Led by its hit title track, the album went on to achieve multi-platinum status and helped the group to win the Grammy Award for Best New Artist.Other hits from the album include "Mandolin Rain" and "Every Little Kiss".Huey Lewis features on harmonica and vocals on "Down the Road Tonight". Bruce Randall Hornsby (born November 23, 1954 in Williamsburg, Virginia) is an American singer, virtuoso pianist, accordion player, and songwriter. What can be said about Bruce Hornsby! Bruce Hornsby and the Range perform in the music video "The Way It Is" from the album "The Way It Is" recorded for RCA Records. Tourdates. This was Bruce Hornsby' first "solo" recording, without The Range, although long-time drummer John Molo was still with him. We have setlists and a couple of recordings already.. We also have the new timeline, charting Bruce’s career from high school and featuring plenty to listen to and watch.. As noted, the ever popular setlists (including 2019) feature, and the concert archive and downloads including the Bruce Hornsby Grateful Dead covers. With Bruce Hornsby & The Range, Bruce Hornsby, David Mansfield, George Marinelli. Having seen Bruce Hornsby live in concert many times all over the country, I was especially excited about the release of this DVD. As eccentric as the artist himself, Legacy's 2015 compilation The Essential Bruce Hornsby may not give casual fans all the hits they know -- "Mandolin Rain" is, for one, here in a live version, while "Every Little Kiss" is absent altogether -- but this does an excellent job of showcasing Hornsby's range and idiosyncratic taste. Singer/songwriter and pianist whose breezy, nonchalant style made his numerous hits of the 1980s instantly recognizable. Bruce Hornsby, the creatively insatiable pianist and singer-songwriter from Williamsburg, Virginia, always has succeeded on his exceptional gifts, his training, and his work ethic. The main reason I was excited is because it was touted as a real show from a real setting, and that it was. It may not indicate the indecision and underdeveloped nature of a debut album, but "The Way It Is" does feel lightly poetic and bold. His song writing and creative lyrics are unparalleled in pop music. The upper list of songs by Bruce Hornsby and The Range may be not complete. The Way It Is is Bruce Hornsby and the Range's debut album, released by RCA Records in 1986.
Read Full Biography. Tourdates. His facility on the keyboard is astounding. The nadir of Bruce Hornsby’s career came roughly 12 years ago, when this deeply cursed recording was released to the public. The recording is a bit brash and loud but very listenable. Bruce Hornsby Community Mailing List Contact. The music remains compelling but the songcraft has become increasing mercurial, vacillating from contemplative wordplay to groan-inducing absurdity. Bruce Hornsby News Music Tour Store Community Mailing List Contact News Music Tour Store. The tracks are a mixture of previously unreleased live recordings, unreleased studio recordings, and album cuts. Bruce Hornsby is a singer songwriter who has built up a reputation for his songwriting that has earned him three Grammy Awards. His facility on the keyboard is astounding. He then spent years playing in bars and sending demo tapes to record companies. The 2019 Absolute Zero tour from Bruce Hornsby is well underway!