Mike Oldfield
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1953-05-15
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Michael Gordon "Mike" Oldfield (born 15 May 1953) is a British musician and composer. His work blends progressive rock with world, folk, classical, electronic, ambient, and new-age music. He is best known for his 1973 album Tubular Bells – which launched ...

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Biography

Michael Gordon "Mike" Oldfield (born 15 May 1953) is a British musician and composer. His work blends progressive rock with world, folk, classical, electronic, ambient, and new-age music. He is best known for his 1973 album Tubular Bells – which launched Virgin Records and became a hit after its opening was used as the theme for the film The Exorcist – and for his 1983 hit single "Moonlight Shadow". He is also known for his rendition of the Christmas piece "In Dulci Jubilo".

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Cornerstone
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Tubular Bells
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Spirit Break Out
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To France
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Moonlight Shadow
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Pictures In The Dark
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Blue Peter
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Biography

Michael Gordon "Mike" Oldfield (born 15 May 1953) is a British musician and composer. His work blends progressive rock with world, folk, classical, electronic, ambient, and new-age music. He is best known for his 1973 album Tubular Bells – which launched Virgin Records and became a hit after its opening was used as the theme for the film The Exorcist – and for his 1983 hit single "Moonlight Shadow". He is also known for his rendition of the Christmas piece "In Dulci Jubilo".

Oldfield has released more than 20 albums with the most recent being a rock themed album titled Man on the Rocks, released in 2014.

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