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When the Beat Was Born: DJ Kool Herc and the Creation of Hip Hop (Coretta Scott King - John Steptoe Award for New Talent)
By Brand: Roaring Brook Press
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mpn: Illustrated, ean: 9781596435407, isbn: 1596435402,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 138 reviews
A John Steptoe New Talent Award WinnerBefore there was hip hop, there was DJ Kool Herc. On a hot day at the end of summer in 1973 Cindy Campbell threw a back-to-school party at a park in the South Bronx. Her brother, Clive Campbell, spun the records. He had a new way of playing the music to make the breaks―the musical interludes between verses―longer for dancing. He called himself DJ Kool Herc and this is When the Beat Was Born. From his childhood in Jamaica to his youth in the Bronx, Laban

Black Cat Bone
By Brand: Creative Editions
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ean: 9781568461946, isbn: 1568461941,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 10 reviews
Legend credits his success to a midnight pact at a crossroads, but what is the real story of bluesman Robert Johnson?Used Book in Good Condition.

The Extraordinary Music of Mr. Ives: The True Story of a Famous American Composer
By HMH Books for Young Readers
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ean: 9780547238661, isbn: 0547238665,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
When the Lusitania was attacked in 1915, the American composer and New Yorker Charles Ives transformed the experience of this heartbreaking news into a musical piece. It begins with a jumble of traffic noises, then the hurdy-gurdy swells into the lovely old hymn “In the Sweet Bye-and-Bye.” In lyrical text and watercolors—sometimes in dramatic wordless spreads—this thoughtful picture book reveals not only a wartime tragedy, but a composer’s conviction that everyday music can convey

Who Was Selena?
By Penguin Workshop
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ean: 9781524786755, isbn: 1524786756,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 65 reviews
Discover why Selena, the Queen of Tejano music, became one of the most celebrated Mexican-American entertainers of the twentieth century!As a young girl, Selena Quintanilla sang in a band called Selena y Los Dinos with her brother and sister. The family performed at fairs, weddings, quinceañeras, and on street corners in their native Texas. Selena learned how to sing in Spanish and soon became hugely popular within the Latino community--so much so that she became the best-selling Latin artist

Little Melba and Her Big Trombone
By Lee & Low Books
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781600608988, isbn: 1600608981,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 117 reviews
Melba Doretta Liston loved the sounds of music from as far back as she could remember. As a child, she daydreamed about beats and lyrics, and hummed along with the music from her family s Majestic radio. At age seven, Melba fell in love with a big, shiny trombone, and soon taught herself to play the instrument. By the time she was a teenager, Melba s extraordinary gift for music led her to the world of jazz. She joined a band led by trumpet player Gerald Wilson and toured the country.

Frankie Liked to Sing
By Abrams Books for Young Readers
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mpn: 1, ean: 9781419716447, isbn: 1419716441,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 69 reviews
Frankie Liked to Sing celebrates the life of Frank Sinatra, whose iconic voice changed popular music forever and influenced generations of listeners all over the world. From his early days in Hoboken, New Jersey, to making it big in New York City, Sinatra was determined to follow his dream of being a singer and moving people with his voice. And now, one hundred years after his birth, his legacy lives on with this spirited and loving tribute..

Ella Queen of Jazz
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ean: 9781847809186, isbn: 1847809189,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 81 reviews
Ella Fitzgerald sang the blues and she sang them good. Ella and her fellas were on the way up! It seemed like nothing could stop her, until the biggest club in town refused to let her play… and all because of her colour. But when all hope seemed lost, little did Ella imagine that a Hollywood star would step in to help. This is the incredible true story of how a remarkable friendship between Ella Fitzgerald and Marilyn Monroe was born – and how they worked together to overcome prejudice and

When Paul Met Artie: The Story of Simon & Garfunkel
By Candlewick
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ean: 9780763681746, isbn: 0763681741,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 111 reviews
From childhood friendship to brief teenage stardom, from early failures to musical greatness — the incredible story of how Simon & Garfunkel became a cherished voice of their generation.Long before they became one of the most beloved and successful duos of all time, Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel were just two kids growing up in Queens, New York — best friends who met in a sixth-grade production of Alice in Wonderland and bonded over girls, baseball, and rock ’n’ roll. As teens, they

Elvis: The Story of the Rock and Roll King
By Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
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ean: 9780805094473, isbn: 0805094474,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 18 reviews
An only child, a mama's boy―Elvis was a shy kid who struggled to make friends and found comfort singing in church and learning guitar. While in high school, he continued his music but was often ridiculed by students. On a whim, he recorded a song for his mom's birthday at Sun Record Studios as part of a customer promotion. The studio loved it so much that they sent it to local record stations . . . and the rest is history.Here is the story of how a poor kid from Tupelo, Mississippi, became an

Leontyne Price: Voice of a Century
By Knopf Books for Young Readers
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mpn: 9780375856068, ean: 9780375856068, isbn: 0375856064,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 102 reviews
A stunning picture-book biography of iconic African American opera star Leontyne Price.   Born in a small town in Mississippi in 1927, the daughter of a midwife and a sawmill worker, Leontyne Price might have grown up singing the blues. But Leontyne had big dreams—and plenty to be thankful for—as she surrounded herself with church hymns and hallelujahs, soaked up opera arias on the radio, and watched the great Marian Anderson grace the stage.              While racism made it

