Bellamy Brothers

the Bellamy Brothers are consisting an US-American Country music - duo, of Howard Bellamy (* 2. February 1946 in Darby, Florida) and David Bellamy (* 16. September 1950 in Darby, Florida).

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first steps

David and Howard spent their childhood in Florida on the farm of their parents. Already early they took up musical impulses from numerous style directions. They learned different instruments and collected in several volume experiences. 1968 created it the Pop group of Jericho, which had three years existence. The brothers concentrated afterwards first on the letter of Songs. 1973 took up Jim Stafford the title Spiders and Snakes written by David . The single sold itself more than three million time and provided for them a solid financial pad.

the Bellamy Brothers drew career after this first success to Los Angeles, where they worked first as session musicians. 1975 received it from the Curb label a record contract. Their first single was a failure. Then they experienced over the friendly Drummer of the Begleitband Neil of dia. moon of a Song, which a Roady had written to that volume: Let Your Love flow. The duo brought thereby a single in and obtained a Blockbuster hit, which reached world-wide top positions in the Pop Hitparaden (in addition in Germany the version of Jürgen Drews became a bed in the Kornfeld the hit). An album produced afterwards resemble Names sold myself likewise outstanding.

The Country scene was of in-usual, with much resounds supported music of the Bellamy Brothers first little done. Let Your Love flow reached only place 30 the Country Charts. After a longer stay in Europe end of the seventies a lighter quiet change was introduced toward classical Country music. Consequently the single If I Said You Have A Beautiful Body Would You Hold It Against ME place one the Country Charts reached 1979. Further Top Ten placements followed. arrive to 1980 with Sugar Daddy and Dancin' cowboy again two Nummer-1-Hits.

Their Erfolgssträhne continued until the end of the eighties. 1991 created the brothers their own label. The sales figures decreased/went back clearly, but the Bellamy Brothers remained in the business.


  • 2002 - The Reason For The Reason (MCA/Curb)
  • 2002 - talk-hit a corner Girls Forever (Bellamy Brothers)
  • 1999 - Lonely planet (Blue has)
  • 1998 - Reggae cowboy (intersound)
  • 1997 - Over The LINE (intersound)
  • 1996 - Tropical Christmas (intersound)
  • 1996 - Dancing (intersound)
  • 1995 - native American (Jupiter)
  • 1994 - Nobody's Perfect (Jupiter)
  • 1993 - Rip off The Knob (Bellamy Brothers)
  • 1992 - Beggars & Heroes (Jupiter)
  • 1991 - neon cowboy (Jupiter)
  • 1990 - Reality check (MCA/Curb)
  • 1990 - Crazy From A Heart (MCA/Curb)
  • 1988 - Rebels Without A Clue (MCA/Curb)
  • 1987 - Country RAP (MCA/Curb)
  • 1986 - Howard & David (MCA/Curb)
  • 1984 - Restless (MCA/Curb)
  • 1983 - Strong Weakness (MCA/Curb)
  • 1982 - When incoming goods Were Boys (Elektra)
  • 1980 - You CAN GET Crazy (Warner)
  • 1980 - Suns OF The Sun (Warner)
  • 1979 - Two & Only (Warner)
  • 1978 - Beautiful Friends (Warner)
  • 1977 - Plain & Fancy (Warner)
  • 1976 - Let Your Love flow (Warner)

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