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Van Morrison

Also known as

Van Morrison, Van Morrison, Van Morrison, ヴァン・モリソン, ואן מוריסון, Van Morrison, Van Morrison

Musical genres

Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Blues, Country, Celtic music, Folk music, Jazz, Blue-eyed soul, Rock and roll, Jazz fusion, Soft rock

Van Morrison, OBE (born George Ivan Morrison; 31 August 1945) is a Northern Irish singer-songwriter and musician. His live performances at their best are regarded as transcendental and inspired; while some of his recordings, such as the studio albums Astral Weeks and Moondance, and the live album It's Too Late to Stop Now, are widely viewed as among the greatest ever made.
Known as "Van the Man" to his fans, Morrison started his professional career when, as a teenager in the late 1950s, he played a variety of instruments including guitar, harmonica, keyboards and saxophone for various Irish showbands covering the popular hits of the day. He rose to prominence in the mid-1960s as the lead singer of the Northern Irish R&B band Them, with whom he recorded the garage band classic "Gloria". His solo career began under the pop-hit oriented guidance of Bert Berns with the release of the hit single "Brown Eyed Girl" in 1967. After Berns' death, Warner Bros. Records bought out his contract and allowed him three sessions to record Astral Weeks in 1968. Even though this album would gradually garner high praise, it was initially poorly received; however, the next one, Moondance, established

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Related to:

- Them

Also member of:

  • Van Morrison & The Chieftains
  • Them
  • Van Morrison & Bob Dylan
  • Van Morrison, Georgie Fame, Mose Allison, Ben Sidran
  • Van Morrison & Roger Waters & The Band
  • Van Morrison & Linda Gail Lewis
  • Van Morrison & Cliff Richard
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    Moondance (1970)
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