Headlines
Led Zeppelin's Jimmy Page to receive an honorary doctorate from Berklee

Led Zeppelin's Jimmy Page to receive an honorary doctorate from Berklee

March 13 (UPI) -- Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page will receive an honorary doctorate from Boston's Berklee College of Music.
Annie Martin

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014.
By United Press International
Music industry honors Carole King as MusiCares person of year

Music industry honors Carole King as MusiCares person of year

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- LeAnn Rimes, Steven Tyler and Alicia Keys paid tribute to Carole King by belting out tunes from the singer's songbook for the MusiCares gala in Los Angeles. 
Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr to reunite for Grammys performance

Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr to reunite for Grammys performance

Jan. 15 (UPI) --The two surviving members of the Beatles will join Taylor Swift, John Legend, Kacey Musgraves and Keith Urban at the Grammys this year.
Kate Stanton
Woody Allen enjoys NYC dinner party during the Golden Globes

Woody Allen enjoys NYC dinner party during the Golden Globes

NEW YORK, Jan. 14 (UPI) -- Woody Allen attended a dinner party in Manhattan as he was being celebrated in absentia at the Golden Globe Awards in Los Angeles, the New York Post reported.
Carole King named MusiCares 2014 Person of the Year

Carole King named MusiCares 2014 Person of the Year

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 20 (UPI) -- Singer-songwriter Carole King is to be honored as the 2014 MusiCares Person of the Year at a benefit gala dinner and concert in Los Angeles this winter.
Obama presents Carole King with Gershwin Prize

Obama presents Carole King with Gershwin Prize

WASHINGTON, May 23 (UPI) -- President Obama presented the Gershwin Prize to a singer-songwriter he called "the one and only Carole King" at a Washington ceremony Wednesday night.

Obama schedule for Wednesday, May 22

WASHINGTON, May 22 (UPI) -- President Obama meets out of the public eye during the day Wednesday then hosts a concert honoring singer-songwriter Carole King, the White House said.
Carole King to be presented with Gershwin Prize Tuesday

Carole King to be presented with Gershwin Prize Tuesday

WASHINGTON, May 17 (UPI) -- James Taylor will headline a concert at the White House next week, when the Library of Congress honors Carole King with the Gershwin Prize for Popular Song.

NKOTB, Aerosmith, lead Boston Strong benefit concert

BOSTON, May 3 (UPI) -- Homegrown singers New Kids on the Block, Aerosmith and James Taylor will return to Boston with other artists for a concert benefiting marathon victim families.
People in the news

People in the news

The latest news on today's hottest celebrities ...
By United Press International
Carole King musical 'Beautiful' to open on Broadway in spring 2014

Carole King musical 'Beautiful' to open on Broadway in spring 2014

NEW YORK, March 18 (UPI) -- "Beautiful: The Carole King Musical" is scheduled to begin performances on Broadway in spring 2014, producers announced.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013.
By United Press International

A&M Records' Friesen dead at 75

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 16 (UPI) -- Gil Friesen, longtime president of A&M Records, has died in Los Angeles, friends say. He was 75.
Recording Academy to honor Gould, Page, Haden and King

Recording Academy to honor Gould, Page, Haden and King

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Dec. 14 (UPI) -- America's Recording Academy says it will present lifetime achievement awards to Glenn Gould, Charlie Haden, Lightnin' Hopkins, Carole King and Patti Page.
People in the news

People in the news

The latest news on today's hottest celebrities ...
By United Press International
Singer-songwriter Carole King is first woman to win Gershwin Prize

Singer-songwriter Carole King is first woman to win Gershwin Prize

WASHINGTON, Dec. 13 (UPI) -- U.S. singer-songwriter Carole King has been named the 2013 recipient of the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song.
Hudson, King perform at Smith Center opening

Hudson, King perform at Smith Center opening

LAS VEGAS, July 18 (UPI) -- Jennifer Hudson, Willie Nelson and Carole King were among those who sang at the opening of the Smith Center for the Performing Arts in Las Vegas.
Swift considering Joni Mitchell role

Swift considering Joni Mitchell role

HOLLYWOOD, April 21 (UPI) -- U.S. country music star Taylor Swift is considering playing the role of music legend Joni Mitchell in the upcoming film "Girls Like Us," Variety reported.
Mellencamp to be Hall of Fame presenter

Mellencamp to be Hall of Fame presenter

CLEVELAND, March 20 (UPI) -- Chuck D, John Mellencamp, Stevie Van Zandt and Chris Rock are to be presenters at next month's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony in Cleveland.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Thursday, Feb. 9, 2012.
By United Press International
Bieber to perform at NYC Christmas-tree lighting

Bieber to perform at NYC Christmas-tree lighting

NEW YORK, Nov. 14 (UPI) -- Tony Bennett, Justin Bieber and Michael Buble have been booked to sing at the Christmas-tree lighting ceremony at Rockefeller Center in New York, NBC said.
Carole King's mom, Eugenia Gingold, died

Carole King's mom, Eugenia Gingold, died

DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Jan. 2 (UPI) -- Eugenia Gingold, mother of singer-songwriter Carole King, died in Florida of heart failure at the age of 94, the family announced.
Carole King lowers price for her ranch

Carole King lowers price for her ranch

STANLEY, Idaho, July 4 (UPI) -- Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Carole King has lowered the asking price for her Robinson Bar Ranch in Idaho to $16 million.
King, Taylor bid farewell to Mellon Arena

King, Taylor bid farewell to Mellon Arena

PITTSBURGH, June 27 (UPI) -- Carole King and James Taylor performed the final concert in Pittsburgh's iconic Mellon Arena Saturday, ending the venue's nearly 50-year run.
Prev
Page 1 of 4
x
Feedback