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CHUCK BERRY: Final Album Out June 16th, First Track Released now!!

Chuck Berry‘s final album, Chuck, will be released on June 16th and a track from the album, “Big Boys,” is available for streaming now. The 10-song album features all new songs, eight written by the Berry, who died last week at the age of 90. It’s his first new album since 1979’s Rock It. Recorded […]

chuck barris has passed away at the age of 87.

(Reuters) – Chuck Barris, who tapped into Americans’ hunger to be on television by creating game shows such as “The Dating Game,” “The Newlywed Game” and his showcase for the acutely untalented, “The Gong Show,” died on Tuesday, media outlets reported. Barris died of natural causes at age 87 in Palisades, New York, Variety.com said, […]

GLEN CAMPBELL: In Final Stages of Alzheimer’s

Glen Campbell is in the late stages of Alzheimer’s. His wife Kim says he’s lost most of language skills, but she tells Nashville’s Tennessean, “He still has his essence.” Now living at a specialized care facility, Glen gets regular visits from his wife and children. Daughter Ashley, who accompanied Glen on his final tour, brings […]

CHUCK BERRY PASSES AWAY AT 90 YEARS OLD.

Charles Edward Anderson Berry was born on October 18th, 1926, the third of six children of Martha and Henry Berry, a Baptist deacon in St. Louis. His music career began on New Year’s Eve in 1952, when Berry joined a local band called Sir John’s Trio. His showmanship and hillbilly music made him a local […]

MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEK – Friday 3/17/17

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST (Muscial) WHAT’S IT ABOUT? An adaptation of the Disney fairy tale about a monstrous-looking prince and a young woman who fall in love. WHO’S IN IT? Emma Watson, Luke Evans, Emma Thompson, Kevin Kline, Dan Stevens, Ewan McGregor, Stanley Tucci, Ian McKellen, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Josh Gad TRIVIA: Emma reportedly bailed on […]