Iggy Pop turns 70, takes on jazz

Published: Friday, April 21, 2017 @ 1:26 PM

NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 16:  Musician Iggy Pop performs at the Tibet House US 30th Anniversary Benefit Concert & Gala Celebrating Philip Glass's 80th Birthday on March 16, 2017 in New York City.  (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images for Tibet House US)
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Rock music icon Iggy Pop is still reinventing himself, even as he turns 70.

The prolific musician talked to Rolling Stone about turning 70 and collaborating on a project with Jamie Saft's jazz trio.

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Henry Rollins penned a tribute to Pop in LA Weekly, calling him the "Undisputed Heavyweight Champion of Rock & Roll." 

Pop doesn't show signs of slowing down anytime soon.

Patti LaBelle confronted by anti-fur protesters at book signing

Published: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 @ 6:35 PM

WEST PALM BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 03:  Patti LaBelle performs at the Kravis Center For The Performing Arts on February 3, 2016 in West Palm Beach, Florida.  (Photo by Mychal Watts/Getty Images)
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Patti LaBelle's book signing Tuesday was crashed by anti-fur protesters, TMZ reports.

LaBelle was signing copies of her "Desserts LaBelle" book at a Barnes & Noble when protesters posing as fans asked for a group photo. When LaBelle obliged, they pulled out signs and began chanting, "Patti LaBelle has blood on her hands."

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LaBelle is known for having an extensive fur collection.

Store security removed the protesters. 

Kenny G serenades Delta passengers mid-flight for charity

Published: Saturday, April 22, 2017 @ 4:12 PM

UNIVERSAL CITY, CA - SEPTEMBER 30:  Musician Kenny G performs at the 2015 LA's Promise Gala at Universal Studios Hollywood on September 30, 2015 in Universal City, California.  (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
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With tempers flaring on recent flights, perhaps a little music to soothe the soul is appropriate.

Enter Kenny G. and his soprano saxophone.

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TMZ reported that the legendary musician performed Saturday while walking up and down the aisle of a Delta flight from Tampa to Los Angeles, in support of the Relay for Life charity.

When a flight attendant announced that the crew was raising money for charity in support of a crew member, Kenny G agreed to perform if $2,000 could be raised on the flight. The goal was met and Kenny G. kept his promise, according to TMZ.

Watch: Kacey Musgraves joins Zac Brown Band on John Prine classic 'All the Best'

Published: Thursday, April 20, 2017 @ 10:53 AM

AUSTIN, TX - OCTOBER 02:  Recording artist Kacey Musgraves performs on the Samsung Stage during day 3 at Austin City Limits Music Festival 2016 at Zilker Park on October 2, 2016 in Austin, Texas.  (Photo by Rick Kern/Getty Images for Samsung)
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Anticipation is building for the Zac Brown Band’s new album, "Welcome Home," which will be released May 12.

The Zac Brown Band is releasing a new single Friday, a cover of John Prine's "All the Best,” and it features a special guest appearance.

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Kacey Musgraves joined the band in the studio to record the song. A clip from the session was posted on Facebook as a preview. The single will be available for purchase on Friday.

Honoring Prince: 6 memorable tributes

Published: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 @ 11:35 AM

Nearly a year after the death of Prince, fans across the world continue to celebrate the legacy of the fallen musician. 

Just one week before his death on April 14, 2016, the legendary singer performed his last show at Atlanta's Fox Theatre, and the venue has plans to honor The Purple One in a grand way for the one-year anniversary of his death.

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From 9 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. on Friday, April 21, the Fox will post a rolling rotation of lyrics from Prince’s iconic song “Purple Rain” on its marquee, said Cindy Stoltz, spokeswoman for the Fox. 

The concert hall isn’t the only one singing his praises. Many Atlanta admirers and Prince lovers from all over have paid tribute to the icon since he died. From shrines to musical performances to social media dedications, here are some of the most memorable Prince tributes.