Billy Corgan
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1967-03-17
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Billy Corgan

Billy Corgan Biography (Wikipedia)

William Patrick Corgan Jr. (born March 17, 1967) is an American musician, songwriter, producer, poet, and professional wrestling magnate. He is best known as the lead singer, primary songwriter, guitarist, and sole permanent member of The Smashing Pumpkins. Formed by Corgan and guitarist James Iha in Chicago, Illinois, in 1988, the band quickly gained steam with the addition of bassist D'arcy Wretzky and drummer Jimmy Chamberlin. Strong album sales and large-scale tours propelled the band's increasing fame in the 1990s until their break-up in 2000. Corgan started a new band called Zwan, and after their quick demise, he released a solo album TheFutureEmbrace in 2005 and a collection of poetry (Blinking with Fists) before setting his sights on reforming Smashing Pumpkins.

The new version of The Smashing Pumpkins, consisting of Corgan and a revolving lineup, has released and toured new albums extensively since 2007. In October 2017 he released his first solo album in over a decade, Ogilala.

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The Spaniards
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The Long Goodbye
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The Long Goodbye
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The Long Goodbye (Radio 2 Session, 04 Oct 2017)
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The Long Goodbye (Radio 2 Session, 04 Oct 2017)
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Aeronaut (Radio 2 Session, 04 Oct 2017)
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Aeronaut (Radio 2 Session, 04 Oct 2017)
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Wish You Were Here (Radio 2 Session, 04 Oct 2017)
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Wish You Were Here (Radio 2 Session, 04 Oct 2017)
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Aeronaut
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Aeronaut
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TO LOVE SOMEBODY
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TO LOVE SOMEBODY
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