Network News

X My Profile
View More Activity
Post Rock Archive  |  About the Bloggers  |  E-mail: Click Track  |  On Twitter: Click Track  |  RSS Feeds RSS
Posted at 9:40 AM ET, 12/27/2010

R&B singer Teena Marie dies at 54; Justin Bieber teams up with Chris Brown; Duran Duran plots new album, ruins record industry

By Chris Richards

teena marieTeena Marie in a 2005 publicity photo. (AP Photo/Universal Music, Tracy Jones)

- Teena Marie died on Sunday in her Los Angeles home. The beloved R&B singer was 54 years old. The cause of death has not been reported, but the singer's friend, fellow musician Sheila E, said on Twitter that Marie had a history of seizures.

- Chris Brown's image rehab is complete when he sings a duet with Justin Bieber, right? Expect a new song from these two in early 2011.

- If you're looking for someone to blame for the implosion of the record industry, blame... Duran Duran? Promoting the band's upcoming album, frontman Simon Le Bon says the spoils of the band's ascent were emblematic of the industry's overindulgent past.

By Chris Richards  | December 27, 2010; 9:40 AM ET
Tags:  Chris Brown, Duran Duran, Justin Bieber, Teena Marie  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz   Previous: Click shuffle: Random songs for Monday morning
Next: With Daft Punk soundtrack, 'Tron: Legacy' is a film to be heard

No comments have been posted to this entry.

Post a Comment

We encourage users to analyze, comment on and even challenge's articles, blogs, reviews and multimedia features.

User reviews and comments that include profanity or personal attacks or other inappropriate comments or material will be removed from the site. Additionally, entries that are unsigned or contain "signatures" by someone other than the actual author will be removed. Finally, we will take steps to block users who violate any of our posting standards, terms of use or privacy policies or any other policies governing this site. Please review the full rules governing commentaries and discussions.

characters remaining

RSS Feed
Subscribe to The Post

© 2010 The Washington Post Company