The Rolling Stones’ new album, Hackney Diamonds, is out now. It’s the first record they’ve made without drummer Charlie Watts, although he does appear on the songs “Live by the Sword" and "Mess It Up."It’s been over two years since Charlie’s death, and in a new interview, Mick... Read More.
The late Charlie Watts’ huge collection of books went up for auction at Christie’s on Thursday, September 28, and brought in some big bucks.According to The Independent, The Rolling Stones drummer's first-edition copy of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s 1925 classic The Great Gatsby earned the highest bid of... Read More.
On This Day, August 24, 2021…Charlie Watts, the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame drummer for The Rolling Stones, passed away at a hospital in London. He was 80.Earlier in the month, the band had announced that Watts was going to miss their 2021 No... Read More.
The late Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts amassed a huge collection of books and jazz memorabilia throughout his life, and now, some of those works are being auctioned off at Christie’s later this year. The auction, Charlie Watts: Gentleman, Collector, Rolling Stone – Literature and Jazz, will consists of over... Read More.
Nils Lofgren’s new solo album, Mountains, is due out in July, and he’s just shared another track from the record: a song inspired by the late Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts, who passed away in August 2021.“Won’t Cry No More (For Charlie Watts)” is described as "a song about... Read More.
Actress Naomi Watts took to Instagram over the weekend to share sweet wedding photos with actor Billy Crudup, shortly after confirming the couple’s marriage on Saturday.In the first photo posted to Watts’ Instagram on Saturday, the couple posed together in wedding attire on the... Read More.
On This Day, June 2, 1941...Drummer Charlie Watts was born in London, England.After getting his start playing blues and jazz, Watts joined The Rolling Stones in 1963, and remained with the group for 58 years until his death.Watts, Mick Jagger and Keith Richards are the only three members of the band who appear... Read More.
While he's most famous for being the drummer of The Rolling Stones, the late Charlie Watts recorded a lot of jazz music — and now that side of his career is being explored in a new collection from BMG.Anthology, dropping June 30, will focus on Watts' catalog of jazz... Read More.
Just 16 months after Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts passed away, his wife, Shirley Watts, has died at the age of 84.“It is with great sadness that Seraphina, Charlotte and Barry announce the death of their much-loved mother, grandmother and mother-in law Shirley Watts,” reads a statement from her... Read More.