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On March 4, 2018.

On March 4, 2018, Russell M. Solomon died aged 93. He was entrepreneur and art collector, best known as the founder of the worldwide music store empire “Tower Records”.

R.I.P Russ Solomon

Many of you will not be familiar with Russ Solomon, indeed I am only familiar with him because of the excellent Colin Hanks documentary about… 194 more words


Sacramento Remembers Tower Records Founder Russ Solomon

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — He was a music industry icon and the creator of one of the largest record stores in the world. Russ Solomon founded Tower Records in Sacramento in the 1960s which grew into an empire of music stores across the globe. 545 more words


Tower Records Founder Russ Solomon R.I.P.

All good things must come to a past and while watching the Academy Awards with a drink of whiskey, the founding father of Tower Records had a massive heart attack and died. 559 more words

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Tower Records Founder Dies At 92 While Reportedly Drinking Whiskey And Watching Oscars

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Russ Solomon, the founder of the worldwide music store empire Tower Records, died Sunday. He was 92.

According to the Sacramento Bee… 94 more words


Founder Of Iconic Tower Records Dies

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Russell Solomon, who founded the Tower Records chain that became a global phenomenon and changed the way people consumed music, has died. 100 more words


The Founder Of Tower Records, Russ Solomon, Has Died At 92

Russ Solomon, the revolutionary founder of the once titanic music retailer Tower Records has died. He was 92 years old. According to a report by the… 210 more words

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