Awesome African-American Rock and Soul Musicians [NOOK Book]

Overview

Author David Aretha explores the lives of nine influential musicians in AWESOME AFRICAN-AMERICAN ROCK AND SOUL MUSICIANS. From Chuck Berry, "the father of rock 'n' roll," to James Brown, "the godfather of soul," these musicians impacted music from their earliest hits, and their influences are still felt today. Each short biography ends with a brief timeline of the person's life and achievements.
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Overview

Author David Aretha explores the lives of nine influential musicians in AWESOME AFRICAN-AMERICAN ROCK AND SOUL MUSICIANS. From Chuck Berry, "the father of rock 'n' roll," to James Brown, "the godfather of soul," these musicians impacted music from their earliest hits, and their influences are still felt today. Each short biography ends with a brief timeline of the person's life and achievements.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781464509469
  • Publisher: Enslow Publishers, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 5/1/2013
  • Series: African-American Collective Biographies
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 112
  • File size: 11 MB
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Table of Contents

Introduction 4

1 Chuck Berry 13

2 Ray Charles 21

3 Little Richard 31

4 James Brown 41

5 Aretha Franklin 49

6 Jimi Hendrix 59

7 Diana Ross 69

8 Stevie Wonder 79

9 Prince 89

Chapter Notes 98

Glossary 104

Further Reading 108

Internet Addresses 109

Index 110

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