In lively text, spectacular photographs, and moving personal memories, here is the story of pop music starting in 1955 to the 2008 Grammy Awardsa and just about everything in between.
This rousing musical tour includes more than 300 color and black-and-white archival photographs of performers and the concerts they made famous; a year by year record of pop music highlights; technology breakthroughs that changed the music business; and personal stories by ordinary people who were at the concerts or whose lives were irrevocably touched by the music.
The last 15 years receive an exciting overview that focuses on the growing role of technology, the rise of performing moguls such as Madonna, Justin Timberlake, and Beyonce, and the worldwide Live 8 concerts.
Number Of Pages: 256
Published: 1st November 2008
Publisher: Reader's Digest Association, Incorporated, The
Dimensions (cm): 27.737 x 21.844 x 2.388
Weight (kg): 1.300