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Queen Elsa embraces her power to freeze things with the anthem "Let It Go" in Frozen. Disney hide caption

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'Let It Go': A Global Hit In Any Language

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Mo performs in 2011, the year he rose to prominence on Norway's version of The X Factor. Ernst Vikne/Wikimedia Commons hide caption

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Years After Tragedy, Norwegian Pop Star Returns To World Stage

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American Idol winner Phillip Phillips, whose song, "Gone, Gone, Gone," went to No. 24 on the Billboard Hot 100. Each time it's played in public, the song's writers get a royalty, which is tracked and collected by ASCAP. Bigger hits usually translate into bigger checks. Buda Mendes/Getty Images hide caption

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In The Digital Era, Hit Songs Aren't Everything

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Cibo Matto's new album, Hotel Valentine, comes out Feb. 14. Sean Lennon/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Daft Punk won the Grammy for Album of the Year for Random Access Memories and for Record of the Year for "Get Lucky." Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Daft Punk, Lorde And Macklemore Win Major Grammy Awards

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A Big 'Frozen' Ballad Speaks To Tweens

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Peter Gabriel's 2010 covers album Scratch My Back is complemented this year by a multi-artist tribute album, And I'll Scratch Yours. Michele Turriani/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Peter Gabriel's Favorite Artists Remake His Music From 'Scratch'

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