Bill Withers, Singer Of 'Ain’t No Sunshine' & ‘Lovely Day,’ Dead At 81His music was at it's highest on the charts during the 1970s, but songs by legendary writer and singer Bill Withers have stood the test of time. Withers, 81, has died from heart complications.
Austin's SXSW Film Festival Going Online After Event Canceled Due To CoronavirusThe 10-day online event in late April will be free to viewers with or without an Amazon Prime membership.
Inmate & 'Tiger King' Star Joe Exotic Reportedly In Coronavirus Quarantine In Fort Worth PrisonHe's been convicted of more than a dozen counts of animal cruelty and for conspiring to kill a woman, but now the man famously known as Joe Exotic is reportedly in COVID-19 quarantine at a Texas prison.
Jazz Legend Ellis Marsalis Jr. Dead At 85 After Fighting COVID-19Ellis Marsalis Jr., a jazz pianist whose talents and teachings spread from New Orleans around the world, died on April 1 after medical complications related to COVID-19.
Texan Matthew McConaughey Urging Everyone To Treat Stay At Home Orders As A COVID-19 'Weapon'Texan Matthew McConaughey is the narrator, co-writer and co-creator of a new public service announcement promoting isolation and safety during the COVID-19 pandemic..
How Tejano Star Selena Continues To Inspire 25 Years After Her DeathIt's been 25 years since the death of Selena shocked millions across the world. However, her unique songs and style continue to inspire both older and newer generations of fans.
Garth Brooks And Trisha Yearwood To Perform Another At-Home Concert In CBS Primetime SpecialAfter breaking the internet last week, Oklahoman Garth Brooks and his wife Trisha Yearwood are putting on another at-home concert, but this time in a CBS special.
Coronavirus: One Of The First Major Events Canceled, SXSW Goes Ahead With Film AwardsSouth by Southwest, the sprawling Austin conference and festival, was one of the first major gatherings canceled by the coronavirus pandemic.
COVID-19 Concerns Postpone ACM Awards, But Country Singers To Perform Special From HomeIn place of the now postponed Academy of Country Music Awards CBS will air a television special featuring country stars performing from their homes.
Rolling Stones Postpone Cotton Bowl Concert, North America Tour Due To COVID-19 PandemicThe Stones 15-date summer tour was due to begin in San Diego on May 8 and arrive in Dallas on May 29.
Indian Casinos In Oklahoma Shut Down Amid Coronavirus FearsTribal leaders across Oklahoma have announced plans to shut down casinos during the coronavirus crisis.
The Foote FIles: Classical Gas With Native Texan Mason WilliamsMason Williams (born August 24,1939 in Abilene, Texas) built his music career as a folk guitarist and as the head comedy writer for the Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour
Actor Tom Hanks Says He And Wife Actress Rita Wilson Test Positive For COVID-19Hanks says they both started feeling tired, like they had colds and some body aches, chills and fever.
The Foote Files: The PipkinsWith all of the current news going on (and I think you know what I am referring to), I decided to write about “fun songs"... those that make a person smile or be happy.
The Foote Files: George McCraeGeorge McCrae is an American soul and disco singer, known primarily for his biggest hit, “Rock Your Baby.”