Ahmet Ertegun is a really big name in the music business, he founded Atlantic Records and was a producer of many famous individuals. He passed away Tuesday, and it is a passing of a legend. As well, Ahmet was involved in bringing the Soccer craze to the US with the NY Cosmos. Perfect for this blog, music and football. The music business will sorely miss a person of his caliber, and you don't find many people like this anymore. See below for Yahoo coverage.
Ahmet Ertegun Dies at 83 (yahoo)