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Loverboy
Formed: 1980 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Genre: Pop/Rock
Group Members: Paul Dean, Matt Frenette, Doug Johnson, Mike Reno, Scott Smith
Biography: One of the most popular North American rock bands of the 1980s, Loverboy scored a string of multi-platinum albums and hit singles with their canny blend of pop hooks and polished but energetic arena rock. Loverboy were formed in 1979 by vocalist Mike Reno and guitarist Paul Dean; both were veterans of ...Read full biography
Loverboy
Released: 1980
Label: COLUMBIA
Critics' Rating:
Although their later albums produced better-known hits, this debut offering from Loverboy is one of their best albums. Despite their later reputation as AOR hitmakers, Loverboy was marketed as a new wave ...Read full review
Keep It Up
Released: 1983
Label: Epic
Critics' Rating:
After establishing themselves as a multi-platinum arena act with Get Lucky, Loverboy continued to crank out their unique new wave-tinged style of AOR on Keep It Up. Although this album's hits weren't as ...Read full review