FRANK SINATRA: AN EXTRAORDINARY LIFE is a comprehensive account of Frank Sinatra’s life and career. In this revised and updated edition the author has added an exceptional discography compiled around chart placings with all Frank’s US and UK successes listed, according to Billboard (US) and British Hit Singles (UK). This is a compelling biography of Sinatra, one of the world’s biggest stars with remarkable stories on every page. This new edition also has a full and comprehensive index so Sinatra fans can have all the facts about this great man, his music, life and career at their fingertips.
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The journalist, acclaimed author and BBC broadcaster Spencer Leigh is an acknowledged authority on popular music, especially the Beatles. He has written many music biographies to include most recently Simon & Garfunkel, Elvis Presley and Buddy Holly. Leigh broadcasts an analytical music show each week for BBC Radio Merseyside. He has been broadcasting his weekly show, On the Beat, on BBC Radio Merseyside for 30 years and has interviewed thousands of musicians. He has written over twenty-five books, hundreds of album sleeve notes and he writes obituaries of musicians for The Independent and the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. He is an Honoured Friend at Sir Paul McCartney's Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts (LIPA) and he has a Gold Badge of Merit from the British Academy of Composers and Songwriters. Spencer continues to live on Merseyside.
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