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Foreigner

Formed 1976.

British/American rock band

Foreigner

Biography

Foreigner is a British-American rock band, originally formed in 1976 by veteran English musician Mick Jones and fellow Briton and ex-King Crimson member Ian McDonald along with American vocalist Lou Gramm.

Jones came up with the band's name as he, McDonald and Dennis Elliott were English, while Gramm, Al Greenwood and Ed Gagliardi were American. Their biggest hit single, "I Want to Know What Love Is", topped the UK and US Charts among others. They are one of the world’s best-selling bands of all time with worldwide sales of more than 80 million records, including 37.5 million albums in the United States alone.

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BBC Reviews

  1. Review of Can't Slow Down

    Can't Slow Down 2010

    Reviewed by Barney Hoskyns
    A ghastly collection that might as well have been written by a computer.
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