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Unformatted text preview: The recording industry then required radio stations to pay for playing songs The end of prohibition increased record sales, because Eventually, the recording industry realized that radio was a good advertisement for records Now, record companies sometimes pay radio stations to play specific songs Pop Music: It Aint Just Miley Music first achieved mass popularity through the sale of piano sheet music Most of this was early jazz or theatrical music o But people still thought it was going to destroy America Early pop music was dominated by white vocalists New Challenges Digital technology makes it easier for music to be produced outside traditional recording studios...
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