Paul McCartney, Katy Perry, Dozens More Threaten SiriusXM Boycott Over Music Modernization Act

This post was originally published on this site

Paul McCartneyAn all-star lineup of musicians, songwriters, and executives have penned a letter to SiriusXM Radio parent company Liberty Media threatening to boycott the company over its opposition to a copyright law with wide support in the music industry. Paul McCartney, Don Henley, Stevie Nicks, Katy Perry, Charlie Puth, Tom Waits, Carole King, Carly Simon, Pink, … More »

Eagles Now Have The #1 Album Of All Time

This post was originally published on this site

Eagles-Greatest-HitsAt least in America, the Eagles now have the most popular album of all time. In February of 1976, the Californian country-rockers released Their Greatest Hits (1971-1975), and a week later, the Recording Industry Association Of America certified the album platinum. It was the first album ever to be awarded that plaque. And now it’s … More »

Watch All-Star Tributes To The Eagles, Mavis Staples, & James Taylor At The Kennedy Center Honors

This post was originally published on this site

WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 4: President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama attend the Kennedy Center Honors show December 4, 2016 at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC. The honorees include the band The Eagles, singer Mavis Staples, actor Al Pacino, singer James Taylor and pianist Martha Argerich. (Photo by Aude Guerrucci-Pool/Getty Images)The 39th annual Kennedy Center Honors took place earlier this month in Washington, DC and aired last night on CBS, hosted by Stephen Colbert. Among the honorees were Al Pacino, pianist Martha Argerich, and three pop music greats — the Eagles, Mavis Staples, and James Taylor — all seated with Barack and Michelle Obama in … More »