You will be creating a comic book biography of one
of the top 100 musicians of rock and roll. Your comic book should
include the following: name, where they are from, date of
birth/death, family information, style of music, honors received (number
1s, Grammys, Oscars, R&R Hall Of Fame), album sales, discography,
chief influences and who they influenced, important trivia, and
instruments played. Any other information that you feel is important
can be included. For example, you may choose to write a personal
reflection of their music.
will also need lots and lots of pictures to create your comic book.
These don't have to be pictures of only the artist or band themselves.
You can include pictures of their family, good friends and
collaborators, instruments they played, their homes, etc. The sky is
There's no limit of pages in your comic book, but it's going to be difficult to do this with less than three pages.
far as your sources go, start with these. I'm not going to ban
Wikipedia, but I wouldn't use it for biographical information. However,
it's a great source for finding all of their songs, albums, and
information about their songs and albums. Don't be afraid to look for
the official websites of your artist for the definitive information.