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You've Got a Friend: Alicia Keys Pens Heartfelt Tribute to Carole King for "People"

By Andrea Dresdale

Dimitrios Kambouris/Child 13/Getty ImagesRock and Roll Hall of Famer Carole King will be honored later this month as the 2014 MusiCares Person of the Year, an award given out annually by the Grammy folks to recognize performers for their artistic and charitable contributions. To mark the occasion, People magazine has tapped Alicia Keys to pen a tribute to Carole for its new issue.

Like Carole, Alicia is a piano player who grew up in New York and discovered music at an early age. Calling her “one of the most significant inspirations of my …read more

From: Adult Contemporary Music News From ABC


Eurythmics to Reunite, Alicia Keys, John Mayer, Maroon 5 to Perform on Grammy Beatles Tribute Special

By Andrea Dresdale

Grammys.comMaroon 5, John Mayer and Alicia Keys will perform, and pioneering ’80s pop duo Eurythmics will reunite, for the upcoming CBS TV special The Night that Changed America: A Grammy Salute to the Beatles, which will be taped January 27, the day after the Grammy Awards.

The special, which looks back on the 50th anniversary of the Beatles’ historic appearance on the legendary variety program The Ed Sullivan Show, will feature top artists performing the songs that the Beatles performed that night, as well as other Beatles songs through the years.

On the show, John Mayer will team …read more

From: Adult Contemporary Music News From ABC


Keith Urban Performing with John Mayer on Upcoming Beatles Tribute Special

By Music News Group

BormanKeith Urban is teaming up with John Mayer to perform on the upcoming TV special The Night That Changed America: A Grammy Salute to the Beatles. The show broadcasts on CBS Sunday, February 9 at 8 p.m. ET, exactly 50 years to the day, date and time of the Beatles first appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show.

Maroon 5, John Legend, Alicia Keys and EurythmicsAnnie Lennox and Dave Stewart are also on the bill. The show will tape on Monday, January 27, the day after the 56th Annual Grammy Awards.

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From: Country Music News From ABC