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By United Press International

2 convicted Joss Stone murder plot

EXETER, England, April 3 (UPI) -- Two men were convicted in England Wednesday of conspiring to kidnap, rob and kill soul singer Joss Stone, then dump her body in a river.
Trial opens for alleged Joss Stone plot

Trial opens for alleged Joss Stone plot

DEVON, England, March 18 (UPI) -- Two men were part of a plot to rob and kill soul singer Joss Stone, British prosecutors charged in opening statements Monday.

Memorials mark Titanic centennial

NEW YORK, April 15 (UPI) -- Passengers on a cruise ship said they had an uneasy feeling when they looked out over the spot in the Atlantic where the Titanic sank 100 years ago.
Man denies plotting to kill British singer Joss Stone

Man denies plotting to kill British singer Joss Stone

EXETER, England, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- A British man denies playing a role in an alleged plot to kill singer Joss Stone.
'Chief' is No. 1 on the U.S. album chart

'Chief' is No. 1 on the U.S. album chart

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 3 (UPI) -- Eric Church's "Chief" is No. 1 on the U.S. album chart, Billboard.com reported Wednesday.
Report: 2 men plotted to kill Joss Stone

Report: 2 men plotted to kill Joss Stone

LONDON, June 15 (UPI) -- Two men were arrested in England for allegedly plotting to rob and kill pop star Joss Stone at her farmhouse in rural Devon, police said.
Jagger recording with Stone, Marley

Jagger recording with Stone, Marley

NEW YORK, May 20 (UPI) -- British rock 'n' roll icon Mick Jagger is recording with musicians Dave Stewart, Damian Marley, Joss Stone and A.R. Rahman, the New York Post said Friday.

Singer Stone playing a queen in 'Tudors'

LOS ANGELES, May 16 (UPI) -- Singer Joss Stone says playing one of the wives of England's King Henry VIII for the U.S. TV series "The Tudors" was a unique experience.
Joss Stone joins cast of TV's 'Tudors'

Joss Stone joins cast of TV's 'Tudors'

NEW YORK, Aug. 5 (UPI) -- British soul singer Joss Stone has joined the cast of "The Tudors" for the sexy period drama's third season, Showtime said Tuesday.
Bryan Adams' photos on display in N.Y.

Bryan Adams' photos on display in N.Y.

NEW YORK, May 2 (UPI) -- Canadian musician Bryan Adams has photographed numerous celebrities for a Hear the World exhibit now open in New York.

Joss Stone is Cadbury's new 'Flake girl'

LONDON, Dec. 17 (UPI) -- British soul singer Joss Stone has signed on to star in an upcoming TV ad campaign for Cadbury's Flake chocolate bars.

Joss Stone a 'Mariah Carey wannabe'

LONDON, Oct. 14 (UPI) -- British blues diva Joss Stone may have bought a first-class ticket out of the recording industry by choosing to represent herself, former managers claim.

Elton John, Taupin to be honored

NEW YORK, Sept. 16 (UPI) -- An Oct. 10 benefit concert to be held at New York City’s Carnegie Hall will honor the music of Elton John and Bernie Taupin.

Knightley stars in Chanel short film

NEW YORK, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- British actress Keira Knightley has reunited with her "Pride & Prejudice" director, Joe Wright, for a short film called "Coco Mademoiselle."

Stars line up for MLK Jr. 'Dream' concert

NEW YORK, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- Dozens of U.S. luminaries are planning to participate in an upcoming New York concert honoring the memory of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

United Negro College Fund to honor Smokey

PASADENA , Calif., Sept. 6 (UPI) -- The United Negro College Fund says it will honor Motown recording artist, Smokey Robinson, at its upcoming 29th annual "An Evening of Stars" in California.

Princess Diana memorial concert kicks off

LONDON, July 1 (UPI) -- Elton John and Duran Duran were a smash hit at Princes William's and Harry's tribute to their late mother at London's Wembley Stadium.

Beckham will headline Diana tribute

LONDON, June 15 (UPI) -- Soccer star David Beckham will join the headliners at a memorial concert at Wembley for the late Princess Diana, at the personal request of Prince William.

Joss Sone to headline at Live Earth

MAROPENG, South Africa, June 11 (UPI) -- Singer Joss Stone will headline the South African leg of Live Earth in Maropeng on July 7.

50th Grammy Awards presentation announced

LOS ANGELES, May 9 (UPI) -- The half-century Grammy event honoring the best music has to offer for the year will occur seven months before the Grammy Museum opens in Los Angeles.

New album finishes Kidjo's African trilogy

NEW YORK, May 1 (UPI) -- African-born singer Angelique Kidjo said her new album "Djin Djin" is the end of a trilogy about her racial heritage.

McGraw's 'Let It Go' debuts as top album

NEW YORK, April 4 (UPI) -- Tim McGraw's "Let It Go" debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 in a week that saw seven releases debuting in the top 10.

Modest Mouse's 'Ship' comes in at No. 1

NEW YORK, March 28 (UPI) -- Modest Mouse claimed its first No. 1 U.S. album on The Billboard 200 as "We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank" debuted on top.

Joss Stone introduces herself -- again

NEW YORK, March 20 (UPI) -- After two previous albums, British singer Joss Stone is "Introducing" herself.
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