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John Fogerty

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John Cameron Fogerty achieved fame as the lead singer/songwriter and guitarist in Creedence Clearwater Revival and has since gone on to a chart-topping solo career. Born in Berkeley, California, Fogerty and his brother Tom organized the group that would become Creedence as the Golliwogs in the late '50s. As Creedence, they released nine Top Ten singles, all written by Fogerty, between 1969 and 1971, starting with the standard "Proud Mary." They also scored eight gold albums between 1968 and 1972, all fueled by Fogerty's simple, driving rock songs and his burly baritone, intoning deceptively poetic ("Bad Moon Rising") and even political ("Fortunate Son") lyrics. Creedence split up in 1972. Fogerty at first confused his considerable following by releasing an album of covers, on which he played all the instruments, under the name the Blue Ridge Rangers in 1973. This was followed by a formal solo album, John Fogerty, in 1975, and then silence for more than nine years while the artist worked out business problems with Creedence's old label. But Fogerty returned at the end of 1984 with a Top Ten single, "The Old Man Down the Road," and a number one album, Centerfield. Eye of the Zombie was a less successful follow-up in 1986. Following the failure of Eye of the Zombie, Fogerty went into seclusion. For the next 11 years he remained quiet, finally resurfacing in 1997 with Blue Moon Swamp; the live Premonition appeared just a year later. In 2005 he released the Long Road Home: The Ultimate John Fogerty/Creedence Collection and its accompanying DVD Long Road Home: In Concert, the first compilation of its kind to feature both CCR classics and Fogerty's solo work. After a number of concert appearances, Fogerty released Revival in 2007. Revival was warmly received, debuting at 14 on Billboard and earning a Grammy nomination for Best Rock Album, and Fogerty followed it in 2009 with The Blue Ridge Rangers Rides Again, a loose sequel to his bluegrass-flavored 1973 pseudo-solo debut. Over the next few years, Fogerty toured with regularity and then he launched the ambitious Wrote a Song for Everyone project in 2011, an album where he paired up with other singers to perform songs from his catalog. The record -- featuring such stars as Bob Seger, Alan Jackson, Foo Fighters, Miranda Lambert, and Brad Paisley -- was released in May of 2013. ~ William Ruhlmann
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Albums by
John Fogerty

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    New Orleans [Live]

    14 songs

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    Wrote a Song for Everyone

    11 songs

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    Centerfield [25th Anniversary Edition]

    12 songs

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    The Blue Ridge Rangers: Rides Again

    10 songs

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    Deja Vu All Over Again

    9 songs

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    Centerfield

    9 songs

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    Eye of the Zombie

    1 song

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    Don't You Wish It Was True

    25 songs

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    The Long Road Home: The Ultimate John Fogerty/Creedence Collection

    12 songs

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    Blue Moon Swamp

    14 songs

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    Blue Moon Swamp [Bonus Tracks]

    11 songs

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    20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best of the Songs of John Fogerty

    18 songs

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    Premonition

    26 songs

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    Comin' Down the Road: The Concert at Royal Albert Hall

    13 songs

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    The Blue Ridge Rangers Rides Again [CD/DVD]

    12 songs

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    Revival

    17 songs

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    Revival: 2008 Tour Edition [CD/DVD]

    27 songs

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    The Long Road Home - In Concert

    10 songs

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    John Fogerty

    12 songs

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    The Blue Ridge Rangers

    9 songs

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    Hoodoo

    4 songs

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    John Fogerty: The Story Of

    11 songs

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    The Best of the Songs of John Fogerty 20th Century Masters the Millennium Collection

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    When Will I Be Loved

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Top Songs by
John Fogerty

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    Popularity
  2.   Centerfield
  3.   The Old Man Down the Road
  4.   Garden Party featuring Don Henley
  5.   Rock and Roll Girls
  6.   Long Dark Night
  7.   When Will I Be Loved
  8.   Born on the Bayou
  9.   Don't You Wish It Was True
  10.   Fortunate Son
  11.   Longshot
  12.   Change in the Weather
  13.   I'll Be There
  14.   Somebody Help Me
  15.   Creedence Song
  16.   River Is Waiting
  17.   I Can't Take It No More
  18.   Mystic Highway
  19.   Someday Never Comes
  20.   Almost Saturday Night
  21.   Deja Vu (All Over Again)
  22.   Long As I Can See the Light
  23.   Rockin' All Over the World
  24.   Have You Ever Seen the Rain?
  25.   It Ain't Right
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Stations & Shows Featuring
John Fogerty

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    Family Road Trip

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    Eclectic Rock

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    '80s Hits


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