I Got Thunder
Black Women Songwriters and Their Craft
Edited by LaShonda Katrice Barnett
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I Got Thunder by LaShonda Katrice Barnett
Book DescriptionIn this often fascinating, nostalgic, and thoroughly moving collection of 20 interviews, author LaShonda Katrice Barnett offers a rare glimpse into the careers of the world's prominent black women performing singers and songwriters. Marking an unprecedented exploration of the musical styles and careers of twenty black women performing songwriters, I Got Thunder represents practically all genres-folk, jazz, neo soul, hip-hop, rhythm and blues, and traditional blues. Barnett's interviews are accompanied by brief biographies and selected discographies for each of the influential artists included. Discussing their influences, inspirations and creative processes are: Abbey Lincoln, Angelique Kidjo, Brenda Russell, Chaka Khan, Dianne Reeves, Dionne Warwick, Joan Armatrading, Miriam Makeba, Narissa Bond, Nina Simone, Nona Hendryx, Odetta, Oleta Adams, Pamela Means, Patti Cathcart Andress (of Tuck & Patti), Shemekia Copeland, Shirley Caesar, Tokunbo Akinro, Toshi Reagon, and Tramaine Hawkins.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781568583310
(210mm x 140mm x 19mm)
Imprint: Nation Books
Publisher: Avalon Publishing Group
Publish Date: 5-Oct-2007
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author LaShonda Katrice Barnett
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Author Biography - LaShonda Katrice Barnett
LaShonda Katrice Barnett, PhD, is in her third year of teaching in the History and Africana Studies departments at Sarah Lawrence College. She has won the Margaret Walker Award for Short Fiction by the College Language Association. Barnett has also formed her own acoustic band and recently recorded two independent records.
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