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WWE: Backstage frustration about record labels and radio station not playing WWE music

An article regarding WWE’s use of music was featured by Reuters on Sunday. "One of my frustrations is getting the word out about just how much music is used in our product," WWE music director Jim Johnston said. "The labels will stumble over themselves to get on MTV, but no one’s watching MTV."

Johnston went on to say that he has tried to get WWE’s original music played on radio. "Radio won’t play our stuff because their reasoning is that it’s promotional," Johnson said. "I’m like, ‘Aren’t singles a promotion for an album?’" To read the full story, visit