Click Track: George Michael

Posted at 01:35 PM ET, 02/01/2011

Album reviews: George Michael, "Faith" and Ricky Martin, "Musica + Alma + Sexo"

George Michael's mega-hit "Faith" gets the deluxe reissue treatment. (MJ Kim/Getty Images) They both started young: Ricky Martin was 12 when he landed a part in the boy band prototype Menudo; George Michael was in his teens when he co-founded...

By Allison Stewart  |  01:35 PM ET, 02/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Album reviews | Tags:  George Michael, Ricky Martin

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 08/25/2010

Bob Dylan's 9th bootleg series album; Jim Jarmusch to direct Iggy Pop doc; George Michael faces jail time

The best bootleg series will expand by a volume in October. By David Malitz - The ninth volume of Bob Dylan's incomparable bootleg series will arrive on Oct. 19. "The Whitmark Demos: 1962-1964" will feature 47 songs performed by Dylan...

By David Malitz  |  09:15 AM ET, 08/25/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Bob Dylan, George Michael, Iggy Pop, Jim Jarmusch

Posted at 01:30 PM ET, 08/13/2010

Riffs: Does George Michael's life of crime affect his music? Let's find out!

You gotta have faith. (Photo by MJ Kim/Getty Images) By Allison Stewart The arrests. The trolling for sex in public parks. By now it's pretty clear: George Michael's issues go well beyond his fondness for smoking more pot than Mischa...

By Allison Stewart  |  01:30 PM ET, 08/13/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Riffs | Tags:  George Michael

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 08/12/2010

Kanye West teams up with Beyonce; M.I.A. drops "XXXO" video; George Michael charged with drug possession; R.I.P. Catfish Collins

By Chris Richards - If every phrase that Kanye West tweets qualifies as news, does that make every song he leaks super-news? Ye posted a new song from the forthcoming-album-formerly-known-as-"Good Ass Job," yesterday. It's called "See Me Now" and...

By Chris Richards  |  09:00 AM ET, 08/12/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Beyonce, Bootsy Collins, Catfish Collins, George Michael, James Brown, Kanye West, M.I.A., Parliament-Funkadelic

Posted at 04:15 PM ET, 02/02/2010

Groundhog Day: Our favorite "on repeat" songs

R. Kelly, over and over. (By Kyle Gustafson/FTWP) Today is Groundhog Day, best known for some sort of Pagan ritual involving a large rodent and sundial. At least that's what I've been able to piece together through the years. But...

By David Malitz  |  04:15 PM ET, 02/02/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Riffs | Tags:  Double Dagger, George Michael, Kanye West, Miley Cyrus, R.Kelly, Run-DMC