Remembering walt disney legend Richard M. Sherman: richard m sherman mary poppins: sherman brothers song: richard sherman composer:richard sherman music

Remembering walt disney legend Richard M. Sherman: richard m sherman mary poppins: sherman brothers song: richard sherman composer:richard sherman music

Disney Legend Richard M.Sherman, half of Academy Award winning songwriting team of Sherman Brothers, passed away Saturday May 25 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Beverly Hills due to age related illness.

He was 95 years old. Richard garnered nine Academy Award nominations won three Grammy Awards and get 24 gold and platinum albums over course of 65 year career.

His career start from early day of rock n roll and tv to Hollywood and Broadway.

Born on June 12, 1928 in New York City Richard and brother would years later go on to follow in their Tin Pan Alley songwriter father Al Sherman footsteps.

The Sherman family relocated to Beverly Hills in 1937 after years of cross country moves.

Richard attended Beverly Hills High School before majored in music at Bard College.

Drafted into US Army he served as conductor for Army band and glee club from 1953 to 1955.

Richard is survived by his wife for 66 years, Elizabeth, son Gregory and grandson William and Mathew daughter Victoria Wolf son in low Doug Wolf and grandchildren Anthony and Mandy.

He is survived by daughter from previous marriage, Lynda Rothsein and two children and 3 grandchildren.

Private funeral is take place Friday May 31 at Hillside Memorial Park and Mortuary in Los Angeles Plans for celebration of life announced at later date.

In 1951, Gene Autry was first to record a Sherman brother song, “Gold Can Buy for Anything But Love”

The songwriters break would not come until 7 years later when Mouseketeer Annette Funicello record their song Tall Paull. Tune peaked at No 7 on charts selling over 700,000 singles.

They contributed music for various theme park attractions around the globe including “There is a Great Big Beautiful Tomorrow” “The Tiki, Tiki, Tiki Room” and “its a small world” .

In 1980 the brothers returned to write sings of EPCOT Center and Tokyo Disneyland including “One Little Spark and ” Meet the World”

The success of song caught the attention of Walt who hired Sherman brothers as staff songwriters for The Walt Disney Studios.

Their first assignment write a song for made for tv movie.

The Horsemaster 1961, The Parent Trap 1961, Summer Magic 1963.

They would write over 200 songs for 27 movies and 24 tv productions.

Richard and his brother were included as Disney Legends in 1990.

In 1970s, the Sherman brothers left The Walt Disney Studio to get other movie projects.

The Sherman Brothers went on to deliver and array of music songs to films as Snoop Come Home 1972, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang 1968, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer 1973, The Slipper and the Rose 1976.

The Sherman brothers in 1973 becomes the only Americans ever to win 1st Prize at the Moscow Film Festival.

The Russian equivalent to Oscar was bestowed to Sherman Brothers for their movie musical The Adventures of Tom Sawyer for which they penned the songs and script.

In 2023 Walt Disney Animation Studios revisited 100 year history in short film Once Upon a Studio.

Richard come back to Walts office the same place he and Robert various time perform ” Feed the Birds” for Walt on Friday afternoon to play piano in key sequence.

In 2005 Richard and Robert were included into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Three years later the bros were awarded the National Medal of the Arts.

In 1992 Walt Disney Records released a collection of their music. The brothers returned to the studio in 1998 to compose music for the Tigger Movie that year they written their autobiography. Walts Time: From Before to Beyond.

In 2009 a second compilation of hits The Sherman Brothers Songbook was release and life stories were told in documentary film The Boys: The Sherman Brothers Story in collaboration with Roberts son Jeffrey Sherman.

Recently Richard wrote a new song for Disney Legend Andreas Deja’s 2023 animated short, Mushka. The song entitled “Mushka Lullabye” was sung by soprano Holly Sedillos.

In 2010 Richard and fellow award winning composer John Debney collaborated on song “Make way for Tomorrow Today” for Marvel Studios Iron Man 2.

The Walt Disney company saluted the Sherman brothers for musical contributions to Disney Parks worldwide.

They were honored with very own window on Main street USA.

Richard was preceded in death by his brother in 2012. The following year actor Jason Schwartzman and BJ Novak portrayed Richard and Robert respectively in Saving Mr Banks 2013 a dramaize account of the making of Mary Poppins.

For The Walt Disney Studios Richard wrote new lyrics for live action The Jungle Book 2016 and 2 years later appeared ion Christopher Robin composed three new songs.

In 2015 a tv special chronicling his life Richard M Sherman Songs of Lifetime produce by Disney Legend Don Hahn debuted on PBS SoCal.


