Thursday, 12 January 2017 16:38 , by
Henri Kruger lived from 1938 to 2006. He was my grandfather and the day that he died I immediately knew that I had lost the only other like me and I immediately regretted the time we never spent together.
There is a careful balance between being strong and being strict that he had mastered. When it...
Tuesday, 03 January 2017 22:43 , by
George Michael was an incredibly talented musician as well as a very generous person.
From huge success with Wham! while still a teenager, he went on to enormous success as a solo artist.Can you believe that his musical career spanned 4 decades!
Club Tropicana, Young Guns, Wake Me Up Before You Go...
Tuesday, 15 November 2016 23:18 , by
Leonard Cohen was a legend.
Even if you hadn't really listened to all his music, you would probably know him as a singer songwriter, famous for a slightly melancholy approach.
What was your favourite Cohen song?
Write Your Tribute!
Friday, 12 August 2016 16:53 , by
Gerald Grosvenor was a very wealthy man, but by all accounts also a very nice man. A friend of mine had the pleasure to meet him on a number of occasions (as an employee) and spoke very highly of him. Sad that he has died at the relatively young age of 64.
When you read about the Duke of Westminste...
Monday, 06 June 2016 17:44 , by
Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee! Who could ever forget Muhammad Ali.
One of the greatest sportsmen of the 20th century, In Kentucky they still remember the jovial, skinny kid who used to tell people he’d one day be the heavyweight champion of the world.
Ali remains the only three-time l...
Friday, 22 April 2016 14:01 , by
Prince Rogers Nelson (June 7, 1958 – April 21, 2016), known by the mononym Prince, was an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, and actor.
Prince was renowned as an innovator, and was widely known for his eclectic work, flamboyant stage presence, and wide vocal rang...
Thursday, 31 March 2016 19:16 , by
Ronnie Corbett. "It's goodnight from me." "And it's goodnight from him."
“We will be talking to an out of work contortionist who says he can no longer make ends meet.”
It's wonderful that I cannot think of Ronnie Corbett without a smile on my face. He was really a comic geniu...
Wednesday, 13 January 2016 12:14 , by
“As was the case with Miles Davis in jazz, Bowie has come not just to represent his innovations but to symbolize modern rock as an idiom in which literacy, art, fashion, style, sexual exploration and social commentary can be rolled into one.”
Rolling Stone magazine
Bowie is the man who elevate...
Tuesday, 29 December 2015 18:18 , by
Sad news today that Lemmy from Motorhead has died. I saw Motorhead play live at Donington in the '90s and they were an extremely talented band.
Motörhead drummer Mikkey Dee has confirmed that without Lemmy, the band will no longer continue.
“Motörhead is over, of course,” he told Sweden’s ...