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Broken Horses: A Memoir

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Quantity-one New York Occasions greatest sellerThe critically acclaimed singer-songwriter, producer, and six-time Grammy winner opens up a few life formed by music on this candid, heartfelt, and intimate story.“One of many nice memoirs of our time…a present from Brandi’s soul.” (Glennon Doyle)“Brandi’s story is about perseverance, humor, forgiveness, and manifestation. I completely cherished it.” (Elton John)“Damaged Horses led me proper into Brandi’s coronary heart, and my very own.” (Brené Brown)Brandi Carlile was born right into a musically gifted, impoverished household on the outskirts of Seattle and grew up in a relentless state of change, transferring from home to deal with, trailer to trailer, 14 instances in as a few years. Although imperfect in each approach, her dysfunctional childhood was as lovely because it was unusual, and as nurturing because it was troublesome. On the age of 5, Brandi contracted bacterial meningitis, which just about took her life, leaving an indelible mark on her adolescence and altering her journey into younger maturity.As an overtly homosexual teenager, Brandi grappled with the stress between her sexuality and her religion when her pastor publicly refused to baptize her on the day of the ceremony. Shockingly, her small city rallied round Brandi in help and set her on a path to salvation the place the remainder of the misfits and rejects discover it: by means of twisted, joyful, bizarre, and fantastic music.In Damaged Horses, Brandi Carlile takes listeners by means of the occasions of her life that formed her very uncooked artwork – from her begin at a neighborhood singing competitors the place she carried out Elton John’s “Honky Cat” in a bedazzled white polyester swimsuit, to her first break opening for Dave Matthews Band, to many sleepless excursions over 15 years and 6 studio albums, all whereas elevating two kids along with her spouse, Catherine Shepherd. This tough-won success led her to collaborations with private heroes like Elton John, Dolly Parton, Mavis Staples, Pearl Jam, Tanya Tucker, and Joni Mitchell, in addition to her friends within the supergroup The Highwomen, and finally to the Grammy stage, the place she transformed hundreds of thousands of viewers into on the spot followers.Evocative and piercingly sincere, Damaged Horses is without delay an examination of religion by means of the eyes of an individual rejected by the church’s primary tenets and a meditation on the moments and lyrics which have formed the lifetime of a artistic thoughts, an excellent artist, and a real empath on a mission to present again.Carlile recorded new stripped-down, solo renditions of greater than 30 of the songs featured within the e-book, together with her personal and songs from artists who’ve impressed her, from Dolly Parton to Elton John, Leonard Cohen and extra, accessible solely on the audiobook:“I Don’t Harm Anymore” by Hank Snow “Coat of Many Colours” by Dolly Parton “Trip on Out” by Brandi Carlile “Honky Cat” by Elton John and Bernie Taupin “Philadelphia” by Neil Younger “Completely happy” by Brandi Carlile “That Yr” by Brandi Carlile “Hallelujah” by Leonard Cohen “Eye of the Needle” by Brandi Carlile “Turpentine” by Brandi Carlile “Wasted” by Brandi Carlile “The Story” by Brandi Carlile “Nearer to You” by Brandi Carlile “Caroline” by Brandi Carlile “Josephine” by Brandi Carlile “Sugartooth” by Brandi Carlile “Wanting Out” by Brandi Carlile “Starting to Really feel the Years” by Brandi Carlile “Love Songs” by Brandi Carlile “I Will” by Brandi Carlile “I Belong to You” by Brandi Carlile

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