Bread (band)

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Bread
Origin Los Angeles, California, United States
Genres Soft rock, folk rock
Years active 1969–1973; 1976–1978; 1996–1997
Labels Elektra, Rhino
Associated acts The Remingtons
The Pleasure Fair
Toast/Radio Dixie
Past members
David Gates
Jimmy Griffin
Robb Royer
Mike Botts
Larry Knechtel

Bread are an American rock/pop band. They formed in Los Angeles, California in the late 1960s. 1970 "Make It With You" was a No. 1 hit in the Billboard chart. "If" was a 1971 worldwide hit. Bread disbanded in 1978. The band leader was David Gates. He composed all of Bread's hits. The 1996 reunion was a year world tour.

Major hit singles[change | edit source]

  • Make It With You
  • If
  • Baby I'm-A Want You
  • Everything I Own
  • Guitar Man
  • Lost Without Your Love