Examples of payola in a Sentence
These radio disc jockeys accepted payola to play particular songs.
payola in the music industry
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Combined with the fact that the station was often out of control because of the alcohol and drugs that record companies supplied as an untraceable form of payola, Varelas, by now 19, decided to leave for a gig at KONO.
Not just by the payola thing, but by his need for attention.
Freed, who battled alcoholism for years, died in 1965 at age 43, shortly after his career was destroyed in the payola scandal, a system of bribery that had record companies paying DJs to play their records.
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