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Bruce Springsteen

Nils Lofgren is born in Chicago, Illinois, USA. In a long and acclaimed career he will play with Grin, Crazy Horse and as a solo artist before starting a lengthy association with Bruce Springsteen.
UK soul/r'n'b band Cliff Bennett And The Rebel Rousers record Something You've Got at Abbey Road Studios, London, UK. Co-written by Allen Toussaint and Chris Kenner, Something You Got was first recorded in 1961 by Kenner, and subsequently covered by Wilson Pickett, Alvin Robinson, The Ramsey Lewis Trio, Chuck Jackson, Earl Grant, Maxine Brown, Bobby Womack, The Moody Blues, The American Breed, Fairport Convention, Bruce Springsteen and, of course, Cliff Bennett.
Sixteen-year-old Bruce Springsteen and his Freehold, New Jersey, USA, band The Castiles, enter the Mr. Music recording studio in Bricktown, New Jersey, USA, and tape That's What You Get, which is intended as their first single. Unfortunately, it does not get released.
Hearing of a Long Island band with the same name, Bruce Springsteen's group, Child, re-names itself Steel Mill and plays at The VCU Gym in Richmond, Virginia, USA.
Chicago play the second night of a week at Carnegie Hall, New York City, USA. The entire week of shows is recorded and will be released as a 4-LP set entitled Chicago At Carnegie Hall. It will become the best-selling box set by a rock act, until 1986 when Bruce Springsteen releases the Live/1975-85 5 LP live box.
Chicago play the last night of a week at Carnegie Hall, New York City, USA. The entire week of shows is recorded and will be released as a 4-LP set entitled Chicago At Carnegie Hall. It will become the best-selling box set by a rock act, until 1986 when Bruce Springsteen releases the Live/1975-85 5 LP live box.
When Jackson Browne and David Blue play the last of six nights at The Bitter End, New York City, USA, they are joined by little-known local musician Bruce Springsteen.
Bruce Springsteen's second album, The Wild, The Innocent and the E Street Shuffle, is released on Columbia Records in the USA.
Bruce Springsteen fires Vini 'Mad Dog' Lopez, the original drummer for his backing group, The E Street Band, and replaces him with Ernest 'Boom' Carter.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play the second of four nights at Charlie's Place, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, supported by Mighty Joe Young.
Bruce Springsteen And The E-Street Band play at The Gammage Auditorium, Tempe, Arizona, USA.
Bruce Springsteen records Stolen Car at The Power Station, New York City. On the same day, The Clash finally get a single, I Fought The Law, released in the USA.
Bruce Springsteen reaches No1 in the Billboard Album Charts in the USA for the first time with his album The River.
Bruce Springsteen plays his third night at The Sports Arena, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Bruce Springsteen plays the second of two nights at Madison Square Garden, New York City, USA.
Bruce Springsteen plays the first of two nights at The NEC, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
Bruce Springsteen records Lion's Den at The Power Station, New York City, USA.
At Madison Square Garden, New York City, USA, Jackson Browne is joined on stage by Bruce Springsteen for performances of Stay and Running On Empty. They go on to encore with Sweet Little 16.
Bruce Springsteen records Rockaway The Days at The Hit Factory, New York City, USA.
On his Born In The USA tour, Bruce Springsteen plays the second of two nights at The Civic Arena, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
Bruce Springsteen plays the first of two nights at Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, North Carolina, USA.
It's a busy evening for Bruce Springsteen. First, he joins Jah Love on stage for three songs in the Key Largo club, Belmar, New Jersey, USA, then goes on to The Columns club, Avon, New Jersey, where he plays two songs with The Cherubs.
The 30th Annual Grammy Awards are held in Radio City Music Hall, New York City, USA. Bruce Springsteen's album Tunnel Of Love scoops Best Rock Solo Vocal Performance. Whitney Houston gets Best Pop Vocal Performance (female). U2's album The Joshua Tree gets two Grammies. Paul Simon gets Record Of The Year for Graceland, curiously, as he also won it for the same album a year earlier. Prince is among the onlookers, but wins nothing.
The Amnesty International Human Rights Tour, featuring Bruce Springsteen, Sting and Peter Gabriel, arrives at The Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, New Delhi, India, Asia.
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On his first All Starr Band tour, Ringo Starr plays the second of two nights at The Garden State Arts Center, Holmdel, New Jersey, USA. The band includes Billy Preston, Dr. John, Joe Walsh, Levon Helm, Jim Keltner, Nils Lofgren, Clarence Clemons and Rick Danko.
