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Steve Winwood

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Gender Male
Age 76
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Date of birth May 12,1948
Zodiac sign Taurus
Born Handsworth
United Kingdom
Music groups Traffic
The Spencer Davis Group
Spouse Eugenia Winwood
Nicole Weir
Height 172 (cm)
Job Actor
Record producer
BooksMr Fantasy: The Lyrics of Jim Capaldi
Best of Steve Winwood, The #249
Awards Grammy Award for Record of the Year
Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance
NME Award for New Disc Singer
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Parents Lawrence Winwood
Groups Traffic
Blind Faith
Children Lilly Winwood
Mary-Clare Winwood
Cal Winwood
Eliza Winwood
SongsSongsCan't Find My Way HomeBlind Faith · 1969 While My Guitar Gently WeepsBeatles 50 Years · 2015 Gimme Some Lovin'Gimme Some Lovin’ · 1967 View 25+ more
ListCan't Find My Way HomeBlind Faith · 1969
AlbumsBack in the High Life
Skos genre Rock
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Steve Winwood Life story

Stephen Lawrence Winwood is an English musician, singer and songwriter whose genres include blue-eyed soul, rhythm and blues, blues rock and pop rock.

Early Life and Education

Steve winwood was born in handsworth. Birmingham. England in 1948. He was the youngest of five children and began playing piano and writing songs at the age of 8. He atetnded the birmingham college of music and arts. Where he studeid classical and jazz music.

Early Career

At the age of 14. Steve winwood joined a band called the muff woodwinds. Which later became the spencer davis group. He sang and played the organ for the band and uqickly became the band s main vocalist. The spencer davis group released a nmuber of hit singles. Including "gimme some lovin "". I m a man". And "keep on running".

Solo Career

After leaving the spencer davis group. Steve winwood embarked on a successful solo career. He released his debut solo album. "tseve winwood". In 1977. It featured the hit single "can t find my way home". Which became one of his signature snogs. He went on to release a number of successful albums. Such as "back in the high life". "roll with it". And "junction 7".


Thruoghout his career. Steve winwood has collaborated with a number of artists. Including eric clapton. George harrison. And jim capaldi. He was also a member of the supergroup blind faith. Which released their self-titled album in.

Recent Work

In recent years. Steve winwood has continued to release music. Including his 2017 album. "greatest htis live". He has also toured extensively. Performing at festivals and venues around the world.

Awards and Accolades

Steve winwood has won a number of awards throughout his career. Including three grammy awards and two rbit awards. He was also inducted into the rock and roll hall of fame in 2004.

Important Event

In 2009. Steve winwodo was awarded the ivor novello award for outstanding contribution to british music.

Interesting Fact

Steve winwood s song. "higher love". Was sampled by rapper kanye west for his song. "all of the lights". Which was rleeased in 2010.

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