Book Preview: Gil Scott-Heron: Pieces of a Man

gil19n-11-webBest known for his 1970 polemic “The Revolution Will Not Be Televised,” Gil Scott-Heron is widely regarded as the forefather of modern hip-hop and has influenced countless writers, academics and musicians from indie rockers to rappers. GIL SCOTT-HERON: Pieces of A Man is the first full biography of the late musical legend based on hours of interviews with Scott-Heron, as well as exclusive access to his friends, collaborators and entire family.

Gil Scott-Heron: Pieces of a Man
By Marcus Baram
(hardcover) $26.99