20 Things To Do in Chicago This Weekend:Memorial Day Parades, Wing Out

20 Things To Do in Chicago This Weekend:Memorial Day Parades, Wing Out

This long weekend spend to enjoy street festivals, tasting lot of foods, music in heart of Wrigleyville, shopping at Randolph Street Market.

There is Memorial Day parades this weekend to honor soldiers who lost lives while serving in the U.S. armed forces.

Memorial Day Parade

Organized by American Legion Tattler Post and Rosehill Cemetery this Memorial Day parade has been tradition for more than 50 years.

It features a band, Junior Reserve Officers, Boy Scouts, military veterans.

10 am Monday

On Rosehill Drive near Ashland Avenue.

There will be post parade memorial ceremony with free food provided by American Legion Post 1973 and 2 pm pig roast Tattle post 4355 N Western Ave.

The All White Experience

Spend Memorial Day on Chicago mega rooftop for Offshore first annual All White Experience.

Sweeping seen of the city, food, beverages, DJs and more. Ticket start at $40.

Offshore Rooftop 1000 E Grand Ave

3-9 pm Sunday

Mole De Mayo

At this annual Pilsen street fest, local chefs will face off to make best mole, the Mexican sauce famous for sweet and sour ingredients.

There will be music, dance and art.

On 18th street between Morgan and Halsted streets.

5-10 pm friday noon 10 pm Saturday and noon 9 pm Sunday.

$5-10 donation entry

Randolph Street Market

A biannual European style fest Randolph Street Market come back with more than 100 vendors selling antiques, handmade decor and more.

There will be live music.

Tickets are $5-15

10 am 5 pm Sunday and Saturday.

1341 W. Randolph St.

Belmont-Sheffield Music Festival

3200 N Sheffield Ave

The is $10 donation upon entry.

Tribute bands, DJs, food, libations

5-10 pm Friday and 11 am 10 pm Saturday Sunday

Memorial Day Wreath-Laying Ceremony & Parade

Chicago honors U.S. military personnel who died while serving in armed forces with wreath laying ceremony at 11 am and parade that starts at noon.

11 am Saturday

Daley Plaza 50 W Washington St and along State Street.

Brazilian Festival Chicago

Admission is free

Pioneer Court 401 N Michigan Ave

11 am 6 pm Saturday

Celebrate Brazilian culture near Chicago River with music, business and food.

Suenos Music Festival

Rauw Alejandro, Peso Pluma and Maluma are in focu for Latino music fest, Suenos.

Grant Park 331 E, Randolph St

Noon 10 pm Saturday Sunday

Tickets are sold out

Alejandro Meola

The show is free to attend and part of his tour across the Spain, Mexico, Canada and U.S.

Comfort Station 2579 N Milwaukee Ave

7 pm Thursday

Mental Health Forum

Richard J Dalley College 7500 S Pulaski Road

11 am 3 30 pm Saturday

Chicago based nonprofit Public Equity is holding mental health forum discussing Pathways to Buulding and Sustaining Healthy Communities.

Ramova Community Market

Ramova Theatre 3520 S Halsted St.

10 am Sunday

The Ramova Theater is hosting monthly community market where neighbors can buy good from local artist, farmers, in Bridgeport theater and its beer garden. There will be children and local non profit activities.


3 Things to Watch: Moore, Garfield, Yeoh: the substance movie demi more: the substance release date: demi moore cannes

3 Things to Watch: Moore, Garfield, Yeoh: the substance movie demi more: the substance release date: demi moore cannes

Stars such as Uma Thurman, Diane Kruger, Salma Hayek attend Women in Motion event in Cannes. Margaret Qualley, Demi Moore and Dennis Quaid premier ” The Substance; “Garfield” stars and creator show themselve at the TCL Chinese Theatre.

the substance release date

The substance will come to theatre in late 2024

the substance trailer

Margaret Qualley and Demi Moore are teased as playing same character for feminist body horror thriller “The Substance”



Glen Powell Compared his relationship with Sydney Sweeney To George Clooney: how tall is glen powell

Glen Powell Compared his relationship with Sydney Sweeney To George Clooney: how tall is glen powell

It took only one film for audiences to fall in love with Sydney Sweeney and Glen Powell chemistry. The Twisters actors feels his working chemistry with Sweeney works so good that he compares two of them to Julia Roberts and George Clooney which makes huge sense.

Glen Powell told media that ha and Sydney Sweeney work so well together that they could be next George Clooney and Julia Roberts.

