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‘The Bee Gees: How Can You Mend a Broken Heart’ Trailer: How Deep Is Your Love for the Trio?

Even if you didn’t grow up during the disco era, you undoubtedly know at least one song by The Bee Gees. The trio of brothers Barry, Maurice & Robin Gibb delivered such hits as “Stayin’ Alive” and “Night Fever” from the hit film Saturday Night Fever, not to mention other classic tunes like “How Deep Is Your Love” and “You Should Be Dancing.” But there’s a lot you probably don’t know about the meteoric rise to fame enjoyed by The Bee Gees, which will be chronicled in a new documentary on HBO, an...
Tags: Hbo, London, Movies, Documentary, Australia, George Harrison, Mark Ronson, Lulu, Frankie Valli, Indiana Jones, The Bee Gees, Miami Florida, Barry Gibb, Benjamin Button, Robin Gibb, Frank-Marshall


The Number Ones So Far

In January of 2018, I was killing time at the gym while my kids were finishing up a swimming class, and I was idly clicking around Tom Ewing’s Popular, a writing project that’s been going on for well over a decade. Ewing has been writing funny, incisive, personal reviews of every song ever to hit #1 on the UK charts, and it’s been one of the best things on the internet for a long time. I found myself wondering about #1 singles on the Billboard Hot 100, our own American pop chart. Was there a lis...
Tags: Music, UK, Abc, Wikipedia, John Lennon, Best, Dolly Parton, John Oates, Elton John, Paul Mccartney, Smokey Robinson, Elvis Presley, Miami, James Taylor, Lists, Jackson


Barry Gibb Teams With Keith Urban, Miranda Lambert, Dolly Parton & More for Bee Gees Country Covers Album

Greenfields: The Gibb Brothers Songbook Vol 1, out Jan. 8 on Capitol Records, features Barry Gibb teaming with some of the top names in...
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Barry Gibb to release new Nashville-made album with Dolly Parton, Keith Urban, more

On "Greenfields," Barry Gibb reimagines he and his brothers' classic songs with more than a dozen country and Americana stars.          [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Religion, Nashville, Barry Gibb, Nashville Tennessean, Dolly Parton Keith Urban


Barry Gibb Duet With Jason Isbell Previews Americana/Country Album With Brandi Carlile, Keith Urban, Dolly Parton, Gillian Welch

Bee Gees alumnus Barry Gibb dropped a duet with Jason Isbell late Thursday night in announcing a forthcoming project that has him sharing lead vocals on his catalog material with a dozen mostly Nashville-based artists. The Gibb/Isbell track, “Words of a Fool,” which can be heard below, is the first official recording of a song […]
Tags: News, Dolly Parton, Nashville, Bee Gees, Jason Isbell, Gillian Welch, Sheryl Crow, Barry Gibb, Brandi Carlile, Barry Gibb Duet With Jason Isbell, Gibb Isbell


Barry Gibb & Jason Isbell – “Words Of A Fool”

The Bee Gees' Barry Gibb has announced a new country and bluegrass-inspired album called GREENFIELDS: The Gibb Brothers Songbook, Vol. 1. It features Gibb dueting songs from the Bee Gees catalog with a ton of famous people, including Dolly Parton, Sheryl Crow, Keith Urban, Miranda Lambert, Brandi Carlile, Gillian Welch and David Rawlings, and more. More »
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The Number Ones: Barbra Streisand’s “Woman In Love”

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958, and working my way up into the present. More »
Tags: Music, The Bee Gees, Barbra Streisand, Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb, The Number Ones


Weekend Live-Streams: ‘Twitch Aid’ Features 70+ Acts, Including Yola, Garth Brooks, Barry Gibb, Rufus Wainwright

