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More Room in a Broken Heart: The True Adventures of Carly Simon Stephen Davis

More Room in a Broken Heart: The True Adventures of Carly Simon

Stephen Davis

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ISBN : 9781592406517
Hardcover
432 pages
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A love song to an American icon: the first full-length biography of Carly Simon, from an acclaimed music journalist who has known her for decadesShes won two Grammys and an Academy Award, and her albums have sold more than forty million copies.MoreA love song to an American icon: the first full-length biography of Carly Simon, from an acclaimed music journalist who has known her for decadesShes won two Grammys and an Academy Award, and her albums have sold more than forty million copies. Her music has touched countless lives since her debut in the 1970s, yet her own life story has remained unpublished-until now. Tapping private archives, family interviews, and a forty-year friendship with the legend herself, Stephen Davis at last captures Carly Simons extraordinary journey from shy teenager to superstar. I Believe in Love candidly covers everything her fans want to know, includingGrowing up with her father, publishing mogul Richard SimonThe Bob Dylan turning point that launched her careerThe real story behind Youre So VainCarlys severe stage fright (shes the only musical guest to pretape an SNL segment)Romantic involvements with Mick Jagger, Warren Beatty, and Cat StevensHow Carly and James Taylor went from being pop musics reigning couple to independent souls living at opposite ends of MassachusettsSurviving breast cancerHer recent financial and spiritual crisesAlong the way, Davis vividly takes readers back to some of the most powerful eras in American music history and delivers a tribute worthy of the artist and her loyal fans, who know that nobody does it better than Carly Simon.