Hailed in the 1960s for her dynamic performances with her first husband, Ike, Tina Turner became a sensation as a recording artist, often echoing her personal struggles in her songs.
Andy Rourke, bassist for the Smiths, dies aged 59. Musician described as ‘supremely gifted’ by bandmate Johnny Marr had suffered long illness with pancreatic cancer
Sargento Pimenta combines a group of friends’ efforts to teach people how to play percussion and their love for the Beatles to re-imagine some of the most popular songs of all time into fun live performances!
Actor, singer and TV presenter Rolando Boldrin died, at the age of 86, in the city of São Paulo.
Gal Costa, one of the greatest singers in Brazil, dies at the age of 77
Depeche Mode’s Andrew Fletcher dies aged 60. Pioneering British electronic band confirm his death on social media, saying ‘Fletch had a true heart of gold’
Vangelis, composer of Chariots of Fire and Blade Runner soundtracks, dies aged 79
This year, Coldplay is uniting with SAP for an eco-friendly carbon-offsetting Music Of The Spheres World Tour
Jon Batiste won Best Music Video for “Freedom”: I don’t know about you, but I just gotta get up and dance every time I hear this song!
Taylor Hawkins, for 25 years the drummer for Foo Fighters has died. He was 50. Rest in Peace, Taylor!