The Wild American is the story of Kristofferson's triumphant pursuit of a career that took an even more unlikely turn when he broke into movies and became famous all over again. Kris Kristofferson is one of country music's most illustrious singer-songwriters. Seemingly destined for a distinguished military career, ex-Golden Gloves boxer and Rhodes scholar Kristofferson gave it all up to sweep floors in Nashville, began to pitch his songs to his musical heroes and finally became a star himself.Overcoming his instinctive reticence, Kris obtained letters of recommendation from his teachers that were uniformly ... Cone, the football coach, for ideas on what to say about his pupil, who responded, aKris is a football player by the will of Krisanbsp;...
|Title||:||Kristofferson: The Wild American|
|Publisher||:||Omnibus Press - 2009-12-17|