Biography & Autobiography Books - Musicians & Composers

More Myself: A Journey Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250153296
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Published: Flatiron Books - March 31st, 2020

An intimate, revealing look at one artist’s journey from self-censorship to full expression

Me & Patsy Kickin' Up Dust: My Friendship with Patsy Cline Cover Image
By Loretta Lynn, Dolly Parton (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781538701669
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - April 7th, 2020

Me & Patsy Kickin' Up Dust shares the"important and inspiring" (Miranda Lambert) never-before-told complete story of the remarkable relationship between country music icons Patsy Cline and Loretta Lynn.

Odetta: A Life in Music and Protest Cover Image
ISBN: 9780807035320
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Published: Beacon Press - April 14th, 2020

The first in-depth biography of the legendary singer and “Voice of the Civil Rights Movement,” who combatted racism and prejudice through her music.

Odetta channeled her anger and despair into some of the most powerful folk music the world has ever heard. Through her lyrics and iconic persona, Odetta made lasting political, social, and cultural change.

Dave Brubeck: A Life in Time Cover Image
ISBN: 9780306921643
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Published: Da Capo Press - February 18th, 2020

The definitive, investigative biography of jazz legend Dave Brubeck ("Take Five")

Resistance: A Songwriter's Story of Hope, Change, and Courage Cover Image
ISBN: 9781982104153
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Published: Atria Books - May 5th, 2020


A timely and passionate call to action for engaging with our current political moment, from the Grammy-nominated and multiplatinum singer-songwriter and New York Times bestselling author Tori Amos.

Since the release of her first, career-defining solo album Little Earthquakes, Tori Amos has been one of the music

Queen Bey: A Celebration of the Power and Creativity of Beyoncé Knowles-Carter Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250231451
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Published: Picador - February 18th, 2020

FEATURED IN: The New York Times Book Review ("New and Noteworthy") • Essence • Newsweek People • Bustle • PopSugar • Refinery 29 • HelloGiggles' • PureWow • Newsday AMNewYork

The Ultimate Beyoncé Collectible

Grateful Dead Origins Cover Image
ISBN: 9781940878300
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Published: Z2 Comics - July 7th, 2020

The Grateful Dead are one of the most influential rock and roll bands of all time, but every story has a start.

Hustle Harder, Hustle Smarter Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062953803
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Published: Amistad - April 28th, 2020


For the first time, Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson opens up about his amazing comeback—from tragic personal loss to thriving businessman and cable’s highest-paid executive—in this unique self-help guide, his first since his blockbuster New York Times bestseller The 50th Law.

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Hollywood Park: A Memoir Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250621566
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Published: Celadon Books - May 26th, 2020


“A Gen-X This Boy’s Life...Music and his fierce brilliance boost Jollett; a visceral urge to leave his background behind propels him to excel... In the end, Jollett shakes off the past to become the captain of his own soul. Hollywood Park is a triumph."
O, The Oprah Magazine

Cherish: David Cassidy—A Legacy of Love Cover Image
By Louise Poynton (Editor)
ISBN: 9781912690800
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Published: Unicorn Publishing Group - April 6th, 2020

In the 1970s, David Cassidy was one of the biggest superstars in the world. Selling millions of records and playing to sold-out crowds, he was more than just a teen idol—for many fans, he was a savior.

To Hell and Back: My Life in Johnny Thunders' Heartbreakers, in the Words of the Last Man Standing Cover Image
ISBN: 9781493051694
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Published: Backbeat Books - March 15th, 2020

There have been many books written about Johnny Thunders and the Heartbreakers, but only by people who weren't there. Walter Lure was--from the band's chaotic beginnings on New York's Lower East Side, through a now-legendary UK tour with the Sex Pistols and the Clash, and on to a yearlong stay in London--eyewitness and midwife to the birth of UK punk.

All I Ever Wanted: A Rock 'n' Roll Memoir Cover Image
ISBN: 9781477312339
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Published: University of Texas Press - March 31st, 2020

A Go-Go's bassist Kathy Valentine's story is a roller coaster of sex, drugs, and of course, music; it's also a story of what it takes to find success and find yourself, even when it all comes crashing down

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