Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers' fourth studio album, Hard Promises, was released on May 5, 1981, 40 years ago today. The album peaked at #5 on the Billboard Hot 100, and featured the jangly, Byrds-inspired "
(NEW YORK) -- American Girl is celebrating its 35th birthday by reintroducing its six original characters in a special anniversary collection. Samantha Parkington, Kirsten Larson, Molly McIntire, Felicity Merriman, Addy Walker and Josefina Montoya will inspire a new generation in their iconic outfits, complete with... Read More.
(PHILADELPHIA) -- On the 50th anniversary of Amtrak on Friday, President Joe Biden reflected on how the rail service had given him a second "family" and used the celebratory event to pitch his $2 trillion infrastructure plan, which would allocate $80 billion for the... Read More.
(LONDON) -- One decade ago, the eyes of the world were fixed on Westminster Abbey, where Prince William, the oldest son of Prince Charles and the late Princess Diana, wed Catherine Middleton, who grew up in Berkshire and met William at the University of... Read More.
Trisha Yearwood and Garth Brooks finally gave in and recorded Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper's Oscar-winning duet from A Star Is Born in response to fan demand. Now that "Shallow" is nearing the top 30 and the world is trending toward normalcy, the superstar couple's anxious to perform it onstage, as... Read More.
British prog-rock supergroup Asia formed 40 years ago, and to commemorate the milestone, a box set gathering the work that the band did when its original lineup reunited during the 2000s will be released on June 11. The Reunion Albums: 2007-2012 is a five-CD collection... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden, a well-known fan of Amtrak, will attend an event marking the 50th anniversary of the train service in Philadelphia on Friday, the White House announced Tuesday. The White House said it's part of what it's calling the "Getting America Back... Read More.
The Kinks' soundtrack to the 1971 oddball British comedy Percy was released 50 years ago this past month, and coinciding with the milestone anniversary, a limited-edition vinyl picture disc version of the album will be
In another installment of the "this will make you feel old" series, MTV marks its 40th anniversary on August 1 of this year, and the milestone will be celebrated with an exhibition at the GRAMMY Museum Mississippi in Cleveland, Mississippi. MTV Turns Forty: I Still... Read More.
For a lot of people, this may be equal to the shock of finding your first grey hair: The movie Josie and the Pussycats just turned 20 years old. The live version of the cartoon of the same name didn't do well in theaters or with critics,... Read More.