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Kansas

Fusing the complexity of British prog rock with an American heartland sound representative of their name, Kansas were among the most popular bands of the late '70s; though typically dismissed by critics, many of the group's hits remain staples of AOR radio playlists to this day. Formed in Topeka in 1970, the founding members of the group -- guitarist Kerry Livgren, bassist Dave Hope, and drummer Phil Ehart -- first played together while in high school; with the 1971 addition of classically trained violinist Robbie Steinhardt, they changed their name to White Clover, reverting back to the Kansas moniker for good upon the 1972 arrivals of vocalist/keyboardist Steve Walsh and guitarist Richard Williams. The group spent the early part of the decade touring relentlessly and struggling for recognition; initially, their mix of boogie and prog rock baffled club patrons, but in due time they established a strong enough following to win a record deal with the Kirshner label.

Kansas' self-titled debut LP appeared in 1974; while only mildly successful, the group toured behind it tirelessly, and their fan base grew to the point that their third effort, 1975's Masque, sold a quarter of a million copies. In 1976, Leftoverture truly catapulted Kansas to stardom. On the strength of the smash hit "Carry on Wayward Son," the album reached the Top Five and sold over three million copies. Released in 1977, Point of Know Return was even more successful, spawning the monster hit "Dust in the Wind." While the 1978 live LP Two for the Show struggled to break the Top 40, its studio follow-up, Monolith, the band's first self-produced effort, reached the Top Ten. That same year, Walsh issued a solo record, Schemer-Dreamer.

In the wake of 1980's Audio-Visions, Kansas began to splinter; both Hope and Livgren became born-again Christians, the latter issuing the solo venture Seeds of Change, and their newfound spirituality caused divisions within the band's ranks. Walsh soon quit to form a new band, Streets; the remaining members forged on without him, tapping vocalist John Elefante as his replacement. The first Kansas LP without Walsh, 1982's Vinyl Confessions, launched the hit "Play the Game Tonight," but after only one more album, 1983's Drastic Measures, they disbanded.

In 1986, however, Kansas re-formed around Ehart, Williams, and Walsh; adding the famed guitarist Steve Morse as well as bassist Billy Greer, the refurbished band debuted with the album Power, scoring a Top 20 hit with "All I Wanted." When the follow-up, 1988's In the Spirit of Things, failed to hit, seven years passed before the release of their next effort, Freaks of Nature. The London Symphony-assisted Always Never the Same followed in 1998, and in 2000 Kansas issued Somewhere to Elsewhere, their 14th studio album (and last to date), which saw the return of founder singer/songwriter Kerry Livgren. Subsequent years found Kansas continuing to tour and release compilations and live albums, culminating in their 2014 inductions into the Kansas Hall of Fame and the Georgia Music Hall of Fame, which coincided with the group's 40th anniversary. Miracles Out of Nowhere, a DVD/CD career retrospective, followed in early 2015. ~ Jason Ankeny, Rovi
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I just collapsed on the floor crying
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samuelsincla i r 1 0 0 2
Cool
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Carry on wayward son - always reminds me of being at the game room and young, liking a guy too old for me HA HA - he came back to find me when I was older and I had moved on with my life O to be young again
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I may be a supernatural freak but I grew up listening to Kansas and all their other songs.
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baileyshouse 3
Carry on wayward son, ugh This song is the greatest thing I've ever heard. Mostly because I have a never ending love for supernatural XD
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all we are is dust in the wind dude, dust, wind, DUDE!!!! XD
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Want to hear more songs than what I already know by Kansas.
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lol @ all these supernatural people only knowing this band for one song.
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Highlander Darkness
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Oh Tessa why ��
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I was on pandora and I heard this song go on and my head just snapped up real quick. Supernatural has conditioned me to love this song unconditiona l l y . This song is amazing the lyrics are fascinating and the rhythm is great. Gah i love it so much!
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Love Dust In The Wind
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Carry on wayward son
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jcontessa
It was the HS Graduating Class song ~ I love the song, but always thought it to be strange for our senior year.
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frirfee
I love Supernatural and this song separately (Carry On My Wayward Son) and I love them both equally. Anyone who says SPN is stupid, "We have guns and we will find you" -Sam Winchester
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It's so true .life's to short . slow down world.
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IMHO any progressive rocker that has never heard of Kansas is a poser!!!
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I live in that town oh my gosh!
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patricktwils o n 7 6
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Your my boy blue!
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I FREAKING LOVE THIS SONG IT PLAYED ON SUPERNATURAL . . . . * D E A N MY BABY!!!!!
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Oh yes !!! When I leave this earth I want that song at my funeral!! So inspirationa l and soulful I love it ever since I was 13 years old !
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Great song!
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Popped open a cold one and listening to this song. Mind goes crazy thinking about the lyrics.
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Great group another group grew up listening to
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There is a truth in this song, that's all we are, dust in the wind
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Leftoverture was my first 8-track when i was a kid........
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Love the band KANSAS love the carry on my wayward son
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Green River is a some
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gretchen547
brillant lyrics
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Love This Song Dust In The Wind . By Kansas
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Me encanta esta banda desde siempre!!!☺
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ROTFLMFAO... . . m a n , the people in these comments.... you guys all made me laugh so hard! THANKYOU! I needed that.
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spn af
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ogoforth
Saw them in Nothfield, Ohio last week. Awesome show and my wife won an autographed guitar.
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Awesome song!
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I luv Supernatural . Probably my favorite show. And I luv Kansas. I especially luv Carry On Wayward Son. SPN! SPN! SPN! SPN! SPN!
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SUPERNATURAL !!!!!!!
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i love kansas they are a really nice classic rock band to listen to !!!!!!!!
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To start with how on earth can u call them a 1hit wonder that's ridiculous. And I agree with someone u SUCK
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love them!
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Bst song evr
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Best Kansas song !!!!!
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dandeedlee
good musicians, bunch a douchebags though
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My favorite band named after a backwards state full of right wing retards!
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i love this song and my brother introduced me to classic rock and my good friend nicolette introduced me to kansas and supernatural
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Saw them in Pa in 1980, my first concert of 50. Dust in the wind is da bomb!!
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Loved them.took a greyhound bus from omaha to Kansas city for a concert in royal stadium in 1977
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