EMIs problem was its other business recorded music, which apart from a few high-profile acts like Robbie Williams and Radio Head was struggling badly. A generation of music lovers had become used to swapping songs for free. Sinking millions into new bands offered no guarantee of success and was increasingly risky.EMI would like to bring in more young people, women and ethnic minorities. Some 20 percent of staff -- about 400 people -- earn more than 100,000 pounds a year. A figure of 10 percent would be more in keeping with the industry, though EMI would need to find around 30 million pounds to fund redundancy payouts.Born in 1928, Dean was raised in poverty in Plainview, Texas, and dropped out of high school after the ninth grade. He went on to a successful entertainment career in the 1950s and 60s that included the nationally televised The Jimmy Dean Show.Dean became a headliner at venues like Carnegie Hall and the Hollywood Bowl and became the first country star to play on the Las Vegas strip He was the first guest host on The Tonight Show, and also was an actor with parts in television and the movies, including the role of James Bonds ally Willard Whyte in the 1971 film Diamonds Are Forever.
- 2010/06/20(日) 23:18:21|
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The living room can easily be classified as the heart of a home. It is important to put thought, time, and effort into decorating a living room, especially wall decor.
- 2010/08/24(火) 02:01:12 |
- wall decor