TITLE

Claim that tune

AUTHOR(S)
Andrews, A.
PUB. DATE
January 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;1/13/92, Vol. 112 Issue 1, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses that James Brown is suing the makers of the film `The Commitments' for $3 million, claiming that his music and likeness were used throughout the movie without his consent. Brown has left his mark on American music with bone-rocking songs, jerky dancing and raucous shouts. Brown's influence often shows up in how much other musicians copy him. Brown expects payment when he is copied; Comments from Twentieth Century Fox.
ACCESSION #
9201130851

 

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