Philadelphia-born soul singer Billy Paul, the man responsible for the 1972 hit song “Me and Mrs. Jones,” died Sunday at his Blackwood, New Jersey home, his manager confirmed.
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The legendary singer’s body was found at his Paisley Park compound in Minnesota early Thursday morning.
The cause of the longtime host’s death has not been confirmed, although it is known Banks battled with diabetes and kidney problems for some time.
He found a concrete spot on Sesame Street as Mr. Handford, who ran Hooper’s Store on the show from 1990 to 1998. Fans took to Twitter to offer condolences to the beloved actor.
Malik Taylor, the rapper known as Phife Dawg and a founding member of A Tribe Called Quest, has died, according to Rolling Stone. He was 45.
Nelle Harper Lee, the author of the Pulitzer Prize winning book To Kill a Mockingbird, has died at the age of 89.
The music world is reeling with the news that Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White has died at the age of 74. White, who served as both a singer and songwriter for the legendary band, leaves behind one of the richest musical legacies of all time. White, a native of Memphis, Tenn., got his […]
NEW YORK (AP) — Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White, whose horn-driven band sold more than 90 million albums and made hits like “September,”…