Philip Norman is an award-winning novelist and biographer who, in 1969–70, was assigned to cover the breakup of Beatles’ own business utopia, Apple Corps. He is the author of SHOUT!: The Beatles in Their Generation , RAVE ON: The Biography of Buddy Holly, and many other books. He lives in London.
From exclusive interviews with those closest to Mick Jagger, such as ex-girlfriends Chrissie Shrimpton and Cleo Sylvestre, which shed light on little seen aspects of Jagger's personality, to record-straightening revelations about Jagger's infamous 1967 drugs bust and the notorious Altamont concert, Philip Norman's groundbreaking biography crafts a vivid portrait of the real man behind the swagger, little glimpsed and much misunderstood.