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Legends, icons & rebels : music that changed the world

Author: Robbie RobertsonJim GuerinotSebastian RobertsonJared LevineChuck BerryAll authors
Publisher: Toronto, Ontario : Tundra Books, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : CD audio : Music : Biography : Juvenile audience   Sound Recording : EnglishView all editions and formats
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.

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Genre/Form: Children's nonfiction
Soul music
Rock music
Popular music
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Juvenile works
Rhythm and blues
Biography Juvenile literature
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Music
Document Type: Book, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Robbie Robertson; Jim Guerinot; Sebastian Robertson; Jared Levine; Chuck Berry; Johnny Cash; Aretha Franklin; Louis Armstrong; Bob Marley; Buddy Holly; Joni Mitchell; Elvis Presley; Ray Charles; Curtis Mayfield; Billie Holiday; Little Richard; Hank Williams; Frank Sinatra; Marvin Gaye; Carole King; Sam Cooke; Louis Jordan; Ella Fitzgerald; James Brown; Patsy Cline; Otis Redding; Nat King Cole; Stevie Wonder; Bob Dylan; Harold Arlen; Beatles,; Beach Boys,
ISBN: 9781770495715 1770495711 9781770495739 1770495738
OCLC Number: 825047124
Notes: Artwork done by: Luis Alves: Aretha Franklin, Little Richard, James Brown -- Dan Brown: Bob Dylan -- Marc Burckhardt: Hank Williams -- Denise Esposity: The Beatles, Elvis Presley, Carole King -- Olaf Hajek: Joni Mitchell -- Brian Hoang: Louis Jordan, Stevie Wonder -- Merryl Jaye: Nat King Cole -- Christopher Kasch: The Beach Boys -- Gary Kelley: Ella Fitzgerald -- John Mattos: Louis Armstrong -- Roberta Parada: Johnny Cash, Buddy Holly, Billie Holiday, Sam Cooke, Patsy Cline -- C.F. Payne: Frank Sinatra -- Yuriy Shevchuk: Bob Marley, Ray Charles -- Dale Stephanos: Chuck Berry, Marvin Gaye, Otis Redding -- Andrea Ventura: Curtis Mayfield.
Awards: Forest of Reading 2015 nominee.
Red Maple nonfiction award nominee 2015.
Description: 119 pages : illustrations --chiefly color, portraits ; 31 cm + 2 CDs (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
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).
Other Titles: Legends, icons and rebels
Responsibility: Robbie Robertson, Jim Guerinot, Sebastian Robertson, Jared Levine.


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.


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