@ChakaKhan to give a live performance at the Hammerstein Ballroom
#TaniaOnTheScene — Ten time Grammy Award winner and living legend, Chaka Khan, will take this stage in NYC this weekend.
Chaka Khan will perform with her band on Saturday August 23, 2014.
It will take place at the Hammerstein Ballroom, the most versatile mid-sized venue in New York.
Iconic film star Lauren Bacall dead at 89
#TaniaOnTheScene — Actress Lauren Bacall, best known for her distinctive husky voice and sultry sensuality, died Tuesday, a spokesman for the family said. She was 89.
Robbert de Klerk, co-managing partner of the Humphrey Bogart Estate, said Bacall died in New York City.
Bacall shot to international fame in 1944 with her first film, “To Have and Have Not,” which she made with future husband Humphrey Bogart.
They married in 1945, had two children and went on to make four more films together. Bogart died in 1957.
“He was an extraordinary, extraordinary man. I mean, I’ve been extremely lucky. God, I have no complaints at all,” Bacall said during a 2005 interview with CNN’s Larry King.
New Cartoon about Biggie Starring His Children
#TaniaOnTheScene - Move over Casper, there’s a new ghost in town. The children of late rapper Christopher Wallace, aka Notorious B.IG., are expected to star in a new animated series. Biggie Smalls will appear as a friendly ghost in the cartoon. House of Wallace will have the rapper’s “spirit” guiding the kids through adversities they face trying to keep the Hip Hop legend’s Brooklyn studio open. The Show has yet to sign with a network.
#TaniaOnTheScene || Donna Summer, who died today from cancer at the age of 63, was more than one of the disco era’s most successful artists. She earned a string of hits throughout the Seventies and Eighties with her innovative songwriting and powerful, sensual voice that has influenced dance music for decades.
Rest in Peace to the beautiful and talented Disco Queen Donna Summers
#RIP Dick Clark: Dead At 82
#TaniaOnTheScene sends her prayers to the family of the TV Legend!
Dick Clark dies after massive heart attack.
Dick Clark is dead after suffering a heart attack, according to TMZ. ABC confirmed the report.
The 82-year-old longtime TV producer and host had been at St. John’s Hospital in L.A. after undergoing an outpatient procedure on Tuesday, according to TMZ. Clark reportedly suffered the heart attack following the procedure and died on Wednesday after unsuccessful attempts to resuscitate him.
Clark had a history of health problems. He was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes in 1994, which he kept private until 2004, the year he suffered a stroke that forced him to retire as host of “New Years’ Rockin’ Eve.” Clark created the program in 1972 and earned a Peabody Award for his coverage. He was only unable to host twice until his stroke. Though Ryan Seacrest has since taken over, Clark made annual appearances.