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Today in Music: a look back at pop music

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

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's birthdays include Pink Floyd keyboardist Rick Wright, who was born in 1943 (age 60); The Pretty Things lead guitarist Dick Taylor, also in 1943 (age 60); Chambers Brothers drummer Brian Keenan in 1944 (age 59); Rick Allen of the Box Tops in 1946;
By United Press International

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

The weekly UPI Today in Music package for January 25-31.
By United Press International

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's birthdays include Sam Cooke, who was born in 1935; Addie "Micki" Harris of the Shirelles was born in 1940; Alabama bassist Teddy Gentry in 1952 (age 51); Journey's Steve Perry in 1953 (age 50); and Michael Hutchence of INXS in 1960.
By United Press International

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

The weekly UPI Today in Music package for January 18-24.
By United Press International

Court upholds copyright extension

WASHINGTON, Jan. 15 (UPI) -- The Supreme Court ruled 7-2 Wednesday that Congress had the authority to extend copyright protection for 20 years.
MICHAEL KIRKLAND, UPI Legal Affairs Correspondent

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's birthdays include singer-turned-pro golfer Don Cherry, who had a hit in 1956 with "Band of Gold," was born in 1924 (age 79); Clarence Clemons, with Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band, in 1942 (age 61); country singer Naomi Judd in 1946 (age 57); Sh
By United Press International

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

The weekly UPI Today in Music package for Jan. 11-17.
By United Press International

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's birthdays include folk singer Joan Baez, who was born in 1941 (age 62); Scott Engel of The Walker Brothers in 1944 (age 59); former Yardbird and Led Zeppeliner Jimmy Page in 1945 (age 58); William Cowsill of the Cowsills in 1948 (age 55); David Jo
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Sunday, Jan. 5, the fifth day of 2003 with 360 to follow.
By United Press International

A Blast from the Past

It was on this date in 2000 that the Clinton administration decided that Elian Gonzalez, a 6-year-old Cuban refugee whose mother drown while trying to enter the United States, should be returned to his father in Cuba.
By United Press International

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

Today's birthdays include Sam Phillips, founder of the legendary Sun Records, who was born in 1923 (age 80); Kool and the Gang drummer George "Funky" Brown in 1949 (age 54); Blondie's Chris Stein in 1950 (age 53); and Marilyn Manson, whose real name is Br
By United Press International

Today in Music: a look back at pop music

The weekly UPI Today in Music package for January 4-10.
By United Press International

A Blast from the Past

The weekly UPI Blast from the Past package for Dec. 30-Jan. 5.
By United Press International

Assignment America: Wrong copyright laws

NEW YORK, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- Whoever turned "copy right" into one word had to be a lawyer. We don't say "freespeechright" or "gunright" or "assemblyright" or "religionright."
JOHN BLOOM, UPI Reporter at Large
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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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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Sonny Bono."
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