Rick Neufeld

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Rick Neufeld
Origin Canada
Genres Folk
Occupation(s) Singer, songwriter

Rick Neufeld is a Canadian folk singer[1] who played coffeehouses throughout Canada and the United States before he got his own CBC Television show, The Songsingers. He released a number of albums, including Hiway Child in 1971, Prairie Dog in 1975 and Manitoba Songs in 1978. He was most successful as a songwriter, and his song "Moody Manitoba Morning" became a hit for The Bells.

The album Prairie Dog featured Burton Cummings, Bill Wallace, and Gary Peterson, all from The Guess Who, as well as Terry Bush backing Neufeld.

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Year Album CAN
1971 Hiway Child 71
1975 Prairie Dog
1978 Manitoba Songs

Singles[edit]

Year Single Chart Positions Album
CAN Country CAN
1970 "Moody Manitoba Morning" 83 Hiway Child
1971 "Country Princess" 85
1974 "Country Pride" 9 Prairie Dog
1975 "Most Amazing Lady" 39

References[edit]

  1. ^ Downie, Peter (1997). Fresh air: the private thoughts of a public broadcaster. Northstone Pub. p. 75. ISBN 978-1-896836-08-9. Retrieved 14 August 2011.