‘Scuse me? Hendrix bandmate sues over ‘03 release

Question of the Day

Should Congress make English the official language of the U.S.?

View results

New, or purportedly new, recordings made by legendary artists can produce the same feeding frenzy, he said.

“Stuff that’s in the vault is very valuable and very important to collectors and historians and music lovers,” he said. “If someone’s famous, that stuff is going to have legs.”

Youngblood, 68, who still performs at clubs and private parties in New York and northern New Jersey, said he just wants what is legally his.

“It’s the principle,” he said. “I want my song back. They had no right to take my song.”

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
TWT Video Picks