"You can go from doing something quite silly to something dead serious in the blink of an eye, and if you're making those connections with your audience then they're going to go right along with it."

  • Born Bruce Frederick Joseph Springsteen on Sept. 23, 1949, in Long Branch, New Jersey
  • Bruce Springsteen's 1975 album, Born to Run, reached No. 3 on the Billboard 200. The title track earned Springsteen his first Top 40 single, peaking at No. 23. His 1984 album, Born In The U.S.A., became his second to top the Billboard 200, following 1980's The River.
  • Springsteen won his first career GRAMMY for Best Rock Vocal Performance for 1984 for "Dancing In The Dark." At the 36th GRAMMYs in 1994, Springsteen made his GRAMMY stage debut, performing a medley alongside Bonnie Raitt, Steve Winwood and B.B. King.
  • Did you know? The first song the Boss learned to play on the guitar was the English traditional folk song "Greensleeves."
  • Springsteen was honored as the 2013 MusiCares Person of the Year. The event's tribute concert featured performances of his songs by Mumford & Sons, John Legend, Kenny Chesney, Patti Smith, Jackson Browne, and Mavis Staples, among others. The gala raised approximately $6.7 million for MusiCares.

Bruce Springsteen

"You can go from doing something quite silly to something dead serious in the blink of an eye, and if you're making those connections with your audience then they're going to go right along with it."

  • Born Bruce Frederick Joseph Springsteen on Sept. 23, 1949, in Long Branch, New Jersey
  • Bruce Springsteen's 1975 album, Born to Run, reached No. 3 on the Billboard 200. The title track earned Springsteen his first Top 40 single, peaking at No. 23. His 1984 album, Born In The U.S.A., became his second to top the Billboard 200, following 1980's The River.
  • Springsteen won his first career GRAMMY for Best Rock Vocal Performance for 1984 for "Dancing In The Dark." At the 36th GRAMMYs in 1994, Springsteen made his GRAMMY stage debut, performing a medley alongside Bonnie Raitt, Steve Winwood and B.B. King.
  • Did you know? The first song the Boss learned to play on the guitar was the English traditional folk song "Greensleeves."
  • Springsteen was honored as the 2013 MusiCares Person of the Year. The event's tribute concert featured performances of his songs by Mumford & Sons, John Legend, Kenny Chesney, Patti Smith, Jackson Browne, and Mavis Staples, among others. The gala raised approximately $6.7 million for MusiCares.

GRAMMY Award Results for Bruce Springsteen

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Nominations
Best Rock Performance
We Take Care Of Our Own
Best Rock Song
We Take Care Of Our Own
Best Rock Album
Wrecking Ball
 
Wins
Best Solo Rock Vocal Performance
Working On A Dream
Nominations
Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals
Sea Of Heartbreak
Best Rock Song
Working On A Dream
Best Song Written For Motion Picture, Television Or Other Visual Media
The Wrestler
 
Wins
Best Rock Song
Girls In Their Summer Clothes
Nominations
Best Solo Rock Vocal Performance
Girls In Their Summer Clothes
 
Wins
Best Solo Rock Vocal Performance
Radio Nowhere
Best Rock Instrumental Performance
Once Upon A Time In The West
Best Rock Song
Radio Nowhere
Nominations
Best Rock Album
Magic
 
Wins
Best Traditional Folk Album
We Shall Overcome - The Seeger Sessions
Best Long Form Music Video
Wings For Wheels: The Making Of Born To Run
 
Wins
Best Solo Rock Vocal Performance
Devils & Dust
Nominations
Song Of The Year
Devils & Dust
Best Rock Song
Devils & Dust
Best Contemporary Folk Album
Devils & Dust
Best Long Form Music Video
Devils & Dust
 
Wins
Best Solo Rock Vocal Performance
Code Of Silence
 
Wins
Best Rock Performance By A Duo Or Group With Vocal
Disorder In The House
 
Wins
Best Male Rock Vocal Performance
The Rising
Best Rock Song
The Rising
Best Rock Album
The Rising
Nominations
Album Of The Year
The Rising
Song Of The Year
The Rising
 
Nominations
Best Male Rock Vocal Performance
The Promise (Track)
Best Rock Song
The Promise (Track)
 
Nominations
Best Male Rock Vocal Performance
Thunder Road (Track)
 
Wins
Best Contemporary Folk Album
The Ghost Of Tom Joad
Nominations
Best Male Rock Vocal Performance
Dead Man Walkin' (Track)
 
Wins
Song Of The Year
Streets Of Philadelphia
Best Male Rock Vocal Performance
Streets Of Philadelphia
Best Rock Song
Streets Of Philadelphia
Best Song Written Specifically For A Motion Picture Or For Television
Streets Of Philadelphia (From Philadelphia)
Nominations
Record Of The Year
Streets Of Philadelphia (Single)
 
Nominations
Best Rock Vocal Performance, Male
Human Touch (Album)
Best Rock Song
Human Touch (Single)
 
Wins
Best Rock Vocal Performance, Solo
Tunnel Of Love
Nominations
Best Pop Vocal Performance, Male
Brilliant Disguise (Single)
Best Rock Instrumental Performance (Orchestra, Group Or Soloist)
Paradise By The "C" (Track)
 
Nominations
Record Of The Year
Born In The U.S.A. (Single)
Album Of The Year
We Are The World-USA For Africa/The Album (Album)
 
Wins
Best Rock Vocal Performance, Male
Dancing In The Dark
Nominations
Record Of The Year
Dancing In The Dark (Single)
Album Of The Year
Born In The U.S.A. (Album)
 
Nominations
Best Rock Vocal Performance, Male
The River (Album)
 
Nominations
Best Rock Vocal Performance, Male
Medley: Devil With The Blue Dress/Good Golly Miss Molly/Jenny Take A Ride (Track)

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