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Atlantic Records: The House That Ahmet Built

Ahemet Ertegun was a Turkish immigrant who had a deep devotion to the rhythm and blues. Ertegun loved the rock and the roll, jump and swing, and all forms of jazz. He was so passionate about music that he started a record label Atlantic Records with no real experience other than it was his hobby.

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