Ahmet Ertegun

  • Blogs

    August 8, 2014

    RIP Henry Stone, King of Independent Records, Dead at 93

    Henry Stone, king of the record business, passed away peacefully August 7, 2014, in Miami. Throughout almost 80 years of wildly prolific musical activity, the 93-year-old had a hand in every aspect of the music business and was a true pioneer of independent manufacturing, promotion, and distributio ... More >>

  • Music

    September 6, 2012
  • Blogs

    December 14, 2011

    Miami Music Legend Henry Stone Talks B.B. King's 50-Year History in Miami

    ​We could write a book about Henry Stone's musical contributions. The dude is a legend. Based in Miami since about 1948, he was good friends with Sam Cooke. He cut some of Ray Charles's earliest recordings out of a little studio on Flagler Street in Downtown Miami. And he personally knew every l ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    June 14, 2007

    Beat the Crowd

    DVD releases for the week of July 12, 2007

  • Film

    November 4, 2004

    Messed Around

    As Ray Charles, Jamie Foxx turns an ordinary bio into an extraordinary one

  • News

    August 25, 1995

    A Man Out of Time

    Repeatedly sideswiped by fame, singer-songwriter Dennis Britt braces for one last lunge at the big time