Geoff Mayfield

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Peggy and Earl Paige photographed in 2014

Earl Paige, Veteran Billboard Reporter, Dies at 86

During his career at Billboard, Paige covered the retail/wholsesale sectors of the music and the home video industry, and crossed paths, and sometimes barbed swords with the famous, like John Lennon and Jesse Jackson, as well as the indie retailers running single stores.