The Ballad of Tommy LiPuma (Paperback)

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Gold Award, Independent Publisher Book Awards

Nominated, Award of Excellence in Historical Sound Research by the Association for Recorded Sound Collections

The Ballad of Tommy LiPuma is the story of one of America's most successful record producers, whose work with seminal artists like Miles Davis, Diana Krall, Barbra Streisand, Rickie Lee Jones, George Benson, and Willie Nelson went on to sell over 75 million records. It is also an amazing picaresque journey that opens with the murder of a man on a dirt path in Sicily and concludes with five trips up the Grammy red carpet, a real-life Horatio Alger adventure that touches on bootleggers, gangsters, artists, hipsters, and the industry that changed popular culture around the world. Finally, it's a deeply personal account of how music saved one man's life, and how he went on to affect the lives of millions of others. The book includes Tommy LiPuma's complete discography.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780578964973
ISBN-10: 057896497X
Publisher: Nardis Books
Publication Date: August 3rd, 2021
Pages: 286
Language: English