It’s April 25th and these are some of the things that happened on this day in pop music history:
– In 2002, Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes of TLC died in a car accident in La Ceiba, Honduras. She was 30. The singer was driving a vehicle with seven passengers when she lost control and was ejected.
– In 1994, a jury in Los Angeles ruled that Michael Bolton’s 1991 hit “Love Is A Wonderful Thing” ripped off The Isley Brothers’ 1966 song of the same name. Bolton and his co-writer and record label were ordered to pay more than $5 million U.S.
– In 2018, Kanye West was criticized after a series of tweets in which he praised U.S. president Donald Trump. “The mob can’t make me not love him,” read one. “We are both dragon energy. He is my …