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This is BURTON CUMMINGS; the voice; the songs of a generation. The Music you know, from the man who created it; the hits like you have never heard them before – unplugged!
Few artists have achieved the level of public success and critical acclaim he enjoys from a dazzling career spanning more than forty years. Cummings’ voice has been rated among the finest in rock music. As a singer and song writer he has amassed more hit records than almost any performer in Canadian history. During his tenure with Canada’s original rock ‘n’ roll superstars The Guess Who he recorded the hits “These Eyes”, “Laughing”, “No Time”, “American Woman”, “Share The Land”, “Hang On To Your Life”, “Clap For The Wolfman” and many more. As a solo artist he has carved his mark on minds and hearts with “Stand Tall”, “I’m Scared”, “Dream of a Child”, “You Saved My Soul”, “I Will Play a Rhapsody”, “Timeless Love”, and many other much-loved tunes.
As Canadian rock-music royalty, BURTON CUMMINGS is a six-time Juno Award winner, member of the Order of Canada, the Order of Manitoba, the Canadian Music Hall of Fame, Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame, Canadian Walk of Fame, Canadian Music Industry Hall of Fame, and Prairie Music Hall of Fame. The accolades continue with the Governor-General’s Performance Arts Award, twenty-two SOCAN Awards and several BMI (Broadcast Music Industry) awards for more than 1 million airplays of his songs. The critically acclaimed “Above The Ground” is his first album to feature all original songs written by Burton.
This multi-platinum artist is not slowing down. BURTON CUMMINGS remains a consummate showman with an extraordinary gift for entertaining. He is second to none in delighting audiences, standing firmly at the top of his game as an unrivaled singer, songwriter, showman, and recording artist!