Mark David Chapman, John Lennon”s killer, confessed to the parole board in New York that he thought by killing The Beatles singer he would become somebody. Chapman, 55, killed Lennon outside his New York apartment in December 1980. The former security guard, who experienced bouts of depression, told the parole board he had a list [...] Continue reading I thought by killing Lennon I would become somebody, says his killer
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Swedish pop music group ABBA’s member Bjorn Ulvaeus has slammed music reality shows like ‘X Factor’ saying that such shows are cruel. Ulvaeus accused that such TV talent contests kill creativity in music. “Such shows want to polish off anything that is original. They want to polish off the corners to make them all smooth [...] Continue reading ABBA’s Ulvaeus accuses musical shows like ‘X-Factor’ of killing creativity
On Friday, four-time Grammy Award-winning Lenny Kravitz took CBS’ The Early Show on a tour of his adopted home of post-Katrina New Orleans, where the already weakened economy has taken a hit due to the still-leaking oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico — a disaster which is steadily destroying the local seafood industry. Continue reading Lenny Kravitz: “The Oil Spill Is Killing New Orleans”
Everyone boy wants to be in a rock ‘n’ roll band. World domination and female adoration are heady things. Yet fame is elusive, hard to get, and most of us never get near it. Here are a few boys who had it within their grasp – they were in a little band, they strummed the [...] Continue reading 5 Musicians Who Quit Before Their Bands Went on to Make a Killing
The Pakistan government Monday suspended eight of its officials, who were responsible for security of Benazir Bhutto’s last public meeting venue, following a UN panel’s report on the former prime minister’s assassination.
The suspended officials include Rawalpindi’s former City Police Officer Saud Aziz, former Inspector General Chaudhry Abdul Majeed and six others who were handling Bhutto’s [...] Continue reading Eight Pakistani officials suspended over Benazir killing