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Gordon Lightfoot

Gordon Lightfoot

born 17. 11. 1938 in Orillia/ Ontario/ Canada
Record Labels: Chateau, Ame, United Artists, Sunset, Reprise, Warner Brothers
First Top Ten Hit: If You Could Read My Mind (1971) First No. 1 Hit: Sundown (1974)

Gordon Lightfoot, a Canadian folk country poet, first roamed the bars and clubs as a bard in his homeland. He became famous and popular in the USA when singers like Marty Robbins and George Hamilton IV made the Lightfoot compositions "Ribbon Of Darkness", "Steel Rail Blues", "Early Morning Rain" and "F or Loving Me" hits. Lightfoot himself was considered an insider tip as a singer for a long time. Only a change of company, combined with a change of musical arrangement, brought him to the international charts. On the whole, however, Lightfoot has remained more of an L.P. artist to this day. His early L.P.s for United Artists are still the most beautiful and valuable for the friend of CountryMusic due to the small ensembles with two guitars and bass. Gordon Lightfoot was influenced by Pete Seeger, Bob Gibson and the duo "Ian & Sylvia". His first records were made in the early 1960s for Chateau Records, recordings that have long since become one of the most sought-after collectors' items.

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Lightfoot! - The Way I Feel (CD)
Gordon Lightfoot: Lightfoot! - The Way I Feel (CD) Art-Nr.: BCD15576

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1-CD with 36-page booklet, 26 tracks. Playing time approx. 78 mns. Canada's Gordon Lightfoot parlayed his songwriting into a recording career, though this wasn't a case of a mediocre singer who happened to craft fine songs. His debut...
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Sunday Concert, Plus (CD)
Gordon Lightfoot: Sunday Concert, Plus (CD) Art-Nr.: BCD15691

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1-CD with 36-page booklet, 16 tracks. Playing time approx. 54 mns. Gordon Lightfoot's Massey Hall concerts in Toronto are a 30-year tradition. The March 30th, 1969 concert not only allowed the singer/songwriter an opportunity to perform...
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Did She Mention My Name - Back Here On Earth
Gordon Lightfoot: Did She Mention My Name - Back Here On Earth Art-Nr.: BCD15699

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1-CD with 40-page booklet, 24 tracks. Playing time approx. 78 mns. By 1968, Gordon Lightfoot was coming to terms with stardom and changes in the music world. His third United Artists album, "Did She Mention My Name", was produced in New...
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An Introduction To Gordon Lightfoot (CD)
Gordon Lightfoot: An Introduction To Gordon Lightfoot (CD) Art-Nr.: CDR2570984

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(Rhino Records) 10 tracks 1970-1982 - Essential Nice Price Highlight!***** Gordon Lightfoot, one of the leading singer songwriters of the 1960s and 70s, was Canada's most successful contemporary folk artist, establishing himself as a...
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Solo (CD)
Gordon Lightfoot: Solo (CD) Art-Nr.: CDR2850349

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(Warner) 10 tracks Gordon Lightfoot is Canada's most celebrated songwriter and an international folk legend. Now, after more than a decade, he is announcing his new album Solo - the first studio album with new songs since Harmony was...
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The Complete Singles 1970-1980 (2-CD)
Gordon Lightfoot: The Complete Singles 1970-1980 (2-CD) Art-Nr.: CDRGM0877

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(Real Gone Music) 34 Tracks - Every hit and rare B-side in their hard-to-find original single Versions! Gordon Lightfoot is a genre in its own right. Neither pop nor folk, country or rock, his music is unvarnished, direct, a statement...
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Harmony (CD)
Gordon Lightfoot: Harmony (CD) Art-Nr.: CDLINUS270027

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(Linus) 11 tracks. Few singer songwriters have given as much quality material to the medium as Canadian-born troubadour Gordon Lightfoot, so it comes as no surprise that after suffering a near-fatal abdominal hemorrhage in 2002, he awoke...
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