Bach's Goldberg Variations
By Charlesbridge
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ean: 9781570915109, isbn: 1570915105,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 53 reviews
Johann Gottlieb Goldberg is a young servant in the employ of Count Keyserlingk. A talented musician, the boy secretly practices playing the harpsichord at night. When the count discovers Goldberg one evening, he challenges Goldberg to combine all the harpsichord music he's learned--and to throw in a riddle. In a panic, Goldberg turns to Johann Sebastian Bach for the perfect piece of music to appease the count. Stylized illustrations include elements from the baroque period. For families,

A Kiss Goodnight
By Disney Editions
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ean: 9781484782286, isbn: 1484782283,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 39 reviews
A Kiss Goodnight is a valentine to Walt Disney from the legendary songwriter Richard Sherman. Opening with a touching story about what inspired Richard to write the song, A Kiss Goodnight tells the story of how a young Walt Disney was enchanted by fireworks and how he kept his promise to send all his guests home with a special kiss goodnight. Beautifully illustrated by Disney legend Floyd Norman A Kiss Goodnight will be the must-have picture book for families to enjoy together and for Disney

When I Get Older: The Story behind "Wavin' Flag"
By Tundra Books
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mpn: col. Illustrations, ean: 9781770493025, isbn: 1770493026,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 117 reviews
“Wavin’Flag” has become an international anthem. Its powerful words of hope have crossed generations and borders, and have made K’NAAN an international star.In his first book for children, When I Get Older, Somali-Canadian poet, rapper, singer, and songwriter K’NAAN tells his own story. Born in Somalia, he grew up in Mogadishu. His grandfather was a renowned poet who passed on his love of words to his grandson. When the Somali Civil War began in 1991, K’NAAN was just thirteen. His

Alan Jackson (Blue Banner Biographies)
By Mitchell Lane Publishers
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ean: 9781584155041, isbn: 1584155043,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
Alan Jackson has always been able to connect with his country music fans, but when he wrote a song addressing the terrorist attacks on American soil in September 2001, he touched the whole country. After debuting ''Where Were You (When the World Stopped Turning),'' the popular star reached legendary status. Since the release of his first album in 1990, Jackson has rocketed to the top of country music, earning more than 50 top awards, including Entertainer of the Year five times. His climb to

Trombone Shorty
By imusti
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mpn: YES14670457, ean: 9781419714658, isbn: 1419714651,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
''Winner of both a Caldecott Honor and a Coretta Scott King Award, this beautiful picture book for older kids is an inspirational look at overcoming our circumstances to follow our dreams, in this case that of a young musician in New Orleans.'' - Seira Wilson, Amazon EditorA 2016 Caldecott Honor Book and Coretta Scott King (Illustrator) Award Winner Hailing from the Tremé neighborhood in New Orleans, Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews got his nickname by wielding a trombone twice as long as he

AC/DC: Hard Rock Band (Rebels of Rock)
By Enslow Pub Inc
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ean: 9780766030312, isbn: 0766030318,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 46 reviews
''A biography of Australian hard rock band AC/DC''--Provided by publisher..

I, Vivaldi
By Eerdmans Books for Young Readers
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mpn: 9780802853189, ean: 9780802853189, isbn: 0802853188,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 78 reviews
In this dynamic picture-book biography, told as if by Vivaldi himself, the famous musician's energetic personality and steadfast dedication to music come alive.Despite his mother's vow for him to become a priest, young Vivaldi is only interested in music. He soon grows from a feisty boy who wants to play the violin into a stubborn young man who puts his musical training ahead of his studies for priesthood.Beautiful, ornate artwork portrays the spirit and splendor of Vivaldi's hometown, Venice.

John Lennon: Imagine (American Rebels)
By Brand: Enslow Publishers
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mpn: Illustrated, ean: 9780766036758, isbn: 0766036758,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 110 reviews
From his days in England as a founding member of the Beatles to his time as a solo musician, peace activist, and stay-at-home dad in his adopted hometown of New York City, John Lennon made a mark on popular culture that is without parallel. Author Jeff Burlingame explores the life of this rebellious and gifted musician, whose music and life story still resonate and remain popular with both young and old some three decades after his untimely death in 1980.Used Book in Good Condition.

Buddy: The Story of Buddy Holly
By Brand: Simon n Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books
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ean: 9780689866678, isbn: 0689866674,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 109 reviews
From his childhood days through his untimely death, a picture book biography offers a look at the life, times, accomplishments, and inspirations of this celebrated guitarist, singer, and songwriter from the Lone Star state.Used Book in Good Condition.

By Arthur A. Levine Books
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mpn: FBA-|298281, ean: 9780439507370, isbn: 0439507375,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 89 reviews
From the author of FRIDA comes a jangly, jumpy, beboping book about Dizzy Gillespie, the clown prince of jazz.This is the story of Dizzy Gillespie, a real cool cat who must have been born with a horn in his hands, judging from the way he played the trumpet. Jazz was his ticket on a train to better days, and he left his hard life in a small town for New York City and the hottest band around. But did Dizzy stand straight and play right? NO! He was a clown. He hit high notes, low notes,

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