Meet famous musicians who have contributed to variety of styles and genres.
Singer Dolly Parton holds two new Guinness World Records: She’s the only musician with Top 20 hits across six consecutive decades, from the 1960s to the 2010s. She’s also the female artist with the most hits on Billboard’s Hot Country Songs chart.
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.
The National Trust for Historic Preservation named Nina Simone’s childhood home a national treasure; it was saved from demolition in 2016. The singer and Civil Rights activist experienced major mental health & financial issues before dying in France in 2003.
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."
Nick Cannon has reportedly signed on to direct, write, producer and star with Chris Brown in ‘She Ball,’ a movie about a women’s street basketball team. “It’s something powerful for the culture, uplifting for the community,” Cannon said.