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John Hiatt

Born: Jan 1, 1952 in Indianapolis, IN
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Genre: Country, Folk, Pop/Rock
Biography: John Hiatt's sales have never quite matched his reputation. Hiatt's songs were covered successfully by everyone from Bonnie Raitt, Ronnie Milsap, and Dr. Feelgood to Iggy Pop, Three Dog Night, and the Neville Brothers, yet it took him 13 years to reach the charts himself. Of course, it took him nearly ...Read full biography
Bring The Family
Released: 1987
Label: A&M
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In 1987, John Hiatt, clean and sober and looking for an American record deal, was asked by an A&R man at a British label to name his dream band. After a little thought, Hiatt replied that if he had his ...Read full review
Slow Turning
Released: 1988
Label: A&M
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After the success of Bring the Family, John Hiatt originally intended to reunite that album's all-star backing band (Ry Cooder, Nick Lowe, and Jim Keltner) for a follow-up. Hiatt's "dream band" proved ...Read full review
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