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Shine bright : a very personal history of black women in pop

text Shine bright : a very personal history of black women in pop

Summary

"From one of the preeminent cultural critics of her generation, a radiant weave of memoir, criticism, and biography that tells the story of black women in music--from the Dixie Cups to Gladys Knight to Janet, Whitney, and Mariah-- as the foundational story of American pop"--

Contents

Part 1. The Dixie Cups ; Leontyne + Dionne + Cissy ; Miss Ross ; Gladys ; Donna ; Marilyn + Peaches ; Stephanie + The Wiz ; Jody + Deniece -- Part 2. Whitney and Aretha -- Part 3. Janet ; Mariah -- Outro -- Gratitude.

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Description
xxv, 292 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Publisher
Roc Lit 101, One World 2022

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Woodmere (Main Branch) 782.42 SMI in New Non-fiction Available

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