Want to Make $$$? Get Barack Obama to Sing Your Song

During a speech at the famous Apollo Theatre in Harlem on January 19, POTUS broke into a little bit of the Rev. Al Green’s “Let’s Stay Together” as a way of acknowledging he was in the audidence.

Since then, downloads of the song have jumped 490% to 15,000 in the following week.  The Rev is most thankful, I’m sure.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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