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Carly Simon Sues Starbucks Over Failure of Album
Date: Wednesday, October 14, 2009 @ 15:34:14 UTC

Carly Simon has hired legal heavyweight David Boies and is suing coffee giant Starbucks, who released the singerís 2007 album This Kind of Love on their Hear Music label, for failing to properly promote the LP as promised, the New York Times reports. In the lawsuit, Simon blames Starbucksí mismanagement for the recordís weak sales (which total 124,000 copies), claiming the company reneged on promises to prominently feature the record in stores and stock it in the thousands of Starbucks across the country. Complete Article







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