Peter Gabriel

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Peter Gabriel (born Peter Brian Gabriel on 13 February 1950) is an internationally-famous award-winning English singer, musician, and songwriter who rose to fame as the lead vocalist and flautist of the progressive rock band Genesis. After leaving Genesis, Gabriel went on to a successful solo career. His 1986 album, So, is his most commercially successful, and the album's biggest hit, "Sledgehammer", won a record nine at the 1987 MTV Video Music Awards. Throughout his career Gabriel has won numerous music awards, including three Brit Awards (winning Best British Male in 1987), six Grammy Awards, and thirteen MTV Video Music Awards. In 2007 he was honoured as a BMI Icon at the 57th annual BMI London Awards for his “influence on generations of music makers”. In 2009 he was awarded the Polar Music Prize and, in 2010, was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Genesis.


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    you could have a steam train
    if you'd just lay down your tracks
    you could have an aeroplane flying
    if you bring your blue sky back
    all you do is call me
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    And this emptiness fills my heart
    When I want to run away
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    We were wanted all along
    I was taught to fight, taught to win
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    Red rain is coming down
    Red rain
    Red rain is pouring down
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