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Bruce Springsteen is an American singer, songwriter, and instrumentalist known for the Americana and working-class themes in his songs. He tours with the E Street Band. His most successful album was 1984's Born in the U.S.A.
The River is Bruce Springsteen's 1980 double album. It featured the artist's first top-ten single of his music career, "Hungry Heart." While this album was released before his huge spike in popularity a few years later, it was an important step in his music career.