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  1. 'Best Friend' From 'Ted': Story Behind the Oscar Best Song Nominee

    February 22, 2013 8:00 AM EST This article is fromĀ the February 9, 2013, issue of Billboard magazine. You canĀ  click here to subscribe , and go here to order back issues Song: "Everybody Needs a Best Friend" Film: "Ted" Songwriters/Composers: Seth MacFarl ...

  2. BMG Signs Deal With Danish Publisher

    October 07, 2010 12:00 AM EDT TG Publishing in Copenhagen has signed a worldwide partnership with BMG Rights Management in Berlin. The agreement covers TG's catalog of 1,500 songs. As part of the deal, BMG acquired 50% of the catalog and will sub-publish the remaining 50% ...

  3. Musical Innovator Hector Zazou Dies In Paris

    September 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Eclectic French composer and producer Hector Zazou has died in Paris at the age of 60. Algerian-born Zazou, who died on Monday (Sept. 8), was a prominent figure on the French music scene who spent his career exploring and mixing music genres, espe ...

  4. Latin Artists, iTunes Get Out The Vote

    April 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Pitbull, Aventura, Ozomatli, Don Omar and other artists are helping to mobilize Latino voters via a digital album to benefit Voto Latino . Voto Latino is a non-partisan get-out-the-vote organization co-founded in 2004 by actress Rosario Dawson. Th ...

  5. Coca-Cola Targets Indian Photographer

    July 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT An Indian photographer has been threatened with legal action by Coca-Cola Co. for displaying one of his photographs -- depicting water shortages against a backdrop of the company's ubiquitous logo -- BOMBAY (Reuters) -- An Indian photographer ...

  6. Producer Ismail Merchant Dies At 68

    May 31, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Producer Ismail Merchant, whose adaptations of classic novels produced in collaboration with director James Ivory became virtually synonymous with literate, sumptuously appointed costume drama, died M (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Producer Ismail Me ...

  7. Sitar Player Ustad Vilayat Khan Dies

    March 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Ustad Vilayat Khan, one of India's leading sitar players, has died. He was 76. Khan died Saturday (March 13) in Bombay's Jaslok Hospital. He had lung cancer, diabetes and hypertension, the Press Trust Ustad Vilayat Khan, one of India ...