Classic Musicians By Wikipedia Intro

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??? is an English singer, musician, and songwriter who rose to fame as the lead vocalist and flautist of the progressive rock group Genesis.After leaving Genesis, ??? went on to a successful solo career. His 1986 album, So, is his most commercially successful.
??? was an English musician and singer-songwriter who rose to worldwide fame as one of the founding members of The Beatles.Along with fellow Beatle Paul McCartney, he formed one of the most successful songwriting partnerships of the 20th century.
??? are an Australian rock band who achieved international success in the 1980s. They are the only Australian artists to have a simultaneous #1 album and #1 single in the US.They achieved the same distinction of a simultaneous #1 album and #1 single in the United Kingdom. The group won the 1983 Grammy Award for Best New Artist, and have sold over 30 million albums worldwide.
??? is an American rock band. Formed in 1967, the band grew in popularity during the 1970s and peaked in the early 1980s.Hi Infidelity is the group's most commercially successful album, selling over ten million copies and charting four Top 40 hits in the US.
??? is an American singer-songwriter, musician, poet, film director and painter. He has been a major and profoundly influential figure in popular music and culture for five decadesMuch of his most celebrated work dates from the 1960s when he was an informal chronicler and a seemingly reluctant figurehead of social unrest.
??? is an English musician, actor, record producer and arranger. A major figure for over four decades in the world of popular music, ??? is widely regarded as an innovator.He is known for his distinctive voice, and the intellectual depth and eclecticism of his work. ??? first caught the eye and ear of the public in July 1969, when his song 'Space Oddity' reached the top five of the UK Singles Chart.
??? is a rock band based around guitarist ??? and founded in the late 1960s. It first came to public attention after their performing the song 'Soul Sacrifice' at Woodstock.This initial exposure made their first, eponymous album a hit at the time, followed in the next two years by successful follow-ups Abraxas and ??? III.
??? were an English rock band that achieved worldwide success with their progressive and psychedelic rock music.Their work is marked by the use of philosophical lyrics, sonic experimentation, innovative album art, and elaborate live shows. ??? are one of the most commercially successful and influential rock music groups of all time.
??? is an American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer and activist. Blind since shortly after birth, ??? signed with Motown's Tamla label at the age of 11.Among ???'s best known works are singles such as 'Superstition', 'Sir Duke', 'I Wish' and 'I Just Called to Say I Love You'. Well known albums also include Talking Book, Innervisions and Songs in the Key of Life.
??? was an American soul, R&B, and funk singer, songwriter, and record producer. He is best known for his anthemic music with The Impressions during the Civil Rights Movement.[He is also known] for composing the soundtrack to the blaxploitation film Super Fly, Mayfield is highly regarded as a pioneer of funk and of politically conscious African-American music.
??? are a musical group which originally comprised three brothers. The trio were successful for most of their 40-plus years of recording music.They had two distinct periods of exceptional success: as a pop act in the late 1960s and early 1970s and as prominent performers of the disco music era in the late 1970s.
??? were an English punk rock band that formed in London in 1975. They were responsible for initiating the punk movement in the UK and inspiring many punk and alternative bands.Although their initial career lasted just two-and-a-half years and produced only four singles and one studio album, Never Mind the Bollocks, Here's ???, they are regarded as one of the most influential acts in the history of popular music.

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