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Thorogood performing at the Fallsview Casino, Niagara Falls, Ontario (2006)
|Born||February 24, 1950
|Genres||Blues rock, boogie rock|
|Instruments||Vocals, guitar, harmonica|
|Labels||EMI, Eagle, Rounder, MCA, CMC|
|Associated acts||The Delaware Destroyers|
George Lawrence Thorogood (born February 24, 1950) is an American musician, singer and songwriter from Wilmington, Delaware. His "high-energy boogie-blues" sound became a staple of 1980s rock radio, with hits like his original song "Bad to the Bone".
With his band, the Delaware Destroyers, Thorogood has released over 20 albums, of which two have been certified Platinum and six have been certified Gold. He has sold 15 million albums worldwide. Thorogood and band continue to tour extensively and in 2014, celebrated their 40th anniversary of performing.
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