AC/DC founding member Malcolm Young dead at 64

2017-11-18 18:23

Malcolm Young, the rhythm guitarist and guiding force behind the hard rock band AC/DC, has died.

Simphiwe Ngema in 'excruciating pain' since Dumi Masilela's death

2017-11-03 14:00

In an emotional Instagram post Simphiwe Ngema spoke about her "anxiety attacks," "anger" and "loneliness" since the death of her husband, Dumi Masilela.

Robert Guillaume who voiced Rafiki has died

2017-10-26 06:42

Robert Guillaume, singer and Emmy winner in 'Soap' and 'Benson' dies at age 89 in Los Angeles.

Paul Walker’s daughter (18) reaches settlement with Porsche

2017-10-25 13:50

Her lawsuit alleged that Porsche knew that the specific car in Paul's case “had a history of instability and control issues.”

WATCH: New George Michael video will take you on a trip down memory lane

2017-10-20 15:04

A new music video has been released for George Michael’s first posthumous single, Fantasy.

Tom Petty laid to rest in private ceremony

2017-10-17 18:34

Tom Petty's family and friends bid farewell to the rocker at a service in a California spiritual retreat.

Family and Star Trek co-stars pay tribute to Anton Yelchin

2017-10-09 12:25

A statue of Anton Yelchin has been unveiled at a memorial service honouring the late Star Trek actor's life.

Tom Petty a rock classicist from the beginning

2017-10-03 18:00

With Tom Petty's death at age 66, rock 'n' roll loses a man who carried the torch proudly for four decades in the public eye.

Musicians and celebrities pay tribute to rocker Tom Petty

2017-10-03 09:55

Fellow musicians and celebrities have taken to social media to pay tribute rock superstar Tom Petty.


Tom Petty's life in pictures

2017-10-03 08:55
Iconic rocker Tom Petty has died after suffering cardiac arrest. We celebrate his life in pictures.

Iconic rocker Tom Petty has died after suffering cardiac arrest. We celebrate his life in pictures.

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Magnum, P.I. actor dies

2017-11-10 12:36

The family of actor John Hillerman says the co-star of TV's Magnum, P.I. has died.

Michael Jackson is Forbes' top earning dead celebrity

2017-10-31 14:50

Michael Jackson died eight years ago, but he's still generating millions of dollars, ranking first in this year's Forbes list of the top-earning dead celebrities.

Fats Domino, rock 'n' roll pioneer has died at age 89

2017-10-25 16:55

Fats Domino, the amiable rock 'n' roll pioneer whose steady, pounding piano and easy baritone helped change popular music has died.

Pharmacists cited for trying to see Prince's medical records

2017-10-24 08:49

Three Indiana pharmacists have been reprimanded by state regulators for trying to access Prince's medical records following the music superstar's death last year.

Project Runway finalist dies

2017-10-18 09:41

Georgia fashion designer Mychael Knight, who was a finalist on the popular competition show Project Runway, has died.

Removal of Prince tapes from his Paisley Park studio angers heirs

2017-10-12 09:07

Two heirs of the late rock superstar Prince are protesting the removal of master tapes of unreleased music and videos from his Paisley Park studio complex to California.

Los Angeles County coroner investigating Tom Petty's death

2017-10-08 18:00

The Los Angeles County coroner's department is investigating the death of rocker Tom Petty.

Tom Petty: A tribute to the rock superstar

2017-10-03 16:22

The news of Tom Petty’s death was overshadowed by the mass shooting at a music festival in Las Vegas as well as pre-mature reports that he had died.

Crystal Hefner breaks her silence after Hugh’s death

2017-10-03 08:58

Hugh Hefner’s widow, Crystal has released a statement following the death on her husband.

Tom Petty's family confirms his death

2017-10-03 07:16

Rocker Tom Petty died Monday after suffering cardiac arrest, his family confirmed, hours after news organizations retracted unconfirmed reports of his death.

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