Michael Stewart/WireImage Lamont Dozier, one-third of the legendary Motown songwriting team of Holland-Dozier-Holland, has died, his son announced on Instagram Tuesday. He was 81. Lamont Dozier Jr. posted a photo of himself with his famous father and wrote, “Rest in Heavenly Peace, Dad!” Details of his death are not knownRead More →

Kevin Mazur/WireImage TJ Jackson has some news for Michael Jackson fans — his uncle is next in getting the biopic treatment. Daily Mirror caught up with TJ, the son of Tito Jackson, and he said a Michael Jackson movie is “going to happen.” If TJ could have any input, he would hope the biopic focuses solelyRead More →

Courtesy of Songwriters Hall of Fame Mariah Carey decided to reference the controversial “All I Want for Christmas Is You” copyright lawsuit when she was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame on Thursday.   Mariah has been sued by songwriter Andy Stone — who is better known by his stage name Vince Vance — for $20 millionRead More →

Courtesy of Songwriters Hall of Fame Mariah Carey will soon have her name added to the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Ahead of the ceremony, the hitmaker sweetly thanked fans for the honor. Taking to her Instagram story, Mariah wrote, “I’ve always considered myself a songwriter first. It’s my favorite part of creatingRead More →

Yu Tsai Ahead of her highly-anticipated performance as one of the headliners of the 2022 Essence Festival of Culture next month, legendary musician Janet Jackson lands the cover of the magazine’s June/July issue.  She’ll be rounding out the fest on Saturday, July 2nd — alongside fellow R&B artists Jazmine Sullivan and Summer Walker — but prior to the show, sheRead More →

Otis Williams and Jawan M. Jackson; Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images The Temptations just kicked off a new run of U.S. dates as part of their 60th anniversary tour. The legendary Motown group, led by sole surviving founding member Otis Williams, recently added a new bass vocalist to the lineup, JawanRead More →

The Prince Estate/Legacy Recordings A restored and enhanced version of the 1985 concert film Prince and The Revolution: Live, capturing a March 1985 show that Prince and his band played at the Carrier Dome in Syracuse, New York, was released Friday in multiple formats and configurations, including a six-disc Collector’s EditionRead More →

Ke.Mazur/WireImage It’s officially been 30 years since Mariah Carey dazzled on the MTV Unplugged stage and released her standout EP, and the hitmaker reflected Thursday on how important the pivotal moment was for her career.  Sharing an Instagram video highlighting moments of her Unplugged set, where she belted out hits from her album Emotions, Mariah reflectedRead More →

Paras Griffin/Getty Images Legendary R&B singer Bobby Brown has often been in the limelight regarding his difficult life and career struggles. In a recent chat with People, the 53-year-old musician opened up about a traumatic secret he’s kept for many years: being molested by a priest as a young boy.  Speaking in the exclusive interviewRead More →

Dimitrios Kambouris/WireImage Mariah Carey can now call Atlanta, Georgia, her home, because she is the proud new owner of a multi-million-dollar mansion there. Realtor.com reports the Grammy winner quietly bought the colonial estate for a cool $5.65 million last November in what appears to be an off-market deal.   The impressive abode boasts more than 12,500Read More →