Backflip With Chip, Sep 3 1999 – Largest Music Bootleg Bust Occurred
On Sep 3, 1999, The largest music bootleg bust in US history was made. It was estimated that this one operation alone was responsible for $100 million in lost revenues. Recording equipment valued at $250,000 was confiscated, as were almost 1 million CDs and tapes. Unfortunately, today in our digital age it is much easier to bootleg music and certainly more difficult to detect. Be a winner with our Classic Rewards Club, login and enter the keyword: “bootleg” for your chance to win. Thanks For listening!