Custom Search

Posts Tagged ‘Greenwood’

Katy Perry: A Biography (Greenwood Biographies)

Katy Perry: A Biography (Greenwood Biographies)

Katy Perry: A Biography examines who the young woman behind the hit songs, explicit lyrics, racy album covers, unconventional dress, and sometimes odd behavior really is. Through this nine-chapter narration of Perry’s life, readers will gain insight into all stages of her development as a person and as a performer, from her early childhood, to her attempts to break out within the Christian music genre, to her pop music stardom and acting career.The book can be used as both a source of information for an essay or report, and as an easy-to-use guide to find answers to specific questions. It will also be of great interest to any reader who appreciates pop music and wants to know more about Katy Perry—where she came from, who she is today, an

List Price: $ 37.00

Price: $ 24.79

More Madonna Singer Products

Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by admin - September 12, 2012 at 9:13 pm

Categories: Music   Tags: , , , ,

Kanye West: A Biography (Greenwood Biographies)

Kanye West: A Biography (Greenwood Biographies)

Kanye West is a star. His music has jumped from sensation to staple in the rap industry, while his personality, his philosophies, and his willingness to speak out for what he believes in regularly place him at the center of controversy. Kanye West: A Biography traces the star’s life from his birth through the present day to paint a detailed picture of the artist and the man.Raised by a single mother who was an English professor in Chicago, West admits he came from “the wrong side of the mall” rather than the wrong side of the tracks. His name, his style, and the way he conducts his business are unique. His thoughtful reflections in interviews reveal a complex man few have taken the time to understand. This biography looks at that multifacet

List Price: $ 35.00

Price: $ 35.00

Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by admin - August 27, 2012 at 10:00 pm

Categories: Music   Tags: , , , ,

Bono: A Biography (Greenwood Biographies)

Bono: A Biography (Greenwood Biographies)

Bono: A Biography takes a broad look at the pop star’s life from his birth until the present day while also examining in depth the major events throughout his life. It covers Bono’s accomplishments as part of U2 and also provides great detail about this complex celebrity figure’s achievements outside of his involvement with his band—for example, his activities as a major spokesperson on issues of debt relief and poverty.This book will be appreciated by general readers as well as high school students with an interest in pop culture and politics. Authored by a writer who has been a fan of U2 and Bono since his youth, this book cites a variety of sources to present an engaging and comprehensive portrait of this passionate musician’s contribu

List Price: $ 37.00

Price: $ 24.79

Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by admin - August 17, 2012 at 6:31 am

Categories: Music   Tags: , , ,

Elvis Presley: A Biography (Greenwood Biographies) Reviews

Elvis Presley: A Biography (Greenwood Biographies)

Almost 30 years after his death, Elvis Presley remains one of the most influential performers and recognized pop culture icons the world over. His then-unprecedented musical style-a fusion of blues, country, pop, bluegrass, and gospel-ushered in the age of rock n’ roll and paved the way for generations of musicians and singers to follow. This biography will offer a seldom seen glimpse into the life of Elvis, tracing his family life, musical career, films, and legacy. The volume closes with a timeline and bibliography.Not only did Elvis usher in a new genre of music, he also came to represent the growing dissatisfaction young people had with the mores and conventions of the restrictive 1950s. At a time when the top pop stars were Pat Boone

List Price: $ 29.95

Price: $ 11.49

3 comments - What do you think?  Posted by admin - March 18, 2012 at 5:21 am

Categories: Music   Tags: , , , , ,

Carrie Underwood: A Biography (Greenwood Biographies)

Carrie Underwood: A Biography (Greenwood Biographies)

Carrie Underwood: A Biography follows the singer from a small town in Oklahoma to the stages of the most prestigious concert halls in the world. Along the way, fans will read about this girl-next-door’s decision to compete on American Idol and her subsequent triumph there, about her first recordings in Nashville and her platinum albums, and about her sold-out concert tours with superstars like Brad Paisley, Kenny Chesney, and Keith Urban.But the book isn’t only about Underwood as a celebrity. It is also about how she uses that celebrity to do good works, including speaking out for the Humane Society of the United States, participating in a song that benefited Stand Up For Cancer, doing public service announcements for the Do Something youth

