Fever

Little Willie John, A Fast Life, Mysterious Death and the Birth of Soul

by Susan Whitall, Kevin John and Stevie Wonder

Fever

Hardcover, 214 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $25.99 | purchase

Purchase Featured Book

Title
Fever
Subtitle
Little Willie John, A Fast Life, Mysterious Death and the Birth of Soul
Author
Susan Whitall, Kevin John, et al

Your purchase helps support NPR Programming. How?

Book Summary

Recounts the life of the man who invented soul music and is best known for his popular music chart successes, including "All Around the World" (1955), "Need Your Love So Bad" (1956) and "Fever" the same year.

NPR stories about Fever

Reviews From The NPR Community

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and Terms of Use. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.