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Read Butch Morris, Jazz Bandleader And Conductor, Dies
Read Rising Postal Rates Squeeze Small Record Labels
Watch Leroy 'Sugarfoot' Bonner, Frontman Of The Ohio Players, Dies
January 28, 2013 – The funk band had seven top forty hits in the 1970s.
Read Antigua: Land Of Sun, Sand, And Super Cheap Downloads
January 28, 2013 – As part of a trade dispute, the island nation won the right to use U.S. intellectual property.
Read 25 Years Strong, 'Phantom Of The Opera' Kills And Kills Again
January 27, 2013 – Phantom on Saturday became the first show in Broadway history to run for a quarter century.
Watch The Composer Who Tested Fighter Planes And Partied With Sinatra
January 26, 2013 – A cool ladies' man with a shaved head, Jimmy Van Heusen wrote dozens of hits and won four Oscars.
Watch New Opera Gets Benefit Of The 'Doubt'
Read Honoring 'Our Will To Live': The Lost Music Of The Holocaust
January 25, 2013 – An Italian musicologist is resurrecting works written in World War II camps.
Read Classical Crib Sheet: Top 5 Stories This Week
Watch How Music Transforms The Silver Screen
Read Back Off The Bach To Drive Safely
Watch Beyonce May Have Been Live And Pre-recorded
Watch Beyonce's National Anthem: Did She Sync Or Didn't She?
January 22, 2013 – The U.S. Marine Band was pre-recorded, but there's burning debate as to what Beyonce was doing.
Watch 'The Chronic' 20 Years Later: An Audio Document Of The L.A. Riots
January 22, 2013 – Our series about rap's greatest year begins with Dr. Dre's solo debut.
Read Rapper Lupe Fiasco Booted Off Inaugural Party Stage After Criticizing Obama
January 21, 2013 – The party organizers deny removing the Grammy-nominated rapper for political reasons.