Earth Wind and Fire

Remembering Maurice White Five Years Later

Five Years is our new series that takes a look at significant cultural figures five years after their death. We're kicking it off with a…
David Gomez / February 4, 2021

Kennedy Center to Honor Linda Ronstadt, Earth, Wind and Fire, and More

Singer Linda Ronstadt and musical group Earth, Wind and Fire are in the latest class of Kennedy Center Honors recipients. Others chosen to…
Associated Press / July 18, 2019

“September” Co-Writer Calls Taylor Swift’s Earth, Wind, & Fire Cover “Lethargic as a Drunk Turtle”

Allee Willis, one of the songwriters behind Earth, Wind, & Fire's classic song "September," has finally shared her true thoughts on Taylor Swift's gentle banjo cover of…
Rob Arcand / May 20, 2018

Where Was Taylor Swift on September 28?

Why did Taylor Swift record a soul-less, funk-less country-pop cover of Earth, Wind & Fire's soul-funk classic "September"? That's an aesthetic question, so let's take…
Anna Gaca / April 13, 2018

Taylor Swift’s “September” Cover Is Completely Joyless

Pop music royalty and human content mine Taylor Swift released two new songs today as part of the Spotify Singles series. The first one is "Delicate," a…
Israel Daramola / April 13, 2018

Taylor Swift Covers Earth, Wind, & Fire’s “September”

Early Thursday morning, Taylor Swift posted a teaser on her Instagram, with a caption that said she would be releasing a new version of Reputation track "Delicate"
SPIN Staff / April 13, 2018

“Classic” Festivals Will Feature Fleetwood Mac, Steely Dan, and Incomplete Versions of Other Bands You Love

If you missed Desert Trip (aka Oldchella) last year, or just prefer your classic rock a bit smoother, the Classic East and Classic West festivals might…
Winston Cook-Wilson / March 29, 2017

Maurice White, Founder of Earth, Wind & Fire, Dead at Age 74

Maurice White, one of the founders of the group Earth, Wind & Fire, has died at the age of 74 according to reports from the Associated…
Brennan Carley / February 4, 2016

Kendrick Lamar, Chance the Rapper Freestyle With Earth, Wind, & Fire at Bonnaroo

Kendrick Lamar and Chance the Rapper both just put out records that make up the  leading edge of a jazz-funk revival in rap music, so…
Colin Joyce / June 13, 2015