Soul Icon Aretha Franklin Seriously IllAretha Franklin is seriously ill, according to a person close to the singer.
Motown Royalty Takes On Digital Streaming Before CongressMotown legend Smokey Robinson has grown very familiar with being in front of microphones in his illustrious music career, but his Tuesday testimony before a Senate committee considering a remodel of the music copyright laws may be among his most important performances.
Motor-City Sound Invades San Francisco—Motown The Musical To Open At Orpheum Theatre The songs are definitely familiar, but the story may or may not be. Motown The Musical opens in San Francisco at The Orpheum Theatre on August 15th. Here's a little peak at what to expect.
Known Impersonator Arrested For Cell Phone Theft In San FranciscoAn alleged con artist, known for impersonating a Motown songwriter in 2010 and this past June, has been arrested in connection with the theft of a cellphone he asked to borrow to make a call to Motown singer Smokey Robinson, San Francisco police said Friday.
Hip Hop Artist, Nelly Unhappy With Record LabelThe MOViN 99.7 Triple Ho Show Artist Nelly, has claimed that his label hasn’t pushed his album release hard enough, resulting in low sales.
Bay Area Scam Artist Posing As Motown LegendPolice are searching for a prolific Bay Area scam artist who they say is impersonating a Motown legend.