Biography & Autobiography Books - Musicians & Composers - Bestsellers - Page 6

Hip Hop Family Tree Book 1: 1975-1981 Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781606996904
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Published: Fantagraphics - December 6th, 2013

This encyclopedic comics history of the formative years of hip hop captures the vivid personalities and magnetic performances of old-school pioneers and early stars like DJ Kool Herc, Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, plus the charismatic players behind the scenes like Russell Simmons; Debbie Harry, Keith Haring and other luminaries make cameos.


Moonwalk: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780307716989
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Published: Crown Archetype - October 13th, 2009

In this #1 New York Times bestseller, Michael Jackson tells the story of his life, in his words.


My House of Memories: An Autobiography Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062023216
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Published: It Books - December 28th, 2010

In this riveting personal story, award-winning,bestselling country musicrecording artist Merle Haggard takesyou on a tour through his house ofmemories, offering a fascinating lookinside his turbulent yet successful life.Merle reveals the true stories about hisbirth and troubled upbringing in a convertedrailroad boxcar.


Neil Peart: Taking Center Stage Combo Pack: A Lifetime of Live Performance Cover Image
By Neil Peart (Other)
$44.99
ISBN: 9781480394544
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Published: Hudson Music - April 1st, 2014

(Instructional/Drum/DVD). Taking Center Stage: A Lifetime of Live Performance is the most complete, accurate, and definitive work on Neil Peart's career as a drummer. This special combination pack features the beautiful print retrospective along with the groundbreaking 3-disc DVD set.


The Dirt: Confessions of the World's Most Notorious Rock Band Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780060989156
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Published: Dey Street Books - July 9th, 2002

Now a Netflix original movie starring Machine Gun Kelly, Daniel Webber, Douglas Booth, and Iwan Rheon, directed by Jeff Tremaine. 


Brothas Be, Yo Like George, Ain't That Funkin' Kinda Hard On You?: A Memoir Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781476751085
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Published: Atria Books - September 5th, 2017

**ONE OF THE BEST MUSIC BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY ROLLING STONE**

The captivating memoir from “the emperor of intergalactic funk” (NPR) and most influential pop artists of our time—known for over forty R&B hit singles—George Clinton of Parliament-Funkadelic.

George Clinton began his musical career in New Jersey, where his obsession with doo-wop


I'll Take You There: Mavis Staples, the Staple Singers, and the Music That Shaped the Civil Rights Era Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781451647860
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Published: Scribner - November 4th, 2014

“A biography that will send readers back to the music of Mavis and the Staple Singers with deepened appreciation and a renewed spirit of discovery” (Kirkus Reviews, starred review)—from the acclaimed music journalist and author featured prominently in the new HBO documentary Mavis!

This is the untold story of living legend Mavis Staples—lead sing


Elvis Speaks: Thoughts on Fame, Family, Music, and More in His Own Words Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781681624228
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Published: Cumberland House Publishing - April 1st, 2004

Elvis Presley spoke to a whole generation of people through his music. Whether it was a ballad, a gospel hymn, or pure rock'n'roll, when he sang, people listened. However, there was more to Elvis than his music and movies. Throughout his career he was questioned by mobs of adoring fans and interviewed by thousands of inquisitive reporters.


Myself Among Others: A Life In Music Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780306813528
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Published: Da Capo Press - April 14th, 2004

George Wein, who pioneered the idea of bringing jazz to people beyond the club circuit, looks back on his long career and unforgettably describes his relationships -- sometimes smooth, sometimes tempestuous -- with the great figures he's known: Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Thelonious Monk, and Miles Davis, among many, many others.


Freddie Mercury: An Intimate Memoir by the Man Who Knew Him Best Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780711986749
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Published: Omnibus Press - November 5th, 2001

Peter Freestone was Freddie Mercury's Personal Assistant for the last 12 years of his life. He lived with Mercury in London, Munich and New York, and he was with him when he died.


Standing in the Shadows of Motown: The Life and Music of Legendary Bassist James Jamerson [With 2] Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780881888829
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Published: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation - May 1st, 1989

(Guitar Book). Bassist James Jamerson was the embodiment of the Motown spirit and groove the invisible entity whose playing inspired thousands.


Petty: The Biography Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250105196
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - October 25th, 2016

The New York Times Bestseller

*One of Rolling Stone's 10 Best Music Books of 2015*

An exhilarating and intimate account of the life of music legend Tom Petty, by an accomplished writer and musician who toured with Petty