American musical group; rock band
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Blondie is an American new wave pop-rock band who were most popular in the 1970s and 1980s. The lead singer of the band is Debbie Harry. Their best-known hit was Call Me!. The group's music mixes pop, rock and disco. They were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Blondie, 1977. From left: Gary Valentine, Clem Burke, Debbie Harry, Chris Stein, and Jimmy Destri
Background information
OriginNew York City, US
GenresNew Wave, punk rock,[1][2] dance-rock,[3] pop rock,[3][4] power pop
Years active1974-1982; 1997-present

Studio albums change

  • Blondie (1976)
  • Plastic Letters (1977)
  • Parallel Lines (1978)
  • Eat to the Beat (1979)
  • Autoamerican (1980)
  • The Hunter (1982)
  • No Exit (1999)
  • The Curse of Blondie (2003)
  • Panic of Girls (2011)
  • Ghosts of Download (2014)
  • Pollinator (2017)

References change

  1. Grundy, Gareth, "Blondie record Parallel Lines", The Guardian (UK), Friday 10 June 2011. "June 1978: Number 22 in our series of the 50 key events in the history of pop music"
  2. Pareles, Jon, "POP REVIEW; No Debutante: Blondie Returns to Its Roots", The New York Times, February 25, 1999.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Ruhlmann, William. "Blondie - Blondie". Allmusic. Retrieved November 29, 2011.
  4. Ruhlmann, William. "Parallel Lines - Blondie". Allmusic. Retrieved November 29, 2011.

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