Sydney Sweeney and Glen Powell had same luck with their film as Anyone. There was dating rumors between two after Powell girlfriend Gigi Paris reportedly unfollowed the Euphoria actress on social media with fans speculation it was because of cute on set images together. When the couple broke up not long after and image surface of Sweeney fiance leaving house with bags.

Glen Powell admitted some good new that he admitted his agent would not be happy saying he and Sydney Sweeney are reading script in direction of planning next movies together.

They are reading everything handed to them with goal of making sure pick is something that resonate audiences.

Glen Powell added he and Sydney Sweeney could be on verge of being next George Clooney and Julia Roberts.

It make so much sense as their on screen chemistry is box office gold and chance to deliver audiences a rom com they enjoy.

The Top Gun Maverick actor opened up he and his rom com female lead leaned into those affair rumors for aim of bringing more attention to their film.

George Clooney and Julia Roberts had excellent chemistry in Ocean films and reunited for Confession of a Dangerous Mind and Money Monster.

The reunion we were excited for was when they re teamed for Tickets to Paradise in 2022 which was rom com first in years for 2 of them.


The Dallas Road Warriors try to finish off the Avalanche in Denver

The Dallas Road Warriors try to finish off the Avalanche in Denver
The Dallas Stars has nickname Road Warriors for their ability to win games on road during the playoffs.
The will try to gain another road win while eliminating the Colorado Avalanche.
Three keys of the game tonight.
Jake Oettinger has to be on his game tonight for the Stars to get rapid break. He did not have solid third period on Wednesday and why the Stars are playing again tonight.
Oettinger has performances after a loss.
He also play the roda villain and grab a win at opponent barn. This looks like best case scene for Stars as they try to avoid playing match 7 for 2nd consecutive playoff round.
Three keys of game tonight for Stars as they look to end Colorado Avalanche.

Dallas Stars vs. Colorado Avalanche:1.

The Phenomenotter must be on this game to avoid game seven back in Dallas. He has good record after a mega defeat and loves to play the road villain.

The Stars must assist him Oettinger can not do it all.

Stars assist him by clearing the puck out of zone their record is one of superb in Western Conference. Stars get a career game from Oettinger tonight Stars going on Western Conference Finals.

Dallas Stars vs Colorado Avalanche: 2 Shut down everyone

The Stars need to close the entire Avalanche team that suits up tonight. They would love to create disturbance by forcing another game seven back in Dallas. Not permitting anyone to have open shots on the power play or at even strength,

Avalanche defeat the Stars in 3rd period Wednesday. It is tough to defeat a team 4 time in a row.Stars can put down the Avalanche offense they should win series and move to next round of playoffs.

Dallas Stars vs. Colorado Avalanche: 3. Win the first period

The Stars cannot settle for 1-0 lead at end of first period tonight. They must take Avalanche out of game to avoid a game seven back in Dallas. It will be tough assignment for Stars Avalanche gained momentum from the game five win on Wednesday night.

A 3 or 4 goal lead at end of first period would ease anxiety of Stars fans watching game. Stars can take them out of game in first period we should get some handshakes at end of game.


The Sunday Times Rich List 2024:Five wealthiest Person in Wales

The Sunday Times Rich List 2024:Five wealthiest Person in Wales

The list which is updated yearly ranks 350 wealthiest person in the UK and has been mentioned in special edition of The Sunday Times Magazine since 1989.

This year list of families and individuals have combined wealth of 795.361bn euro over the annual GDP of Poland.

The survey is based on wealth including property, land, asset like art, racehorses or share in public companies.

Robert Watts who written the list added “Britains billionaire boom has come to an end”.

“Many of our home grown entrepreneurs have seen their fortunes fall and some of global super rich who came here are moving away.

The minimum entry this year is 350m euro and person that have made the entry include Lord Lloyd Webber, David and Victoria Beckham.

The 2024 edition of magazine has seen the mega fall in billionaire count in 36 year history.

This year 165 billionaire have been reported in UK.

Topping the list for the five richest families or individuals in Wales who have more than 10bn euro wealth between them are venture capitalist Sir Michael Moritz and wife Harriet Heyman.

5 David Sullivan and family

Born in Cardiff, David Sullivan became a millionaire at age of 25 through selling pornographic content.

1970 he managed half of UK adult magazine market and 150 sex shops. In 1982 he spent 71 days in prison charged on living off immoral earnings.

2024 Wealth 1.168bn euro Yearly difference is 50 million euro. Property, football and media is source of wealth.

4 Sir Terry Matthews

Sir Terry 80 years old born in Newport Wales first billionaire and has found over 100 companies. He was the wealthiest person in Wales until he was moved from top position by Sir Michael Moritz in 2012.

