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Steve Goodman

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Steven Benjamin Goodman (July 25, 1948 – September 20, 1984) – known as Steve Goodman – was an American folk music singer-songwriter from Chicago. Goodman was diagnosed with leukemia while attending college, and he set out to make the most ...

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Steven Benjamin Goodman (July 25, 1948 – September 20, 1984) – known as Steve Goodman – was an American folk music singer-songwriter from Chicago. Goodman was diagnosed with leukemia while attending college, and he set out to make the most of the time he had left to write music. Hearing a report that the Illinois Central Railroad was planning to eliminate, for lack of riders, a well-loved train that ran from Chicago to New Orleans, Goodman, a prolific writer, penned "City of New Orleans," a song made popular by Arlo Guthrie and Willie Nelson, for which Goodman won his first Grammy Award posthumously in 1985, with a second Grammy awarded to him in 1988 for Unfinished Business. Steven Goodman is survived by his wife and three daughters.

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My Old Man
My Old Man
City Of New Orleans
City Of New Orleans
Somebody Else's Troubles
Somebody Else's Troubles
You Never Even Call Me By My Name
You Never Even Call Me By My Name
Video Tape
Video Tape
Lódáil tuilleadh traiceanna
Cuir an ceol is ansa leat le do sheinnliosta agus bain sult as

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