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Gordon Meredith Lightfoot, Jr., (born November 17, 1938) is a Canadian singer and songwriter who achieved international success in folk, country, and popular music. He came to prominence in the 1960s, and broke through on the international music charts in the 1970s with songs such as "If You Could Read My Mind" (1970), "Sundown" (1974) and "The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald" (1976). His songs have been recorded by some of the world's most successful recording artists, including Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash and Bob Dylan.
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Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- If You Could Read My Mind - (3:48) - 22,530 plays
- Sundown - (3:36) - 19,460 plays
- Carefree Highway - (3:39) - 6,317 plays
- The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald - (6:14) - 6,344 plays
- LyricsThe legend lives on from the Chippewa on down
Of the big lake they called 'Gitche Gumee'
The lake, it is said, never gives up her dead
When the skies of November turn gloomy
With a load of iron ore, twenty-six thousand tons more
- Early Morning Rain - (2:11) - 3,682 plays
- Beautiful - (3:24) - 3,816 plays
- Canadian Railroad Trilogy - (6:21) - 2,847 plays
- Song For A Winter's Night - (3:00) - 1,990 plays
- Rainy Day People - (2:46) - 2,144 plays