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Legends of Rock & Roll - Bobby Darin
     

Legends of Rock & Roll - Bobby Darin

by James Hoag
 
Bobby Darin was one of the great performers of the Fifties and Sixties. He started as a rock and roller and ended up on the same level as greats like Frank Sinatra. He married one of the heart throbs of the Fifties, Sandra Dee. His life was full of great successes and a lot of heartache. He had health problems most of his life and he rose above it all. His life is

Overview

Bobby Darin was one of the great performers of the Fifties and Sixties. He started as a rock and roller and ended up on the same level as greats like Frank Sinatra. He married one of the heart throbs of the Fifties, Sandra Dee. His life was full of great successes and a lot of heartache. He had health problems most of his life and he rose above it all. His life is true inspiration to us all.

He died young (37), well before he should have. But he made the most of the life he had and has become a real legend. This book covers his life and music.

Topics covered are:

Introduction
His Youth
A Talent For Music
Song Writer
Splish Splash
Mack the Knife
Beyond the Sea
The Decline
Acting Career
Three Personal Blows
A Comeback
The End
Bobby Darin, the Man
Legacy
Discography, Albums, Singles
Films
Afterword

Product Details

BN ID:
2940014085168
Publisher:
Monument Marketing
Publication date:
02/04/2012
Series:
Legends of Rock & Roll , #5
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
689,180
File size:
79 KB

Meet the Author

James has had a lifelong passion for the music of the Fifties and Sixties and Pop music in general. He enjoys listening to the music of rock and roll and enjoys writing about the people who created it. This series is his way of honoring the people that have brought so much joy to our lives over the years.

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