Creedence Clearwater Revival

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Creedence Clearwater Revival
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Creedence Clearwater Revival, often shortened to Creedence and abbreviated as CCR, was an American rock band active in the late 1960s and early 1970s. The band consisted of lead vocalist, lead guitarist, and primary songwriter John Fogerty, rhythm guitarist Tom Fogerty, bassist Stu Cook and drummer Doug Clifford. Their musical style encompassed the roots rock, swamp rock, and blues rock genres. Despite their San Francisco Bay Area origins, they portrayed a Southern rock style, with lyrics about bayous, catfish, the Mississippi River, and other popular elements of Southern US iconography, as well as political and socially-conscious lyrics about topics including the Vietnam War. Wikipedia

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From this profile you will find 140 photos, 1 quote, 2 magazines, 56 lists, 228 albums, 386 songs, 151 film credits, 14 news stories, and key facts about Creedence Clearwater Revival!

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Creedence Clearwater Revival is a member of the following lists: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees, Irish American history, Musical quartets, Musical trios, Music of the San Francisco Bay Area, Swamp rock, Musical groups established in 1967, Musical groups disestablished in 1972, Creedence Clearwater Revival and American country rock groups.

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Filmography

151 Credits »
2010 Backline Musical Guest
2016 Elvis & Nixon -
2016 Vinyl -
2016 Mafia III -
2016 The Mavericks -
2015 Pawn Sacrifice -
2015 The Brink -
2015 Better Call Saul -
2015 Moonwalkers -
2014 Halt and Catch Fire -
2013 Lenin Tatatino -

Songs

386 Songs »
RankTitleYear*
1 Fortunate Son
2 Bad Moon Rising 1973
3 Proud Mary 2008
4 Down on The Corner
5 Have You Ever Seen The Rain
6 Who'll Stop the Rain (song)
7 Up Around The Bend
8 Lookin' out My Back Door
9 Green River
10 I Put a Spell on You
* Approximate (assumes song was released same year as the album it was first released on)

Quotes

1 Quote »

"Many names were thrown into tha hat, including: Deep Bottle Blue, Muddy Rabbit, Gossamer Wump and Credence Nuball and the Ruby... I was out with a friend of mine, and he was telling me about a friend of his at work, and his name, believe it or not, his real name was Credence Nuball. He came to the Fillmore to meet us."

In The News

14 Stories »

Lists

56 Lists »
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