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Temptations singer Ali-Ollie Woodson dies at 58

Ali-Ollie Woodson, who led the legendary Motown quintet The Temptations in the 1980s and '90s and restored them to their hit-making glory with the song "Treat Her Like A Lady," has died. He was 58.

'Devil's horns' music great Ronnie James Dio 'passes peacefully'

Even as he endured grueling chemotherapy treatments to rid his stomach of cancer, Ronnie James Dio showed the fiery passion that made him a metal legend, flashing his famous devil's horns signal as he lay in a hospital bed.

Faith Hill, Pink Floyd tribute band to play Orange County Fair summer concert series

Tickets go on sale Saturday for the Pink Floyd Experience and Faith Hill, who will perform at the Summer Concert Series at Pacific Amphitheatre at the 2010 Orange County Fair, the fair announced today.

Chris Brown in court for probation update

Chris Brown's attorney says the R&B singer has completed nearly 300 hours of community service since being sentenced for beating Rihanna.

Folk music singer Susan Reed dies at 84

Susan Reed, the cabaret singer whom Life magazine saluted in a l955 cover story as the leading lady of the folk music era, has died. She was 84.

Grammys back in February for 2011

The Grammys are returning to their traditional month of February for 2011.

New documentary on The Doors offers unique trip

The Doors story has always been a strange one. Now, a feature-length documentary offers some new insight into the legendary rock group.

Fans want Michael Jackson's name back on LA school

Los Angeles school officials told Michael Jackson to beat it seven years ago. Now, fans of the late pop star want him back.

Jazz guitarist Herb Ellis dies

Herb Ellis, the critically acclaimed jazz guitarist who played with such luminaries as Ella Fitzgerald and was a member once of the celebrated Oscar Peterson Trio, died Sunday, his son said. He was 88.

Bowersox again wows 'American Idol' judges

"American Idol" finalist Crystal Bowersox is on a roll.

First 'American Idol' finalist booted

Lacey Brown is down and out on "American Idol."

'American Idol' pares down to 12 finalists

Teen power won out on "American Idol" as Katie Stevens claimed a place in the top 12 while a more experienced singer got the ax.

'Big Mike' draws tears, cheers on 'American Idol'

Michael "Big Mike" Lynche made Kara DioGuardi cry and turned the rest of the "American Idol" judges giddy with a moving performance of "This Woman's Work."

'Idol' judges jeer male semifinalists

Tim Urban tripped up his second shot at "American Idol" fame.

Source: 'Idol' semifinalist bumped over 'veracity'

"American Idol" contestant Chris Golightly was dropped from the top 24 semifinalists because of a "lack of veracity" during the audition process, a person close to the Fox TV show said Thursday.

7 'Idol' contestants make it to semifinals

Seven "American Idol" contestants can stop worrying, for now: They're in the top 24.