Former Beatles drummer Ringo Starr was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, Ohio, Saturday night, making him the last Beatle to receive the honor for work as a solo artist. Starr was inducted by friend and former bandmate Sir Paul McCartney. Show More Summary
Ringo Starr said it was “an honor” to join the ranks of celebrated solo artists in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Starr was inducted by fellow former Beatle, Paul McCartney, in the 30th Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony in Cleveland yesterday. Show More Summary
When it came to handing the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's Award for Musical Excellence out to Ringo Starr, there was certainly no one more appropriate for the task than Paul McCartney. Not only are the two men the sole surviving members of the Beatles — for whom they comprised...
Though wildly popular, rich, and famous, it’s no secret that the Beatles had their fair share of troubles. Paul McCartney seems to be one of the most compassionate of the four musicians. While John Lennon was spending his time and attention...Show More Summary
Cody Simpson serenaded SiriusXM with an acoustic cover of Rihanna, Kanye and Paul McCartney’s “FourFiveSeconds,” and if you didn’t love the song enough based on the original alone, you’re definitely going to love it now. Perfection. [HuffPost]
About five years ago when I blogged an explanation of Paul McCartney's phrase "Mother Mary comes to me", reader Binho suggested that I write about Don McLean's "American Pie," and offered a link to an extensive analysis of those lyrics.This...Show More Summary
Coachella never lacks for big acts. But the festival drafts stars carefully, upholding the idea of cool it's cultivated over the last decade and a half. Some A-list acts fit in: your Princes, your Paul McCartneys, your Kanye Wests. Others — like, say, Imagine Dragons — don't.
“I read the news today oh boy…” — “A Day In The Life” by The Beatles The 1970s began with the end of The Beatles. Here is an Associated Press story excerpt published in the April 10, 1970 Santa Cruz Sentinel: “Paul McCartney announced...Show More Summary
The Stones, Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen -- these guys can't play on the road forever. What then?
Joining Patti Smith, Paul McCartney, Stevie Wonder, and more for the 30th annual induction ceremony.
Anyone who even remotely follows the music of the 1960’s knows that The Beatles did not always get along. But Cleveland.com reports that the Fab Four might be putting their differences aside later this month when Paul Mccartney inducts...Show More Summary
Even without his surprisingly very good new album Uptown Special and “Uptown Funk”‘s continuing chart domination, Mark Ronson has a great track record for producing. In the past, he’s worked with Adele, Amy Winehouse, Paul McCartney, Bruno Mars, Lily Allen, and a whole bunch more, and he’s about to add another heavy hitter to the […]
via Facebook or some unholy space portal You know the old saying. “A picture is worth a thousand words.” Well, how many words is a photo of Dane Cook in a men’s room with his arm around Sir Paul McCartney who stands there, covering his royal jewels worth? This photo came across my computer screen today and my brain’s reaction was to stare at it. Show More Summary
Paul McCartney’s 1980 synth bugout “Temporary Secretary” has long been regarded as one of the weirdest and possibly best songs of the man’s solo career. And as an appropriately random one-off, the UK electronic pop trio Darkstar has teamed up with Wild Beasts frontman Hayden Thorpe to record their own version of the song. In […]
Photo: Darkstar by Tonje Thilesen Wild Beasts' Hayden Thorpe and Darkstar have teamed up for a cover of Paul McCartney's "Temporary Secretary", NME reports. Listen to the cover above. Read our interview with Wild Beasts. Watch Wild Beasts video for "Palace": Watch Darkstar perform "A Day's Pay for a Day's Work":
Yoko Ono, Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr have been paying tribute to Cynthia Lennon, the first wife of John Lennon who died on Wednesday. Cynthia died at the age of 75 at her home in Mallorca, Spain. Her passing was confirmed by Julian...Show More Summary
She had more special guests than she let on! Rihanna and Kanye West's track FourFiveSeconds is beloved for its catchy vocals and its inclusion of pop legend Paul McCartney! But RiRi and Yeezy had more star power on the track than they let on! [ Related: Rihanna Caught Staring At Nicki Minaj's Boobs! Fill In The Blank! ] Rihanna [...]
"FourFiveSeconds," the Kanye West and Rihanna song that revitalized Paul McCartney's career, apparently didn't just stop with the former Beatle: Billboard reveals that another old fave got a re-up on the jammer, and that's none other than the perennially harmonizing, posi-core girl-power trio Wilson Phillips. Read more...
Add Wilson Phillips, the pop group that achieved success in the '90s with singles like "Hold On" and "Release Me", to the list of musicians involved with Rihanna's "FourFiveSeconds", which features Kanye West and Paul McCartney. In an...Show More Summary
Internationally famous song-writer Paul McCartney has revealed some very private truths about himself, including why he never writes about sex and where he finds inspiration when he’s having difficulty finishing a song. In an interview with Q magazine, Paul McCartney said he gets inspired while he’s sitting on the toilet. Show More Summary