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Kansas
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Group Members Phil Ehart
Rich Williams
Billy Greer
David Ragsdale
David Manion
Ronnie Platt
Past Group Members Kerry Livgren
Dave Hope
Robby Steinhardt
Steve Walsh
John Elefante
Steve Morse
Greg Robert
Music Genre (Text) Art rock
progressive rock
Music Genre Rock
Pop/Rock
Origin Topeka, Kansas, United States
Year(s) Active 1973–84
1985–present
Record Label Kirshner
MCA
Magna Carta
Official Websites kansasband.com
Associated Acts Proto-Kaw
Streets
AD
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Kansas is an American rock band that became popular in the 1970s initially on album-oriented rock charts and later with hit singles such as "Carry On Wayward Son" and "Dust in the Wind". The band has produced eight gold albums, three multi-platinum albums (Leftoverture, Point of Know Return, The Best of Kansas), one platinum live album (Two for the Show) and a million-selling single, "Dust in the Wind". Kansas appeared on the Billboard charts for over 200 weeks throughout the 1970s and 1980s and played to sold-out arenas and stadiums throughout North America, Europe and Japan. "Carry On Wayward Son" was the second-most-played track on US classic rock radio in 1995 and No. 1 in 1997.

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Filmography

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2001 Visions of Sugarplums -
2014 Average Consumer -
2013 Sources of Life -
2012 Pitch Perfect -
2011 Zookeeper -
2011 Final Destination 5 -
2011 CMA Music Festival: Country's Night to Rock -
2010 She's Out of My League -
2010 Rubicon -
2010 Gent de paraula -
2009 Gentlemen Broncos -

Songs

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RankTitleYear*
1 Dust in the Wind 2006
2 Point of Know Return 1999
3 The Wall 1999
4 Hold on 1999
5 Play The Game Tonight 1999
6 Song for America 1999
7 Fight Fire with Fire 1999
8 Miracles out of Nowhere 1905
9 No One Together 1999
10 What's On My Mind 1991
* Approximate (assumes song was released same year as the album it was first released on)

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