August 27, 2002
He's not a critics' darling, but today his fans get to do some shouting as singer-songwriter Michael Bolton gets a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame (7018 Hollywood Blvd.) at 11:30 a.m. He performs at the Orange County Performing Arts Center Saturday.
February 21, 1993
Was that seriously the people's choice on the "American Music Awards" (ABC, Jan. 25)? What people? I thought the majority of it was a disgrace. Such as the clothes, or lack of. Were all those groups chosen by people who listen to only Pirate or Power radio stations? I believe there are a lot of us who appreciate real music, such as Michael Bolton's. Jane Bodine, San Dimas
August 1, 1993 |
Is pop idol Michael Bolton getting a little nervous? First Robert James Waller ruled the bestseller list with his literary tear-jerker, "The Bridges of Madison County." Then Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment announced it was making a "Bridges" movie later this year. And now the celebrated economics-professor-turned-author is invading Bolton's home turf, making his music debut this week with an Atlantic Records album full of dreamy soft-focus romances.
June 4, 2012 |
Margaret Cho is doing the rounds, and when this comic actress does the rounds, the result is likely to be just a little more Cho than you wanted to know. And while the "Dancing With the Stars" alum and"Drop Dead Diva"actress kept it relatively tame on "The View" last Friday, hitting "safe" topics such as race and money, she let her pansexual flag fly Monday with Wendy Williams. "I'm really attracted to all different types of people," Cho explained to Williams. "So I don't like to say that I'm gay or I'm straight -- I'm just slutty.
May 26, 1991 |
** 1/2 MICHAEL BOLTON "Time, Love and Tenderness" Columbia Soul singer Michael Bolton has taken critical lashings because his R&B ballad style seems so grossly derivative. This time, though, his vocals are infused with some original touches on what is his best album by far. Bolton virtually owns the romantic pop-R&B ballad turf. Working with his strongest material yet, he employs an unerring commercial touch.
June 28, 1994 |
The Scene: Sunday's first VH-1 Honors at the Shrine Auditorium. A party for 2,100 followed the 2 1/2-hour live concert. Since VH-1 is the adult contemporary sibling of MTV, the party was like an opulent ($200,000-plus would be a ballpark figure on cost), 20-year high school reunion. Who Was There: Honored for their charitable work and performing were Stevie Wonder, Bonnie Raitt, Garth Brooks, Michael Bolton, Melissa Etheridge, the Rev. Al Green, Kenny G and the former Prince.
January 29, 2013 |
Click here to download TV listings for the week of Jan. 27 - Feb. 2, 2013 in PDF format This week's TV Movies CBS This Morning Robert Horowitz. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today Liza Minnelli, Joel Grey, Michael York and Marisa Berenson; Steven Pasquale; Michael Bolton. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC Good Morning America (N) 7 a.m. KABC Live With Kelly and Michael Keri Russell; Chris Harrison ("The Bachelor"). (N) 9 a.m. KABC The View KaDee Strickland; Kerry Washington; Tony Goldwyn; Ted Allen; Andrea Bocelli and David Foster.