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A former member of Alice Cooper's band, bassist Kip Winger formed his own group in 1986; in addition to vocalist/bassist Winger, the group featured guitarist Reb Beach, bassist Paul Taylor, and drummer Rod Morgenstein, formerly of the Dixie Dregs. Taking their name from their leader after a last-minute change from Sahara, Winger specialized in the stylish pop-metal that sent Bon Jovi and Poison to the top of the charts. The band's eponymous debut sold over a million copies on the strength of the rocker "Seventeen" and the ballad "Headed for a Heartbreak." Winger's second album, 1990's In the Heart of the Young, was equally successful, selling over a million copies and featuring the hit power ballad "Miles Away." However, the band didn't outlast the post-alternative pop-metal backlash and the group faded away after the release of their 1993 album Pull. Kip Winger launched a solo career later that decade, releasing three albums before reuniting with his former bandmates in 2002. After a brief tour alongside fellow pop-metal veterans Poison, the band returned to the studio to craft their first album in more than a decade. 2006's IV stuck close to the formula that made Winger famous, and the resulting reunion tour was captured on the two-disc set Winger Live. Another album called Karma quickly followed in 2009, but the group took its time to deliver Better Days Comin', which appeared in the spring of 2014. ~ Stephen Thomas Erlewine
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  1.   Song
  2.   Seventeen
  3.   Headed for a Heartbreak
  4.   Miles Away
  5.   Madalaine
  6.   Can't Get Enuff
  7.   Hungry
  8.   Easy Come, Easy Go
  9.   Hangin' On
  10.   Little Dirty Blonde
  11.   Happy Christmas (War Is Over)
  12.   Can't Get Enough
  13.   Down Incognito
  14.   Time to Surrender
  15.   Disappear
  16.   No Man's Land
  17.   You Are the Saint, I Am the Sinner
  18.   Under One Condition
  19.   Rainbow in the Rose
  20.   Loosen Up
  21.   Like a Ritual
  22.   Spell I'm Under
  23.   Be Who You Are Now
  24.   So Long China
  25.   Tin Soldier
  26.   Better Days Comin'
  27.   Midnight Driver of a Love Machine
  28.   Stone Cold Killer
  29.   Pull Me Under
  30.   All I Ever Wanted
  31.   Only Love
  32.   Right Up Ahead
  33.   M16
  34.   On a Day Like Today
  35.   Livin' Just To Die
  36.   State of Emergency
  37.   Junkyard Dog (Tears on Stone)
  38.   Blind Revolution Mad
  39.   Out of This World
  40.   Queen Babylon
  41.   Deal with the Devil
  42.   Big World Away
  43.   Star Tripper
  44.   Skin Tight
  45.   Someday Someway
  46.   Never
  47.   Hour of Need
  48.   Blue Suede Shoes
  49.   Four Leaf Clover
  50.   Short Flight to Mexico
  51.   Generica
  52.   Can't Take It Back
  53.   Hell to Pay
  54.   In the Heart of the Young
  55.   In the Day We'll Never See
  56.   In My Veins
  57.   The Lucky One
  58.   In for the Kill
  59.   Who's the One
  60.   Baptized by Fire
  61.   First Ending
  62.   Feeding Frenzy
  63.   Written in the Wind
  64.   Higher and Higher
  65.   Purple Haze
  66.   Give Me More
  67.   After All This Time
  68.   Storm in Me
  69.   Ever Wonder
  70.   Rat Race
  71.   Supernova
  72.   Until There Was You
  73.   Without the Night
  74.   Always Within Me
  75.   On the Inside (New Recording)
  76.   Poison Angel
  77.   Without Warning
  78.   Come a Little Closer
  79.   Witness

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