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M.Caulfield/WireImageMonday marks what would have been the 58th birthday of Michael Joseph Jackson, born on August 29, 1958.The King of Pop began his career as a young child, performing with his brothers in The Jackson 5. His first solo studio album, Got to Be There, was released in 1972 when Jackson was fourteen years old.  His fifth solo studio album, Off The Wall, earned Michael the artist his first Grammy Award, for Soul/R&B Album. But it was his sixth
08/29/2016 06:00:00am
Bettman/Getty ImagesToday marks the 50th anniversary of The Beatles' final official concert, which took place at San Francisco's Candlestick Park. Drained by the grind of touring and the craziness it entailed, the Fab Four had decided to retire from the road after their 1966 North American summer trek.One of The Beatles' opening acts during the tour, including the Candlestick Park show, was the hit-making girl group The Ronettes. Founding Ronettes singer Nedra Tally Ross recalls that the cla
08/29/2016 06:00:00am
© Jimmy KingThe 2016 MTV Video Music Awards will air this Sunday night live from New York's Madison Square Garden. Vying for honors at the event alongside such contemporary stars Beyoncé, Adele, Drake and Ariana Grande will be none other than the late David Bowie.Two of the influential rocker's videos, "Blackstar" and "Lazarus," have received a total of four nods in various "professional" categories.The video for "Blackstar," the epic title track of Bowie's final studio album, i
08/28/2016 06:00:00am
Noam Galai/WireImageJon Bon Jovi has performed at a number of fundraisers for Hillary Clinton, and will do another one on August 30.  Now comes word that he'll be honored at this year's Clinton Global Citizen Awards, taking place September 19.Billboard reports that Jon will also be a featured performer at the awards gala, which honors individuals for leadership and work to bring about positive social change.  Jon's has done extensive charity work through his Jon Bon Jovi Soul Fo
08/28/2016 06:00:00am
Dolly Records/RCA NashvilleIt's been a big week for Dolly Parton! Her latest album, Pure & Simple, is expected to debut at #1 the country albums chart, according to Billboard, with first-week sales anticipated at around 20,000 thousand copies. This would be the first time the Country Music Hall of Famer has topped Billboard's Top Country Albums tally since 1991's Eagle When She Flies. Parton's most recent effort, Blue Smoke, debuted at #2 on the chart in 2014.The entertainment icon wrot
08/28/2016 06:00:00am