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Induct Dan Fogelberg Into The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame
Petition Background (Preamble):
He was the Rock Music Awards New Male Vocalist of 1974 - 1975. His song, "Longer" is one of the most popular weddings songs in history. His song "Run For The Roses" is now synonymous with the Kentucky Derby. His song "Same Old Lang Syne" is a staple of pre-Christmas airplay across the country. His song "Power Of Gold" was used as the theme song for the 1980 Winter Olympics.
He wrote songs, and performed at numerous concerts, to promote awareness and raise funds for causes ranging from the environment and wildlife preservation, to the rights of Native Americans. He was a master lead, electric, acoustic, rhythm, and classical guitarist, as well an accomplished piano and keyboard player.
He wrote the music and lyrics, sang lead vocals and harmonies, and played most of the instruments on the majority of his recordings. His music is woven into the fabric of the lives of fans around the world.
He has been inducted into the Hit Parade Hall of Fame and the Red Rocks Performers Hall of Fame. Martin Guitars honored Dan with the D-41 Dan Fogelberg Signature edition Martin guitar.
In December of 2007, Dan Fogelberg died of prostate cancer.
The Induct Dan Fogelberg Into The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame petition to The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame was written by Jean Fogelberg and is in the category Arts & Entertainment at GoPetition. Contact author here. Petition tags: dan fogelberg, hall of fame, induct