Gary Weeks and Dave Beckett formed one of the most popular singing duos of the 1970’s. They earned a gold record with their hit song, Could You Ever Love Me Again? Gary and Dave were nominated for five Juno awards in 1974 and had their own television show on CBC. Gary thought he had reached the pinnacle of success, having negotiated a major deal with a top management company in the United States.
Then in a two-minute phone call, it was all over. But his journey home had just begun.
“I’ll never forget the sense of rejection, the confusion, the despair that loomed over me as I walked the streets of Montreal, alone and penniless. Just a few months earlier, I had been wining and dining in New York City, attending Broadway shows, meeting movie stars like Al Pacino, and preparing to have my own television variety show that would earn a great deal of money and fame. Suddenly, without warning, it all came to a screeching halt. My little empire came crashing down and I felt like my life had been thrown on a scrap heap that nobody cared about.” – Gary Weeks
Includes 32 pages of colour pictures.