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Gerry Goffin, Legendary Songwriter and Carole King Ex, Dies at 75

Gerry Goffin, a songwriter who co-wrote a veritable cornucopia of pop music classics, died Thursday (June 19) at his home in Los Angeles, according to CBS Los Angeles. He was 75.

06/20/2014

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MusiCares Tribute To Carole King Spans Generations, Genres

Steven Tyler, P!nk, Lady Gaga, Sara Bareilles, Zac Brown, Miranda Lambert, Miguel and Alicia Keys were among the many artists who paid tribute last night to one of the greatest songwriters of popular music.

01/25/2014

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Boston Strong Benefit: Aerosmith, NKOTB With Dropkick Murphys (Seriously), Jason Aldean Rock

To say there was massive interest in the concert thrown to benefit The One Fund Boston, which raises funds for the victims of the Boston Marathon Bombings, would be an understatement. When the show went […]

05/31/2013

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TONIGHT: Aerosmith, J. Geils Band, Carole King, James Taylor, Jimmy Buffett Play Boston Strong Concert

Tonight, a number of classic rock legends (and a few other artists) will perform at an all-star concert to benefit the victims of the Boston bombing. As previously reported, Aerosmith, Jimmy Buffett, Extreme, Godsmack, the J. […]

05/30/2013

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Aerosmith, J. Geils, Buffett, Boston, Carole King, James Taylor To Play ‘Boston Strong’

Some of New England’s greatest musical exports are coming together for “Boston Strong: An Evening Of Support And Celebration,” a huge fundraiser to take place at Boston’s TD Garden on May 30. Tickets from the […]

05/03/2013

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Cheech & Chong, Carole King Pay Tribute To Producer Lou Adler At Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction

Lou Adler may have less name recognition than many of the other inductees, but his resume is impressive, which is evident by the caliber of artists who paid tribute to him at the Rock And Roll Hall […]

04/19/2013

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John Fogerty, Mike McCready, Jerry Cantrell Added To Rock Hall Induction Ceremony

The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony – set to take place at Los Angeles’ Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on April 18 – has just added a lot of star power to its […]

03/26/2013

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Kelly Clarkson Pays Tribute To Patti Page, Carole King

Kelly Clarkson took the GRAMMY stage not to sing one of her own songs, but instead to pay tribute to two legends. With just a pianist and a guitarist, Clarkson put her own bittersweet take […]

02/10/2013

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Carole King Receives BMI Icon Award

Legendary singer/songwriter Carole King was honored May 15, in Los Angeles by Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI) (the leading organization for music rights) with their prestigious Icon Award. In receiving the honor, King joined other artists […]

05/17/2012

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On The Charts: Jack White’s ’70s-Inspired Album Bumps Lionel Richie From No. 1

Following a two-week reign atop the Billboard 200 album chart with Tuskegee, Lionel Richie has been dethroned by one of rock’s leading figures, Jack White. White’s first solo album, Blunderbuss, makes its chart debut at […]

05/02/2012

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