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Monday, March 12, 2007

Levon Helm Sues Over Use of Song In Ad

"The Band" drummer Levon Helm is suing over the use of the song "The Weight" in an ad for Cingular cell phone service. Although Mr. Helm receives royalties, his attorney said he "does not feel he has been adequately compensated." Read more here in an International Herald Tribune article.

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