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Rocker Weller's UK Success Fails to Translate
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Rocker Weller's UK Success Fails to Translate

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Rocker Weller's UK Success Fails to Translate
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Paul Weller's latest CD, Illumination, is number one on the British album charts, but one of the great mysteries of Weller's career is why he's so little-known or appreciated in America. The man behind the punk sound of The Jam and the pop-soul of The Style Council isn't sure why, either. Minnesota Public Radio's Euan Kerr reports.

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Illumination
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Paul Weller
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2002

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