Sly Stone’s Upcoming Memoir: A Journey Through Rock’s Legacy

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A New Chapter in Sly Stone’s Life

Sly Stone, a towering figure in the world of rock music, has announced the release of his much-anticipated memoir. Scheduled to hit the shelves on October 17th, the book is fittingly named Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin).

Stone expressed his excitement, stating, “For as long as I can remember, folks have been asking me to tell my story, [but] I wasn’t ready. I had to be in a new frame of mind to become Sylvester Stewart again to tell the true story of Sly Stone. It’s been a wild ride and hopefully, my fans enjoy it too.”

The Legacy of Sly Stone

Sly Stone, born Sylvester Stewart, has been a transformative figure in rock music. His fusion of rock, soul, and R&B has inspired countless musicians, including those in the hip-hop genre. His band, Sly and the Family Stone, created hits like “Everyday People” and “Dance to the Music,” leaving a lasting impact on the music industry. Watch below:

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In conjunction with the memoir, Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson is crafting a documentary about Stone’s life and influence. This collaboration promises to give fans an in-depth look at a legend who has shaped the musical landscape.

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