After accepting Grammys for her song "Sunrise" and for her collaboration with Ray Charles on "Here We Go Again," Norah Jones called Charles "the best singer on Earth in the history of the universe"…
Ray Charles RPM Studio in the West Adams district will become a museum honoring the late singer with an education center built next door for inner-city children.
"We Will Rock You" will not be rocking Clear Channel venues anytime soon. The conglom, with its many live-entertainment spots, had been in negotiations to sked the tuner through Detours, the booking…
Kanye West, the late Ray Charles, Danny Glover and Tyra Banks will be honored Saturday by the Artist Empowerment Coalition for their humanitarian efforts.
Anyone who had the kind of year Kanye West had could be forgiven for strutting a bit. At the first show in American Express' "Jam Sessions" series, simulcast on AOL and scheduled to run on A&E Feb…
Countless music industry executives have opined in recent times that their glass is -- at best -- half-empty. It's quite another story in the independent realm.
Musically, last year was defined by a handful of events -- Usher's 8 million sold, the passing of Ray Charles, Green Day's punk opera -- but for many pop aficionados, a holy grail of the 1960s was…
The opening of this year's Grammy telecast will be significantly different from the first two kudosfests under Neil Portnow's purview, but the ultimate effect may be similar.
Taking a cue from the Oscars and the Governors Ball, this year's post-Grammy bash is being moved to the Convention Center from the Biltmore Hotel to accommodate an extra 2,500 guests.
The adage that a whole can be more than the sum of its parts has been illustrated vividly in the left-field success of the posthumous Ray Charles duets album "Genius Loves Company."