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R. Kelly. (Matthew Ismael Ruiz for Radio.com)

Pitchfork Music Festival 2013: R. Kelly Is Everything To Everyone, Bjork Summons The Storm

Pitchfork music festival, now in its eighth year, is produced by the people behind the indie-rock bastion Pitchfork Media—essentially, a music festival put on by people who frequent music festivals. Held in Union Park, a small patch of grass on Chicago’s north side, a few dozen carefully selected bands are spread out over three days on three stages. The collection of pop and indie pretty accurately encompasses the music website’s taste, while indie clothing retailers and a vinyl record tent represented its lifestyle.


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Pitchfork Music Festival Headliners Announced

An annual music festival held here in Chicago, Pitchfork Music Festival will take place July 19-21 in Union Park. While most bands haven’t been confirmed–the festival usually has over 40 artists–Pitchfork announced three headliners today: R. Kelly, Björk, and Belle and Sebastian….


Stephanie Edwards, a singer known as “Sparkle,” was the prosecution's key witness against R. Kelly, who was acquitted.(CBS)

R. Kelly Trial Witness Finds Peace, Returns To Music

Stephanie Edwards, a singer known as “Sparkle,” was the prosecution’s key witness against Kelly and the aunt the minor he allegedly videotaped during a sexual encounter.


R&B singer R. Kelly. (File Photo: Donna Ward/Getty Images for Arise Made in Africa)

R. Kelly Cancels Book Launch Party, TV Interviews

CHICAGO (CBS) — Singer R. Kelly has cancelled a New York City launch party for his memoir “SoulaCoaster,” as well as two TV appearances, after taking ill this morning. According to a statement from his […]

CBS Chicago–06/27/2012

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Bernstein: This Performer Must Play Super Bowl 2013

It’s rare that a cause inspires me to add my name to an online petition.

CBS Chicago–02/12/2012

51st Annual Grammy Awards - Press Room

Download The Complete List Of 2012 Grammy Nominees Now!

Here are the nominations for the 2012 Grammy Awards, to air on CBS Sunday, February 12.


51st Annual Grammy Awards - Press Room

2012 Grammy Nominees

Here are the nominations for the 2012 Grammy Awards, to air on CBS Sunday, February 12.


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Singer R. Kelly’s Olympia Fields Home On Market For $1.6 Million

Chicago-born singer R-Kelly’s suburban home is on the market following a foreclosure suit this summer.


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R. Kelly Rushed To Hospital For Emergency Throat Surgery

R&B star R. Kelly underwent emergency throat surgery this week, and his publicist says he will be laid up indefinitely.

CBS Chicago–07/20/2011

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Report: R. Kelly Hit With Foreclosure Lawsuit On South Suburban House

R&B star R. Kelly is being hit with a $2.9 million foreclosure lawsuit on his house in south suburban Olympia Fields, according to a Tuesday report.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2011