Ray Charles: Man and Music, Updated Commemorative Edition
Ray Charles: Man and Music is a complete biography of this seminal singer/pianist who has been active on the American music scene since the mid-'50s. Originally published in 1995 by Penguin Books, and universally hailed as the definitive biography, this new edition will bring Charles's life up to date, covering the last 7 years of his life.
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RAY CHARLES: Man and MusicUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
A disappointingly superficial account of the life of one of popular music's elder statesmen. Veteran pop-music critic Lydon (Writing and Life, 1995, etc.) follows Charles's journey from his childhood ... Read full review
The filmmaker's handbook: a comprehensive guide for the digital ageUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Lydon is not just a founding editor of Rolling Stone but a professional musician, making him a fitting author of the biography of the great Charles. Read full review