Born in the U.S.A.

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Born in the U.S.A. is the seventh studio album by American rock singer-songwriter Bruce Springsteen, released on June 4, 1984. A critical and commercial triumph, it found Springsteen marking a departure in his sound. While the predecessor, the dark and acoustic Nebraska featured songs of pessimism and isolation, Born in the U.S.A.'s lyrics expressed signs of hope in the daily fight of the standard American in following the American Dream, a new feeling complemented by synthesized arrangements and a pop-flavored, radio-oriented sound that helped Springsteen to extend his popularity and appeal t...

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  • IT COULD BE ARGUED1 that Bruce Springsteen’s career revolves around two poles. I’m not talking about his music, I’m talking about his decades as a performing artist, and the public awareness of his music. It’s an oversimplification, of course, but what Springsteen’s career comes down to, for the vast majority of listeners, are two songs and the albums to which they give their names: “Born to Run,” and “Born in the U.S.A.

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