Ilya S. Savenok, Getty Images The sad news came across late Wednesday afternoon…
- Posted on Jan 17th 2008 3:00PM by Jessica Robertson
- Four paparazzi were arrested for reckless driving while chasing Britney Spears' car in California's San Fernando Valley. An L.A. police official said several cars were spotting following a white Mercedes-Benz around 11:30PM on Wednesday, both too closely and traveling at an unsafe speed.
- The Rolling Stones signed a one-album deal with Universal Music for the release of their soundtrack to the Martin Scorsese film about the band, 'Shine a Light.' The band's current contract with EMI is due to expire this year.
- The B-52's will release their first studio album in 16 years, titled 'Funplex,' on March 25. This is also the band's first album on the Astralwerks label.
- The New York Dolls will kick off a winter tour on February 12 in Baltimore, and wrapping on March 10 in Solana Beach, Calif. The band is also planning to release a live CD later this year to celebrate their 35-year career.
- Jamie Lidell will release his third album -- the follow-up to 2005's 'Multiplicity' -- titled 'Jim,' on April 29.