Phil Ramone, the masterful Grammy Award-winning engineer, arranger and producer whose platinum touch included recordings with Ray Charles, Billy Joel and Paul Simon, died Saturday of complications stemming from heart surgery, his family said. He was 79.
Author Mark Bego stopped by the KCAL9 studios Monday to talk about his two new books on Aretha Franklin and Whitney Houston.
Aretha Franklin says she’s lost 85 pounds as part of an ongoing effort to drop weight.
A month after surgery in Detroit for an undisclosed ailment, Aretha Franklin says her health is “superb.”
Reports are out that singer Aretha Franklin is battling pancreatic cancer.
Aretha Franklin’s cousin says the ailing legendary singer is “doing better than doctors expected” and expects to be released from the hospital this weekend.