TITLE

Out of tune

AUTHOR(S)
Fenyvesi, Charles
PUB. DATE
July 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;7/20/92, Vol. 113 Issue 3, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Warner Bros. Records, a division of Time Warner Inc., gave a major push to rapper Ice-T's vicious hit song `Cop Killer' about the pleasure of killing police officers, and the company's promotion department compounded the obscenity by sending copies to disc jockeys in miniature body bags. The body bag posed as `a promotional gimmick'; Gimmick not well taken.
ACCESSION #
9207201844

 

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