40th Anniversary Of Bruce Springsteen's Born To Run
Today Bruce Springsteen celebrates the 40th anniversary of his breakthrough album Born To Run, released this week in 1975.
While Born to Run was Bruce Springsteen's third album , it was The Boss' first mainstream success. The record peaked at number three on the Billboard charts and sold more than six million copies in the United States alone.
The landmark album includes Springsteen classics, Born to Run, Jungleland and Tenth Avenue Freeze-Out.
When music critic Jon Landau saw Bruce Springsteen live in concert in 1974 he declared that he had just witnessed 'rock n' roll future'. Landau went on to become Bruce's manager and record producer.