- Wayne Jackson of the Memphis Horns duo dies at 74 Updated: Jun-22-16 4:16 am
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Trumpet player Wayne Jackson, who played standout horn lines on rock 'n' roll, soul, R&B and pop mainstays along with Memphis Horns partner and tenor saxophonist Andrew Love, has died. He was 74.
- Ali Center gets first big corporate gift since Ali's death Updated: Jun-20-16 3:36 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - The cultural center showcasing Muhammad Ali's fights in the ring and outside it against war and segregation has received its first major corporate donation since the boxing great's death.
- Publisher gives Kinder's 'Ghost' another chance Updated: Jun-20-16 11:21 am
PITTSBURGH - Chuck Kinder was living in San Francisco when he finished his novel "The Silver Ghost" on Aug. 16, 1977.
- Elvis Presley producer Lincoln 'Chips' Moman dies at 79 Updated: Jun-14-16 2:09 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Lincoln "Chips" Moman, a Memphis producer, musician and songwriter who helped Elvis Presley engineer a musical comeback in the late '60s and then moved to Nashville to record Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard and other top country performers, died Monday in LaGrange, Georgia. He was 79.
- A Prince wish, Paisley Park eyed for museum like Graceland Updated: Jun-10-16 5:52 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - Long before Prince died, he told close friends he wanted to turn his Paisley Park home and studio complex into a museum. Now, the trust company overseeing his estate - likely with the backing of Prince's siblings - is exploring the idea to open it up as a tourist attraction that some have compared with Elvis Presley's Graceland.
- Ali's gravesite: Boxer will share cemetery with Col. Sanders Updated: Jun-09-16 11:16 am
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Every year on the same day, Muhammad Babar plans to walk past a soaring clock tower that juts 180 feet toward the sky, through a gate and into Cave Hill Cemetery, one of his city's greatest wonders.
- Billy Ray Cyrus' acting roles have personal connection Updated: Jun-08-16 2:50 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Over the course of his acting career, Billy Ray Cyrus has been drawn to roles that have a personal connection, such as playing the father of real-life daughter and pop star Miley Cyrus' character on Disney's "Hannah Montana" series.
- A battle royal shaping up for open Senate seat in Nevada Updated: Jun-05-16 10:41 am
LAS VEGAS - In a state where the politics can be as raucous as the casinos, the race for U.S. Senate in Nevada is shaping up as a battle royal.
- Watkins: What happened to singer Bobbie Gentry? Updated: Jun-02-16 9:42 am
JACKSON, Mississippi - Music fans know the importance of Friday.