List Price: $ 35.00

Price: $ 34.79

More Carrie Underwood Products

2 comments - What do you think?  Posted by admin - August 10, 2011 at 8:05 am

Categories: Music   Tags: , , , ,

Jennifer Lopez: A Biography (Greenwood Biographies) Reviews

Jennifer Lopez: A Biography (Greenwood Biographies)

One of Hollywood’s first openly Latin stars, Jennifer Lopez has held fast to her New York Bronx roots, while rising above them to become the highest paid Latina actress in history. Her expansive body of work-ranging from film, music, and dance to television production and fashion-has broken down long-standing racial barriers and earned her a place in Forbes’ 2007 list of the Top 20 Richest Women in Entertainment. In spite of several box office and a dramatic personal life that has made her the frequent target of tabloid gossip, this determined artist has managed to retain her place at the top of her field and stands poised to make more significant contributions to the entertainment industry.Since bursting into the spotlight with her portr

List Price: $ 35.00

Price: $ 35.00

Related Jennifer Lopez Products

Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by admin - August 4, 2011 at 7:19 am

Categories: Music   Tags: , , , , ,

Christina Aguilera: A Biography (Greenwood Biographies)

Christina Aguilera: A Biography (Greenwood Biographies)

Christina Aguilera appeared on Star Search when she was eight years old and hasn’t stopped performing since. Christina Aguilera: A Biography traces the life and career of this exceptional performer, looking also at the historical, political, and philosophical influences that have affected and motivated her. Readers will learn about the little girl who used music to drown the horrors of domestic abuse, about the young television star who wowed audiences with a voice that spanned four octaves, and, of course, about the wildly successful artist of today.Offering a complete and balanced portrayal, the book begins with Aguilera’s childhood and ends with her current activities. It discusses early influences on her music, her father’s role in fost

List Price: $ 35.00

Price: $ 29.40

Burlesque: The Motion Picture

The official companion to the upcoming musical motion picture event. In Burlesque, Christina Aguilera plays Ali, a small-town girl who follows her dreams to Los Angeles and finds work at an ailing theater owned by Tess (Cher). On her way toward stage success, Ali is helped by a sharp-witted stage manager (Stanley Tucci) and fabulous host (Alan Cumming), finds a friend (Julianne Hough) and a jealous enemy (Kristen Bell), falls for a bartender (Cam Gigandet), and receives an enticing proposal from a charismatic entrepreneur (Eric Dane). Breathtaking choreography, outrageous costumes, and original and classic songs make Burlesque the kind of brash and bold musical fans go mad for. Filled with scenes from the film, exclusive behind-the-scenes p

List Price: $ 30.00

Price: $ 15.01

Find More Christina Aguilera Products

4 comments - What do you think?  Posted by admin - July 23, 2011 at 10:11 am

Categories: Music   Tags: , , , ,

Beyoncé Knowles: A Biography (Greenwood Biographies) Reviews

Beyoncé Knowles: A Biography (Greenwood Biographies)

  • ISBN13: 9780313359149
  • Condition: New
  • Notes: BUY WITH CONFIDENCE, Over one million books sold! 98% Positive feedback. Compare our books, prices and service to the competition. 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed

Although Beyoncé Knowles is not yet 30, the sensual superstar has already succeeded on many levels: as a dancer, singer, composer, model, music producer, video director and actress. Like rap star/entrepreneur Jay-Z, with whom Beyoncé recently married, she has evolved into a businesswoman, who with her designer-mother, Tina Knowles, markets Beyoncé’s personal fashion line, House of Dereon. The multi-talented, global entertainer lends her name and image to many commercial and philanthropic ventures. She is the spokeswoman for L’Oreal and appears in ads for Pepsi and Ford.This biography tells the story of a young, talented woman’s meteoric rise in the entertainment industry. From a shy, demure Catholic schoolgirl growing up in Houston, Texa

List Price: $ 35.00

Price: $ 35.00

1 comment - What do you think?  Posted by admin - at 10:02 am

Categories: Music   Tags: , , , , ,