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Fever: Little Willie John's Fast Life, Strange Dea&hellip by Susan Whitall
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great read!!, 25 July 2011
I decided to buy this book because Keith John recommended it to me,and I was interrested in his father's history. As a dutch girl I didn't know much about LWJ and the history of music in Detroit,but to my surprice I did know most of the musicians mentioned in the book. It also gives a great insight in how life used to be for african americans after the Great Migration. It is a great read starting with his childhood,his rise to fame and his tragic death in jail. It gives a personal insight into his turbulent life,I can see where Keith John got his energetic,loving personality and beautifull voice. The book is complimented by a lot of great pictures most of them provided by the John family… Read more

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