The big kahuna among this weekend’s music live-streams is a half-day marathon Saturday being put on by Twitch. The 12 hours of performances on “Twitch Aid” feature a wide array of artists from multiple genres, including Barry Gibb, Luke Combs, Marcus Mumford, Yola, Garth Brooks, Ryan Tedder, Rufus Wainwright, Diplo, Charlie Puth, Ashley McBryde, Steve […]
Tags: News, Garth Brooks, Twitch, Rufus Wainwright, Amy Grant, Allison Moorer, Onerepublic, Jack Johnson, Yola, Vince Gill, Barry Gibb, Brandy Clark, Grand Ole Opry, Luke Combs, Ingrid Andress, Music Live-streams


Diplo, Barry Gibb, Ryan Tedder to Join ‘Twitch Stream Aid,’ 12-Hour Charity Event on Saturday

Diplo, Barry Gibb, Ryan Tedder, Lauv, Charlie Puth, Die Antwoord and many more have joined Twitch Stream Aid, a 12-hour charity stream kicking off this Saturday, March 28 at 9:00 AM PST on twitch.tv/twitch co-presented with Amazon Music. The livestream will benefit the COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund for the World Health Organization. (See the full lineup […]
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Crossover country superstar Kenny Rogers dies at 81

By KRISTIN M. HALL NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Kenny Rogers, the smooth, Grammy-winning balladeer who spanned jazz, folk, country and pop with such hits as “Lucille,” “Lady” and “Islands in the Stream” and embraced his persona as “The Gambler” on records and on TV, died Friday night. He was 81. He died at home in Sandy Springs, Georgia, representative Keith Hagan told The Associated Press. He was under hospice care and died of natural causes, Hagan said. The Houston-born performer with the husky voi...
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Singer, actor, ‘The Gambler’: Kenny Rogers dies at 81

By KRISTIN M. HALL Actor-singer Kenny Rogers, the smooth, Grammy-winning balladeer who spanned jazz, folk, country and pop with such hits as “Lucille,” “Lady” and “Islands in the Stream” and embraced his persona as “The Gambler” on record and on TV died Friday night. He was 81. He died at home in Sandy Springs, Georgia, representative Keith Hagan told The Associated Press. He was under hospice care and died of natural causes, Hagan said. The Houston-born performer with the husky voice and silver...
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Actor, Singer, ‘The Gambler’: Kenny Rogers Dies At 81

Actor-singer Kenny Rogers, the smooth, Grammy-winning balladeer who spanned jazz, folk, country and pop with such hits as “Lucille,” “Lady” and “Islands in the Stream” and embraced his persona as “The Gambler” on record and on TV died Friday night. He was 81. He died at home in Sandy Springs, Georgia, representative Keith Hagan told The Associated Press. He was under hospice care and died of natural causes, Hagan said. The Houston-born performer with the husky voice and silver beard sold tens of...
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Hendersonville property where Johnny Cash, June Carter Cash once lived sold for $3.2 million

Johnny Cash lived on the Hendersonville property until his death in 2003. The home was purchased by Barry Gibb of the Bee Gees in 2005, but a fire destroyed it in 2007.          [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
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Christina Dalcher's Playlist for Her Novel "Vox"

In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book. Previous contributors include Jesmyn Ward, Lauren Groff, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. Christina Dalcher's novel Vox is a startling and provocative debut. Vanity Fair wrote of the book: "Christina Dalcher's debut novel, set in a recognizable near future and sure to ...
Tags: Music, America, David, United States, Madonna, Amy Winehouse, Margaret Atwood, Vox, Vanity Fair, Simon, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Newsweek, Garfunkel, Guthrie, Nash, Jean


Bee Gees' Barry Gibb was knighted by Prince Charles

Buckingham Palace showed how deep their love is for Barry Gibb, the only living member of the Bee Gees, by knighting him in honor of his work in music and charity. Prince Charles performed the ceremony on Tuesday. The 71-year-old pop singer and songwriter dedicated his knighthood to his late siblings in a moving speech. BBC News: Sir Barry is the last surviving member of the band after the death of Maurice following a bowel operation in 2003 and his twin Robin in 2012 from cancer. "If it ...
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Barry Gibb, Bee Gees Frontman, Knighted at Buckingham Palace

