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Birth Place: Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England
Years Active: 1962–1969, 1977, 1983–1984
Genres: Blues-rock, British Blues, Psychedelic Rock, Rock And Roll, R&B, Soul

The Animals was an English music group of the 1960s formed in Newcastle upon Tyne during the early part of the decade, and later relocated to London. The Animals underwent numerous personnel changes in the mid-1960s and suffered from poor business management. Under the name Eric Burdon and the Animals, they moved to California and achieved commercial success as a psychedelic rock band, before disbanding at the end of the decade. Altogether, the group had ten Top 20 hits on both the U.K. Singles chart and the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 Singles chart. The band balanced tough, rock-edged pop singles against rhythm and blues-oriented album material. They were known in the U.S. as part of the British... Continue Bio >>


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