Ringo Starr comes to the end of his first All Starr Band tour with a show in Los Angeles, California, USA. The band includes Billy Preston, Dr. John, Joe Walsh, Levon Helm, Jim Keltner, Nils Lofgren, Clarence Clemons and Rick Danko.
Following a protracted legal battle, Bruce Springsteen makes an out of court payment of $350,000 to two former crew members for allegedly unpaid overtime.
Bruce Springsteen hosts a party at Tipitina's in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, to play CBS executives his long-awaited Human Touch and Lucky Town albums.
R.E.M., Bruce Springsteen, John Fogerty and Bright Eyes play a concert in support of US Presidential candidate John Kerry at the Xcel Energy Center, St Paul, Minnesota, USA.
Bruce Springsteen plays at The Petersen Events Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
Bruce Springsteen wins a Golden Globe award for Best Original Song for his title track to the acclaimed movie The Wrestler at the awards event in Los Angeles.
Neil Young is confirmed as the third headline act for this year’s Glastonbury Festival in Pitlon, Somerset, England, UK, along with Bruce Springsteen and Blur.
Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band play the first of two nights at the Convention Hall Asbury Park, New Jersey.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at the HP Pavilion at San Jose, California, USA.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play the first of two nights at the LA Memorial Sports Arena, Los Angeles, California, USA.
On the Working On A Dream tour, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band play the first of two nights at the TD Banknorth Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
The Clearwater Concert: Creating the Next Generation of Environmental Leaders, a star-studded, one night only concert celebrating folk music legend Pete Seeger's 90th Birthday, is held at Madison Square Garden, New York City, USA. The event features forty artists representing a wide variety of musical genres and generations, including Joan Baez, Ben Harper, Ani DiFranco, Dave Matthews, Michael Franti, Emmylou Harris, Juanes, John Mellencamp, Tao Rodriguez-Seeger, Bruce Springsteen, Taj Mahal, Eddie Vedder, and Keller Williams.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at Estadio Jos' Zorrilla, Valladolid, Spain, Europe.
Bruce Springsteen, Sting, Elton John and Lady Gaga are among the artists performing at The Rainforest Fund's annual benefit at Carnegie Hall, New York City, USA.
Bruce Springsteen releases The Promise, a double CD compilation of previously unreleased songs from the sessions for his 1978 album Darkness On The Edge Of Town.
Frank Barsalona, a music biz talent agent and concert promoter of legendary status, dies at his home in Manhattan of natural causes aged 74. He had suffered dementia for several years prior to his death.
On his High Hopes Tour, Bruce Springsteen plays at Mount Smart Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand, Ocerania.
Bruce Springsteen plays at The Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA.
The Forbes list of The World's Highest-Paid Musicians is revealed, showing Dr. Dre at No1, having earned $620m, largely due to the sale of his headphone brand, Beats, to Apple Inc for $3bn. The Top Ten music earners are as follows :



01. Dr. Dre ' $620 million

02. Beyonce ' $115 million

03. The Eagles ' $100 million

04. Bon Jovi ' $82 million

05. Bruce Springsteen ' $81 million

06. Justin Bieber ' $80 million

07. One Direction ' $75 million

08. Paul McCartney ' $71 million

09. Calvin Harris ' $66 million

10. Toby Keith ' $65 million

On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at The TD Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at The American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas, USA.
Bruce Springsteen cancels a concert in Greensboro, North Carolina, USA, because of a state law which has invalidated anti-discrimination measures that protected gay and transgender people. The law also requires people to use public toilets that correspond to the sex listed on their birth certificates.
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On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play the second of two nights at The Barclays Center, New York City, USA.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at Letzigrund Stadium, Zurich, Switzerland, Europe.
The B-Street Band, a popular Bruce Springsteen tribute group, announces that it has pulled out of performing at Donald Trump's Inaugural Gala, after receiving thousands of e-mails on the subject.
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