Harry Chapin

Harry Chapin

Real Name:
Harry Forster Chapin
Born December 7, 1942 New York City.
Died July 16, 1981 when his car was hit by a truck in Jericho, New York.

Harry Forster Chapin was an American singer-songwriter best known for his folk rock songs including "Taxi", "W*O*L*D", "Flowers Are Red" and the No. 1 hit "Cat's in the Cradle". Chapin was also a dedicated humanitarian who fought to end world hunger; he was a key player in the creation of the Presidential Commission on World Hunger in 1977. In 1987, Chapin was posthumously awarded the Congressional Gold Medal for his humanitarian work.

Son of Jim Chapin.
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Harry Chapin Discography


ELK 42 125 Harry Chapin Sniper And Other Love Songs (Album) Elektra ELK 42 125 Germany 1972 Sell This Version
EKS 75023, EKS-75023 Harry Chapin Heads & Tales (Album) Elektra, Elektra EKS 75023, EKS-75023 Canada 1972 Sell This Version
75065, EKS-75065 Harry Chapin Short Stories (Album) Elektra 75065, EKS-75065 US 1973 Sell This Version
ELK 52 007 (B) (7E-1012) Harry Chapin Verities & Balderdash (Album) Elektra ELK 52 007 (B) (7E-1012) Germany 1974 Sell This Version
7ES 1041, 7ES-1041 Harry Chapin Portrait Gallery (Album) Elektra, Elektra 7ES 1041, 7ES-1041 Canada 1974 Sell This Version
7E-1082 Harry Chapin On The Road To Kingdom Come (Album) Elektra 7E-1082 US 1976 Sell This Version
7E-2009 Harry Chapin Greatest Stories - Live (Album) Elektra 7E-2009 Canada 1976 Sell This Version
9E 301 Harry Chapin Dance Band On The Titanic (Album) Elektra 9E 301 Australia 1977 Sell This Version
TC-8142 Harry Chapin Living Room Suite (Album) Elektra TC-8142 US 1978 Sell This Version
TC-16 Harry Chapin 13 Musical Biographies With Alison Steele(LP, Promo) DWJ Associates TC-16 US 1978 Sell This Version
BB-703 Harry Chapin Legends Of The Lost And Found (Album) Elektra BB-703 US 1979 Sell This Version
FW 36872 Harry Chapin Sequel (Album) The Boardwalk Entertainment Co FW 36872 Canada 1980 Sell This Version
AG-5325 Harry Chapin Dreams Go By(LP, Album) Stutheit Records AG-5325 US 1980 Sell This Version
GRL 335 Harry Chapin Remember When The Music (Album, Comp) Dunhill Compact Classics GRL 335 US 1987 Sell This Version
DZL 041 Harry Chapin The Last Protest Singer (Album) Sequel Records DZL 041 US 1988 Sell This Version
none Harry Chapin Harry Chapin and His Band: The WNEW Concert with Tom Chapin and Pete Fornatale(Cass, Promo) Not On Label none US 1989 Sell This Version
BTL740 Harry Chapin Harry Chapin (Album) The Bottom Line Record Company, L.L.C. BTL740 US 1997 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

E-45327-A Harry Chapin Better Place To Be (Single) Elektra E-45327-A US 1972 Sell This Version
K 12060 Harry Chapin Could You Put Your Light On, Please Elektra K 12060 UK 1972 Sell This Version
K 12044 Harry Chapin Taxi (Single) Elektra K 12044 UK 1972 Sell This Version
K 12078 Harry Chapin Sunday Morning Sunshine / Burning Herself(7", Single, Promo) Elektra K 12078 UK 1972 Sell This Version
EK-45874 Harry Chapin W.O.L.D (Single) Elektra EK-45874 US 1973 Sell This Version
ELK 12133 Harry Chapin Morning D.J. Of W.O.L.D(7", Single) Elektra ELK 12133 Netherlands 1973 Sell This Version
EKS 638 Harry Chapin Cat's In The Cradle (Single) Elektra, Elektra EKS 638 South Africa 1974 Sell This Version
EK-45893 Harry Chapin What Made America Famous? (Single) Elektra EK-45893 US 1974 Sell This Version

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