2020 – Jon Bon Jovi has lost friends and neighbours to coronavirus. The Livin’ On A Prayer hitmaker’s 18-year-old son, Jacob, and bandmates David Bryan and Everett Bradley survived the virus after testing positive for Covid-19 earlier this year, but other people in the rocker’s life haven’t been as lucky. “The virus was all around […]
2020 – Sarah Harding battling advanced cancer. The 38-year-old singer shared a snap of herself in a hospital bed on her Instagram page on Wednesday, as she told her followers that the disease had spread to other parts of her body after she was initially diagnosed with breast cancer. “I feel now is the right […]
2020 – Chrissie Hynde has been in no rush to see lockdown guidelines lifted because the planet has benefitted from the COVID-19 pandemic. As strict stay-at-home orders are relaxed in parts of the world where coronavirus infections are on the wane, The Pretenders star said she’d happily make permanent lifestyle changes to help the environment. […]
2020 – Lady Gaga accidentally scratched Ariana Grande’s eye during rehearsals for the music video to their collaboration Rain On Me. The pop superstars teamed up for the track, which appears on the Poker Face singer’s new album Chromatica, back in May, and now fans have been given an inside look behind the scenes of […]
2020 – Alanis Morissette admits that ‘Therapists have kept me alive’ Alanis Morissette fears she’d have died young if she did not have a “whole team” of therapists. The 46-year-old star has survived eating disorders, and an alcohol problem, as well as postpartum depression after the birth of her third child last year (19). And […]
2015 – Dez Cadena, former member of both Black Flag and the Misfits, has been diagnosed with throat cancer
2015 – Dez Cadena, former member of both Black Flag and the Misfits, has been diagnosed with throat cancer. According to the GoFundMe page that has been set up to help with his medical costs: Dez has just finished debilitating radiation treatments, and is confident he will return to active performance again within a year. […]
2013 – Motorhead pull out of festival as Lemmy worsens Motorhead was forced to cut their appearance at the Wacken Open Air Festival in Germany after lead singer and bassist Lemmy appeared to be unable to continue. The band had played six songs and were only 30 minutes into their scheduled 75 minute show when […]
2012 – Stevie Wonder donated $100,000 to girl Battling Cancer on This Day in Rock Music History! Stevie was performing at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles, and invited the little girl up on stage to present her with a check. S.tevie perform. “Isn’t She Lovely” for Jasmine when she responded by grabbing the mic […]
2012 – Sheryl Crow states that she does not worry about it, a brain tumor, on This Day in Rock History! She was diagnosed last year, but it is benign.
2012 – Sheryl Crow states that she does not worry about it, a brain tumor, on This Day in Rock History! She was diagnosed last year, but it is benign. “I haven’t really talked about it,” she told the newspaper’s nightclub and entertainment reporter Doug Elfman, “In November, I found out I have a brain […]
2012 – Michael Bluestein, the keyboard player for Foreigner since 2008, has been diagnosed with colon cancer on This Day in Rock!
2012 – Michael Bluestein, the keyboard player for Foreigner since 2008, has been diagnosed with colon cancer on This Day in Rock! Bluestein’s message from Foreigner’s official website: “I recently went to the hospital following some symptoms, and it was discovered that I have Colorectal cancer. This has required me to take a leave of […]
2012 – Elton John cancels shows to “The Million Dollar Piano” on This Day in Rock Music History! Last weekend Elton was treated for respiratory infection that triggered the cancelations. In a statement posted on his website on Thursday, the British entertainer, whose hits include “Rocket Man,” “Your Song” and “Bennie and The Jets,” apologized […]
2012 – Robin Gibb, The Bee Gees, awakes from a coma at the sound of his own music on This Day in Rock!
2012 – Robin Gibb, The Bee Gees, awakes from a coma at the sound of his own music on This Day in Rock! Robin’s Son said on Monday that recently released classical work “The Titanic Requiem”, was playing and Robin awoke out of his coma. Robin has been battling cancer and pneumonia when he slipped […]