IN OTHER NEWS
Alice Cooper has been added to the 2015 Rock Legends Cruise. He joins The Doobie Brothers, 38 Special, The Marshall Tucker Band, Dickey Betts and many others for the February 19th, 2015 departure from Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
David Richards, a producer and engineer who worked with Queen, has passed away. Brian May remembers him, saying he "did a wonderful job in many of our tracks."
John Fogerty has announced a few European dates for next summer, and now comes word that he'll play two shows at the Paramount Theatre in Huntington, New York on January 29th and 30th.
Pat Benatar will perform on the finale of NBC's The Sing Off Monday at 8 p.m. ET.
The International Astronomical Union has named a crater on Mercury in honor of John Lennon. Others celebrities with craters named after them on Mercury include author Truman Capote, tenor Enrico Caruso, sculptor Alexander Calder and composer Hector Berlioz.
Bruce Springsteen's version of "Santa Claus Is Coming to Town" is the 10th most-played holiday song this season according to the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP). Number-one is "Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!"