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Long Live the King: Remembering Michael Jackson

It's hard to believe that's it's been one year since the death of the legendary Michael Jackson. In a truly tragic ending to a prolific life, the 50-year-old died just one month before he was to mount his comeback tour. Jackson began his career as the baby-faced lead singer of the Jackson 5, and lat…
Name That Tune: Songs Notorious for Their Use of Sampling
Once controversial, the practice of sampling is now generally regarded as a viable artistic method of production and a mostly legitimate commercial endeavor. Good public reception of a sample-use often depends on a combination of factors including what is sampled, who is sampled, and how that sample…