He co founded telecom company Mitel in 1973. He owns the Celtic Manor resort in Newport having bought it in 1980.

His wealth source is Telecoms Mitel.Yearly difference is 7 million euro.2024 wealth is 1.340 bn euro.

3. Douglas and Dame Mary Perkins and family

Husband and Wife Douglas Perkins and Dame Mary Perkins 80 are founders of Specsavers which they started from spare bedroom.

This year the 21m euro increase in their wealth.The couple came up with idea of making a visit to optician like going to shop.

21million yearly difference.2024 wealth is 1.587bn euro.Source of wealth is Opticians Specsavers.

2 Simon Nixon

Simon Nixon 56 who born in Lincolnshire childhood spent in Flintshire.He made his wealth from his price comparison website MoneySuperMarket which co founded in 1993. Running holiday home website is another website.

Wealth source is Property and Internet. 2024 wealth is 1.88bn euro. difference yearly Up 55million euro.

1. Sir Michael Moritz and Harriet Heyman

Former journalist Sir Michael Moritz was born in Cardiff joined investment house Sequoia Capital in 1986. He made billion which he shares with American author wife Harriet Heyman by making investment into like of Youtube, Whatsapp, Paypal, Google and host of other tech giants before anyone else.


Eminem releases obituary for the end of Slim Shady before new album

Eminem releases obituary for the end of Slim Shady before new album

Eminem is ready to release his 13th studio album ‘The Death of Slim Shady’.

To formalise the event the Rap God released an obituary in Detroit Free Press on Monday May 13 to declared Slim Shady dead.

The headline for the obituary per Complex reads, “Slim Shady Made Lasting Impressions”

Eminem is laying his change ego Slim Shady to rest with release of his 12th studio album. The Death of Slim Shady.

The obituary comes weeks after Eminem declared his new album on Instagram.

The eulogy concludes “May he truly find peace in an afterlife that he could not find on Earth”

The teasers is part of fictional Detroit Murder Files a true crime reported declaring death of Slim Shady showing his complex rhymes and various enemies.

The latest project will be Eminem first full length release since 2020 Music to Be Murdered By.

The obituary reminisces “A product of Detroit who start his career there rogue splinter in flourishing underground rap scene of mide to 1990.Shady first became a household name in 1999 with start of deranged single My Name Is”

The pieced continues “The very things that looked to be tools he used became calling cards defined existence that could come to horrific end.


Westminster Dog show 2024 live breed winners, results for every group & Best in show

Westminster Dog show 2024 live breed winners, results for every group & Best in show

Several sporting tournaments have long history as the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show which will host its 148th contest this year.

The show will feature over 2500 dogs from 213 various breeds. Long list of breeds consist of new addition.

The Lanchasire Heeler is making its debut as part of herding group.

The Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show will held at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Queens New York for 2nd year.

Seven groups will produce a winner and Best in Show will get one of those seven to put a stamp on competition.

Best in Show was won by Buddy Holly a Petit Basset Griffori Vendeen. The hound group has won Best in Show in each of last 2 years.

Westminster Dog Show 2024 results

Best in Show

Hound group

Winner Louis Afgan Hound

The Hound Group title goes to Louis the Afghan Hound name is Sunlits King of Queens.

Toy group


Shih Tzu Hallmark Jolei Out of This World

The Shih Tzu wins Toy Group with Comet registered name is Hallmark Jolei Out of This World taking the crown.

Winners by group

Below are winner of each group at Westminster Dog Show

Herding group

Winner Mercedes, German Shepherd Kaleef’s Mercedes

The German Shepherd won the Herding group with Mercedes taking the title in a group includes collies and corgis.

Non-sporting group

Winner-Sage, Miniature Poodle

The Miniature Poodle won Non Sporting Group on Monday. Sage with registered name of Surrey Sage took honors

