Knight, who was only a passenger in the car when it was pulled over for speeding, allowed the driver to get away with a warning after she sang 'Happy Birthday' to the arresting officer.
Soul legend Gladys Knight has reportedly helped a driver get away with a warning from police after serenading the arresting officer with a song, when a car she was travelling in was pulled over for speeding.
Mike Roberts, a spokesperson for police in Pleasant Grove, Utah, says that the 71 year old singer was a passenger in the car which was pulled over for speeding approximately 40 miles south of Salt Lake City on Wednesday night (March 2nd).
Officer Paul Rogerson, who spotted the offence and flagged the car down to the side of the road, was checking the female driver’s licence when the woman said that she was with Gladys Knight and that they were travelling to a choir performance by Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
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Erika Jackson has filed for divorce from her husband of 18 years Randy Jackson.
Randy Jackson's wife has reportedly filed for divorce. Erika Jackson has filed the paperwork to end their 18 year relationship citing irreconcilable differences.
Randy Jackson and his wife Erika are reportedly divorcing.
Jazz keyboardist, George Duke, died in L.A. on Monday 5th August. The 67-year-old was best known was his collaborations with other musicians such as Miles Davis and Frank Zappa.
George Duke, the American jazz musician, died in L.A. on Monday (August 5th). His cause of death has been confirmed by his family, as reported by the Washington Post, as chronic lymphocytic leukaemia. He was 67 years old.
George Duke at the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition and Tribute Concert to Herbie Hancock, held at The Kodak Theatre in Hollywood.
His death was confirmed by Scherrie Payne, former Supremes singer, in a statement made on Wednesday (August 7th). Payne said: "I just received the devastating and sad news that the great musician, George Duke, passed away this evening."
Continue reading: Iconic Jazz Keyboardist, George Duke, Died In L.A. Hospital On Monday
Gladys Knight, Stevie Wonder, Berry Gordy, Mary Wilson, Diana Ross, Valisia Lekae, Raymond Luke Jr., Br and on Victor Dixon - The opening night curtain call for Motown:The Musical at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre - New York City, NY, United States - Sunday 14th April 2013
Gladys Knight Wednesday 30th September 2009 leaves the BBC Radio 2 studios London, England
Date of birth
28th May, 1944