We released it on our own label, so it wasn't really a wide distribution but for our own little humble operation, we were very happy with the results, ... But a lot of people have asked me what I've done lately. And when I say I had an album out the last couple of years, they actually didn't know that.Steve Winwood
"Stephen Lawrence" ""Steve"" "Winwood" is an English musician whose genres include rock, blue-eyed soul, rhythm and blues, blues rock, pop rock, and jazz. A multi-instrumentalist, he can play keyboards, bass guitar, drums, guitar, mandolin, violin, and other strings.
Winwood was a key member of The Spencer Davis Group, Traffic (band)/Traffic, Blind Faith and Go (band)/Go. He also had a successful solo career with hits including "Valerie (Steve Winwood song)/Valerie", "Back in the High Life Again" and two US Billboard Hot 100/Billboard Hot 100 number ones; "Higher Love" and "Roll with It (Steve Winwood song)/Roll With It". He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Traffic in 2004.
In 2005 Winwood was honoured as a Broadcast Music Incorporated/BMI Icon at the annual BMI London Awards for his "enduring influence on generations of music makers."
In 2008, Rolling Stone magazine ranked Winwood #33 in its 100 Greatest Singers of All Time.cite web
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