Died July 16, 1981 when his car was hit by a truck in Jericho, New York.
Harry Forster Chapin was an American singer-songwriter who became one of the most popular singers of the 1970s. He is 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.
|Harry Chapin||Verities & Balderdash (Album)||Elektra, Elektra, Elektra||UK||1974||Sell This Version|
Singles & EPs
|Harry Chapin||Taxi (Single)||Elektra||US||1972||Sell This Version|
|K 12157||Harry Chapin||Cat's In The Cradle (7", Single)||Elektra||K 12157||UK||1974||Sell This Version|
|K 12271||Harry Chapin||Dance Band On The Titanic (7", Single)||Elektra||K 12271||UK||1977||Sell This Version|
|ELK 12273||Harry Chapin||Dance Band On The Titanic (7", Single)||Elektra||ELK 12273||Germany||1977||Sell This Version|
|R2 384828||Harry Chapin||Cat's In The Cradle And Other Hits (CD, Comp)||Flashback Records||R2 384828||US||2008||Sell This Version|