Rest in Power, Bobby Womack: The Heavy Life of the Bravest Man in the Universe
The Poet, the Preacher, the Bravest Man in the Universe - Bobby Womack was an elemental wizard of soul.
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Sat Jul 12, 2014
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Petra, from left, Tanya and Rachel Haden of the Haden Triplets performed in February at the Bootleg Theater in Los Angeles.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Sinead O'Connor replaces Bobby Womack as Womad headliner
Womack, who passed away on June 27, was due to headline the world music festival at Charlton Park on Sunday, July 27. It has been confirmed today that O'Connor will step in as a replacement at the Wiltshire event, which takes place between July 24-27.
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Sin ad O'Connor. Photo by Mike Burnell
SinA©ad O'Connor is the latest big name to be unveiled for this year's WOMAD festival at Charlton Park, near Malmesbury.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Damon Albarn on Bobby Womack: 'He taught me things that will never leave me'
Damon Albarn has talked about some of his experiences working with soul singer Bobby Womack, who died on June 27. Speaking to Julian Worricker for BBC Radio 4's The Last Word , the Blur singer reminisced about working with Womack in the studio.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
ListenUp: Schoolhouse Rock!, Dolly at Glastonbury, a Bobby Womack...
Born in Cleveland in 1944, soul singer Bobby Womack got his start like many from his generation: singing gospel with his family in the church choir.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
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A Week In News: Sheeran's 'x' Ed, 'Transformers' Schools Rivals,...
Whether you were at Glastonbury, the BET Awards, the Monty Python reunion, or whether you were listening to Ed Sheeran's new album on the way to the cinema to see 'Transformers,' there was plenty to talk about this week.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Must-Listen: Raphael Saadiq Releases Bobby Womack Tribute, 'Gonna Miss U'
In light of the recent passing of legendary soul singer Bobby Womack, Raphael Saadiq has recorded a heartfelt song to pay his respects.
The Best Tributes to the Late, Great Bobby Womack
The Rolling Stones, Kasabian, Cee Lo Green and others pay homage as the world mourns the loss of legendary soul singer.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Bobby Womack: the last soul man
However, it was noticeable to anyone vaguely aware of Bobby Womack's long career that many of the articles and obituaries paying tribute to his music displayed a real lack of familiarity with it.
Bobby Womack, Scott Raab and Jason Vieaux
We share Lawrence Caswell's interview with the late soul singer Bobby Womack. Plus,"Esquire" magazine writer and loyal Cleveland sports fan Scott Raab talks to Dan Polletta about the art of interviewing famous people and has some thoughts on the chances of LeBron's return...and master guitarist Jason Vieaux shares music from his new disc "Play" ... (more)
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Noel Fielding joins Kasabian onstage for Glastonbury headline set - " full report
Comedian Noel Fielding joined Kasabian onstage during their closing set on Glastonbury's Pyramid Stage, which saw red flares burning in the crowd, cryptic messages on the screen and a tribute to Bobby Womack, who died this week.
Quick Hits: Ariana Grande, Wiz Khalifa, Against Me!, Zendaya, Bobby Womack
In an interview on Saturday, Ariana Grande told Ryan Seacrest that her sophomore album will be titled My Everything and it will drop on August 25. It will include the hit single "Problem" , as well as other guest spots such as "Break Free" ; "Best Mistake" ; "Be My Baby" ; and "Break Your Heart Right Back" .
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The Rolling Stones have paid tribute to the late soul legend Bobby Womack after his death on Friday at age 70. Womack had suffered from colon cancer and diabetes.
Regional News Stories: Bobby Womack 101 - An Appreciation
Music fans around the world are mourning the passing of Cleveland singer-songwriter Bobby Womack.
When Bobby Womack came to Jamaica
One week before his performance at the 2004 Air Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival, singer Bobby Womack was excited about his first show in Jamaica.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Stevie Wonder pays tribute to Bobby Womack at festival
Music legend Stevie Wonder paid tribute to fellow soul star Bobby Womack as he closed the London Calling Festival on Sunday night.
Triumphant Kasabian close Glastonbury
Kasabian have closed the 2014 Glastonbury Festival with a powerful, bombastic set that drew tens of thousands to the Pyramid Stage.