Terry Jacks

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Terry Jacks
Jacks in 1974
Background information
Birth name Terrence Ross Jacks
Born March 29, 1944 (1944-03-29) (age 72)
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Genres Rock, pop, soft rock
Occupations Singer–songwriter
Instruments Vocals, guitar
Years active 1962–present
Labels Columbia, Goldfish, Bell, A&M
Associated acts The Poppy Family

Terry Jacks (born March 29, 1944) is a Canadian musician. He was born and raised in Winnipeg. He now works as an environmental activist.

Jacks is most famous for his song Seasons in the Sun. The song was ranked number one in multiple countries in 1974.[1] It is one of the fewer than forty all-time singles to have sold 10 million copies worldwide.

Studio albums[change | change source]

  • Seasons in the Sun (1974)
  • Y' Don't Fight the Sea (1975)
  • Pulse (1983)
  • Just Like That (1987)
  • Starfish on the Beach (2015)

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