Legends, Icons & Rebels

Music That Changed the World
Robertson, Robbie (Book Plus CD - 2013)
Legends, Icons & Rebels

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A tribute to more than two dozen legendary music artists who significantly influenced the landscape of music for generations to come, from Ray Charles and Bob Dylan to Chuck Berry and Johnny Cash.
Authors: Robertson, Robbie
Title: Legends, icons & rebels
music that changed the world
Publisher: Toronto, Ontario :, Tundra Books,, [2013]
Characteristics: 119 pages :,illustrations (some color) ;,31 cm +,2 CDs (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Statement of Responsibility: written by Robbie Robertson, Jim Guerinot, Sebastian Robertson, Jared Levine
Contents: A musical journey : from Robbie Robertson
Chuck Berry : the father of rock and roll
Johnny Cash : the man in black
Aretha Franklin : the queen of soul
The Beatles : the fab four
Louis Armstrong : the ambassador
Bob Marley : rebel music
Buddy Holly : the day the music died
Joni Mitchell : lady of the canyon
Ray Charles : the genius
Elvis Presley : the king
Curtis Mayfield : super fly
Billie Holiday : lady day
Little Richard : the architect of rock and roll
Hank Williams : Luke the drifter
Frank Sinatra : chairman of the board
Marvin Gaye : the prince of Motown
Carole King : natural woman
Sam Cooke : a change is gonna come
Louis Jordan : the king of the jukebox
The Beach Boys : good vibrations
Ella Fitzgerald : the first lady of song
James Brown : the hardest working man in show business
Patsy Cline : sweet dreams
Otis Redding : the king of soul
Nat King Cole : Mr. Smooth
Stevie Wonder : eighth wonder of the world
Bob Dylan : the poet
Disc 1. Johnny B. Goode (Chuck Berry)
Get rhythm (Johnny Cash)
I say a little prayer (Aretha Franklin)
Here comes the sun (The Beatles)
What a wonderful world (Louis Armstrong
Three little birds (Bob Marley)
Peggy Sue (Buddy Holly)
The circle game (Joni MItchell)
Hit the road Jack (Ray Charles & the Raelettes)
Hound dog (Elvis Presley)
People get ready (Curtis Mayfield & the Impressions)
Let's call the whole thing off (Billie Holiday & her orchestra)
Disc 2. Lucille (Little Richard)
Jambalaya (on the Bayou) (Hank Williams)
Fly me to the moon (Frank Sinatra)
I heard it through the grapevine (Marvin Gaye)
So far away (Carole King)
Wonderful world (Sam Cooke)
Caldonia (Louis Jordan)
In my room (The Beach Boys)
A-tisket, a-tasket (Ella Fitzgerald)
I got you (I feel good) (James Brown)
Crazy (Patsy Cline
That's how strong my love is (Otis Redding)
It's only a paper moon (Nat King Cole
Signed, sealed, delivered I'm yours (Stevie Wonder)
Forever young (Bob Dylan)
Summary: A tribute to more than two dozen legendary music artists who significantly influenced the landscape of music for generations to come, from Ray Charles and Bob Dylan to Chuck Berry and Johnny Cash.
ISBN: 9781770495715
Branch Call Number: j 782.42164 R6519L 2013
Physical Form Available: Issued also in electronic format
Subject Headings: Rock musicians Biography Juvenile literature Musicians Biography Juvenile literature Singers Biography Juvenile literature Popular music History and criticism Juvenile literature Rock music History and criticism Juvenile literature Berry, Chuck Cash, Johnny Franklin, Aretha Beatles Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971 Marley, Bob Holly, Buddy, 1936-1959 Mitchell, Joni Presley, Elvis, 1935-1977 Charles, Ray, 1930-2004 Mayfield, Curtis Raelets (Musical group) Holiday, Billie, 1915-1959 Little Richard, 1932- Williams, Hank, 1923-1953 Sinatra, Frank, 1915-1998 Gaye, Marvin King, Carole, 1942- Cooke, Sam Impressions (Musical group) Jordan, Louis, 1908-1975 Beach Boys Fitzgerald, Ella Brown, James, 1933-2006 Cline, Patsy, 1932-1963 Cole, Nat King, 1919-1965 Wonder, Stevie Dylan, Bob, 1941-
Topical Term: Rock musicians
Popular music
Rock music
LCCN: 2013931040
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Exclusive insights from a celebrated musician and passionate industry insiders, two accompanying CDs of legendary tracks and beautiful packaging make for a book with broad appeal -- one that will captivate fans of Robbie Robertson and music lovers of all ages.

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