Ricky Martin : Zen and Now

Certainly he doesn’t sound worried. “Everyone felt that pressure but me,” Martin says. “I don’t want to make my music into a science project, and I don’t want to compete against myself. This album was done by a completely different person. Spiritually speaking, I’ve grown.” Indeed, coping with the white-hot intensity of Rickymania, coupled with […]

Record Company Severs Ties With Martin Shkreli

Shkreli’s company Turing Pharmaceuticals has since announced that it will lower the price of the drug in order to make sure it is affordable to its users. Shkreli told ABC World News on Tuesday: “We’ve agreed to lower the price of Daraprim to a point that is more affordable and is able to allow the […]

Beatles’ ‘Sgt. Pepper’ at 50: How Band Rallied Around Ringo on ‘With a Little Help …’

Starr tried to persuade the others to let him sing the line at a slower tape speed, thus allowing the tone to be artificially raised by studio trickery, but the effect was less Beatlesque and more Chipmunk-esque. “‘No, Ring, you’ve got to do it properly,’ Paul finally concluded,” writes Emerick. “‘It’s okay; just put your […]

Are Dakota Johnson and Chris Martin Getting Serious? Here’s What We Know

Martin and Johnson were later seen grabbing food and drinks at Soho House in Malibu, where they were snapped smiling and laughing together. An eyewitness told PEOPLE, “Chris and Dakota arrived together in Chris’ car. They met up with friends and had a fun night. They both seemed very happy. They were flirty, and also […]

Manchester United: Martin Tyler shares his memories of Old Trafford

I will also never forget the Old Trafford pre-game tribute on the 50th anniversary of the Munich air disaster which devastated Manchester United and English football. The match, which fell on that date in 2008, was the Manchester derby and there were fears that the period of silence would be marred by shouts from the […]

Lockheed Martin CEO Hewson: No veteran should be left behind by today’s economy. Here’s how to make it happen

One of the ways we can come together to strengthen our nation’s workforce is to create multiple pathways for career success for every worker. This means we must open up apprenticeships, internships, and job-training so workers can gain the skills and abilities they need to fill the jobs that will define the 21st century.

Coronavirus: Charities face crisis during UK shutdown

“We are pulling out all the stops to help tackle COVID-19, but there are harsh financial realities to switching off our two main sources of income – our first aid training courses and the first cover we provide for events all over the country,” said chief executive Martin Houghton-Brown.

John Prine, Revered Singer-Songwriter, Dies From Coronavirus Complications at 73

Well-known for his story songs with vivid imagery, countless artists covered Prine’s songs, including Johnny Cash (“Sam Stone”), Bette Midler (“Hello in There”) and Bonnie Raitt (“Angel From Montgomery”), as well as Zac Brown Band (“All the Best”), Miranda Lambert (“That’s the Way the World Goes Round”) and George Strait (“I Just Want to Dance […]

Americana Legend John Prine Dies at Age 73 Due to Coronavirus

“We get out of the cab and Kris and his band are walking from next door to do their second show at the Bitter End, and Kris says, ‘You guys are going up onstage for three songs apiece.’ All the people in the audience were either record company people or A&R people, and I sang […]

John Prine, influential singer-songwriter, dies at 73

“This is hard news for us to share. But so many of you have loved and supported John over the years, we wanted to let you know, and give you the chance to send on more of that love and support now. And know that we love you, and John loves you,” the statement said.