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Bob Seger
   
Number of songs: 5 | Total weeks on charts: 20
Appearing in a total number of: 5 charts | Total period running: 182 days
Biography

Robert Clark "Bob" Seger (born May 6, 1945) is an American rock singer-songwriter, guitarist and pianist. As a locally successful Detroit-area artist, he performed and recorded as Bob Seger and the Last Heard and Bob Seger System throughout the 1960s. By the early 1970s, he had dropped the "System" from his recordings and continued to strive for broader success with various other bands. In 1973, he put together the Silver Bullet Band, a group of Detroit-area musicians, with whom he became most successful on the national level with the album Live Bullet, recorded live with the Silver Bullet Band in 1975 at Cobo Hall in Detroit, Michigan. In 1976, he achieved a national breakout with the studio album Night Moves. On his studio albums, he also worked extensively with the Alabama-based Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section, which appeared on several of Seger's best-selling singles and albums. 

A roots rocker with a classic raspy, shouting voice, Seger wrote and recorded songs that dealt with love, women and blue-collar themes and was an exemplar of heartland rock. Seger has recorded many hits, including "Night Moves", "Turn the Page", "We've Got Tonight", "Against the Wind", and "Shakedown" that was written for Beverly Hills Cop II and "Like a Rock", and also co-wrote the Eagles' number-one hit "Heartache Tonight". His iconic recording of "Old Time Rock and Roll" was named one of the Songs of the Century in 2001. 

With a career spanning five decades, Seger continues to perform and record today. Seger was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2004 and the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2012.
Sources: Last.fm, Wikipedia


Bob Seger in the news
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Bruce Hornsby Debuts 'Bright Star Cast' Featuring Jamila Woods & Vernon Reid (22/07/2020) Pete Carr, Muscle Shoals Guitarist, Dead At 70 (30/06/2020)
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Victoria Reed Wants To "Heal Your Pain" (16/04/2020) ignore (11/04/2020)
ignore (11/04/2020) Detroit Artist Unites City By Creating Music Video Honoring Front-Liners (11/04/2020)
Victoria Reed Feels The "Same Way" On New Single And Video; New Album 'Aquamadre' Out April 24th (10/04/2020) Chart Topping Americana Country Artist/Songwriter Chris Gardner Releases Two New Music Videos (18/03/2020)
Americana Singer-songwriter Patsy Thompson To Release New Album "Fabulous Day" (03/03/2020) ignore (10/01/2020)
Capitol Records Celebrates The Launch Of Bob Seger's Official Artist Channel On Youtube With The Premiere Of A "Night Moves" Lyric Video (10/01/2020)
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