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Supertramp, 1980: Dougie Thomson, Rick Davies, Roger Hodgson, John Helliwell, and Bob Siebenberg (hidden.)
Background information
Also known as Daddy (1969–1970)
Origin United Kingdom
Genres Rock, progressive rock, art rock
Years active 1970–1988, 1996–2002, 2010–present
Labels A&M, Oxygen, EMI, Super Cab, Chrysalis
Members Rick Davies
John Helliwell
Bob Siebenberg
Cliff Hugo
Lee Thornburg
Carl Verheyen
Jesse Siebenberg

Supertramp is a British rock band. They were created and managed by a Dutch millionaire and were very popular in the 1970s. The members of Supertramp included Rick Davies and Roger Hodgson, who wrote most of the songs. The band's best-known songs include "Dreamer", "Give a Little Bit", "The Logical Song", "Take the Long Way Home", and "It's Raining Again".

As of 2007, Supertramp album sales exceeded 60 million.


  • Supertramp (1970)
  • Indelibly Stamped (1971)
  • Crime of the Century (1974)
  • Crisis? What Crisis? (1975)
  • Even in the Quietest Moments... (1977)
  • Breakfast in America (1979)
  • ...Famous Last Words... (1982)
  • Brother Where You Bound (1985)
  • Free as a Bird (1987)
  • Some Things Never Change (1997)
  • Slow Motion (2002)

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