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One month after Sharon Jones died of pancreatic cancer in 2016, her closest friends and family gathered at the Universal Church of God in Queens, New York, to celebrate and mourn the exuberant, Grammy-nominated soul and funk vocalist. As a teenager, Jones had written a song titled “Call on God” that she would often sing with other choir members. Later ...Read More »
Norah Jones sidles through a beautiful rendition of “Sleeping Wild” in a preview clip from her forthcoming appearance on Austin City Limits. The episode airs October 28th on PBS and marks Jones’ fourth appearance on the long-running concert series. RelatedRead More »
Pussycat Dolls Founder Robin Antin Slams Kaya Jones' Claims that the Group Was a 'Prostitution Ring'
Without mentioning Antin by name, Jones did allude in a few tweets that she wasn’t on good terms with the girl group founder. “I want the den mother from hell to confess why another one of her girl group girls committed suicide?” she tweeted, apparently referencing the 2014 death of Simone Battles, a former member of G.R.L., which Antin also ...Read More »
I first heard Steely Dan back in Kansas City, Missouri, where I ended up living with my dad after running away from home a second summer in a row. It was 1970 and I was just 15 years old. “Do It Again” was playing on the radio that summer night. I had just dropped some acid and I was on ...Read More »
Watch Leslie Jones' Hysterical 'Game of Thrones' Commentary: 'Bran, He High, Always Out There By the Tree'
Game of Jones! No one is a bigger Game of Thrones fan than Saturday Night Live funnywoman, Leslie Jones. The 49-year-old comedian normally live tweets the HBO show’s weekly episodes, but when she missed this week, her pal, Seth Meyers, invited her over to watch with him. And no offense to Jon Snow or Daenerys Targaryen, bu… ET – Latest ...Read More »