ABC News Chief Investigative Correspondent Brian Ross spoke with musicians at Clive Davis’ annual pre-Grammy party on Tuesday night about the payola scandal again hitting the music industry after New York Attorney General Eliot Spitzer’s two-year probe. Taylor Hawkins, the drummer for the Foo Fighters, said, “I heard about that. That’s been going on a really really long time. I think back in the 70s they used to pay people with hookers and cocaine, and now they’re just doing it with straight up money. So they can all go out and buy their own hookers and cocaine.” Read more.
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