Steve Perry

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Perry in 2019

Stephen Ray Perry (born January 22, 1949)[1] is an American singer and songwriter. He is best known as the lead singer of the rock band Journey. He was with Journey during their most commercially successful periods from 1977 to 1987, and again from 1995 to 1998. Perry also had a successful solo career between the mid-1980s and mid-1990s. Prato's colleague John Franck praised Perry's as a soaring "whale of a voice".

Ranked No. 76 on Rolling Stone's "100 Greatest Singers of All Time",[2] Perry was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Journey on April 7, 2017.[3]

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  1. "Steve Perry: Biography" Archived August 21, 2018, at the Wayback Machine. AllMusic. Retrieved June 10, 2010.
  2. "100 Greatest Singers of All Time". rollingstone. December 3, 2010. Archived from the original on August 9, 2018. Retrieved September 15, 2018.
  3. "Steve Perry reunites with Journey at Rock Hall induction". USA Today. Archived from the original on September 15, 2018. Retrieved September 15, 2018.