Steve Goodman

by Clay Eals
Steve Goodman
  • ISBN-13: 9781554907328
  • Author(s): Clay Eals
  • Subject: Folk & traditional music|folk music
  • Publisher: Ecw Press
  • Imprint: Ecw Press Digital
  • Publication Date: 15-05-2007
  • Format: Electronic book text

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£11.49

?Steve Goodman wrote Good mornin America, how are ya into the nation s consciousness, becoming one of the most respected singer/songwriters of the 1970s and early 80s. With warmth and wit, he charmed better-known peers, top critics, and countless fans. Yet this 5-foot-2 troubadour nearly lost his chance at adult life. Diagnosed with leukemia at age 20, Goodman kept it a secret for 16 years as he sang for a generation that assumed it would live forever. This biography scrutinizes a theme that Goodman knew all too well: when death is imminent, we grasp that life
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?Steve Goodman wrote Good mornin America, how are ya into the nation s consciousness, becoming one of the most respected singer/songwriters of the 1970s and early 80s. With warmth and wit, he charmed better-known peers, top critics, and countless fans. Yet this 5-foot-2 troubadour nearly lost his chance at adult life. Diagnosed with leukemia at age 20, Goodman kept it a secret for 16 years as he sang for a generation that assumed it would live forever. This biography scrutinizes a theme that Goodman knew all too well: when death is imminent, we grasp that life