Gary The Definitive Biography of Gary Barlow

by Sean Smith

Biography / Autobiography

Gary The Definitive Biography of Gary Barlow Synopsis

Top celebrity biographer Sean Smith tells the story of national treasure Gary Barlow, one of the UK's greatest songwriters and musicians. Throughout a stellar career, nobody has been more misunderstood than Gary Barlow. When he first found fame, he was perceived as too arrogant. Then, after a spectacular slump and amazing recovery, he adopted a modesty that underrates his lifetime achievements. In this book Sean Smith redresses the balance by revealing the real man, the romances that shaped his life and the passion for music that drives him. A singer and virtuoso keyboard player who performed in working men's clubs from the age of thirteen, Gary Barlow would go on to achieve phenomenal success as the musical force behind Take That, the most popular boy band of all time. Now recognized as one of the greatest songwriters and musicians the UK has ever produced, Gary is among the best-known faces on television, returning as head judge on the X Factor in 2013. Featuring original interviews with many people who have never spoken before, Gary is a celebration of a complex and unique talent.

If you loved this, you might like these...

Jo Malone: My Story
You Left Early
First Man In Leading from the Front
Mrs Pankhurst's Purple Feather Fashion, Fury and Feminism - Women's Fight for Change

All versions of this book

ISBN: 9781471102233
Publication date: 27/03/2014
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd
Format: Paperback

ISBN: 9781471102219
Publication date: 26/09/2013
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd
Format: Hardback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781471102233
Publication date: 27th March 2014
Author: Sean Smith
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd
Format: Paperback
Genres: Biography / Autobiography,
Categories:

About Sean Smith

Sean Smith is the UK's leading celebrity biographer and the author of the number one bestseller Cheryl, the definitive biography of Cheryl Cole, as well as bestselling books about Robbie Williams, Tulisa Contostavlos and Kate Middleton. His books about the most famous people of our times have been translated throughout the world. His subjects include Kylie Minogue, Alesha Dixon, Justin Timberlake, Britney Spears, Victoria Beckham, Jennifer Aniston and J. K. Rowling. The film Magic Beyond Words: The J. K. Rowling Story was based on his biography of the Harry Potter author. Described by the Independent as a 'fearless chronicler', he ...

More About Sean Smith

More Books By Sean Smith

Cover for George by Sean Smith
Cover for Tom Jones - The Life by Sean Smith
Cover for Tom Jones - The Life by Sean Smith
View All Books By Sean Smith

Share this book