McVie in 1977
|Birth name||Christine Anne Perfect|
|Born||12 July 1943|
Bouth, Cumbria, England
|Genres||Blues, pop rock, soft rock, pop|
|Instruments||Vocals, keyboards, piano, accordion, percussion, harmonica, guitar|
|Years active||1967–1998, 2004, 2013–present|
|Labels||Blue Horizon, Reprise, E1 (US), Sanctuary|
|Associated acts||Fleetwood Mac, Chicken Shack|
Christine McVie (born Christine Anne Perfect on 12 July 1943) is an English singer-songwriter and keyboardist. She is best known for being a member of rock band Fleetwood Mac. Eight songs written and sung by McVie are on the band's Greatest Hits album. They include "Don't Stop", "Little Lies", "Everywhere" and "You Make Loving Fun". She has also released three solo albums.
In 1998, as a member of Fleetwood Mac, McVie was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. She also received the Brit Award for Outstanding Contribution to Music. After retiring from the band, she worked on solo material. McVie appeared on stage with Fleetwood Mac at London's O2 Arena in September 2013. She rejoined the band in January 2014. Her first full shows since her return were during Fleetwood Mac's On with the Show tour in October 2014. In 2014, McVie received the British Academy's Ivor Novello Award for Lifetime Achievement.
Discography[change | change source]
With Fleetwood Mac:
- Future Games (1971)
- Bare Trees (1972)
- Penguin (1973)
- Mystery to Me (1973)
- Heroes Are Hard to Find (1974)
- Fleetwood Mac (1975)
- Rumours (1977)
- Tusk (1979)
- Mirage (1982)
- Tango in the Night (1987)
- Behind the Mask (1990)
- Time (1995)
- The Dance (1997)
References[change | change source]
- "Christine McVie". billboard.com. Retrieved 7 June 2014.
- "A Band Member Returns to the Fold".
- Pakinkis, Mike (22 May 2014). "Ivor Novello Awards 2014: All the winners". Music Week (London, England: Intent Media). http://www.musicweek.com/news/read/ivor-novello-awards-2014-all-the-winners/058529. Retrieved 5 November 2014.