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Van Morrison Info
Sir George Ivan Morrison OBE (born 31 August 1945) is a Northern Irish singer-songwriter, player and document manufacturer. In 2016, he was knighted for services to the songs industry as well as to tourism in Northern Ireland.
Referred to as “Van the Male” he began his professional career when, as a teenager in the late 1950s, he played a selection of instruments including guitar, harmonica, keyboards as well as saxophone for various Irish showbands, covering the popular hits of that time. Van Morrison increased to prominence in the mid-1960s as the diva of the Northern Irish R&B band Them, with whom he videotaped the garage band traditional “Gloria”. His solo occupation began under the pop-hit oriented advice of Bert Berns with the release of the hit single “Brown Eyed Girl” in 1967. After Berns’s fatality, Warner Bros. Records got his agreement as well as permitted him 3 sessions to tape-record Astral Weeks (1968 ). Though this album progressively gathered full marks, it was originally a bad seller.
Moondance (1970) developed Morrison as a significant artist, and he improved his online reputation throughout the 1970s with a series of well-known albums and also live performances. He remains to videotape as well as explore, generating albums and also live performances that offer well and are typically comfortably gotten, often teaming up with other artists, such as Georgie Popularity and also The Chieftains.