16 DECEMBER 2018.- With some radio stations pulling “Baby It’s Cold Outside” from their holiday playlists in response to the #MeToo movement, WAKY in Louisville, Kentucky plays the song continuously for two hours. Response from listeners is overwhelmingly positive.
15 DECEMBER 2015.- In an interview with the London commuter freesheet Metro, Carol Decker of T’Pau is asked if her autobiography gave her any insights into her personality. She replies: “It did actually. I’m a bit of a c***.”
10 DECEMBER 2015.- Janis Joplin’s psychedelic-painted Porsche sells for $1.76 million at auction.
8 DECEMBER 2019.- Juice WRLD, a 21-year-old rapper known for his hit “Lucid Dreams,” dies after suffering a seizure onboard a private jet.
4 DECEMBER 2014.- The day after a fake MSNBC story reports the death of Axl Rose, the very much alive Guns N’ Roses frontman tweets: “if I’m dead do I still have to pay taxes?”
2 DECEMBER 2014.- Bobby Keys, whose saxophone can be heard on Rolling Stones tracks “Can’t You Hear Me Knocking?” and “Tumbling Dice,” dies at age 70.
1 DECEMBER 2018.- Nick Jonas marries Priyanka Chopra at the Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur, India.
30 NOVEMBER 2019.- Slayer call it a career, playing their final show at The Forum in Inglewood, California. The last song is “Angel Of Death.”
27 NOVEMBER 2009.- Bess Lomax Hawes (of the Almanac Singers) dies of a stroke at age 88.
26 NOVEMBER 2016.- The Kensington, Prince Edward Island, police department makes a Facebook post threatening drunk drivers with Nickelback. “On top of a hefty fine, a criminal charge and a year’s driving suspension we will also provide you with a bonus gift of playing the office’s copy of Nickelback in the cruiser on the way […]
25 NOVEMBER 2015.- Alicia Keys begins her two-episode stint as Skye Summers on the hip-hop-centered TV series Empire.
24 NOVEMBER 2017.- Mitch Margo of The Tokens, who had a #1 hit in 1961 with “The Lion Sleeps Tonight,” dies at age 70.