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The Proclaimers

Formed 1986.
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Biography

The Proclaimers are a Scottish band composed of identical twin brothers Charlie and Craig Reid. They are best known for the songs "I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)", "Sunshine on Leith", "I'm On My Way" and "Letter from America", and their distinctive singing style with a thick Scottish accent. The band tours extensively throughout the world. They have released nine studio albums from 1987 until the present, as well as two compilation albums and a DVD.

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BBC Reviews

  1. Review of Notes and Rhymes

    Notes and Rhymes 2009

    Reviewed by Michael Quinn
    Not a note out of place or a lazy lyric in sight.
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