In a career that spanned five decades, Prince really did change the world. After making some of most inventive albums of the 80s – including 1999, Purple Rain, and Sign’O’The Times – he turned his attention to redefining his role in the music industry, changing his name to an unpronounceable symbol, declaring war on Warner Bros, and leading the internet revolution. When he died, on April 21 2016, the world lost one of the few artists who could truly claim to be called a genius.
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Les stéréotypes sur les fans sont encombrés de jugements négatifs : ils seraient victimes d’une pathologie des sociétés de masse. Bien loin des images héritées de Beatlemania, la rencontre avec les fans d’aujourd’hui fait découvrir un monde passionnant et sensible.
Stuart Nicholson’s biography of Ella Fitzgerald is considered a classic in jazz literature. Drawing on original documents, interviews, and new information, Nicholson draws a complete picture of Fitzgerald’s professional and personal life.