St Patrick's Day, Comic Con, Rose Royce, Boney M and more: What's on this weekend in the Midlands and Shropshire
– March 16, 2018From MCM Comic Con, to rock gigs, comedy shows, dance performances and even a whisky festival, there are loads of events to keep you entertained this weekend. Celebrated blues-rock guitarist Joe Bonamassa is bringing his solo tour back to Birmingham this ...
Comedy waxes and wanes in car-wash play by Ten Thousand Things
– February 21, 2018Kimberly Richardson is aces as Jack, an innocent who works at the carwash, and Tia Penucci, a mannered screen legend who may be a sly nod to the lyric of the 1976 Rose Royce song “Car Wash”: “You never know who you might meet, a movie star or an ...
New Music: Mary J. Blige – ‘Bounce Back 2.0’
– January 12, 2018“I’m not a singer,” he said before belting out the ’90s R&B anthem, which is a cover of Rose Royce’s 1976 single of the same name. “So I’m gonna give the best vocal performance I possibly can off the couch.”
Mary J. Blige's "I'm Goin' Down" Gets the Action Bronson Cover It Never Knew It Would Get
– January 11, 2018Listen to Bronson's take on the My Life cut, recorded at Spotify Studios in New York City, below: Blige had a hit with the track in '94, decades after the Norman Whitfield–penned original appeared on the Car Wash soundtrack with vocals by Rose Royce.