True Stories of How Music's Biggest Stars Went from Start to Stardom. Everyone comes from somewhere: How They Made It is a savvy insider's tale that traces the career trajectories of a cross section of top selling recording artists, puncturing the mythologies of the music business to reveal the truths within. Hard work and persistence are the common themes, dispelling the notion of "overnight success." Artists covered include Jim Brickman, Green Day, Norah Jones, Maroon5, John Mayer, Alanis Morissette, OutKast, Rufus Wainright and Lee Ann Womack.
Author is well-known writer for Music Connection magazine, the best source for music business news published from Los Angeles. ©2006, 198 pages.