Van Morrison

Van Morrison

] Morrison promoted the album with a short US tour including an appearance at the SXSW music conference. [] [] (Note:This list is accurate as of October 2008)

Van Morrison discography

Awards and Recognition

Grammy Awards:

:* Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals, 1996, "Have I Told You Lately" (with The Chieftains):* Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals, 1998, "Don't Look Back" (with John Lee Hooker):* Hall of Fame, 1999, "Astral Weeks":* Hall of Fame, 1999, "Moondance":* Hall of Fame, 1999, "Gloria":* Hall of Fame, 2007, "Brown Eyed Girl"

Other recognition:

:* Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, 1993:* BRIT Award - Outstanding contribution to Music, 1994:* OBE award, by Queen Elizabeth II for his service to music, June 1996:* First Musician inducted into the Irish Music Hall of Fame, 1999:* Inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame, 2003:* Honoured as a BMI ICON, October 2004:* Ronnie Scotts Club "Best International Male Singer of 2007" First Inaugural Awards:*Oscar Wilde Award - Irish Contribution to Film, February 2007

ee also

* List of people on stamps of Ireland [cite web |url= |title=Beautiful Day: Irish Rock Legends |publisher=corkuniversitypress|accessdate=2008-09-30]



*Collis, John (1996). "Inarticulate Speech of the Heart", Little Brown and Company, ISBN 0-306-80811-0
*Heylin, Clinton (2003). "Can You Feel the Silence? Van Morrison: A New Biography", Chicago Review Press, ISBN 1-55652-542-7
*Hinton, Brian (1997). "Celtic Crossroads: The Art of Van Morrison", Sanctuary, ISBN 1-86074169X
*Marcus, Greil. 1992. "Van Morrison." In: "The Rolling Stone Illustrated History of Rock & Roll." Anthony DeCurtis and James Henke, with Holly George-Warren, eds. (original ed. Jim Miller): pp442-447. New York: Random House, ISBN 978-0-679-73728-5
*Rogan, Johnny (2006). "Van Morrison:No Surrender", London:Vintage Books ISBN 9780099431831
*Rosenthal, Elizabeth. (2001) "His Song: The Musical Journey of Elton John", Billboard Books, ISBN 0823088936
*Turner, Steve (1993). "Too Late to Stop Now", Viking Penguin, ISBN 0-670-85147-7
*cite web| title = Van Morrison| work = Peter Wolfe. Rolling Stone Issue 946| publisher = Rolling Stone| url =
*cite web| title = The Immortals: The First Fifty| work = Rolling Stone Issue 946| publisher = Rolling Stone| url =

Further reading

*Dawe, Gerald (2007). "My Mother-City, Belfast":Lagan Press — (Includes section on Van Morrison from previous edition, The Rest is History, Newry:Abbey Press, 1998)
*Yorke, Ritchie (1975). "Into The Music", London:Charisma Books , ISBN 0-85947-013-X

External links

* [ Official Van Morrison website]
* [ Van Morrison] at allmusic
* [ Van Morrison] at
* [ Van Morrison] at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
* [ Van Morrison] at Songwriters Hall of Fame
* [ Van Morrison News and Complete Discography]
* [ Van Morrison Official Releases and all concert setlists]
* [ Photos Session, Van Morrision, 1972] by Michael Maggid
* [ Van Morrison News, Concert Reviews and Concert Dates]

NAME=Morrison, Van
ALTERNATIVE NAMES=Morrison, George Ivan (full name)
SHORT DESCRIPTION=Musician, singer and songwriter
DATE OF BIRTH=August 31, 1945
PLACE OF BIRTH=Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

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