Indian Musicians by Genre: Indian Classical Musicians, Indian Jazz Musicians, Indian Rock Musicians, Freddie Mercury, Shankar Jaikishan

Indian Musicians by Genre: Indian Classical Musicians, Indian Jazz Musicians, Indian Rock Musicians, Freddie Mercury, Shankar Jaikishan

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Editorial Reviews - Indian Musicians by Genre From the Publisher Chapters: Indian Classical Musicians, Indian Jazz Musicians, Indian Rock Musicians, Freddie Mercury, Shankar Jaikishan, Bif Naked, Remo Fernandes, Tony Kanal, Music Ensemble of Benares, Samta Prasad, Pantula Rama, Msn Murthy, Jas Mann, Trilok Gurtu, Prakash John, Swami Haridas, Vidya Shah, Luke Kenny, Keshav Sathe, Seshulatha Kosuru, Taufiq Qureshi, Snatam Kaur, Lou Majaw, Apratim Majumdar, Sanjay Chakrabarty, Bharata Muni, Jialal Vasant, Visalakshi Nityanand. Excerpt: Freddie Mercury (born Farokh Bulsara (Gujarati: ), 5 September 1946 24 November 1991) was a British musician, best known as the lead vocalist of the rock band Queen. As a performer, he was known for his flamboyant stage persona and powerful vocals over a four-octave range. As a songwriter, Mercury composed many hits, including "Bohemian Rhapsody", "Killer Queen", "Somebody to Love", "Don't Stop Me Now", "Crazy Little Thing Called Love", "We Are the Champions" and "Barcelona". In addition to his work with Queen, he also led a solo career and was occasionally a producer and guest musician (piano or vocals) for other artists. Mercury, who was a Parsi born in Zanzibar and who grew up there and in India until his mid-teens, has been referred to as "Britain's first Asian rock star". He died of bronchopneumonia brought on by AIDS on 24 November 1991, only one day after publicly acknowledging he had the disease. In 2006, Time Asia named him as one of the most influential Asian heroes of the past 60 years, and he continues to be voted one of the greatest singers in the history of popular music. In 2005, a poll organised by Blender and MTV2 saw Mercury voted the greatest male singer of all time. In 2009, a Classic Rock poll saw him voted the greatest rock singer of all time. In 2008, Rolling Stone... More: http://booksllc.net/?id=42068 Synopsis Chapters: Indian Classical Musicians, Indian Jazz Musicians, Indian Rock
Book Details
ISBN-13: 9781157855378
Publisher: Books LLC
Binding: Paperback
Language: English
Returnable: N
Spine Width: 8 mm
Width: 150 mm
ISBN-10: 1157855377
Publisher Date: 15 Sep 2010
Height: 226 mm
No of Pages: 132
Series Title: English
Weight: 204.3 gr
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