Billboard. 1/22/2005, Vol. 117 Issue 4, p11-14. 2p. 2 Black and White Photographs.
COMPACT discs, DVD media, SOUND recording industry, MUSICIANS, EXECUTIVES, CORPORATE profits, CELEBRITIES, and MUSIC fans
Reports on the CD and DVD entitled "The World of Nat King Cole" to be released by Capitol/EMI in honor of the late crooner Cole. Target date for the release of a stand-alone CD in the U.S.; Statement given by Stacey Freeman, product development director of EMI Music Marketing, on the worldwide sales on the music release; List of celebrities featured on the DVD; Remarks from Jerry Suarez, senior music product manager for Virgin Entertainment, on the key to expanding Cole's fan base.