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Rolling Stones post tribute to Bobby Womack

Rolling Stones post tribute to Bobby Womack

LONDON, June 29 (UPI) --Rolling Stones remember Bobby Womack, who wrote "It's All Over Now," a song they recorded in 1964.
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Bobby Womack dies at 70

Bobby Womack dies at 70

NEW YORK, June 28 (UPI) --Legendary soul singer Bobby Womack dies at age 70.
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Kanye West, Elton John to perform at the Bonnaroo music fest

Kanye West, Elton John to perform at the Bonnaroo music fest

MANCHESTER, Tenn., Feb. 21 (UPI) -- Kanye West, Elton John and Lionel Richie have been booked to perform at Tennessee's Bonnaroo music festival this summer, organizers said Thursday.

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Singer Bobby Womack says he has early signs of Alzheimer's

Singer Bobby Womack says he has early signs of Alzheimer's

LONDON, Jan. 2 (UPI) -- American soul singer Bobby Womack says he has been diagnosed with early signs of Alzheimer's disease at age 68.
Metallica joins Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Metallica joins Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

CLEVELAND, April 5 (UPI) -- The heavy metal band Metallica has been officially enshrined in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland.
Metallica, Run-DMC headed for Hall of Fame

Metallica, Run-DMC headed for Hall of Fame

CLEVELAND, Jan. 14 (UPI) -- Jeff Beck, Little Anthony & the Imperials, Metallica, Run-D.M.C. and Bobby Womack are to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, organizers said.
Metallica, Run-DMC get Rock Hall nods

Metallica, Run-DMC get Rock Hall nods

CLEVELAND, Sept. 22 (UPI) -- Metallica, Run-DMC and the Stooges are among the acts nominated for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next year in Cleveland, it was announced.

Bootsy Collins does Christmas album

NEW YORK, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- Bootsy Collins says he "funked that mutha" and "tore down" holiday standards for his latest album, "WWBC (What Would Bootsy Do) on Christmas."

Rod Stewart announces return to R&B

LOS ANGELES, May 19 (UPI) -- Rocker-turned-crooner Rod Stewart says he'll turn to rhythm & blues after releasing his fourth "American Songbook" album in October.
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Robert Dwayne "Bobby" Womack (pronounced /ˈwoʊmæk/) (born March 4, 1944) is an American singer-songwriter and musician. An active recording artist since the early 1960s where he started his career as the lead singer of his family musical group The Valentinos and as Sam Cooke's backing guitarist, Womack's career has spanned more than 40 years and has spanned a repertoire in the styles of R&B, soul, rock and roll, doo-wop, gospel, and country.

As a songwriter, Womack is notable for penning and originally recording The Rolling Stones' first UK No. 1 hit, "It's All Over Now" and New Birth's "I Can Understand It" among other songs. As a singer he is most notable for the hits "Lookin' For a Love", "That's The Way I Feel About Cha", "Woman's Gotta Have It", "Harry Hippie","Across 110th Street" and his 1980s hit "If You Think You're Lonely Now".

On January 14, 2009 Womack was announced as one of the 2009 inductees to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. He was inducted on April 4.

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