Songwriter David Porter, right, laughs as Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. talks about Porter's new national music mentorship program on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012 in Memphis, Tenn. Porter, who co-wrote the soul classics "Soul Man" and "Hold On I'm Comin'," hopes to create a talent pool of successful young musicians who will learn from music industry veterans involved in the Memphis-based program. (AP Photo/Adrian Sainz)

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Songwriter David Porter, right, laughs as Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. talks about Porter's new national music mentorship program on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012 in Memphis, Tenn. Porter, who co-wrote the soul classics "Soul Man" and "Hold On I'm Comin'," hopes to create a talent pool of successful young musicians who will learn from music industry veterans involved in the Memphis-based program. (AP Photo/Adrian Sainz)
Songwriter David Porter, right, laughs as Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. talks about Porter's new national music mentorship program on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012 in Memphis, Tenn. Porter, who co-wrote the soul classics "Soul Man" and "Hold On I'm Comin'," hopes to create a talent pool of successful young musicians who will learn from music industry veterans involved in the Memphis-based program. (AP Photo/Adrian Sainz)
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