Sure, we appreciate that person, but it also has to do with reliving the memories that we have associated with them. It's really more about us.
HBO’s two-part documentary “Elvis Presley: The Searcher” covers lots of ground and talks to lots of people who were close to Elvis. “What Tom did, perhaps more than anybody, was tell the story that we were trying to tell,” said Landau, the longtime manager of Bruce Springsteen, who is also interviewed in “The Searcher.” “Tom started talking about the later part of Elvis’ career, which is typically dealt with dismissively.
HBO’s “Elvis Presley: The Searcher” is all Elvis, all the time: constant footage of Presley, with experts such as Tom Petty and Bruce Springsteen relegated to voice-over narration.
It's Miley Cyrus week on "The Tonight Show," and on Thursday night's episode, she brought her father, Billy Ray, to perform a tribute to the late Tom Petty.
Tom Petty took a break four songs into his final concert, at the Hollywood Bowl, to give a shoutout to all his friends who had turned out for the show, but he singled out one man in particular: Jon Scott, a 72-year-old former record-promotion man.
When Sheryl Crow took to the stage at the espnW Women + Sports Summit, she managed to touch on both tragedies and uplift the audience at the same time following the emotional day. “We’ve all got heavy hearts tonight not just about Vegas but from losing someone close to us,” Crow said during her twilight performance at the Pelican Hill Resort in Newport Beach, California. The Grammy winner went on to belt out her hit “If It Makes You Happy” as a tribute to the millions of people who the late singer made happy during his solo career and also with The Heartbreakers, and succeeded in getting the crowd — including ESPN talent and top executives — up and dancing.
I was almost 9 years old when MTV entered my house and my life. I loved the pretty boys of Duran Duran and flamboyance of Michael Jackson as much as anybody, but the inventive videos of Tom Petty truly captured me.
Tom Petty's Daughter AnnaKim Violette Remembers Her Favorite Moments with Her Father Before His Death
Rock legend Tom Petty has passed away at age 66. But his words and lyrics, which have inspired millions, live on. Here, some of Petty's most notable musings.
A week before his cardiac arrest and shocking death, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers wrapped up their 40th anniversary tour at the Hollywood Bowl.
On the Tonight Show, Kevin Bacon and Jimmy Fallon played the “first draft” of Tom Petty’s “Free Fallin',” which had more lyrics about horses than you’d expect.