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Sugar Man Finds Radio City

Salvatore Bono | Posted 12.11.2013 | New York
Salvatore Bono

If someone a year ago were to have told Rodriguez that in a years time he would sell out Radio City Music Hall, he probably would have said they were crazy.

'Sugar Man' Gets Huge Honor

AP | Posted 07.09.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT — Wayne State University had no idea that a folk hero was in its midst when the Detroit school awarded Sixto Rodriguez a philosophy degr...

Waiting for Sugar Man

András Simonyi | Posted 05.19.2013 | World
András Simonyi

In the age of Facebook, Google and Twitter, is rock really still as important a vehicle to convey the message of freedom?

Best Documentary Winner At Academy Awards

Posted 02.25.2013 | Entertainment

"Searching for Sugar Man" won Best Documentary Feature at the 85th annual Academy Awards. The award for Best Documentary Film honors the best in no...

Detroit Doc Gets Oscar Nomination

Posted 01.10.2013 | Detroit

A movie documenting the search for an elusive Detroit folk singer has received an Oscar nomination. "Searching for Sugar Man," which explores the life...

Finding Sugar Man: Watch Rodriguez Live At The Old Miami

60 Minutes | Posted 10.08.2012 | Detroit

If you live in Detroit, chances are you've seen "Sugar Man," as the rest of the world now knows singer-songwriter Sixto Rodriguez. You've heard him pl...

Folk Legend: More 'Girls' Should Run For Office

The Huffington Post | Michael Hogan | Posted 08.16.2012 | Entertainment

It's something of a spoiler to let you know that Rodriguez, the subject of Sundance-approved documentary "Searching for Sugar Man," paid a visit to th...

EXCLUSIVE: New Soundtrack Reveals The Most Famous Rocker You Don't Know

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 07.20.2012 | Entertainment

"Searching for Sugar Man" is the unbelievable story of Sixto Rodriguez, a Detroit singer-songwriter who was once projected to be bigger than the Beatl...

Kia Makarechi

The Most Famous Man You've Never Heard Of

HuffingtonPost.com | Kia Makarechi | Posted 01.30.2013 | Entertainment

Sixto Rodriguez had a simple vision of success. "I just wanted to sell some records and play bigger rooms," the 69-year-old musician said after Tuesda...