Bring on the puns: “Knight Fever,” “Knights on Broadway,” “Lonely Days, Lonely Knights”… Barry Gibb, 71, the Bee Gees’ frontman and possibly the world’s most famous male falsetto singer, was knighted at Buckingham Palace on Tuesday. Gibb is the last surviving member of the sibling group, which he formed with twin brothers Maurice and Robin […]
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Knight fever: He's Sir Barry Gibb as last of Bee Gees brothers is knighted at palace

The only brother left of the Bee Gees pop superstar group was knighted by Prince Charles as Sir Barry Gibb, for his services to music and charity.            [Author: The Associated Press]
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Bee Gees Star Becomes Sir Barry Gibb

Bee Gee Barry Gibb has received a knighthood at Buckingham Palace, and says he hopes his late brothers Robin and Maurice are proud of him. More »
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Arise Sir Barry: Bee Gee is knighted

Bee Gees star Sir Barry Gibb pays tributes to his late brothers as he collects honour from Prince Charles.
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Ringo Starr and Barry Gibb Knighted in Queen's 2018 New Year's Honors List

More than 1,100 people were honored this yea
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Honours for Ringo Starr and Barry Gibb

The Bee Gee and the Beatle become Sir Barry and Sir Ringo while the Strictly judge is now Dame Darcey.
Tags: News, Barry, Ringo Starr, Ringo, Barry Gibb


Newspaper headlines: It's 'Saturday knight fever' as New Year Honours revealed

Saturday's papers are dominated by New Year Honours, with Bee Gee Barry Gibb and the Beatles drummer Ringo Starr given knighthoods and Strictly's Darcey Bussell becoming a Dame.
Tags: UK, News, Ringo Starr, Barry Gibb, Darcey Bussell


The Beatles’ Ringo Starr, Bee Gees’ Barry Gibb To Be Knighted

Sir Richard or Sir Ringo? Richard Starkey, better known to the world as Ringo Starr and long considered by many the greatest rock drummer ever, will be knighted in this year’s New Year’s honors, it was officially announced in the UK on Friday. Starr, who is 77, will be knighted for “services to music,” according to the official […]
Tags: UK, News, The Beatles, Richard, Ringo Starr, Starr, Ringo, Bee Gees, Barry Gibb, Richard Starkey


Newspaper headlines: It's 'Saturday knight fever' as New Year Honours revealed

Saturday's papers are dominated by New Year Honours, with Bee Gee Barry Gibb and the Beatles drummer Ringo Starr given knighthoods and Strictly's Darcey Bussell becoming a Dame.
Tags: UK, News, Ringo Starr, Barry Gibb, Darcey Bussell


The Papers: 'Saturday knight fever' as New Year Honours revealed

Saturday's papers are dominated by New Year Honours, with Bee Gee Barry Gibb and the Beatles drummer Ringo Starr given knighthoods and Strictly's Darcey Bussell becoming a Dame.
Tags: News, Ringo Starr, Barry Gibb, Darcey Bussell


Honours for Ringo Starr and Barry Gibb

The Bee Gee and the Beatle become Sir Barry and Sir Ringo while the Strictly judge is now Dame Darcey.
Tags: News, Barry, Ringo Starr, Ringo, Barry Gibb


Knighthoods for Ringo Starr and Barry Gibb

The Bee Gee and the Beatle become Sir Barry and Sir Ringo while the Strictly judge is now Dame Darcey.
Tags: News, Barry, Ringo Starr, Ringo, Barry Gibb


Ringo Starr and Barry Gibb knighted in Queen's New Year honors list

The Beatles drummer Ringo Starr and BeeGees co-founder Barry Gibb have been awarded knighthoods by Britain's Queen Elizabeth in her 2018 New Year honors list.
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Ringo Starr and Barry Gibb knighted

The Beatles drummer Ringo Starr and BeeGees co-founder Barry Gibb have been awarded knighthoods by Britain's Queen Elizabeth in her 2018 New Year honors list.
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The UK's newest knights are ...

The Beatles drummer Ringo Starr and BeeGees co-founder Barry Gibb have been awarded knighthoods by Britain's Queen Elizabeth in her 2018 New Year honors list.
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