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This Week In History: The Stones’ “Honky Tonk Women,” KC’s “Get Down Tonight” & Survivor’s “Eye of the Tiger”

This week, Big Jay highlights “Honky Tonk Women” by The Rolling Stones, KC and the Sunshine Band’s ‘ “Get Down Tonight,” and Survivor’s “Eye Of the Tiger.”

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DUBLIN, IRELAND – SEPTEMBER 25: Bobby Womack performs on the From The Storehouse With Dermot Whelan show. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images for Guinness)

Highly Influential R&B Singer-Songwriter Bobby Womack Dead At 70

NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — Bobby Womack, a colorful and highly influential R&B singer-songwriter who influenced artists from the Rolling Stones to Damon Albarn, has died. He was 70.

06/28/2014

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Watch Bruce Springsteen Join The Rolling Stones Onstage For ‘Tumbling Dice’

During the band’s stop in Lisbon for the Rock in Rio Lisboa festival, they invited The Boss out to help them take on “Tumbling Dice,” off their 1972 album, Exile on Mainstream.

05/30/2014

Celebrities turned out Friday, May 2, for a memorial service for designer L’Wren Scott — the longtime girlfriend of Mick Jagger. (Credit: CBS 2/Getty Images)

Celebrities Turn Out For Memorial Service For Designer L’Wren Scott

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Family, friends, and many from the world of fashion came out Friday to remember designed L’Wren Scott, the longtime girlfriend of Mick Jagger.

05/03/2014

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Rolling Stones Reschedule Australia/New Zealand Dates

The Rolling Stones were forced to postpone a number of dates on their ’14 On Fire,’ tour following the tragic death of Mick Jagger’s longtime girlfriend, L’Wren Scott. The group promised to make up the […]

04/15/2014

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Keith Richards Wrote a Children’s Book

Keith Richards has already captivated his older fans with the many of the stories of his youth in his best selling memoir, Life, but now he’s looking to reach a slightly younger audience with one of his G-rated tales.

03/12/2014

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Justin Bieber Joins The Ranks: 10 Artists Who Were Arrested Before They Were 25

At age 19, it’s safe to say he has joined the ranks of these well known musicians who have all been arrested before they turned 25. From disorderly conduct to attempted murder, you won’t believe what some of these guys got arrested for.

01/23/2014

Darlene Love in '20 Feet From Stardom' (courtesy of RADiUS-TWC)

’20 Feet From Stardom': Behind the Documentary about Legendary Backing Singers

In ’20 Feet From Stardom,’ back-up vocalists take center stage, and a number of iconic stars— including Bruce Springsteen, Bette Midler, Stevie Wonder, Sting and Mick Jagger, along backing singer turned front woman Sheryl Crow—play a supporting role to sing their praises.

01/13/2014

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Rolling Stones Hyde Park Documentary To Air On Showtime

On December 20, Showtime will air ‘The Rolling Stones: Sweet Summer Sun – Return To Hyde Park,’ a 92-minute documentary capturing the band’s first performance in the London park since July 1969.

12/11/2013

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GRAMMY Hall of Fame Inducts 27 New Recordings from Dolly Parton, The Rolling Stones, U2 and More

The GRAMMY Hall of Fame was established in 1973 to honor recordings of lasting qualitative or historical significance that are at least 25 years old. According to GRAMMY.org, inductees are selected by a “special member committee of eminent and knowledgeable professionals from all branches of the recording arts.”

12/04/2013

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