Glenn Frey (US musician/singer/songwriter, member of the Eagles)

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Glenn Lewis Frey (pronounced Fry; born November 6, 1948) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and actor, best known as a founding member of the Eagles. Frey formed the Eagles after he met drummer Don Henley in 1970 and the two eventually joined Linda Ronstadt's backup band for her summer tour. The Eagles formed in 1971 and released their debut album in 1972. Glenn Frey played guitar with the Eagles as well as piano and keyboards, and shared lead vocals with Don Henley. The Eagles broke up in 1980 after becoming one of the most successful bands of all time. Frey sang lead vocals on many Eagles hits such as "Take It Easy", "Peaceful Easy Feeling", "Tequila Sunrise", "Already Gone", "Lyin' Eyes", "New Kid in Town", and "Heartache Tonight". After the breakup of the Eagles in 1980, Frey embarked on a successful solo career. He released his debut album in 1982 and went on to record Top 40 hits "The One You Love", "Smuggler's Blues", "Sexy Girl", "The Heat Is On", and "You Belong to the City". As a member of the Eagles, Frey has won six Grammys, and five American Music Awards. The Eagles have sold over 120 million albums worldwide and were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998. As a solo artist and with the Eagles combined, Frey has released 24 Top 40 singles on the Billboard Hot 100.

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Year Title Rating Releases
1982 No Fun Aloud 2
1984 The Allnighter 4
1988 Soul Searchin' 2
1992 Strange Weather 1
2012 After Hours 2

Album + Compilation

Year Title Rating Releases
1995 Solo Collection Compilation 3
2000 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of Glenn Frey Compilation 1
2001 The Universal Masters Collection: Classic Glenn Frey Compilation 1
2005 Rock Breakout Years: 1985 Compilation 1

Album + Live

Year Title Rating Releases
1993 Glenn Frey Live Live 1


Year Title Rating Releases
1984 The Heat Is On 1

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