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The Eagles

American country rock band

The Eagles are an American country rock/hard rock band. They formed in Los Angeles, California in 1971. They are known worldwide for their hit songs Hotel California and Take it Easy. In 2006 they held the record for most albums sold, with their Greatest Hits, Volume I

The Eagles
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The Eagles performing live
Background information
OriginLos Angeles, California, United States
GenresHard rock, country rock, soft rock, arena rock, folk rock
Years active1971–1980, 1994–2016, 2017–present
Members
Don Henley
Joe Walsh
Timothy B. Schmit
Deacon Frey
Past members
Glenn Frey
Randy Meisner
Don Felder

On January 18, 2016, Glenn Frey died of pneumonia at age 67. His son Deacon replaced him in the band the next year.

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