 92

    May 10, 2010 8:32 AM EDT 0 0 0 Lena Horne , the enchanting jazz singer and actress who reviled the bigotry that allowed her to entertain white audiences but not socialize with them, slowing her rise to Broadway superstardom, died Sunday. She was 92. Horne died at NewYork-Presbyte ...

  15. Legendary Singer Lena Horne Dies

    May 10, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Lena Horne, the enchanting jazz singer and actress who reviled the bigotry that allowed her to entertain white audiences but not socialize with them, slowing her rise to Broadway superstardom, died Sunday (May 9). She was 92. Horne died at New Yor ...

  16. This Day in Music

    June 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Country legend Chet Atkins, one of the most influential and widely recorded instrumentalists ever, dies of cancer at his home in Nashville. He is 77. 2001 - Country legend Chet Atkins, one of the most influential and widely recorded instrumen ...

  17. This Day in Music

    January 11, 2008 12:00 AM EST - Spencer Dryden, the drummer for legendary rock band the Jefferson Airplane, dies of cancer at his home in Petaluma, Calif. He was 66. 2005 - Spencer Dryden, the drummer for legendary rock band the Jefferson Airplane, dies of cancer at his hom ...

  18. This Day in Music

    June 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Country legend Chet Atkins, one of the most influential and widely recorded instrumentalists ever, dies of cancer at his home in Nashville. He is 77. 2001 - Country legend Chet Atkins, one of the most influential and widely recorded instrumen ...

  19. This Day in Music

    January 11, 2007 12:00 AM EST - Spencer Dryden, the drummer for legendary rock band the Jefferson Airplane, dies of cancer at his home in Petaluma, Calif. He was 66. 2005 - Spencer Dryden, the drummer for legendary rock band the Jefferson Airplane, dies of cancer at his hom ...

  20. This Day in Music

    June 30, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1996 - </b>Neil Young premieres his album, "Broken Arrow" via the Internet. The album is slated for release on July 2, two days after its technologically advanced premiere.<br clear="none"/><br cle 2001 - ...

  21. Minnelli Paying Musical Tribute To Godmother

    June 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Liza Minnelli plans to use her next album to pay tribute to her godmother, the singer, actress and writer Kay Thompson. Liza Minnelli plans to use her next album to pay tribute to her godmother, the singer, actress and writer Kay Thompson. "The ...

  22. 21OnTV

    May 22, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for May 22-29, 2006. MONDAY, MAY 22 "The Early Show," CBS Featured artist(s): Reba McEntire, Brad Paisley (also scheduled: Bruce Willis). "Oprah Winfrey's Legends Ball," ABC Featured artist(s): John ...

  23. This Day in Music

    January 11, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>Rosemary Clooney undergoes successful lung cancer surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. The 73-year-old singer and former TV personality has the upper lobe of her left lung remo 2005 - Spencer Dryden, the drummer f ...

  24. Destiny, Mariah, Ciara Lead Soul Train Awards

    September 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Destiny's Child, Mariah Carey and Ciara divvied up the wealth last evening (Sept. 7) at the Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards, taking home two trophies apiece. Destiny's Child, Mariah Carey and Ciara divvied up the wealth last evening (Sept. ...

  25. This Day in Music

    June 30, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Country legend Chet Atkins, one of the most influential and widely recorded instrumentalists ever, dies of cancer at his home in Nashville. He is 77. 2001 - Country legend Chet Atkins, one of the most influential and widely ...

  26. This Day in Music

    January 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2003 - </b>Mickey Finn, percussionist with U.K. band T. Rex, dies in Croydon, south London. He is 55. 2003 - Mickey Finn, percussionist with U.K. band T. Rex, dies in Croydon, south London. He is 55. 2002 - Rosemary Clooney undergoes ...

  27. Boxed Set Celebrates 'Sesame Street'

    July 07, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In a time of musical segmentation and stratification, there remains a place where artists of all genres can play on common ground: "Sesame Street." In celebration of the 35th anniversary of the semina In a time of musical segmentation and ...

  28. This Day in Music

    June 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Country legend Chet Atkins, one of the most influential and widely recorded instrumentalists ever, dies of cancer at his home in Nashville. He is 77. 2001 - Country legend Chet Atkins, one of the most influential and widely ...

  29. This Day in Music

    January 11, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>Rosemary Clooney undergoes successful lung cancer surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. The 73-year-old singer and former TV personality has the upper lobe of her left lung remo 2002 - Rosemary Clooney undergoes su ...

  30. Ashanti Accepts Lady Of Soul Award With Grace

    August 26, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 R&B sensation Ashanti accepted entertainer of the year honors at Saturday's Soul Train Lady Of Soul Awards despite complaints from some music fans that she didn't deserve the title. R&B sensation Ashanti accepted entertainer of the ...

  31. The Judy Garland Show: The Show That Got Away

    March 16, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Thirty-nine years ago, CBS was looking to break the hold that NBC had on Sunday nights with the top-rated show Bonanza. Thirty-nine years ago, CBS was looking to break the hold that NBC had on Sunday nights with the top-rated show Bonanza. CBS found ...

  32. Jill Scott Nabs Trio Of Lady Of Soul Awards

    August 29, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 R&B newcomer Jill Scott captured three awards, including entertainer of the year, at the seventh annual Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards, held last night (Aug. 28) in Santa Monica, Calif. The Philad R&B newcomer Jill Scott captured three award ...

  33. Grammy Hall Of Fame Adds 31 Titles

    February 13, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The Recording Academy has added 31 recordings to its Grammy Hall of Fame, bringing the total to 530, Billboard Bulletin reports. Among the titles added this year are the Beatles' "Hey Jude," Ray Charl The Recording Academy has added 3 ...