K. D. Lang: Carrying the Torch

K. D. Lang: Carrying the Torch

by William Robertson
     
 

Since the release of her first album, a truly western experience in 1984, k.d. lang has galvanized listeners with her amazing voice, while battling for a place in the music industry and fighting off prejudice against her appearance and attitude. This compelling biography explores everything from her tomboy girlhood in Consort, Alberta, through her entry

Overview


Since the release of her first album, a truly western experience in 1984, k.d. lang has galvanized listeners with her amazing voice, while battling for a place in the music industry and fighting off prejudice against her appearance and attitude. This compelling biography explores everything from her tomboy girlhood in Consort, Alberta, through her entry into show business and the making of her first five albums and her first film, to her move away from country music to easy listening jazz and adult-oriented pop.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781550221589
Publisher:
ECW Press
Publication date:
03/01/1993
Series:
Canadian Biography Series
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.32(d)

Meet the Author


William Robertson teaches at the University of Saskatchewan. He lives in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

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