John Mellencamp

John J Mellencamp, previously known as Johnny Cougar, John Cougar, and John Cougar Mellencamp, is an American musician, singer-songwriter, painter, and actor. He is known for his catchy, populist brand of heartland rock, which emphasizes traditional instrumentation. Mellencamp rose to fame in the 1980s while "honing an almost startlingly plainspoken writing style” that, starting in 1982, yielded a string of Top 10 singles, including "Hurts So Good," "Jack & Diane," "Crumblin' Down," "Pink Houses," "Lonely Ol' Night," "Small Town," "R.O.C.K. in the U.S.A.," "Paper in Fire, ” and "Cherry Bomb." He has amassed 22 Top 40 hits in the United States. In addition, he holds the record for the most tracks by a solo artist to hit number one on the Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks chart, with seven. Mellencamp has been nominated for 13 Grammy Awards, winning one. His latest album of original songs, Sad Clowns & Hillbillies, was released on April 28, 2017 to widespread critical acclaim.

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American SonThe Early Years4:55
Grandview (feat. Martina McBride)Sad Clowns & Hillbillies3:51
This Time (Single Version)Nothin' Matters And What If It Did4:18
Them Double Blues (Johnny Cash: Forever Words)Johnny Cash: Forever Words2:50
Walk Tall20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best Of John Mellencamp3:43
What Kind Of Man Am I (feat. Carlene Carter)Sad Clowns & Hillbillies4:05
Get A Leg UpWords & Music: John Mellencamp's Greatest Hits3:47
The Brass RingPlain Spoken5:37
My AeroplaneHit 3 Pack4:40
R. GangThe Kid Inside2:29
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