Chicago
http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/960x540/p01bqstq.jpg
1967
https://musicbrainz.org/artist/3f5be744-e867-42fb-8913-5fd69e4099b5
Chicago

Biography

Chicago is an American rock band formed in 1967 in Chicago, Illinois. The self-described "rock and roll band with horns" began as a politically charged, sometimes experimental, rock band and later moved to a predominantly softer sound, generating several hit ...

Read more


Biography

Chicago is an American rock band formed in 1967 in Chicago, Illinois. The self-described "rock and roll band with horns" began as a politically charged, sometimes experimental, rock band and later moved to a predominantly softer sound, generating several hit ballads. The group had a steady stream of hits throughout the 1970s and 1980s. Second only to The Beach Boys in Billboard singles and albums chart success among American bands, Chicago is one of the longest-running and most successful rock groups, and one of the world's best-selling groups of all time, having sold more than 100 million records.

Go to Bio


Chicago Tracks

Sort by

Chicago
Saturday In The Park
http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqstq.jpg
link
Saturday In The Park
Chicago
Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?
http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqstq.jpg
link
Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?
Chicago
Southern California Purples
http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/256x256/p01bqstq.jpg
link
Southern California Purples
Add music you love and enjoy it
Playlists featuring Chicago
Born To Be Wild
Born To Be Wild


Chicago Biography

Chicago is an American rock band formed in 1967 in Chicago, Illinois. The self-described "rock and roll band with horns" began as a politically charged, sometimes experimental, rock band and later moved to a predominantly softer sound, generating several hit ballads. The group had a steady stream of hits throughout the 1970s and 1980s. Second only to The Beach Boys in Billboard singles and albums chart success among American bands, Chicago is one of the longest-running and most successful rock groups, and one of the world's best-selling groups of all time, having sold more than 100 million records.

According to Billboard, Chicago was the leading US singles charting group during the 1970s. They have sold over 40 million units in the US, with 23 gold, 18 platinum, and 8 multi-platinum albums. Over the course of their career they have had five number-one albums and 21 top-ten singles. They will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on April 8, 2016 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.

This entry is from Wikipedia, the user-contributed encyclopedia.It may not have been reviewed by professional editors and is licensed under an Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons License. If you find the biography content factually incorrect or highly offensive you can edit this article at wikipedia. Find out more about our use of this data.
Back to artist