I Am Charlie Wilson by Charlie Wilson

By Charlie Wilson

The long-awaited memoir of seven-time Grammy-nominated artist Charlie Wilson, the long-lasting R&B and Funk singer-songwriter-producer—interwoven along with his reminiscences of participating with fellow artists resembling Stevie ask yourself, the Rolling Stones, and Snoop Dogg.

Recognized internationally for his targeted voice and undying hits spanning a profession of approximately part a century, Charlie Wilson is likely one of the such a lot celebrated musicians of his new release. So it took family and friends all at once whilst he checked into rehab and published that he have been not just homeless, but in addition helpless.

Here, within the memoir fanatics were challenging, is the tale of ways love and religion carried him via not just his habit, but in addition prostate melanoma. the following, too, is the tale of his paintings within the tune company, together with a profession resurgence that observed collaborations with the most sought-after artists of this day, together with Pharrell and Justin Timberlake.

Now over two decades sober, Wilson recounts a existence jam-packed with vertiginous highs and heartbreaking lows. His is a narrative of overcome adversity, braveness within the face of utmost trouble, and love while all else is misplaced. it's a story of the final sixty years in social and dad tradition historical past, and one who will stick with you for years yet to come.

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