War



War
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Rating
Active
1969
Born
November 30, -0001 in Long Beach
Died
November 30, -0001
Location
Long Beach, CA, United States
A.K.A.
US funk/rock band
Biography
War (originally called Eric Burdon and War) is an American funk band from Long Beach, California, known for the hit songs "Spill the Wine", "The World Is a Ghetto", "The Cisco Kid", "Why Can't We Be Friends?", "Low Rider", and "Summer". Formed in 1969, War was a musical crossover band which fused elements of rock, funk, jazz, Latin, rhythm and blues, and reggae. Their album The World Is a Ghetto was the best-selling album of 1973. The band also transcended racial and cultural barriers with a multi-ethnic line-up.
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Top Songs by War


Cisco Kid

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Dexter Season 6 (Music from the Showtime Original Series)

Spill the Wine

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Spill The Wine

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Why Can't We Be Friends?

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How High

Cisco Kid

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Cisco Kid

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Anthology 1970-1974

Tobacco Road

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Best of Eric Burdon & War

Paint It Black

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Paint It Black

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The Best of WAR and More, Vol. 2

Don't Let No One Get You Down

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Evolutionary

Evolutionary

War May 19, 2014

13 Tracks

The World Is a Ghetto

The World Is a Ghetto

War December 11, 2012

6 Tracks

Platinum Jazz

Platinum Jazz

War December 13, 2011

12 Tracks

Colección Latina

Colección Latina

War May 3, 2011

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The Music Band

The Music Band

War May 3, 2011

6 Tracks

The Hits

The Hits

War March 1, 2011

12 Tracks

The Music Band 2

The Music Band 2

War January 1, 2011

6 Tracks

Love Is All Around

Love Is All Around

War December 14, 2010

6 Tracks

The Black-Man's Burdon

The Black-Man's Burdon

War December 7, 2010

14 Tracks

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