Hit Men: Power Brokers and Fast Money Inside the Music Business

Hit Men: Power Brokers and Fast Money Inside the Music Business

Fredric Dannen


Copiously researched and documented, Hit Men is the hugely arguable portrait of the pop tune in all its wild, ruthless glory: the insatiable greed and ambition; the big egos; the fierce struggles for earnings and tool; the vendettas, rivalries, shakedowns, and payoffs. Chronicling the evolution of America's greatest tune labels from the Tin Pan Alley days to the current day, Fredric Dannen examines intensive the customarily venal, occasionally unlawful dealings one of the diversified hustlers and kingpins who rule over this multi-billion-dollar enterprise.

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