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Grammy Awards 2012: Diana Ross, Steve Jobs to be Honored
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Legendary singer Diana Ross, hip-hop forefather Gil Scott-Heron and Apple founder Steve Jobs will be among those honored at the 54th Annual Grammy Awards on Feb. 12.
Ross, who was a member of Motown group The Supremes until she went solo in the '70s, has received 12 Grammy nominations thr…
Kanye West Raps at Gil Scott-Heron Funeral
Kanye West paid his respects to the late Gil Scott-Heron yesterday (June 2.) The Louis Vuitton Don, sporting shades and a black suit, attended Heron's funeral at the Harlem Riverside Church and closed out the memorial service with a performance of 'Lost in the World,' a track off his …
Gil Scott-Heron Dead at 62
Gil Scott-Heron, renowned musician and hip-hop pioneer has died at age 62. 'The Revolution Will Not Be Televised' author passed away in New York from causes that are currently unknown.
The news of Heron's death came by way of Twitter, through Jamie Byng, his UK publisher...
Gil Scott-Heron Video Shown as Exhibit at MoMA
This past weekend, an "audiovisual remix" of legendary soul singer/poet Gil Scott-Heron's song, 'New York Is Killing Me,' was shown at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. The "visual remix" was created by acclaimed director Chris Cunningham, …