Meet 40 of the most important and exciting black musicians the world has ever seen
Each 40 Inspiring Icons title introduces readers to a fascinating non-fiction subject through its 40 most famous people or groups. In this book, 40 of the most inspirational movers, shakers and innovators in black music history are waiting to be heard. Find out about each artists most iconic shows, genre defining techniques, friends, rivals and nicknames. Each artist profile is complete with 5 must-listen-to tracks: perfect for the budding audiophile.
Olivier Cachin is an experienced French writer and TV and radio journalist, specialising in African American music and hip-hop. Jérome Masi is a freelance illustrator from France whose client includes Monocle magazine, Der Spiegel, Puma and British Airways.
Children’s & educational
Wide Eyed Editions
40 Inspiring Icons
7 - 10
Personal & social issues: racism & multiculturalism (Children's / Teenage)