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Bono decides against Senate run

WASHINGTON, Oct. 14 (UPI) -- U.S. Rep. Mary Bono, R-Calif., announced Tuesday she will not try to take on two-term incumbent U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer in 2004.

Rep. Mary Bono interested in RIAA

LOS ANGLES, Calif., June 14 (UPI) -- Rep. Mary Bono, R-Calif., the widow of Sonny Bono, has indicated she'd be interested in heading the Recording Industry of Association of America.

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

The weekly UPI Today in Music package for April 12-18.
By United Press International

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

The weekly UPI Today in Music package for Narch 1-7.
By United Press International

Film of the Week: 'A Mighty Wind'

LOS ANGELES, April 17 (UPI) -- "A Mighty Wind" is another fake show biz documentary in the lineage sired by the immortal "This Is Spinal Tap." Christopher Guest, who starred in that 1984 come
STEVE SAILER, UPI National Correspondent

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's birthdays include Tony Williams of the Platters, who was born in 1928 (age 75); country's Roy Clark in 1933 (age 70); the late Bob Luman was born in 1938; the Hollies' Allan Clarke in 1942 (age 71); Dave Edmunds of Rockpile in 1944 (age 59); Wet W
By United Press International

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's birthdays include Bobby Womack, who was born in 1944 (age 59); Mary Wilson, an original member of the Supremes, also in 1944 (age 59); Sugarloaf bassist Bob Raymond in 1946 (age 57); Yes bassist Chris Squire in 1948 (age 55); Billy Gibbons of ZZ T
By United Press International

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's birthdays include David Ackles, who was born in 1937 (age 66); Nancy Wilson also was born in 1937 (age 66); Buffy Sainte-Marie in 1941 (age 62); former Blood Sweat and Tears trumpet player Lewis Soloff in 1944 (age 59); Randy California of Spirit
By United Press International

Think tanks wrap-up II

WASHINGTON, Feb. 19 (UPI) -- The UPI think tank wrap-up is a daily digest covering opinion pieces, reactions to recent news events and position statements released by various think tanks. T

The Almanac

Today is Sunday, Feb. 16, the 47th day of 2003 with 318 to follow.
By United Press International

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's birthdays include Sonny Bono who was born in 1935; R&B singer James Ingram in 1956 (age 47); actor-rapper Ice T (real name: Tracy Morrow) in 1959 (age 44); former Duran Duran guitarist Andy Taylor in 1961 (age 42); and the Blow Monkeys' Tony Kylie
By United Press International

Today In Music: a look back at pop music

The weekly UPI Today in Music package for Feb. 15-21.
By United Press International

Victim in Phil Spector shooting identified

ALHAMBRA, Calif., Feb. 4 (UPI) -- Police have identified the woman who was shot and killed Monday at the Alhambra home of record producer Phil Spector as Lana Clarkson, 40, of Los Angeles.

Producer Phil Spector free on bond

ALHAMBRA, Calif., Feb. 3 (UPI) -- Producer Phil Spector, a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, was charged with murder Monday after a shooting at his home in Alhambra, near Los Angeles. Police said the 62-year-old Spector was being held on $1 million bail in the shooting death of an

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's birthdays include bassist Skip Battin of the Byrds, New Riders of the Purple Sage, and also the Flying Burrito Brothers, who was born in 1934 (age 69); Tornados guitarist Alan Caddy and Rusty Kershaw, both in 1940 (age 63); Graham Nash, of the Hol
By United Press International
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Sonny Bono
WAP98010601-6 JANUARY 1998-WASHINGTON, D. C. USA: Congressman and former entertainer Sonny Bono died January 6th in a skiing accident at the Heavenly Ski Resort in Lake Tahoe, Nevada. rw/file photo UPI
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Cher, Sonny & Cher

Salvatore Phillip "Sonny" Bono (February 16, 1935 – January 5, 1998) was an American record producer, singer, actor, and politician whose career spanned over three decades.

Born in Detroit to Italian immigrants Jean and Santo, Sonny was the youngest of three siblings; he had two older sisters, Fran and Betty. Bono attended Inglewood High School in Inglewood, California, but did not graduate.

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