America

America is an American rock band that was formed in London in 1970 by Dewey Bunnell, Dan Peek, and Gerry Beckley. The trio met as sons of US Air Force personnel stationed in London, where they began performing live.
Achieving significant popularity in the 1970s, the trio was famous for its close vocal harmonies and light acoustic folk rock sound. The band released a string of hit albums and singles, many of which found airplay on pop/soft rock stations.
The band came together shortly after the members' graduation from high school, and a record deal with Warner Bros. Records followed. Its debut 1971 album, America, included the transatlantic hits "A Horse with No Name" and "I Need You"; Homecoming included the single "Ventura Highway"; and Hat Trick, a modest success on the charts that fared poorly in sales, included one minor hit song "Muskrat Love". 1974's Holiday featured the hits "Tin Man" and "Lonely People"; and 1975's Hearts generated the number one single "Sister Golden Hair" alongside "Daisy Jane." History: America's Greatest Hits, a compilation of hit singles, was released the same year and was certified multiplatinum in the United States and Australia.

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Till the Sun Comes up Again50th Anniversary: The Collection2:12
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You Could've Been The OneVentura Highway & Other Favorites3:06
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Daisy Jane (Live)Here & Now3:02
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A Horse with No Name (Live)Greatest Hits of The '70s5:07
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Miniature (Instrumental)The Complete WB Collection 1971 - 19771:13
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The Rain SongHorse With No Name - Live at Sigma Sound Studios, Philadelphia Feb '72 - Remastered2:20
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(It's Like You) Never Left At AllCapitol Years Box Set - Classic Album Collection3:21
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Ventura HighwayHistory (America's Greatest Hits)3:31
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Three RosesMellow Rock Tunes3:53
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All My LifeThe Best Of America3:04
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