Kansas

Kansas

 

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Kansas is an American rock band that became popular in the 1970s initially on album-oriented rock charts and later with hit singles such as "Carry On Wayward Son" and "Dust in the Wind".[3] The band has produced eight gold albums, three multi-platinum albums (Leftoverture, Point of Know Return, The Best of Kansas), one platinum live album (Two for the Show) and a million-selling single, "Dust in the Wind". Kansas appeared on the Billboard charts for over 200 weeks throughout the 1970s and 1980s and played to sold-out arenas and stadiums throughout North America, Europe and Japan. "Carry On Wayward Son" was the second-most-played track on US classic rock radio in 1995 and No. 1 in 1997.[4]

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Leftoverture Live & Beyond
Album
Leftoverture Live & Beyond is an album by Kansas, released on November 3, 2017.
Dust in the Wind
 
"Dust in the Wind" is a song recorded by American progressive rock band Kansas and written by band member Kerry Livgren, first released on their 1977 album Point of Know Return.The song peaked at No.
The Prelude Implicit
 
The Prelude Implicit is the fifteenth studio album by American progressive rock band Kansas, released in September 2016.
Point of Know Return
 
Point of Know Return is the fifth studio album by American rock band Kansas, released in 1977.

Photos - Kansas1000

Popular Albums31

Album Appearances & References6

Popular Songs12

Popular Live Albums5

Live Album Appearances & References1

Song Appearances & References1

Book References & Influences1

Minor Film Appearances & References6

TV Shows8

Video Game References5

Collaborators & Influencers10

Other Music-Related Relationships20

Popular Tours1

Band Members10

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Videos29

Spotify - Albums & Singles121

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Appears On3

 
 
 

Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

News Articles6

Kansas strives for perfection 40 years after hits that defined ’70s rock
  –  August 30, 2017
Despite what many rock fans might think of the ’70s era of rock & roll, with its extremes of art rock and hair bands, Kansas stands the test of time. One can’t forget the renaissance nature of rock music at that time, where experimenting and taking the ...
Iconic rockers Kansas brings ‘Leftoverture’ tour to Civic Center
  –  September 16, 2017
The Kansas tour is dedicated to the 40th anniversary of “Leftoverture,” released in 1976. Rolling Stone included the album in its list of 50 Greatest Progressive Rock of All Time. “Leftoverture” contained the hits “Carry on Wayward Son ...
Kansas strives for perfection 40 years after hits that defined ’70s rock
  –  August 30, 2017
To hear the band Kansas perform at Carmel’s Sunset Center is a pretty ... Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” set the bar high, and the expansion from psychedelic to progressive rock was a natural. Punk music responded with its return to the basics ...
Kansas set to rock Misericordia
  –  September 20, 2017
Two years ago, the news of former lead singer Steve Walsh’s departure from Kansas shook the rock music scene. Fans were left to wonder: Would Kansas carry on? “I had seen Ronnie perform about six years piror,” Williams said. “So when Steve made the ...
Kansas strives for perfection 40 years after hits that defined ’70s rock
  –  August 30, 2017
Despite what many rock fans might think of the ’70s era of rock & roll, with its extremes of art rock and hair bands, Kansas stands the test of time. One can’t forget the renaissance nature of rock music at that time, where experimenting and taking the ...
Kansas strives for perfection 40 years after hits that defined ’70s rock
  –  August 30, 2017
To hear the band Kansas perform at Carmel’s Sunset Center is a pretty rare occurrence. Known alternately as a prog rock band or classic rock band that could also take swings at Southern boogie rock and chart-topping singles, Kansas has a storied history ...

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