Tommy Mottola

Tommy Mottola is one of the most high-profile executives in the history of the music industry. He discovered and nurtured into fame countless successful musicians including Mariah Carey, Jennifer Lopez, Gloria Estefan, Mark Anthony, Ricky Martin and Shakira. He is also credited with jump-starting the careers of Hall & Oates, John Mellencamp, Billy Joel, Carly Simon, Michael Bolton, New Kids on the Block, Pearl Jam, Oasis, Harry Connick Jr, Will Smith, Rage Against the Machine, the Dixie Chicks, Beyonce, Lindsay Lohan and Usher, as well as reviving Bob Dylan's career, bringing Bruce Springsteen from cult obscurity to superstardom, and making Celine Dion's Titanic theme the runaway hit that it was. Besides his larger-than-life career, Mottola's private life has also consistenly been front page fodder for the tabloids.

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Tommy Mottola is one of the most high-profile executives in the history of the music industry. He discovered and nurtured into fame countless successful musicians including Mariah Carey, Jennifer Lopez, Gloria Estefan, Mark Anthony, Ricky Martin and Shakira. He is also credited with jump-starting the careers of Hall & Oates, John Mellencamp, Billy Joel, Carly Simon, Michael Bolton, New Kids on the Block, Pearl Jam, Oasis, Harry Connick Jr, Will Smith, Rage Against the Machine, the Dixie Chicks, Beyonce, Lindsay Lohan and Usher, as well as reviving Bob Dylan's career, bringing Bruce Springsteen from cult obscurity to superstardom, and making Celine Dion's Titanic theme the runaway hit that it was. Besides his larger-than-life career, Mottola's private life has also consistenly been front page fodder for the tabloids.

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