20 Feet from Stardom. 2013, This fabulous documentary focuses on the backup singers live in a world that lies just beyond the spotlight. Their voices bring harmony to the biggest bands in popular music. If you love music, you will love this doc.
"20 Feet From Stardom" is the untold true story of the backup singers behind some of the greatest musical legends of the 21st century. Triumph and heartbreak in equal measure, the film is both a tribute and reflection to the unsung voices who brought shape and style to popular music. These gifted artists span a range of styles, genres, and eras of popular music, but each has a uniquely fascinating and personal story to share of a life spent in the shadows of superstardom.
20 Feet From Stardom - Rotten Tomatoesaward-winning director Morgan Neville shines a spotlight on the untold true story of the backup singers behind some of the greatest musical legends of the 21st century. Triumphant and heartbreaking in equal measure, the film is both a tribute to the unsung voices who brought shape and style to popular music and a reflection on the conflicts
Mick Jagger Goes Hollywood:A Full Plate At age 70, Jagger is juggling production duties in several notable film and television projects, including an Elvis Presley biopic with Fox 2000, an untitled HBO rock 'n' roll series with Martin Scorsese and Terence Winter, and both a scripted drama series and a Broadway play based on 20 Feet From Stardom, Morgan Neville's Oscar-nominated documentary about backup singers (in which Jagger appears).
Backup singers move out of the background in ‘20 Feet From Stardom’ Photo Victoria Will / Invision / AP - From left, Judith Hill, Merry Claton, Darlene Love, Tata Vega and Lisa Fischer from the film "20 Feet from Stardom. For more go to: www.washingtonpost.com