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Legends of Disco 40 Stars Discuss Their Careers

by James Arena

Legends of Disco 40 Stars Discuss Their Careers Synopsis

In this candid retrospective of the disco era, 40 men and women who reigned over the dance music industry of the 1970s and 1980s recall their lives and careers before, during and after the genre's explosion. Artists interviewed include Alfa Anderson, formerly of Chic; Ed Cermanski and Robert Upchurch of The Trammps; Sarah Dash; producer John Davis; Janice Marie Johnson of A Taste of Honey; France Joli; Denis LePage of Lime; Randy Jones of the Village People; Studio 54 DJ Robbie Leslie; Rob Parissi of Wild Cherry; Bonnie Pointer; producer Warren Schatz; Debbie, Joni and Kim Sledge of Sister Sledge; and many more.

Legends of Disco 40 Stars Discuss Their Careers Press Reviews

If you know James [Arena], you know how much disco music means to him. It has been a passion and true love that has remained with him for decades. I encourage all who love disco music and its personalities to pick up this book. It is the perfect record of note giving you a first rate education on the lives, past and present, of some of the greatest entertainers in the music's history. Disco is not dead, its been immortalized within the pages of Legends of Disco, and we all should be thankful and grateful to James Arena. --Beatselector Magazine; James Arena's passion for capturing the history of disco is not only interesting to discover, but a worthwhile discovery of all the artists who created all those 'good times.' --Edge Media Network.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781476664965
Publication date: 31st March 2016
Author: James Arena
Publisher: McFarland & Co Inc
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 244 pages
Categories: Rock & Pop music, Individual composers & musicians, specific bands & groups,

About James Arena

James Arena is a New York-based author, host and commentator who has been featured on MSNBC, Fox, SiriusXM and other networks. He is the author of various pop culture books a recipient of a G.E.M.A. Foundation/City of Philadelphia award for preserving dance music history.

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