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Encyclopedia > Rodney Crowell

Texas singer/songwriter, considered as a part of both the Alt Country and the mainstream Country music camps. Came up alongside Steve Earle and others at the (songwriting) feet of the greats Guy Clark and Townes Van Zandt. Played guitar and sang in Emmylou Harris's "Hot Band". Steve Earle (born January 17, 1955) is a country musician who grew up in Schertz, Texas. ... Guy Clark (born 1941) is a country songwriter and performer. ... Townes Van Zandt Townes Van Zandt (March 7, 1944 - January 1, 1997) was a country music songwriter and performer. ... Emmylou Harris on the cover of her collection Profile Emmylou Harris (born April 2, 1947) is a country music singer, songwriter and musician from Birmingham, Alabama, USA. Harris graduated high school as class valedictorian and won a dramatic scholarship to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. ...

The Houston Kid

Hits include:

  • Please Remember Me
  • Leaving Louisiana In The Broad Daylight
  • Shame On The Moon (a hit for Bob Seger)
  • Ain't Living Long Like This
  • Voila, An American Dream
  • Ashes By Now
  • 'Til I Gain Control Again
  • She's Crazy for Leaving
  • After All This Time
  • Lovin' All Night

Robert Clark Bob Seger (May 6, 1945-) was an important figure in American rock and roll and pop music in the 1970s and 1980s, and continues to be influential today. ...

Discography

  • Ain't Living Long Like This, 1980.
  • But What Will the Neighbors Think, 1980.
  • Rodney Crowel, 1981.
  • Street Language, 1986.
  • Diamonds & Dirt, 1988.
  • Keys to the Highway, 1989.
  • Collection, 1989.
  • Life is Messy, 1992.
  • Greatest Hits, 1993.
  • Soul Searchin', 1994.
  • Let the Picture Paint Itself, 1994.
  • Super Hits, 1995.
  • Jewel of the South, 1995.
  • The Cicadas, 1997.
  • The Houston Kid, 2001.
  • Fate's Right Hand, 2003.
  • The Notorious Cherry Bombs, 2004.


Known for being married to:

  • Roseanne Cash
  • Claudia Church

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Rodney Crowell - Music Downloads - Online (450 words)
Bio: While Rodney Crowell first gained widespread recognition as a leader of the new traditionalist movement of the mid-'80s, he in fact was a singer, songwriter, and producer with roots and ambitions extending far beyond the movement's parameters.
Crowell's first big break came while he was performing as a lounge singer, where one of his acoustic sets was heard by Jerry Reed.
Crowell and Cash divorced in 1991, prompting both artists to document their marriage's dissolution with starkly confessional albums; Crowell's 1992 Life Is Messy featured guests Steve Winwood and Linda Ronstadt.
Rodney Crowell (417 words)
While Rodney Crowell first gained widespread recognition as a leader of the new traditionalist movement of the mid-'80s, he in fact was a singer, songwriter, and producer with roots and ambitions extending far beyond the movement's parameters.
Crowell's first big break came while he was performing as a lounge singer, where one of his acoustic sets was heard by Jerry Reed.
Crowell and Cash divorced in 1991, prompting both artists to document their marriage's dissolution with starkly confessional albums; Crowell's 1992 Life Is Messy featured guests Steve Winwood and Linda Ronstadt.
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