Atlantic's Sweet Listenin' Guy

For the moment, Doug Morris seems spellbound. His eyes are closed, and his Italian loafers are propped up on the big mahogany desk in his office. On the stereo, the pop quartet All-4-One is crooning a remake of the country hit I Swear. Morris' head is swaying and a faint smile creases his bearded face. The 54-year-old chairman of Time Warner Inc.'s Atlantic Group plainly loves the song.

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