It would be an empty world without pets! Come out and celebrate our furry friends this weekend at the Annual Pet Expo at the Timonium Fairgrounds!! Here's more details on the fun.....and, here's a list of rock stars and the pets they have owned.
Beyonce edged them out for number-one with a gross of just under $170 million, but GnR's reunion tour was second with $130.8 million, followed by Springsteen and The E Street Band at number-three with $122.4 million. Coldplay was the only other rock act in the Top 10, coming in at number-seven with a gross of $85.9 million.
Beyonce - $169.4 million
Guns n' Roses - $130.8 million
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band - $122.4 million
The Songwriter's Hall of Fame will reveal its Class of 2017 in February, just after the Grammy Awards are held.
Bryan Adams, Cat Stevens, ELO's Jeff Lynne, Sly Stone and Chicago's Peter Cetera, Robert Lamm and James Pankow are among the prominent names on this year's ballot. So is the late George Michael -- but don't expect a sympathy vote for the just-deceased star. Voting ended on December 16th, days before his death.
The Songwriters Hall holds its annual gala in New York on June 15th.
Bryan Adams, Gloria Estefan and Chicago co-founders Peter Cetera,Robert Lamm and James Pankow head the nominees for the Songwriter's Hall of Fame, Class of 2017.
Just two days after the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced its ballot, the Songwriters Hall revealed those up for induction include Madonna, Sly Stone, George Michael, ELO's Jeff Lynne, and Robert “Kool” Bell, Ronald Bell and George Brown of Kool and the Gang.
Among non-performers: Max Martin -- who teamed with Bon Jovi on "It's My Life"; Kenny Nolan -- whose credits include "Lady Marmalade" and "My Eyes Adored You"; Mickey Stevenson -- who rocked the radio with "Dancing in the Street" and "Devil With the Blue Dress"; and PF Sloan and Steve Barri -- whose catalog includes "Secret Agent Man" and the iconic protest song "Eve of Destruction."
Voting by the Hall members -- including the general public -- runs through December 16th. Winners will be inducted next June 15th.