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Heartland rocker whose music spanned from the sixties to eighties. He began as the frontman of The Bob Seger System, who had a Top 40 hit with Ramblin' Gamblin' Man and had a much more riveting style than his later work. His eighties hit Like a Rock was used for many years in Chevrolet truck commercials. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame without his backing group, The Silver Bullet Band, with which he had most of his hits. His song Turn the Page was written about life while on tour. It was successfully covered by thrash metal band Metallica. All of his albums with the SBB went at least gold. Beautiful Loser, released before the band was created, went double platinum. Face the Promise went platinum. Both live albums went multi-platinum. His greatest hits went nine times platinum. The sequel went platinum. Ultimate Hits went platinum. Numerous hits throughout his career.

Genres Edit

Heartland Rock

Country Rock

Blues Rock

Songs Edit

Turn the Page

Old Time Rock and Roll

Night Moves

Against the Wind

We've Got Tonight

Hollywood Nights

Main Street

Still the Same

Like a Rock

Roll Me Away

Katmandu

You'll Accomp'ny Me

Come to Papa

Sunspot Baby

Parody Edit

Old Time Rock 'n' Roll is referenced in a Strong Bad Email, from the creators of popular internet cartoon Homestar Runner.

Television Edit

Like a Rock is best known as the longtime theme song for Chevrolet Trucks.