Tag Archives: Gershwin

Paul McCartney sings for Obama – and guests join in for backup vocals on ‘Hey Jude’

HollywoodNews.com: President Barack Obama had a sing-a-long with Sir Paul McCartney at the White House after presenting the former Beatle with America’s highest musical award. The stellar concert to present Paul with the ‘Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song’ was held in Washington last month and was screened[...]

Paul McCartney should “apologize to the American people” says Congressman

Hollywoodnews.com: Sir Paul McCartney made a comical jab at former President George W. Bush in accepting a Gershwin Price – and now a U.S. Congressman wants him to apologize. After receiving his prize for songwriting from President Barack Obama, McCartney, 67, exclaimed “After the last eight years, it’s great to[...]

Thursday Summary: Mariah Carey, Dennis Hopper

By Andy Pemberton HollywoodNews.com: Here is a lot of news in one place. New details surrounding Gary Coleman’s death have emerged with his attorney saying the child star of “Diff’rent Strokes” and his wife divorced in 2008, and Utah authorities releasing a tape of her frantic 911 call after he[...]

Steven Spielberg saddles up “War Horse”

By Staff Two years after splitting his fans with “Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull,” Steven Spielberg has decided to direct “War Horse,” a film about a boy and his friendship with a horse throughout World War I. Disney and DreamWorks plan to unspool the film on[...]