From Abba to ZZ Top by way of James Brown, Artie Shaw, and Frank Sinatra, this comprehensive reference book on popular music encompasses the extraordinary range of modern music from country, cabaret, reggae, folk, gospel, rock 'n' roll, and swing. More than 3,000 entries illuminate the careers of top performers, sognwriters, and musicians and outline the histories of important record labels.
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Donald Clarke is the author of Wishing on the Moon: The Life and Times of Billie Holiday (Penguin), The Rise and Fall of Popular Music, and All or Nothing at All: A Life of Frank Sinatra. A graduate of the University of Wisconsin, he lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife and son.
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Book Description Puffin, 1991. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110140511474