Bob Dylan revamped the 1929 hit love song ‘She’s Funny That Way’ with same-sex pronouns for a new 6-song EP, ‘Universal Love: Wedding Songs Reimagined.’ The album, Funded by MGM, is meant to be inclusive of LGBT couples and features Kesha among other artists.
In 2016, Led Zeppelin won a court case that the opening chords of ‘Stairway to Heaven’ were ripped off from Spirit. A lawyer for Spirit’s late guitarist is asking a San Francisco appeals court for a retrial, which could put Robert Plant and other members back in court.
As Spotify prepares to go public, Wixen Music Publishing, which administers work by Tom Petty, Neil Young, Stevie Nicks and others, has brought a lawsuit alleging the streaming giant uses tens of thousands of songs without a license and compensation.
Prosecutors will announce a decision on whether to press criminal charges in Prince’s 2016 death from an accidental fentanyl overdose. Authorities have spent two years determining if anyone can be held responsible for giving Prince the drugs that killed him.
Stevie Wonder is an American musician and a former child prodigy who became one of the most creative musical figures of the late 20th century. His multi-generational hit songs include "My Cherie Amour," "You Are the Sunshine of My Life," "Superstition," "Living in the City," "Boogie on Reggae Woman," "Sir Duke," "That Girl" and "Part-Time Lover."
After winning Entertainer of the Year at the 2017 Country Music Awards, Garth Brooks admitted to lip synching during his performance. "My voice just isn't going anywhere, and we wanted to represent country music the best we can," he explained.
For the fifth straight year, Michael Jackson tops Forbes’ list of highest-earning dead celebrities, earning $75 million, thanks to a new greatest hits album, a Las Vegas Cirque du Soleil show and a stake in the EMI music publishing catalog.