Out of tune

Fenyvesi, Charles
July 1992
U.S. News & World Report;7/20/92, Vol. 113 Issue 3, p20
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.


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