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Author Awkward, Michael.

Title Soul covers : rhythm and blues remakes and the struggle for artistic identity : (Aretha Franklin, Al Green, Phoebe Snow) / Michael Awkward.

Imprint Durham : Duke University Press, c2007.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    784.55 AWK    Available
Description xxvii, 246 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series Refiguring American music
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [225]-233) and index.
Contents "She's the next one" : Aretha Franklin's Unforgettable : a tribute to Dinah Washington and the black women's vocal legacy -- "Something like wholeness" : Al Green's Call me and the struggle for thematic integrity -- "Miss Snow, are you black?" : second childhood and the cultural politics of musical style in the post-civil rights era.
Subject Franklin, Aretha.
Green, Al, 1946-
Snow, Phoebe.
Soul music -- History and criticism.
ISBN 9780822339809 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822339803 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822339977 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822339978 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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