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Play It Again, Sam: 10 Artists & Comedians Signed to Casablanca Records

Casablanca Records was a record company started by Neil Bogart -- no relation to the late legendary actor Humphrey Bogart, although Neil was a big Bogie enthusiast and admirer. In the 1970s, Casablanca Records was the go-to label for disco much like Death Row was the go-to place for gangsta rap in the early '90s.

However, Casablanca Records wasn't totally limited to disco and was also home to such acts as pop artist Tony Orlando, soul singer Dusty Springfield and Motown expats the Four Tops. Casablanca suffered after Neil Bogart left and subsequently died, but was revived in 2000, 2005 and again earlier this year, and is currently owned by Universal Music Group.

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