Carole King

Gerry Goffin attends the opening night of "Beautiful - The Carole King Musical" at The Stephen Sondheim Theatre on January 12, 2014.  (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Brooklyn Native Gerry Goffin, Ex-Husband Of Carole King, Dies At 75

Lyricist and Brooklyn native Gerry Goffin, who with his then-wife and songwriting partner Carole King wrote numerous hits, died Wednesday at his home in Los Angeles.

06/19/2014

Jessie Mueller, second from left, plays Carole King in the Broadway musical "Beautiful." (Credit: CBS 2)

‘Beautiful’ Star Jessie Mueller Discusses Playing Carole King On Broadway

“Beautiful — The Carole King Musical” is about the legendary singer-songwriter, but it’s also about growing up, says the Broadway actress who has earned a Tony Award nomination for playing King.

06/01/2014

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Hollywood’s Biggest Stars To Present At “The 68th Annual Tony Awards”

Hollywood and Broadway’s brightest stars will take center stage at “The 68th Annual Tony Awards.”

05/27/2014

Carole King with James Taylor, Sara Bareilles and Jennifer Nettles (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

MusiCares Tribute To Carole King Spans Generations, Genres

Steven Tyler, P!nk, Lady Gaga, Sara Bareilles, Zac Brown, Miranda Lambert, Miguel and Alicia Keys were among the many artists who paid tribute last night to one of the greatest songwriters of popular music.

01/25/2014

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Pink, will.i.am, Sara Bareilles, Miguel & More Added to Carole King MusiCares Tribute

Newly announced performers include: Sara Bareilles, P!nk, will.i.am, Miguel, Alicia Keys, Sugarland’s Jennifer Nettles, Train, Martina McBride, Jakob Dylan, Darlene Love, Amy Grant, Gloria Estefan, and many more.

12/16/2013

Photos of Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre victims sits at a small memorial near the school. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Newtown Residents Head To National Cathedral To Honor Victims Of Gun Violence

Washington National Cathedral will host the Vigil for All Victims of Gun Violence Thursday, two days before the first anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre that left 20 first graders and six educators dead.

12/11/2013

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Carole King Named MusiCares Person of the Year

Carole King will join the ranks of Bruce Springsteen, Paul McCartney and Barbra Streisand to be celebrated in January as the 2014 MusiCares Person of the Year.

09/19/2013

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Kelly Clarkson Pays Tribute To Patti Page, Carole King

Kelly Clarkson took the GRAMMY stage not to sing one of her own songs, but instead to pay tribute to two legends. With just a pianist and a guitarist, Clarkson put her own bittersweet take […]

02/10/2013

The Black Eyed Peas accept the Top Duo or Group award during the 2011 Billboard Music Awards. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images for ABC)

Free Black Eyed Peas Concert In Central Park Canceled Due To Weather

The free concert was canceled following thunderstorms and lightning much to the dismay of fans who waited several hours for the gates to open.

06/09/2011