TITLE

Germany Resounds With Success

AUTHOR(S)
Weinert, Ellie; Duffy, Thom
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
Billboard;04/21/2001, Vol. 113 Issue 16, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the Echo Awards, a German music awards television program which celebrates the German music industry. History of the awards; Impact of televised broadcasts of the show and ticket sales to fans on the Echo Awards' popularity; Reflects on past Echo Award programs in light of its tenth anniversary in 2001. INSET: A Berlin Bash Marks The Echo Awards' Anniversary Celebration.
ACCESSION #
4330401

 

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