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Jackson Browne

Jackson Browne was born in Germany while his dad was stationed in the Army, but was raised in Los Angeles, where he made a name for himself in the ’60s as a songwriter. After a few years kicking around the scene and gaining a reputation, he released his eponymous album in 1972. With help and support from the Eagles, Warren Zevon and others, Browne quickly became one of the decade’s most popular, and defining, singer-songwriters. His mid-’70s albums ‘For Everyman,’ ‘Late for the Sky’ and ‘The Pretender’ are classics. By the end of the decade, Browne became heavily active in political causes, especially as an advocate against nuclear power. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2004, and has continued to make records that blend the personal with the political.

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35 Years Ago: Jackson Browne Releases His Only No. 1 Album, ‘Hold Out’

Up until Jackson Browne's sixth album, Hold Out, which was released in June 1980, the singer-songwriter was pretty much adored by critics.

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Jackson Browne, 'World in Motion'
Elektra Records

26 Years Ago: Jackson Browne Releases ‘World in Motion’

Jackson Browne continued his transition from the personal to the political on 'World in Motion,' which was released on June 6, 1989.

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Brett Deering, Getty Images

Jackson Browne, ‘Standing in the Breach’ – Album Review

For his first album in six years, Jackson Browne returns to a couple of places he's more than familiar with by now: political and personal landscapes.

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'No Nukes'
Warner Bros.

35 Years Ago: Jackson Browne, Graham Nash, and Bonnie Raitt Lead ‘No Nukes’ Concerts

Some of rock's biggest names banded together to protest the nuclear energy industry in September of 1979.

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40 Years Ago: Jackson Browne Releases ‘Late for the Sky’

Jackson Browne was only 25 years old when he recorded his third album, 'Late for the Sky,' in 1974.

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Brett Deering, Getty Images

Inside the New Jackson Browne Tribute Album with Producer Tamara Saviano

Jackson Browne has written songs throughout his career that cut right to the emotional core - taking listeners deep inside very personal situations in a way that also resonates in our own lives.

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Jackson Browne Releases New Song, ‘The Birds of St. Marks’

With his new album 'Standing in the Breach' just weeks away from its Oct. 7 release, Jackson Browne is whetting fans' appetites with an advance stream of one track, 'The Birds of St. Marks.'

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Jackson Browne Announces New Album and Fall 2014 Tour

Jackson Browne's 14th album, 'Standing in the Breach,' will be released on Oct. 7.

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'Looking Into You: A Tribute to Jackson Browne'
Music Road Records

Various Artists, ‘Looking Into You: A Tribute to Jackson Browne’ – Album Review

The new Jackson Browne tribute album is well worth a listen.

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Bruce Springsteen and Don Henley Highlight Jackson Browne Tribute Album

Given the glut of tribute records released over the past couple of decades, it seems impossible that Jackson Browne hasn't gotten one yet -- but that oversight will be corrected on April 1, when an all-star assemblage of musicians comes together for the double-disc set 'Looking Into You: A Tribute to Jackson Browne.'

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