Anyone Who Had a Heart

Anyone Who Had a Heart : My Life and Music

3.47 (303 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

List price: US$27.99

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks


Over the past six decades, Burt Bacharach's legendary songwriting has touched millions of devoted listeners all over the world. In Anyone Who Had a Heart, Bacharach steps out from behind the music to give an honest, engaging look at his life--from his work with Hal David, Dionne Warwick, Elvis Costello, and many others to his tumultuous marriages and the devastating fate of his beloved daughter.Anyone Who Had a Heart is the story of a man who has always expressed his deepest feelings through his music. Filled with the emotional power that defines Burt Bacharach's most unforgettable songs, his memoir offers a candid backstage look at show business as well as the personal struggles of an artist whose incredible body of work has earned him a unique position in the American cultural landscape.
show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 291 pages
  • 154.94 x 231.14 x 35.56mm | 249.47g
  • Harper
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Halftones, color; Halftones, black and white
  • 0062206060
  • 9780062206060
  • 466,749

Review quote

"A congenial overview of a life devoted to music.... Illuminating and gritty."--"Kirkus Reviews"
show more

Rating details

303 ratings
3.47 out of 5 stars
5 12% (37)
4 41% (124)
3 32% (97)
2 12% (37)
1 3% (8)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X