Terrific new music documentary "Twenty Feet From Stardom" official trailer(2013) - about the back-up singers who made Jagger, Springteen etc sound so great. None of these women ever really got credit for the awesome talent they brought to some of the greatest recordings of all time! The DVD is available on Netflix....worth watching for sure!!!
Spotlighting Background Singers In 'Twenty Feet From Stardom' - Darlene Love, one of the background singers featured in Twenty Feet From Stardom, didn't receive credit for singing hits in the 1950s and '60s and says her career was derailed by legendary producer Phil Spector.
'20 Feet From Stardom' Gets Its Turn in Oscars' Spotlight. How legendary record man Gil Friesen's documentary about backup singers wowed the film world. Jo Lawry, Judith Hill and Lisa Fischer in 'Twenty Feet From Stardom' Photo: RADiUS-TWC/Courtesy Everett Collection Read more: http://www.rollingstone.com/movies/news/twenty-feet-from-stardom-gets-its-turn-in-oscars-spotlight-20140117#ixzz2qiafYQPN Follow us: @Michelle Rolling Stone on Twitter | RollingStone on Facebook
Twenty Feet from Stardom. They are the voices behind the greatest rock, pop and R&B hits of all time, but no one knows their names. Now, in this award-winning documentary, director Morgan Neville shines the spotlight on the untold stories of such legendary background singers as Darlene Love, Merry Clayton, Lisa Fischer, Judith Hill, and more.
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