Wikipedia : This day (November 12, 1945), in Toronto, Canada, is born Neil Percival Young simply known as Neil Young , Canadian musician, singer-songwriter, activist, member of Buffalo Springfield and Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young before embarking in a long solo carreer
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@allmusic : Despite his enormous catalog and influence, Young continued to move forward, writing new songs and exploring new music. That restless spirit ensured that he was one of the few rock veterans as vital in his old age as he was in his youth.
@last.fm : His idiosyncratic approach to genre even led to him being sued by his record company (Geffen) in the 80s for making uncharacteristic music.
Audio : Heart of Gold . Old Man . Harvest Moon . The Needle and the Damage Done . Southern Man . After the Gold Rush . Rockin’ in the Free World . Only Love Can Break Your Heart . Cinnamon Girl . Harvest .
Video : For What It’s Worth / Mr Soul (w/Buffalo Springfield) . Down By The River (w/ Crosby, Stills & Nash, 1970) . Old Man & Heart Of Gold (1971) . Alabama (w/ the Stray Gators) . Cowgirl In The sand (Japan, 1976) . Like A Hurricane (MTV, 1977 . Thrasher (Cow Palace, 1978) . Sample and Hold (Berlin, 1982) . Wonderin’ (w/ The Shocking Pinks) . Down by the River (w/ The International Harvesters) . Hey Hey, My My (Farm Aid, 1985) . Computer Age (w/ Crazy Horse) . Southern Man (w/ Crosby, Stills & Nash, Oakland Coliseum Arena, 1988) . Rockin’ In The Free World (SNL, 1989) . Mother Earth (Farm Aid, 1990) . Cinnamon Girl (1991) . War of Man (1992) . Pocahontas (MTV Unplugged, 1993) . Change Your Mind (w/ Crazy Horse, Farm Aid, 1994) . Long May You Run (Farm Aid, 1997) . Powderfinger (Farmaid, 1998) . Buffalo Springfield Again . Imagine (9/11 TV Benefit, 2001) . All Along the Watchtower (w/ Booker T & the MGs, 2002) . It’s A Dream (Ryman Auditorium, 2005) . My Heart . A Day in the Life (2008) . The Needle And The Damage Done (Glastonbury, 2009) . Love and War (Farm Aid, 2011) . Changes (Farm Aid, 2013) .