Tribute

A discussion on social media surfaced, who would be fitting to sing at a tribute for the Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin? 90’s R&B crooner Tevin Campbell’s name surfaced and here’s what one blogger had to say: Award-winning filmmaker Ava DuVernay and Black Twitter followers were not having it, posting defenses of Campbell or video […]

Prince was adamant about protecting his music, pulling it from YouTube and declining requests from streaming services. He also took all of his music off Spotify in 2015. Fast forward to 2017, after weeks of speculation Spotify confirms that Prince’s Warner Bros catalog will be made available. It will include most of the music Prince […]

So, last night Madonna did her “tribute” to Prince. In case you missed it (or just want to torture yourself again,) here it is.     Ahem. So, moving on, BET apparently was NOT pleased and threw major shade at Madonna’s performance. https://www.instagram.com/p/BFvAdm8qj-S/?taken-by=bet   Well, now the pressure is on BET to bring it next […]

The “Material Girl” Madonna is set to pay tribute to the late music icon Prince on the Billboard Awards tonight. She’s enlisted the assistance of Questlove and the Roots, to share a few words about Prince, that will lead into her performance at the ceremony. Madonna has a lot to prove tonight, after thousands of […]

A lot of big names paid tribute to a legendary musician last night. President Obama hosted a tribute for Ray Charles at the White House that included performances by Usher, gospel singer Yolanda Adams, Demi Lovato and more. Over the past seven years the event honored the music that shaped America and tonight marks the […]

Natalie Cole’s tribute was part of the In Memoriam segment at last night’s Grammys. However, the legendary singer didn’t receive a special tribute. “Sadly a FORGETTABLE tribute to Natalie Cole,” Cole’s sisters, Timolin and Casey, told ET following the GRAMMY telecast. “Words cannot express the outrage and utter disappointment at the disrespectful tribute, or lack thereof, […]

A tribute to Maurice White may not have occurred last night, if it weren’t for singer Eric Benet on Facebook earlier last week expressing his discontent. The Grammy’s response, “there’s just no time,” finally realizing their oversight, the Grammy’s put in some last-minute calls to correct the problem. Stevie Wonder and Pentatonix honored the legacy […]

It’s been a year since ESPN Anchor Stuart Scott lost his battle with cancer. A year later, his two daughters Taelor and Sydni Scott are making sure the world doesn’t forget him. Check out this moving tribute to Scott. You may want to grab a few tissues before hitting the play button. TRENDING ON FOXYNC.COM Here […]

The BET Awards tribute to Smokey Robinson was off the meter last night!!! Now that’s how you honor a legend! Smokey Robinson watched as some of today’s hottest young artists, including Tori Kelly,Ne-Yo, and Robin Thicke performed his greatest hits.

Renaming the Charleston library she served for 30 years is a fitting tribute to Cynthia Hurd, one of the nine churchgoers killed during the AME Shooting last…

The passing of blues legend B.B. King has left musicians and fans in mourning, honoring him on social media, and praising him for his nearly…

The Tom Joyner Morning Show paid tribute to Dr. Maya Angelou this morning. Wanna hear it? Here it go!       Silk Mix of Digable Planets and Maya Angelou:   Celebrities Mourn Maya Angelou On Social Media   3 Words From Maya Angelou That Will Help You Live Your Best Life