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Shirley Watts, widow of drummer Charlie Watts, dies at 84

Dec. 19, 2022 17:08 PM EST

Shirley Ann Watts, a former art student and prominent breeder of Arabian horses who met drummer Charlie Watts well before he joined the Rolling Stones and with him formed one of rock's most enduring marriages, has died. She was 84. "Shirley died peacefully on Friday 16th December in...

Rolling Stones' 60th year honored with UK collectible coin

Nov. 30, 2022 19:47 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — They want money — that’s what they want, that’s what they want. Well, now the Rolling Stones can say they’re also ON money, the face of a new collectible coin issued by Britain’s Royal Mint to celebrate the band’s 60th anniversary. The new 5-pound ($6.04)...