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‘Mick Jagger was surprisingly hard-working’: the all-star life of synth whiz Wally Badarou | Music

During the course of the 1980s the pioneering French keyboardist and synth innovator Wally Badarou played on a string of chart-topping singles and albums for artists as varied as Grace Jones, Talking Heads, Robert Palmer, Level 42, Mick Jagger, Herbie Hancock, Jimmy Cliff, Gwen Guthrie, Julio Iglesias and more besides. Despite being in close proximity to such storied musicians, he says that only once during his illustrious career did he know that a song had hit written indelibly all over it: Foreigner’s I Want to Know…

Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger goes pandal-hopping in Kolkata on Kali Pujo

Kali Pujo 2023: Rock legend and Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger is in India, soaking in the Diwali flavour and how! The rock-and-roll star posted a series of pictures on his official Instagram handle, taking in the sights and sounds of the Festival of Light on the streets of Kolkata. Along with the post, he wrote, "Happy Diwali and Kali Pujo. Happy Diwali and Jai Kali Maa."The first picture showed him standing in the streets of Kolkata while dressed in a distinctive printed shirt, pants, and cap. He was seen posing…

Mick Jagger on mortality, Hackney Diamonds and missing Charlie Watts

Breadcrumb Trail LinksMusicCelebrity'You’re aware of your own mortality from quite an early age — it’s not something that occurs to you in your 70s,' legendary rocker says in new interview Get the latest from Mark Daniell straight to your inbox Sign Up Published Oct 25, 2023  •  Last updated Oct 25, 2023  •  3 minute read Mick Jagger of The Rolling Stones performs during a celebration for the release of their new album "Hackney Diamonds" on Thursday, Oct. 19, 2023, in New York. Photo by Evan Agostini…

Symphony for the devil: Mick Jagger’s 80 greatest moments, on his 80th birthday | Mick Jagger

1 The boy maketh the man. Eva Jagger said of her son: “I always had the feeling that Mike would be something. He was a very adventurous boy when he was younger, but then later he became interested in money. It always struck as odd. Money doesn’t usually interest little boys, but it did Mike.”2. Mick Jagger was always Mick Jagger. In 1959, he appeared on ATV’s Seeing Sport, in a sequence on climbing for young people, filmed in Tunbridge Wells, The presenter, John Disley, holds Jagger’s (“Michael’s”) foot up to show his…

Tina Turner dead: Mick Jagger, Ciara pay tribute to singer

The world is reeling from the loss of music legend Tina Turner, who died after a long illness in her home near Zurich, Switzerland. Tuesday. She was 83. The singer’s death was announced Wednesday on her Instagram account. The “What’s Love Got to Do With It?” and “The Best” songstress was remembered for her “boundless passion for life.”“Today we say goodbye to a dear friend who leaves us all her greatest work: her music,” Wednesday’s Instagram post said. “All our heartfelt compassion goes out to her family. Tina, we will…

Jade Jagger Fined Around £1,250 By Spanish Court After Resisting Arrest & Wounding In Ibiza

Jade Jagger Convicted Of Resisting Arrest & Wounding In Ibiza (Photo Credit – Bang Showbiz) Jade Jagger has reportedly been fined around £1,250 by a Spanish court after she was convicted of resisting arrest and wounding following a disturbance in Ibiza. The 51-year-old jewellery designer – the daughter of The Rolling Stones frontman Sir Mick Jagger and his ex-wife Bianca Jagger – is said to have been arrested on Wednesday (17.05.23). She and her boyfriend Anthony Hinkson has been handed a four-month sentence for…

Tina Turner: ‘I always had a crush on Mick Jagger. I loved touring with the Rolling Stones’ | Tina Turner

Born in Tennessee, Tina Turner, 83, started performing with Ike Turner’s band Kings of Rhythm as a teenager. She had two sons, one with Ike whom she married in 1962. As a duo, Ike and Tina’s hits included Proud Mary and Nutbush City Limits. In 1984, Turner released her multi-platinum solo album Private Dancer; her single What’s Love Got to Do With It topped the charts and won three Grammys. In 2018, she received a Grammy lifetime achievement award. This month is the fifth anniversary of Tina: The Tina Turner Musical is…

Lightspeed Presents “I Man Walks Into a Bar…” by Scott Edelman

Illustration: Grandfailure (Dreamstime)io9 is proud to present fiction from LIGHTSPEED MAGAZINE. Once a month, we feature a story from Lightspeed’s current issue. This month’s selection is “A Man Walks Into a Bar: In Which More Than Four Decades After My Father’s Reluctant Night of Darts on West 54th Street I Finally Understand What Needs to Be Done” by Scott Edelman. You can read the story below or listen to the podcast on Lightspeed’s website. Enjoy!A Man Walks Into a Bar: In Which More Than Four Decades After My

Queen Elizabeth II’s Death Mourned By Sir Elton John, Mick Jagger, Helen Mirren, J.K. Rowling, Say “She’s Earned Her…

Queen Elizabeth II’s Death Mourned By Sir Elton John, Mick Jagger, Helen Mirren, J.K. Rowling, Say “She’s Earned Her Rest” – Deets Inside ( Photo Credit – Instagram’s ; Facebook ) The loss of Queen Elizabeth II was felt across the entertainment industry as well, with Sir Elton John, Sir Michael ‘Mick’ Jagger, Sir Paul McCartney and Dame Helen Mirren leading the celebrities who mourned the loss, reports ‘Variety’. Also expressing his loss was the beloved U.K. bear Paddington, who recently appeared in a…

More fertile than Mick Jagger and Nick Cannon?

It looks like Elon Musk may want to be known as something more than the world’s richest man. The Tesla and SpaceX CEO appeared to confirm a Business Insider report Wednesday that he had welcomed a new set of twins with an executive at one of his companies in November, bringing to 10 the total number of children that Musk has fathered with three different women since the early 2000s. “Doing my best to help the underpopulation crisis,” Musk tweeted Thursday. “A collapsing birth rate is the biggest danger civilization faces…