What a fun time we had in studio this morning with the great Darlene Love! She hung out with us for a whole hour just reminiscing with Dan and Mr. G, talked about being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and also spoke about some great concerts she has coming up this month.
Darlene also brought her sister Edna Wright with her in studio! Edna is the lead singer of [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Honey Cone[/lastfm]! And even better than that? Dan sang an original song he just made up on the air that you HAVE to hear!
Here are some important events coming up this month with Darlene:
- She will be headlining Carnegie Hall’s Christmas show TOMORROW, December 2nd to celebrate her 50th anniversary in show biz.
- Darlene is featured on composer Tim Janis‘ new Christmas CD called The American Christmas Carol. Darlene co-wrote two of the songs featured on the CD and she’ll be appearing on QVC Tuesday, December 6th from 7am-noon to promote the CD.
- Darlene will be performing her annual Christmas show at BB Kings on December 11th AND 12th (tickets at www.bbkingblues.com) and her other big Christmas show Love for the Holidays at Bergan PAC December 17th. Tickets can be purchased at www.bergenpac.org.
- Darlene will be celebrating her 25th appearance on David Letterman December 23rd performing her classic [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Phil Spector[/lastfm] holiday song Christmas Baby (Please Come Home).
- Tune in to CBS Sunday Morning with Charles Osgood on Christmas Day. They will be airing an exclusive sit down interview with Darlene and she’ll be closing the show with a special Christmas medley.
Darlene was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this past March with a speech by [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Bette Midler[/lastfm]. You can check out her offical website www.darleneloveworld.com.
Here’s part one of the great interview with Darlene and her sister Edna Wright of [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Honey Cone[/lastfm]!
Of course Mr. G has to get involved too!
Darlene talks about her good friend, the late [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Clarence Clemons[/lastfm].
Dan Taylor sings a song he just made up for Darlene!
Get this man a GRAMMY!
Mr. G has to get in a few more words!
Darlene wraps up a fun hour on the air!
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