Billy Joe Royal: “Down in the Boondocks” Singer Dies at 73

Billy Joe Royal, the singer best known for his 1965 hit son “Down in the Boondocks,” died at his home in Morehead, North Carolina on Tuesday at the age of 73. No cause of death has been announced, according to…

Sam Smith Joins Ranks With Shirley Bassey, Tom Jones, Sheryl Crow, Paul McCartney, and More With James Bond “Spectre” Theme Song

Sam Smith is in good company with the release of his latest song and music video. The latest in the line of James Bond film theme songs, “Writing’s On the Wall” is already a huge hit, putting Smith in the…

Kylie Minogue Compares Cancer Surgery to Performing

Kylie Minogue recently compared going in for her breast cancer surgery to performing on stage. She recalls going in for the surgery back in May of 2005 and how it felt a little bit familiar. “When the cancer was diagnosed…

Kylie Minogue Joins “The Voice UK”

Watch out contestants, there is a new coach in town! It has been confirmed that Kylie Minogue will be joining the coaches on Britain’s “The Voice” for the television show’s third season. She will be coaching alongside former coaches will.i.am,…