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You're History : The Twelve Strangest Women in Music

Chow, Lesley More by this author...£10.99

Raucous, sensual and sublime: how twelve pioneering female artists rewrote the rules of pop. From Kate Bush to Nicki Minaj, from Janet Jackson to TLC and Taylor Swift, pop's greatest female pioneers are simply strange: smashing notions of taste and decorum, and replacing them with new ideals of pleasure. Instead of rehashing biographies, Lesley Chow dives deep into the music of these groundbreaking performers, identifying the ecstatic moments in their songs and finding out what makes them unique. You're History is a love letter to pop's most singular achievements, celebrating the innovations of women who are still critically underrated. It's a tour that includes tributes to Chaka Khan, Rihanna, Azealia Banks, Sade, Neneh Cherry, Shakespears Sister, Azealia Banks, and many more...

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