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Stories with person: Marvin Gaye
  • Frankie Beverly and Maze returns to Essence Festival 
    Updated: Jul-03-15 1:49 pm

    NEW ORLEANS - For 15 years, thousands of fans dressed all in white entered the Superdome on the final day of the Essence Festival anticipating the soulful sounds of Maze featuring Frankie Beverly, who also dressed in his signature white pants, shirt and baseball cap, would sing into the wee hours of the next day.

  • Jhene Aiko in a pop culture moment thanks to 'Post to Be' 
    Updated: Jul-03-15 8:37 am

    NEW YORK - Three Grammy nominations didn't hurt, but it's a bit of naughty lyric offering new meaning to the consumption of groceries that has propelled Jhene Aiko's popularity.

  • Thicke: Distracted by failing marriage during music case 
    Updated: Jul-02-15 10:37 am

    NEW YORK - Robin Thicke says the deposition for the "Blurred Lines" case took a backseat to his crumbling marriage, in his first interview since he and Pharrell lost the lawsuit in March.