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Bruce Springsteen’s 1980 album The River was the first of Springsteen’s works to go on the Billboard 200 and stayed number 1 for four weeks. Springsteen is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and humanitarian that has been active since 1965. He has become one of the world's best-selling artists' of all-time, selling over 64 million albums and 120 million records worldwide. He is best known for his albums Born in the U.S.A. and Born to Run. Springsteen has won twenty Grammy Awards, two Golden Globes, one Academy Award, and in 1999 he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriters Hall of Fame.