Working Class Man by Jimmy Barnes
Hand Signed by Jimmy Barnes to the Title Page
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It’s a life too big and a story too extraordinary for just one book. Jimmy Barnes, Barnsey’ to generations of Australians, has lived many lives from Glaswegian migrant kid to front man of Cold Chisel, to solo superstar, to crooner and proud father of his own musical clan. In this sequel to the critically acclaimed bestseller, Working Class Boy, Jimmy picks up the story of his life as he leaves Adelaide on the road to Armidale with a then unknown band, Cold Chisel. The story of how Jimmy Barnes became rock royalty is one hell of a story. But beyond the merry-go-round of fame, drugs and rehab, across the Cold Chisel, solo and soul years -- this is the story of surviving and of finding home.
About the Author: Jimmy Barnes is a Scottish-born rock singer-songwriter who grew up in Adelaide. His career, both as a solo performer and as the lead vocalist of the legendary band Cold Chisel, has made him one of the most successful and distinctive artists in Australian music history. A prolific songwriter and performer, Jimmy has been a storyteller for more than 40 years, sharing his life and passions with Australians of all ages at over ten thousand gigs throughout his adopted homeland. In the process he has amassed more #1 albums in Australia than the Beatles: four with Cold Chisel and eleven as a solo artist, including the iconic For the Working Class Man. Across his career Jimmy has sold over 12 million albums and he has been inducted into the ARIA Hall of Fame twice. Jimmy lives in New South Wales, with Jane, his wife of 36 years, their children, grandchildren and two schnauzers. As well as writing and recording new music and touring virtually non-stop, he is currently working on the second volume of his memoirs.
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