History Music / Foreigner

28th Feb '16 10:47:19 AM VicGeorge2011
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!!!Discography
* ''Foreigner'' (1977)
* ''Double Vision'' (1978)
* ''Head Games'' (1979)
* ''4'' (1981)
* ''Agent Provocateur'' (1984)
* ''Inside Information'' (1987)
* ''Unusual Heat'' (1991)
* ''Mr. Moonlight'' (1994)
* ''Can't Slow Down'' (2009)
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23rd Jan '16 7:50:26 PM Exxolon
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1st Jan '16 7:20:34 PM Market43Fan
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* GospelChoirsAreJustBetter: The New Jersey Mass Choir can be heard singing in the background of "I Want to Know What Love Is" and also appeared in the song's music video.
15th May '15 1:29:53 PM MarkLungo
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->''For the science-fiction novels, see {{Literature/Foreigner}}''

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->''For the science-fiction novels, see {{Literature/Foreigner}}''
''Literature.{{Foreigner}}''''.
6th Jul '14 8:32:31 PM RisefromYourGrave
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A British-American rock band originating in TheSeventies and TheEighties, Foreigner was one of several HardRock bands (along with with groups like Music/{{Journey}} and Music/{{Survivor}}) that gained fame in the [[ArenaRock AOR]] scene during the early 1980s. The group's mainstays were English guitarist Mick Jones (not [[Music/TheClash that one]]) and American lead vocalist [[FaceOfTheBand Lou Gramm]], with [[LoadsAndLoadsOfCharacters a rotating cast of other musicians]]. Since Gramm's departure in 2003, Jones is the only founding member still with the group.

The group had it's greatest success with a string of seven multi-platinum albums between 1977 and 1987, and had hit singles with songs including "Cold as Ice", "Juke Box Hero" and the ballads "I Want To Know What Love Is" and "Waiting for a Girl Like You". While members have come and gone, the band continues to tour today, often sharing the stage with fellow AOR stars such as Music/{{Journey}}, Music/{{Styx}} and Music/{{Chicago}}.


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A British-American rock band originating in TheSeventies and TheEighties, Foreigner '''Foreigner''' was one of several HardRock bands (along with with groups like Music/{{Journey}} and Music/{{Survivor}}) that gained fame in the [[ArenaRock AOR]] scene during the early 1980s. The group's mainstays were English guitarist Mick Jones (not [[Music/TheClash that one]]) and American lead vocalist [[FaceOfTheBand Lou Gramm]], with [[LoadsAndLoadsOfCharacters a rotating cast of other musicians]]. Since Gramm's departure in 2003, Jones is the only founding member still with the group.

The group had it's greatest success with a string of seven multi-platinum albums between 1977 and 1987, and had hit singles with songs including "Cold as Ice", "Juke Box Hero" and the ballads "I Want To to Know What Love Is" and "Waiting for a Girl Like You". While members have come and gone, the band continues to tour today, often sharing the stage with fellow AOR stars such as Music/{{Journey}}, Music/{{Styx}} and Music/{{Chicago}}.




* {{Instrumentals}}: "Tramontane," from ''Double Vision''.
* IntercourseWithYou: "Hot Blooded," "Urgent"

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* {{Instrumentals}}: "Tramontane," "Tramontane", from ''Double Vision''.
* IntercourseWithYou: "Hot Blooded," Blooded", "Urgent"
1st May '14 5:19:53 PM AndyLA
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* NamesTheSame: This Mick Jones is not the guitarist of Music/TheClash.
1st May '14 5:19:29 PM AndyLA
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* NamesTheSame: This Mick Jones is not the guitarist of Music/TheClash.
1st Nov '13 10:36:58 PM Mdumas43073
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The group had it's greatest success with a string of seven multi-platinum albums between 1977 and 1987, and had hit singles with songs including "Cold As Ice", "Juke Box Hero" and the ballads "I Want To Know What Love Is" and "Waiting For A Girl Like You". While members have come and gone, the band continues to tour today, often sharing the stage with fellow AOR stars such as Music/{{Journey}}, Music/{{Styx}} and Music/{{Chicago}}.


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The group had it's greatest success with a string of seven multi-platinum albums between 1977 and 1987, and had hit singles with songs including "Cold As as Ice", "Juke Box Hero" and the ballads "I Want To Know What Love Is" and "Waiting For A for a Girl Like You". While members have come and gone, the band continues to tour today, often sharing the stage with fellow AOR stars such as Music/{{Journey}}, Music/{{Styx}} and Music/{{Chicago}}.




* IceQueen: "Cold As Ice"

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* IceQueen: "Cold As as Ice"



* PowerBallad: They recorded several. "I Want To Know What Love Is" is a particularly famous example.
** That song has lately become a BlackSheepHit or OldShame for the band, as they later said they wished they never recorded it at all.

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* PowerBallad: They recorded several. "I Want To to Know What Love Is" is a particularly famous example.
** That song has lately become a BlackSheepHit or OldShame for the band, as they later said they wished they've admitted to wishing they never recorded it at all.



* RhymingWithItself: From "Hot Blooded"

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* RhymingWithItself: From "Hot Blooded"Blooded":


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* SelfTitledAlbum: Their 1977 debut.
1st Nov '13 10:34:38 PM Mdumas43073
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A British-American rock band originating in TheSeventies and TheEighties, Foreigner was one of several HardRock bands, along with with groups like Music/{{Journey}} and Music/{{Survivor}} that gained fame in the [[ArenaRock AOR]] scene during the early 1980s. The group's mainstays were English guitarist Mick Jones (not [[Music/TheClash that one]]) and American lead vocalist [[FaceOfTheBand Lou Gramm]], with [[LoadsAndLoadsOfCharacters a rotating cast of other musicians]]. Since Gramm's departure in 2003, Jones is the only founding member still with the group.

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A British-American rock band originating in TheSeventies and TheEighties, Foreigner was one of several HardRock bands, along bands (along with with groups like Music/{{Journey}} and Music/{{Survivor}} Music/{{Survivor}}) that gained fame in the [[ArenaRock AOR]] scene during the early 1980s. The group's mainstays were English guitarist Mick Jones (not [[Music/TheClash that one]]) and American lead vocalist [[FaceOfTheBand Lou Gramm]], with [[LoadsAndLoadsOfCharacters a rotating cast of other musicians]]. Since Gramm's departure in 2003, Jones is the only founding member still with the group.
24th Jun '13 3:11:02 PM JIKTV
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