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Michael McDonald (singer)

American recording artist; singer-songwriter, keyboardist, and record producer

Michael McDonald (born February 12, 1952) is an American singer and songwriter. He is known for a soulful baritone[1] singing style. He began his career singing back-up vocals with Steely Dan. He became a member of The Doobie Brothers from 1976 to 1982. This period which resulted in several successful songs for the band. He has won five Grammy Awards.

Michael McDonald
Man with silver shoulder-length hair and goatee in white v-neck top.
Background information
Born (1952-02-12) February 12, 1952 (age 67)
St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.
GenresSoft rock, blue-eyed soul
Occupation(s)Singer, songwriter
InstrumentsVocals, piano, keyboards, guitar
Years active1970–present
LabelsWarner Bros., Reprise, Ramp Records
Associated actsSteely Dan, The Doobie Brothers, Kenny Loggins
Websitemichaelmcdonald.com

McDonald was born in St. Louis, Missouri.

ReferencesEdit

  1. Profile of Michael McDonald by Stephen Thomas Erlewine; www.allmusic.com.

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