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The Incredible Life and Music of Tina Turner

by (author) Donald Brackett

Initial publish date
Nov 2020
Composers & Musicians, History & Criticism
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    Nov 2020
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The narrative of Tumult! The Incredible Life and Music of Tina Turner is an extended exploration of the magical transformation of shy country girl Anna Mae Bullock into the boisterous force of nature we know today as Tina Turner.

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Contributor Notes

Donald Brackett is a Vancouver-based culture journalist who writes about music, art, and films, as well as curating film programs for Cinematheque. He is the author of two other books with Backbeat Books: on Amy Winehouse (2016) and Sharon Jones (2018). He has also written a book on the history of the blues/pop band Fleetwood Mac and is currently working on a book about the controversial pop artist and activist Yoko Ono.

Editorial Reviews

"Students of popular music and Turner devotees who want to know what Tina is doing now will enjoy this well-researched volume."-Library Journal

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