Right now, only songwriters are paid royalties for radio airplay. Under a proposed performance royalty bill, performers like Beyonce would be paid, as well. AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Chileans dancing the cueca in the early 1950s, before Pinochet associated the dance with his dictatorship. In recent years, the resulting stigma seems to be fading. Getty/The Hulton Archive hide caption

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Rivers Cuomo cozies up to a hot cup of chamomile tea in his blue Weezer Snuggie. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Placido Domingo, the great tenor, is singing the title role in Simon Boccanegra as a baritone. Patrik Stollarz/Getty Images Entertainment hide caption

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