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Randy Bachman

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Randy Bachman is a Canadian rock guitarist and singer. He was born in Winnipeg and was a member of Chad Allen & the Expressions, which evolved into the Guess Who, the most successful Canadian rock band of the 1960s. He left the Guess Who in July 1970, made a solo album, Axe, and then formed Brave Belt, which evolved by 1972 into Bachman-Turner Overdrive (BTO). He left BTO in April 1977, made a second solo album, Survivor (1978), and then launched a new band, Ironhorse, in 1979, but was back touring with the Guess Who in 1983 and then with BTO by 1984. Another solo album, Any Road, was released on Guitar Recordings in 1993. The live Every Song Tells a Story appeared in 2002 from True North, followed by JazzThing in 2004 from Maximum Jazz. The Bachman Cummings Songbook saw the light in 2006. Also in 2006, Bachman issued a collection of unreleased Bachman Cummings project songs (originally recorded in 1987) dubbed The Thunderbird Trax. In 2007, another jazz-flavored release (JazzThing II) was issued, along with the Bachman Cummings cover album Jukebox. A DVD document of Bachman's July 7, 2007 live performance at the Montreal Jazz Festival was issued in July of 2008. For the 2008 holidays, Bachman released an album of Christmas favorites (Takin' Care of Christmas) -- with the titular track being a reworked version of the BTO classic "Takin' Care of Business." In 2010 Bachman and Fred Turner issued an eponymous studio album (Bachman & Turner), and in 2015 Bachman released the star-studded solo outing Heavy Blues, which featured appearances from Neil Young, Jeff Healey, Joe Bonamassa, and Peter Frampton. ~ William Ruhlmann
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Randy Bachman

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Randy Bachman

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    Popularity
  2.   I Walk the Line
  3.   Please Come to Paris
  4.   I Play the Fool for You
  5.   Do You Hear What I Hear?
  6.   Let It Ride
  7.   No Sugar Tonight
  8.   Sour Suite
  9.   No Sugar Tonight/New Mother Nature
  10.   Jingle Bells
  11.   I'm Scared
  12.   Two Trains Runnin'
  13.   You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet
  14.   We Need to Talk
  15.   Wild Texas Ride
  16.   Learn to Fly
  17.   The Edge
  18.   White Christmas
  19.   Shop Till You Drop
  20.   Santa Claus Is Coming to Town
  21.   Run, Run Rudolph
  22.   Merry Christmas Baby
  23.   Happy Christmas (War Is Over)
  24.   Blue Christmas
  25.   Angels We Have Heard on High
  26.   Your Mind Is on Vacation
  27.   Closing Time
  28.   Everybody's Cryin' Mercy
  29.   Lookin' out for Number One
  30.   Rock Is My Life by The Soundtrack of Our Lives
  31.   Runaway
  32.   Break It to Them Gently
  33.   My Own Way to Rock
  34.   Share the Land
  35.   Albert Flasher
  36.   Our Leaves Are Green Again
  37.   Summertime
  38.   Takin' Care of Christmas
  39.   New Mother Nature (Story)
  40.   Shakin' All Over
  41.   Looking Out for #1
  42.   Hey You
  43.   American Woman
  44.   No Time
  45.   Four Wheel Drive
  46.   Laughing
  47.   These Eyes
  48.   Undun
  49.   Takin' Care of Business by Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band
  50.   It's Only Money
  51.   One Step Ahead of the Law
  52.   Tailspin
  53.   I Wanna Shelter You
  54.   Prairie Town
  55.   Can't Go Back to Memphis
  56.   No Reason to Cry
  57.   Please Come to Paris
  58.   Anthem: For the Young
  59.   There Ain't Nothin' Like It
  60.   Born to Ride
  61.   15 Minutes of Fame
  62.   Overworked and Underpaid
  63.   Breau's Place (Quiet and Blue)
  64.   One Night in Texas
  65.   Sleigh Ride
  66.   Harlem Rose
  67.   Exactly Like You
  68.   Dead Cool
  69.   That's Ok
  70.   Vanishing Heroes
  71.   That Old Feeling
  72.   Bad News Travels Fast
  73.   Nothin's Gonna Bring You Down
  74.   I Will Play a Rhapsody
  75.   Little Girl Lost
  76.   In Blue
  77.   Frosty the Snowman
  78.   Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree
  79.   Let's Call It a Night
  80.   Stand Tall
  81.   Rose Coloured Glasses
  82.   The First Time You Said Hello
  83.   Burnin' up the Floor
  84.   Jingle Bell Rock
  85.   Any Road
  86.   Roll on Down the Highway
  87.   Made in Canada
  88.   Why Am I Loneley
  89.   Sentimental Fool

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