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Fleetwood Mac
Left to right: John McVie, Stevie Nicks, Lindsey Buckingham, Mick Fleetwood (2009)
Background information
Origin London, England
Genres Rock, pop, soft rock,
blues rock (earlier material)
Years active 1967–present
Labels Blue Horizon, Epic, Reprise, Warner Bros., Sire, CBS Europe, Epic, Sanctuary
Associated acts John Mayall's Bluesbreakers
Eddie Boyd
Chicken Shack
Buckingham Nicks
Website www.fleetwoodmac.com
Members
Stevie Nicks
Mick Fleetwood
John McVie
Christine McVie
Lindsey Buckingham

Fleetwood Mac are a British-American rock band that formed in London, England in 1967. The group was started by Peter Green. The original group included Mick Fleetwood, John McVie, Jeremy Spencer and Bob Brunning. In 1968 Danny Kirwan joined the band. He was then an 18-year-old guitarist and singer. Peter Green left and, in 1971 was was replaced by Christine and John McVie plus Bob Welch. When Welch left he was replaced by Americans Lindsey Buckingham and Stevie Nicks. The band became famous with the release of the album Fleetwood Mac.

In 2018, Buckingham was fired from the band, and was replaced by Mike Campbell, formerly of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, and Neil Finn of Split Enz and Crowded House.

Discography

Albums

  • Peter's Green Fleetwood Mac (1968)
  • Mr. Wonderful (1968)
  • Then Play On (1969)
  • Kiln House (1970)
  • Future Games (1971)
  • Bare Trees (1972)
  • Penguin (1973)
  • Mystery to Me (1973)
  • Heroes Are Hard to Find (1974)
  • Fleetwood Mac (1975)
  • Rumours (1977)
  • Tusk (1979)
  • Mirage (1982)
  • Tango in the Night (1987)
  • Behind the Mask (1990)
  • Time (1995)
  • The Dance (1997)
  • Say You Will (2003)

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