Two-time Grammy winning singer and songwriter Rita Coolidge talks about her memoir Delta Lady. Coolidge recounts her solo music career, and her early life as a backup singer for artists including Eric Clapton, Joe Cocker and Stephen Stills, in addition to her work as an uncredited co-writer on “Layla.” She also details her tumultuous 6-year marriage to musician Kris Kristofferson.
Events: Rita Coolidge will be signing copies of her book on Wednesday, June 22 at 7 p.m. at a Hudson Union Society event. Venue details will be provided once you register online. Tickets are $19 each.
On Thursday, June 23 she will be performing at The Cutting Room (44 East 32nd Street) at 7:30 p.m.