Kurt Cobain's cardigan and Freddie Mercury’s 'Invisible Man' sunglasses also up for sale
Memphis, 1954, and Sun recording studio boss Sam Phillips dreams of discovering a new sound: a blend of the best of black music and the best of white music. In an extract from his latest biography, Peter Guralnick takes up the story
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The singer, who died at the age of 42, is known to have had an irregular heartbeat, high blood pressure and bad eyesight
Cultural Life: The singer gives his favourite music, film, tv and theatre picks
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This Sunday's chart-topper will be named the UK's 1000th number one album. Lady Gaga, Robbie Williams, Jake Bugg and JLS are all in the running
The US pop star has achieved her third number one album in the UK
The "Summer Holiday" singer, 72, pays tribute to Elvis and Chuck Berry on his new LP
The six daughters of Lord and Lady Redesdale – Nancy, Pamela, Diana, Unity, Jessica and Deborah – were the most talked-about British family of the inter-war years.
An exhibition featuring some of the 20th-century’s most iconic figures in music, film and fashion opens at a London gallery on Thursday.
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The evangelical preacher Billy Graham said, “I would rather hear Bev Shea sing than anyone I know”, and Shea was an integral part of his crusades, performing with Graham at huge arenas and effectively preparing the way for his addresses. He modestly said that he was never the main attraction, but he sold millions of albums and became the world's leading gospel singer.
Monopoly has a special place in my heart.
New research suggests being early to rise won't make you wealthy or wise
In a BBC profile 'Boris Johnson: The Irresistible Rise' London's mayor also reveals his ambition to be British Prime Minister