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Follows the 2001 expansion of Baker’s Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, Centennial Edition, with amplified coverage of contemporary rock music, rap, metal, post-grunge, electronica, house, pop, country, Latin, and traditional “adult” genres including jazz, Broadway, classical, soundtrack and world music.