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Born on the 17 th of November, 1938, Gordon Lightfoot belongs to Orillia, Ontario, Canada. His genres of music include pop and country, but he is most acclaimed because of his folk and folk rock music. He also plays several instruments such as the piano, the guitar and others and has been a part of the music industry ever since the year 1958. When he was still in high school, he started to perform extensively and learned to play the folk guitar. One of his greatest influences at that time was Stephen Foster, the nineteenth century master songwriter from the United States. In addition to Foster, some of his other influences included The Weavers, Sylvia and Tyson, Bob Gibson, Pete Seeger and many more as well.
In the early days of his career, Gordon Lightfoot was part of a band named The Swinging Eight. Soon afterward, he gained a small fan following around the coffee shops of Toronto, singing folk music. Lightfoot went on to release two singles in the year 1962. They were titled Remember Me (I'm the One) and Negotiations / It's Too Late, He Wins respectively. Both songs became hits in Toronto as well in some other parts of the country. The former managed to reach the number three spot on CHUM radio, and the latter reached the twenty seventh spot.
Gordon Lightfoot gained international recognition in the 1960s due to his songs, Ribbon of Darkness, Steel Rail Blues and Early Morning Rain. The former became a number one success in the country charts in the United States. In the 1970s, his music began to make a significant impact on the music charts internationally, due to tracks like The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald, Rainy Day People, Carefree Highway, Sundown, and If You Could Read My Mind among various more as well. Many of his albums have gone on to be certified multi platinum and gold internationally.
The music of Gordon Lightfoot has also been recorded by some of the leading musicians of the world, such as Paul and Mary, Toby Keith, Scott Walker, The Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem, The Dandy Warhols, Bob Dylan, George Hamilton IV, Marty Robbins, The Kingston Trio, Hank Williams Jr., Johnny Cash and Elvis Presley among countless more as well. He is largely considered to be a national treasure and is widely referred to as the greatest songwriter of Canada. In the year 2003, he was given the highest civilian honor of Canada, the Companion of the Order of Canada. He is given the credit for defining the genre of folk pop.
In the year 1979, Gordon Lightfoot was given an honorary Doctor of Laws degree in arts. He was also the chief musician to perform at the opening ceremonies of the Winter Olympics in the year 1988, at Calgary, Alberta. He continues to perform all over the world for his massive fan following and produce amazing music. He is once again on his way to perform for you and your only gateway to these outstanding performances are your Gordon Lightfoot tickets. So wait no more and grab yours today before we run out of the best ones!
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