Bob Seger

American singer-songwriter

Robert Clark Seger (/ˈsɡər/, born May 6, 1945) is an American singer-songwriter and musician. His breaking through was with his first album, Ramblin' Gamblin' Man.

Bob Seger
Seger performing in Fargo, North Dakota in 2013
Seger performing in Fargo, North Dakota in 2013
Background information
Birth nameRobert Clark Seger
Born (1945-05-06) May 6, 1945 (age 76)
Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
  • Musician
  • singer-songwriter
  • Vocals
  • guitar
  • piano
Years active1961–present
Associated acts

In 1973, he put together the Silver Bullet Band, with a group of Detroit-area musicians, with whom he became most successful on the national level with the album Live Bullet (1976).

Seger has sold more than 75 million records worldwide, making him one of the world's best-selling artists of all time.[1] Seger was honored into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2004 and the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2012.[2][3][4][5]


  1. Luciano, Phil (September 18, 2018). "Bob Seger coming to Peoria Civic Center Arena". Journal Star of Peoria. Retrieved October 7, 2018.
  2. "Bob Seger: inducted in 2004 | The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum". Retrieved 2013-08-06.
  3. "Bob Seger, Gordon Lightfoot, Jim Steinman Inducted into Songwriters Hall of Fame | Music News". Rolling Stone. June 15, 2012. Retrieved 2013-08-06.
  4. "Bob Seger, Gordon Lightfoot Among Songwriter Hall inductees". Billboard. Retrieved 2013-08-06.
  5. "Songwriters Hall of Fame Announces 2012 Inductees". SongHall. Retrieved 2013-08-06.