Columbia Records It’s not even Halloween, but plenty of Christmas albums and songs have already been released, or will be in the next couple of weeks.  However, the Queen of Christmas is here to tell you that it’s too early to start pumping the holiday tunes. In what’s become anRead More →

Emma McIntyre/Getty Images Dionne Warwick is the subject of a new documentary, Don’t Make Me Over, but she says she’s not interested in being part of the upcoming I Wanna Dance with Somebody biopic about her late cousin, Whitney Houston. The latter film is being produced by Clive Davis, who signed Warwick and Houston to AristaRead More →

Paras Griffin/Getty Images If you happen to be in Fox Creek neighborhood of Detroit, you can now mail a letter or package at a post office that’s named after the late Queen of Soul. On Monday, the Fox Creek Station post office, located at at 12711 E. Jefferson Ave., wasRead More →

L-R: Sarah Dash, Patti LaBelle, Nona Hendryx; Sony Legacy Sarah Dash, who co-founded “Lady Marmalade” group Labelle, died on Monday, Billboard reports. She was 76. In a statement posted on Instagram, Labelle co-founder Patti LaBelle said that she and Dash were “just onstage together on Saturday,” adding, “It was suchRead More →

UMe Earth, Wind & Fire has returned to the top 10 of Billboard‘s Adult R&B Airplay chart for the first time in 28 years with their new single, “You Want My Love.” The last time the legendary funk/soul/R&B group charted that high was just a few weeks after the AdultRead More →

Fotos International/Getty Images Can you imagine The Bodyguard starring anyone but Whitney Houston?  Hollywood can.  A “reimagining” of the 1992 romantic drama co-starring Kevin Costner is currently underway, reports Variety. Tony nominee Matthew López, who wrote the critically acclaimed play The Inheritance, has been tapped to write the film, whichRead More →

Samir Hussein/Samir Hussein/WireImage Twenty years ago Saturday, Mariah Carey’s most maligned and misunderstood album, Glitter, was released. Here’s the story of this project, which is now a cult classic. Mariah had been planning a movie and soundtrack project called All that Glitters since 1997, but didn’t get a chance toRead More →

Paras Griffin/Getty Images Anita Baker has won her long legal battle with her record label, and the eight-time Grammy winner has proudly announced she now owns her own music masters and has full control of her songs. “They no longer ‘Own, My Name & Likeness,’” Baker wrote on her private TwitterRead More →

Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for MC Mariah Carey takes the holidays very seriously and, with 120 days to go before the big day, she has further solidified her reputation as the Queen of Christmas by rolling out with an official holiday figurine. The “Fantasy” singer teamed with toymaker Funko to roll out an Amazon exclusive “DiamondRead More →

Vince Bucci/Getty Images Prince‘s deadly opiate addiction was triggered by a painful stage accident in 1984, according to a new biography published Tuesday. In Nothing Compares 2 U: An Oral History of Prince, author Touré writes that the Rock & Roll Hall of Famer hurt his back while rehearsing forRead More →