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Remembering Songwriter Jerry Leiber

With Mike Stoller, he wrote hits such as ‘Hound Dog,’ ‘Jailhouse Rock,’ ‘Stand By Me’ and many more

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Mike Stoller, Elvis Presley and Jerry Leiber look over the sheet music for "Jailhouse Rock," 1957.

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Chuck Berry on stage at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony with Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller, Jann Wenner and Bruce Springsteen at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City on January 23, 1986.

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Ben E. King and Jerry Leiber perform during the 2007 Winter TCA Press Tour at the Ritz Carlton Hotel on January 13, 2007 in Pasadena, California.

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Jerry Leiber attends the Children Affected By AIDS Foundation's "A Night Of Comedy"  on April 14, 2007 at the Wilshire Theater in Beverly Hills, California.

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Mike Stoller and Jerry Leiber appear at ASCAP's 25th Annual Pop Music Awards at the Kodak Theater on April 9, 2008 in Los Angeles, California.

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Music World's Rachelle Friedman presents the "Outstanding Achievement Award For A Lifetime of Musical Collaboration" to songwriters Jerome "Jerry" Leiber and Mike Stoller during the NARM Awards Dinner Finale at the NARM Convention at the Hilton Chicago Hotel in Chicago, Illinois on May 17, 2010.

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Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller, Randy Jackson and Sony Music Publishing CEO Martin Bandier attend the cocktail reception and book signing for Leiber and Stoller's book Hound Dog at the Sony Club in New York City on June 9, 2009.