America is an English-American folk rock band, originally composed of members Gerry Beckley, Dewey Bunnell, and Dan Peek. The three members were barely past their teenage years when they became an overnight musical sensation in 1972; they reached a peak in popularity in the early to mid 1970s and early 1980s. Among the band's best known songs are "A Horse with No Name", "Sister Golden Hair" (both of which reached Number 1), "Ventura Highway", and "Tin Man".
Although their music was frequently derided by critics, from a commercial standpoint the band's singles and albums were exceptionally successful. They were popular enough to attract the services of famed Beatles producer George Martin for a run of seven albums. The band survived the loss of one of its original members near the peak of its success only to see Beckley and Bunnell return the act to the top of charts as a duo with "You Can Do Magic" in 1982. Consistently touring for well over three decades, America still maintains...
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(LiveDaily.com) Veteran soft-rock outfit America [ tickets ] has mapped out plans for an ambitious US tour that will cover the map from coast to coast.... continued
(LiveDaily.com) Soft-rock veterans America [ tickets ] are keeping a steady pace on the road, with North American dates extending well into next year.... continued
(LiveDaily.com) Classic mellow-rockers America, who have been touring the world since spring, now have North American dates spread out through next fall.
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Track listing: From a Moving TrainWednesday MorningTown and CountryMoment to MomentHidden TalentWheels Are TurningWorld AloneOverwhelming World SuitePagesHot TownWhisperingOloololo
Track listing: Don't Cross the RiverLonely PeopleOnly in Your HeartRight Before Your EyesSandmanThe BorderTin ManVentura HighwayYou Can Do Magic
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Track listing: Young MoonHopeSleeper TrainMirror to MirrorGarden of PeaceCall of the WildWhole Wide WorldClose to the WindGreenhousePorts-of-CallEveryone I Meet Is From CaliforniaYou Can Do Magic
Track listing: We Got All NightSee How the Love GoesCan't Fall Asleep to a LullabyeSpecial Girl5th Avenue(It's Like You) Never Left at AllStereoLady With a BluebirdCinderellaUnconditional LoveFallin' Off the World
Track listing: My Kinda WomanShe's a RunawayCast the SpiritLove's Worn Out AgainThe BorderYour MoveHoneyMy DearTonight Is for DreamersDon't Let Me Be LonelySomeday Woman
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Track listing: Half a ManMidnightBell TreeOld VirginiaPeople in the ValleyCompanyWoman TonightThe Story of a TeenagerTomorrowSeasons
Track listing: I Need YouSandmanVentura HighwayDon't Cross the RiverOnly in Your HeartMuskrat LoveTin ManLonely PeopleDaisy JaneWoman Tonight
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Track listing: Muskrat LoveWind WaveShe's Gonna Let You DownRainbow SongSubmarine LadiesIt's LifeHat TrickMolten LoveGreen MonkeyWillow Tree LullabyGoodbye
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