A new Elton John box set is coming November 13th. It’s called “Elton: Jewel Box,” and 8 CDs including numerous unreleased songs, b-sides, and other rarities. Get a teaser with this, an unreleased demo from 1969:
On this week’s “Latest From The Greatest” presented by Five Star Telecom, we have the title track of Bruce Springsteen’s new album, “Letter To You,” which will be released October 23rd. The song features The E Street Band for the first time on a studio release in several years.
A new concert film is coming from Stevie Nicks. “24 Karat Gold The Concert” will show at certain theaters on October 21st and 25th. Meanwhile, a live album version arrives October 30th (as a CD at Target, and via streaming at multiple platforms). Watch the trailer for the movie here:
You gotta see the latest Verzuz battle (a sing-off between two musical artists): Gladys Knight and Patti LaBelle:
We found out Sunday of the passing of Edna Wright, lead singer of Honey Cone, and sister of Darlene Love. She was 76 and dealt with COPD, and suffered a heart attack.
Watch her singing “Want Ads” with the rest of Honey Cone:
Ronald Bell of Kool & The Gang has passed away at age 68. With his brother Robert “Kool” Bell, he co-founded Kool & The Gang and was a lifelong member. Earlier this summer, John Murphy interviewed the Bell brothers; give it a listen:
This week on The Latest From The Greatest presented by Five Star Telecom, we have a new song from Blue Öyster Cult, “Box In My Head,” from their upcoming album “The Symbol Remains” (which arrives October 9th). Watch the music video here:
That’s the name of the new song from Todd Rundgren, which features hip hop artist Narcy. It previews a new Rundgren album called “Space Force,” which should arrive in 2021. Listen below:
In today’s Latest From The Greatest presented by Five Star Telecom, we have a new song from Billy Ocean, called “We Gotta Find Love.” It’s from his new album “One World,” which arrives this Friday (September 4th). The song is co-written with Barry Eastman, who co-wrote other Ocean hits like “When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Get Going” and “There’ll Be Sad Songs (To Make You Cry).” Listen here: