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Laura Nyro was a beloved and pioneering singer-songwriter of the 1960s and 1970s, whose songs were covered with great success by the Fifth Dimension; Blood, Sweat & Tears; Three Dog Night; and Barbra Streisand. This first biography uncovers previously never revealed details, including a love affair with Jackson Browne, and her relationship with painter Maria Desiderio.Unappreciated in her time, Nyro's legacy is currently experiencing a revival. With her groundbreakingly honest and passionate lyrics, her unusual and innovative rhythms and melody, Nyro's influence is still felt by singers and songwriters today.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780312303181
ISBN-10: 0312303181
Format: Paperback
(230mm x 155mm x 25mm)
Pages: 384
Imprint: St Martin's Press
Publisher: St Martin's Press
Publish Date: 26-Jun-2003
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Michell Kort

Michele Kort, Los Angeles-based writer and editor, has been a journalist for over twenty years. Writing for the "Los Angeles Times, Songwriter, Ms., Los Angeles Magazine, L.A. Reader, Redbook, InStyle, The Advocate, "and "L.A. Weekly," she has won numerous awards. She also coauthored the memoir "The End of Innocence" with Chastity Bono.