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Harry Chapin was a guitar, folk, and light music singer and writer. Harry Chapin was best known for telling stories in his songs. The greatest hit by Harry Chapin was 1974 number one song Cat's In The Cradle, his second top 20 and only number one.
Three years earlier, Harry Chapin reached number 9 with the song Taxi, his first top 20 chart hit. The 1980 top 20 near-miss song Sequel was a second part or sequel to the song Taxi.
Harry Chapin lived from 1942 to 1981, when he died in a car accident.


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  1 Taxi 9   May 1972  
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  2 Could You Put Your Light On Please   Aug 1972  
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  3 Sniper   Nov 1972  
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  4 Sunday Morning Sunshine   Nov 1972  
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  5 WOLD   Mar 1974  
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  6 What Made America Famous   Jul 1974  
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  7 Cat's In The Cradle 1   Dec 1974  
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  8 Mr. Tanner   1974  
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  9 I Wanna Learn A Love Song   Mar 1975  
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  10 Dreams Go By   Sep 1975  
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  11 Better Place To Be   Jun 1976  
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  12 Sequel 25   Dec 1980  
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  13 Remember When The Music   Mar 1981  
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