In the 31 years that the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame has been honoring icons of modern music, it has never inducted more than two women or women-led groups per year, and in several of those years (1986, 1994, 2003-2005) not one woman has been inducted. So Joan Baez being voted in for 2017 as the sole woman—alongside a…
Chaka Khan says she’s checked into rehab for addiction to prescription pain medication, citing Prince’s death as a strong influence for her getting help.
Björk, queen of quirk, has released a new album called Vulnicura and some real talk about her years in an industry that doesn't favor women outside of a bikini.
Lifetime's clips from their new Whitney Houston biopic are coming fast and furious in the weeks leading up to its January debut. Today, we got Yaya DaCosta, as Houston, recording one of the late star's biggest hits "I'm Your Baby Tonight." *does a Whitney-dressed-as-mod-Audrey Hepburn snap*
It's Sunday night, and I'd love to hear some good news. Or other Chaka Khan/Rufus favorites. Or whatever you want to share, really.
Happy Memorial Day weekend! In order to help you celebrate, James Franco (actor, author, director, the new messiah, etc.) has posted and deleted another revealing selfie for your viewing pleasure. Unfortunately for Franco, the internet doesn't play peekaboo and anything you post is forever (especially when you do it…
Change is happening in Afghanistan and Col. Jamila Bayaz, a 50-year-old mother of five, is leading the charge. Literally.
Are you still watching Grey's Anatomy? If so, sorry, brah — Sandra Oh is bailing after 10 seasons as lovable control freak Dr. Cristina Yang. Bailing GRACEFULLY. Ahem, Katherine Heigl. Says Oh:
Chaka Khan backstage at the GQ Men of the Year Award at Komische Oper on October 26, 2012 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images for GQ)
Not-so-early-riser Chaka Khan on winning the role of "Sofia" in the Broadway production of The Color Purple: "I met with [the producers] at some ungodly hour of the morning. Probably around noon. I was a complete bitch at the interview, and it only made them want me more. They said, 'You're perfect!'" [NY Times]