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“Albums still matter. Like books and black lives, albums still matter. Tonight and always.” – Prince Music legend and cultural icon Prince has passed away at 57 years old. It was reported by TMZ and later confirmed by the singer’s publicist that the music icon, most known for his ingenious music, emblematic style, and elusiveness, died at his […]

Prince's former protege, Denise "Vanity" Matthews, has died at 57 years old.

It may shock you to know that there are some very recognizable names that fought the good fight.

Legendary British actor Sir Christopher Lee passed away at the age of 93 on Sunday following a hospital visit for heart failure, according to The Guardian.…

Geoffrey Holder, beloved multitalented artist, died Sunday in Manhattan at the age of 84. According to a family spokesperson, the cause was complications from pneumonia. Born…

UPDATE: Virginia Senator Creigh Deeds has been released from the University of Virginia Medical Center. Deeds was stabbed multiples times in the head and upper torso last week. The alledged attacker was Deeds’ son Gus who took his own life after the attack. Via Twitter Deeds said that “I’m alive so must live. Some wounds […]

  A 15-year old student at Caroline High School has died after taking part in a gym class. Sophomore student Thomas Wendell Wheeler, Jr  collapsed and died Tuesday afternoon. Thomas was pronounced dead at the Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center. The student’s remains has been taken to the state’s medical examiners office to determine the cause of the death. Full […]