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Stream Scott Shannon in the Morning's 1,000th Show On WCBS-FM

The Shannon in the Morning show number 1,000 celebration is coming Friday, August 17th from 6a-10a on WCBS-FM. Featuring some of the magic moments from the past 4 and a half years, and we’ll hear from some of the celebrities who helped make the show special. The Big Show broadcasts from the Radio... Read More

Stevie Wonder, Jesse Jackson Visit Ailing Aretha Franklin

NEW YORK (AP) — Stevie Wonder visited an ailing Aretha Franklin at her home in Detroit on Tuesday. Franklin's publicist Gwendolyn Quinn told The Associated Press on Tuesday that the Rev. Jesse Jackson and Franklin's ex-husband, actor Glynn Turman, also visited the Queen of Soul, who is seriously... Read More

3 Ways NY Restaurants are Going Green

By Lori Melton New York is known for its vast array of delicious, critically-acclaimed, culturally-infused cuisine, which is served at some of the best restaurants in the country. Many eateries have joined in statewide sustainability initiatives and have made a strong effort to go green in multiple... Read More
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“Respect” And Prayers Pour In For Aretha Franklin

“This show is dedicated to Aretha Franklin” Beyoncé announced at the start of her show at Detroit’s Ford Field with Jay Z on Monday. “We love you and thank you.” After performing the opening song with Jay-Z, Beyoncé said: “This show is dedicated to Aretha Franklin,” while also saying, “We love you... Read More

Beyoncé Honors Ailing Aretha Franklin At Detroit Concert

DETROIT (AP) — Queen Bey dedicated her performance with husband, Jay Z, to the Queen of Soul drawing a thunderous roar from Aretha Franklin's hometown of Detroit. The Detroit Free Press reports the moment came early in the show Monday night at Ford Field with Beyoncé saying, "We love you" and... Read More
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Pearl Jam Pays Tribute To Tom Petty And Chris Cornell In Seattle

A Pearl Jam setlist is always sprinkled with a few special moments. The band was especially reflective during their second “home show” at Safeco Field in Seattle on Friday night, as Eddie Vedder and company used the stage to pay tribute to some friends we’ve lost along the way. First, the memory of... Read More
Herbie Hancock (unseen) and Aretha Franklin play at the International Jazz Day Concert on the South Lawn of the White House, in Washington, DC, April 29, 2016. US President Barack Obama delivers remarks to introduce the event.

Aretha Franklin Reportedly Ill, Family Asking for Your Prayers

The music world is keeping a close eye on Detroit today, as the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, is reportedly gravely ill in a Motor City hospital and asking for your prayers. The 76-year-old singer announced early in 2017 that she would retire, but still perform select shows. Then, earlier this... Read More

Report: Soul Icon Aretha Franklin Is Seriously Ill

NEW YORK (AP) — Fans and friends, including Mariah Carey and Missy Elliott, offered prayers and well wishes to Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin, who is seriously ill. A person close to Franklin, who spoke on the condition of anonymity because the person was not allowed to publicly talk about the topic... Read More