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Josh Ritter

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Josh Ritter
Ritter performing in February 2016.
Ritter performing in February 2016.
Background information
Born (1976-10-21) October 21, 1976 (age 47)
Moscow, Idaho, United States
OriginOberlin, Ohio, United States
  • Singer
  • songwriter
  • musician
  • author
Years active1997–present

Josh Ritter (born October 21, 1976) is an American singer-songwriter, musician, and author. He performs and records with The Royal City Band. Ritter is known for his Americana style and narrative lyrics.[1]

In 2006 he was named one of the "100 Greatest Living Songwriters" by Paste magazine.[2]


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  1. Bob Boilen (2010-12-07). "Bob Boilen's Top 10 (Really 9) Albums Of 2010 : All Songs Considered". NPR. Retrieved 2015-10-16.
  2. Ritter, Josh. "Josh Ritter". Huffington Post.

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