The cowboy has told his own story in many songs and ballads. Hundreds of these have come from cowboys whose names are not known. They just sang these songs as they rode on the saddles of their horses across the cattle lands. Or, as they sat at their campfires at night.
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Haitian musician Wyclef Jean gave a moving speech to honor Jamaican performer Jimmy Cliff. Jean said he was not permitted to sing anything but Christian songs as a child. But he loved Jimmy Cliff’s music so much that he simply added Christian lyrics.
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A British band, the Hollies, also was honored by the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Monday night. Hollies member Graham Nash was especially excited because it was his second time. He was first inducted into the Hall of Fame in nineteen ninety-seven with his band Crosby , Stills and Nash.
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The Swedish pop band ABBA was hugely successful in the nineteen seventies and early eighties. ABBA never officially broke up. But the band has not played together since nineteen eighty-two. However, its greatest hits were used in the popular musical show “Mamma Mia” which opened on Broadway in two thousand one. In two thousand eight a movie version was released.
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