Winners by Breed


Breed Winner

  • Affenpinschers Good Luck Chuck V Tani Kazari
  • Blewer Terriers Arc En Ciel Gattaca
  • Brussels Giffons Hilltop Do not Fence Me in
  • Cavalier King Charles Spaniels Sheeba Ladies Men
  • Yorkshire Terriers Samourai Du Domaine De Monderlay
  • Toy Fox Terriers Valdons Triple Bravo
  • Silky Terriers Shehnagian Carbon Copy
  • Shih Tzu Hallmark Julei out of This world
  • Russian Toys Charkara Cowboys Dreamers Flashfire
  • Pugs Andi in Chaoots
  • Poodles Parfait Paperbirch Proscuitto
  • Pomeranians Mustag Pony of Paradise House
  • Pekingese Peidmot I Love Those Lady Lumps
  • Papilons Riesa N Passionpaps Locked and Loaded
  • Miniature Pinschers Kimroe Debonaire
  • Manchester Terriers Chesterfield First Class Fool
  • Maltese Ta Jon Made from Scratch
  • Japanese Chin We Syng Chrischin Lucky Liam
  • Italian Greyhounds Selah Chiaroscuro
  • Havanese Wynmark LeBijoux Rock N Rioz at Reverie
  • English Toy Spaniels Clussex Paddington of Flivveway
  • Chinese Cresteds Gracieux She is A Wildflower
  • Chihuahuas Knockout Pretty Little Hair


Breed Winner

  • Whippets Pinnacle Garden Party
  • Treeing Walker Coonhounds Lost Heritage Knight of Eldorado
  • Sloughi Itri Ocerio
  • Scottish Deerhounds Chase Farm Diamonds on The Inside
  • Salukis Phaeton Nightingale of Allihan
  • Rhodesian Ridgebacks Adili&Idab Reign on Zambezi
  • Reedbone Coohounds Sidearm Easy Money 3
  • Portugese Podengo Pequenos Averson Rock N Roll
  • Plotts County Line Truman
  • Pharaoh Hounds Jomara A Kinds of Magic
  • Pettis Bassets Griffon Vendeens M&M Stellar Hot Mess Express
  • Otterhounds Dobhran Alexa Play Some Music
  • Norwegian Ekhounds Vin Melca Nimrod
  • Irish Wolfhounds Edgewood Deyci Crown Jewel Kepscake
  • Ibizan Hounds Abbaio Bushbaby

Kelly Clarkson reveal weight loss is result of Prescription Medication: It is not Ozempic

Kelly Clarkson reveal weight loss is result of Prescription Medication: It is not Ozempic
Clarkson told she did not see how much weight she had gained until she watched her now shelved concert special which was taped last April,
Kelly Clarkson added more info into her health journey during Monday episode of The Kelly Clarkson Show. The singer bonded with guest Whoopi Goldberg over latest transformation and discuss actress memoir.
Bits and Pieces My Mother My Brother and Me.
Clarkson admitted that she did not see how much weight she had gained until she re watched her now shelved concert special which was taped on her birthday last April.
” I was watching it because I was gonna release it” She explained. ” and then all of sudden I paused it and I was like who the fuck is that she is about to die of heart attack.
At the start of conversation Goldberg added that she is doing that wonderful shot that works for folks who nee some help.
The former coach of The Voice previously credited high protein diet and walking for her weight loss. Clarkson added she gave into her doctor orders and now taking something that aids in helping to break down sugar because my body does not do it right.
Mine is different one that people assume Clarkson replied ” but I ended up having to do that too because my
blood work got so bad.
“Everyone thinks it is Ozempic but it is not adding only that It is something else”.
Well when you are living your life and you are doing what you need to do that is the last thing you are thinking about.Goldberg said. “because you have got other stuff on your mind”.
She said writing the memoir helped her relive her favorite moments with her mother and brother including a night where Marlon Brando paid visit to their house.
“It was insane” Goldberg recalled of the Hollywood star sitting down with her family”.
Goldberg emotional her new book Bits and Pieces My Mother My Brother and Me which details her at time upbringing with her family while growing up in Chelsea projects.


Sandy speaks out after rumors of reconciliation with Lucas Lima: Lie

Singers opens up on social media after rumors that they had quit of divorce.

Sandy, former member of the duo Sandy and Júnior, and singer Lucas Lima opens up on social media after viral gossips on internet that they had revive their relationship and compromise on the divorce. The announcement took place on Monday night (20).

The newspaper posted this Monday (20) that the couple had given up on getting separated.

After Correio Braziliense posted that Lucas Lima and Sandy had reconcile their marriage, Sandy decided to opens up on Instagram platform. In a story, the musician reposted the message that she and Lucas published on the day of their separation and commented that nothing that was said after that text was true.

Everything that has come out about us since we posted this — and that wasn’t told by us, it came out of our mouths — is complete lie.

Even look like harmless posts were made up and are not harmless to our family. There are no ‘sources nearby’, this is a rubbish resource for ‘I can invent anything’. Even though we know that we will not be attended to, we ask again for respect and privacy, please”, he wrote.

Earlier The internet start to spread the supposed information that the two would be together again.

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