Hardback Fever : Little Willie John's fast life, strange death, and the birth of soul / Susan Whitall and Kevin John.
Publication year: 2011
Publisher: London : Titan,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780857681379 (hbk.) : 0857681370 (hbk.) :
Considered to be the 'father of soul', Little Willie John was a profound influence on the likes of James Brown and Marvin Gaye. Co-authored by Little Willie's son, this book examines the tragically short life of one of the most important voices in black music.
352 p. : ill. (some col.)