Tom Petty

Tom Petty

Top Songs

1
Free Fallin'
2
I Won't Back Down
3
Runnin' Down A Dream
4
You Don't Know How It Feels
5
You Wreck Me

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Biography

Upon the release of their first album in the late '70s, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers were shoehorned into the punk/new wave movement by some observers who picked up on the tough, vibrant energy of the group's blend of Byrds riffs and Stonesy swagger. In a way, the categorization made sense. Compared to the heavy metal and art rock that dominated mid-'70s guitar rock, the Heartbreakers' bracing return to roots was nearly as unexpected as the crashing chords of the Clash. As time... Read more

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